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The Bear

4.0 of 5 71 High Street, Esher KT10 9RQ, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Potto, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed just before Christmas for one night and an evening meal. Good to find fresh milk already in the rooms which are nice but getting tatty now. Quite a bit of road noise one side and noise from the bar the other side but we expected that. The meal was a bit of a struggle though. I can't remember... More 

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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

We came just for lunch, a small quiet bar with a nice atmosphere... The food was pretty good and honestly priced- just a real pity that the girl behind the bar had no idea how to be friendly and what a smile was!

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Surrey, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

My husband & I have eaten hear several times(usually once or twice a month, food generally ok, staff can be a bid oddball. Had dinner there yesterday main ok, had apple strudel for dessert which was not good pastry hard filling mushy & nondescript, told waitress who said she would speak to chef, she never came back - bill came... More 

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Guildford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Fantastic game and wine tasting evening at the Bear - food, wine and service all really good. Champagne and canapes to start, then courses of smoked salmon, pheasant, venison and British cheeses. Excellent value at £27.50. Bring on the next one and we will invite our friends!

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Kingston, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

We won a voucher for Sunday lunch at the Bear and it was delicious! We had the pigeon breast starter, which although we had to wait half an hour for, tasted scrummy! We then had the beef and chicken roast dinners which did not disappoint. It all tasted great, it was not as hot as we liked but it was... More 

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York, United Kingdom
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34 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

I stayed for one night at The Bear. The room was spacious and well equipped and of a good clean standard. Although it faced the main road noise was minimal. The bar was pleasant and fairly popular with a good outdoor area also. Breakfast was decent with a reasonable choice available. Close to shops and bars and restaurants.

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London, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

I visited the The Bear last Saurday with a friend for a drink, and having bought 2 large glasses of wine, we went to sit outside on the high tables and bar stools. As I went to climb onto the stool, I leant on the table, which tipped, causing my drink to fall over. A bar attendant came and tried... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

We have just returned from The Bear after staying there whilst we did a 3 day show at Hampton Court Palace. The rooms are lovely, clean and big. Food in the bar is pleasant and the pub garden was lovely on a hot evening. BUT be warned, if you are staying here for an event at Hampton Court Palace the... More 

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Bristol England
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53 reviews 53 reviews
21 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Stayed the night last night, had a good nights sleep, but woken up by the traffic. I did have the windows open so it was my fault. Plus the pub is on a main road so what do you expect ??? Breakfast was nice and service good

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Visited with a work colleague, we had 30 minutes for lunch, we both ordered Wraps, such a sile meal, after a 35 minute wait we asked the bar girl where our food was, the pub was empty. We finally received our food after 40 minutes, this caused us to be late for work, which wasn't the plan

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Bear H, Manager at The Bear, responded to this review

Hello Paul Thank you for your comments we have investigated the issues with our restaurant and kitchen teams regarding the delay with your food. It was very unfortunate the order for your food arrived into the kitchen at the same time as the order for a table of 18 people seated outside and a small party in our main dining... More 

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Address: 71 High Street, Esher KT10 9RQ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Surrey > Esher
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Bear 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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