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The Bear Hotel

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High Street, Alcester B49 5AB , England
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  • 14
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  • 6
    Very good
  • 4
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Ladies Wot Lunch

We are regular visitors to Alcester on a Monday and decided on this occasion to have lunch at the Bear. There is a good choice of food on the menu, all of which is reasonably priced. We took advantage of the Seniors menu - two courses for £8.45 and we were not disappointed. I had the Broccoli and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 18, 2015
Krispie53
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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
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English first
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Wonderful food. Excellent staff and a warm inviting atmosphere. I highly recommend this place. We only had a bar snack but it was amazing quality and value

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

We visited the Bear lunch time, the service was good, we were afforded a friendly welcome, the service was good and the food excellent. It was a very lovely way to spend a couple of hours, chatting and eating, in pleasant surroundings, without any hassle.

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Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

We were recommended to this pub by a local person It has a good reange on the menu including a great value pensioners menu The inside is quite modern of an ancient caoching house There was only one barmaid and she served excellantly evne if she was run ragged The food was very tastey and well presented from subtantial meals... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Great food, very friendly staff. Will continue you eat here on a regular basis. You can tell all the food is made fresh daily.

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Alcester, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

It's no surprise this pub is often pretty empty considering our experiences of what we assumed to be the management. Despite our efforts to be friendly and helpful towards them we were spoken to very unpleasantly - it felt like they were used to dealing with unfriendly customers, or maybe they just have no customer service skills. No class whatsoever.

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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

We are regular visitors to Alcester on a Monday and decided on this occasion to have lunch at the Bear. There is a good choice of food on the menu, all of which is reasonably priced. We took advantage of the Seniors menu - two courses for £8.45 and we were not disappointed. I had the Broccoli and Stilton soup... More 

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Studley, United Kingdom
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Have enjoyed eating at The Bear for about the last 5 years on a regular basis but was very disappointed again today to find it was closed to the public due to a wedding reception being held there. This has happened so many times over the last 6 months that we will not be bothering to go there again. Funerals,... More 

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56 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Reliable little place in small town. Food was well cooked an presented. I can't workout why it's cheaper for a pensioner than for me to earths same food. The pub was empty when we went. I wanted the meal deal advertised on the board outside but it's only available to people two years older than me! I don't think that's... More 

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Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014 via mobile

Looked a good menu outside, only wanted sandwiches good choice, reasonably priced and served promptly with a nice side salad. In warm and comfortable surrounding. Will be going back again next time we are in Alcester.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Being a. Saturday breakfast fanatic, and eating in most local places I just had to check out breakfast at the bear.....it was I must say with out question the best local breakfast, they served the best smoked tasty bacon, along with all the trimmings toast and coffee ...definitely a new and local little gem for Saturdays :-) x

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Address: High Street, Alcester B49 5AB, England
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Warwickshire  >  Alcester
Cuisine: British

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  • Address: High Street, Alcester B49 5AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Warwickshire  >  Alcester

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: British

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