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Bluebell Inn

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Farnah Green | DE56 2UP, Belper, England
01773 826495
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Today
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 55
    Excellent
  • 40
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 15
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great Sunday Lunch at Very Welcoming Pub

Yesterday we had a lovely Sunday Lunch with family to celebrate our son's 18th birthday. We were made to feel most welcome by Steve and his staff who offered great, efficient service and lovely food. We can see why it is so popular! Thanks to all for making our son's birthday so special. We... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 11, 2015
Leahandfamily
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Derby, United Kingdom
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English first
Derby, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Yesterday we had a lovely Sunday Lunch with family to celebrate our son's 18th birthday. We were made to feel most welcome by Steve and his staff who offered great, efficient service and lovely food. We can see why it is so popular! Thanks to all for making our son's birthday so special. We would definantly recommend a trip to... More 

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Belper, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Food very good value and ambience delightful. Waitresses not quite on the ball,seemed a bit tired maybe because it was Saturday night and they had had a hard day.

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belper derbyshire
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121 reviews 121 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015 via mobile

dropped in for a quick pub dinner but ended up in the restaurant because the bar was full. Really glad we did, excellent menu with nicely prepared and cooked fresh and tasty food. Friendly staff and a nice traditional atmosphere. Great choice to suit all pallets. We ordered four different plates and they all came out hot and fresh. We... More 

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Nottingham
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91 reviews 91 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015 via mobile

first time visit; cosy traditional pub atmosphere serving good selection of drinks. Extensive menu backed up with a specials board for lunch. The restaurant is totally different to the pub in decor/ atmosphere; great to see tablecloths, linen napkins, fresh flowers and candles a great look. We had ordered in the bar so the starters appeared when we sat down,... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

Have been using this restaurant Qiute regulary .the food and service is good restaurant decor good . However the car park and entrance areas on the exterior are never attended to and to be frank the whole place looks like a bit of a tip.

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Derby
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110 reviews 110 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Another great experience. Went with the family for Sunday lunch and dined in the restaurant which is very nice. The pub was very busy but it is very professionally run and all of the staff work really hard and give first class customer service. Everyone really enjoyed the meal and the menu choice is very good too with choices of... More 

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Belper, United Kingdom
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15 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Having tried to book the bear and the hollybush we opted for here after good reports! Walked from belper via the road......walked in the pub, landlord was abrupt, maybe was having a bad day......anyway ordered our food, starters were fab....main....hmmm....I had lamb which was pre cut and cooked.....limited gravy.....so was disappointed.....but my partner ordered the vegetarian selection.....lasagne....v v sloppy....Poor presentation... More 

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Derbyshire
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39 reviews 39 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

We have been to the Bluebell several times recently and always been very pleased with the meal and service. A good menu and selection of wine - very satisfactory

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18 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

I have known the Bluebell over the years, and it's like a roller coaster, up and down. I went today for Sunday lunch and was most pleasantly surprised, under the present Owner/Manager, it is very good indeed. You can tell a professional Restauranteur a mile away, and the present Landlord most certainly is. The Sunday lunch menu with a good... More 

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8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

I have known the Bluebell for years, seen proprietors come and go even closed for a while. I can honestly say I have never seen it as good as it is now, pleasant staff, warm atmosphere and food was excellent! I had lamb shank off the bar meals well priced and good value @ £8.95 beautifully cooked shank and perfect... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Farnah Green | DE56 2UP, Belper, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Belper
  • Phone Number: 01773 826495

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 33
  • Cuisine: English
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?