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The Bell

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2019 Winner
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The Bell Hotel is located in the small town of Burgh le Marsh which was once an ancient Roman settlement. Just off the A158, set between the popular seaside resort of Skegness, about five miles east, and the beautiful tranquil hills of the Lincolnshire Wolds. Both locals and visitors are always made to feel welcome at the Bell.Batemans XB is always served along with a good range of wines Food is served daily from bar snack to three course meal, in either the bar or the restuarant. All the meat is from the local butcher.The restaurant can also be turned in to a function room, ideal for parties or small meetings. Various catering packages are available.There are also eight en-suite bedrooms and
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Private Dining, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We go here every year when on fishing holidays in the area. Always have great food. Plenty choice, reasonably priced and great service. We went on a Friday night and there was a brilliant band on too.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Mavis1948
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here after reading the reviews on TA. We were warmly greeted on our arrival which set the tone for our excellent lunch. The Bell had a lunch time menu which offers two meals for 12 quid. (Bargain)! We chose meals from that menu, I...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Mario L
SteveW_JulieN, Owner at The Bell, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your experience at the Bell. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great value meals here and several offers two for £12 between 5-5pm tuesday to thursdays great quite friendly pub clean and tidy great staff fully recommended to all

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Karen W
SteveW_JulieN, Owner at The Bell, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review which is much appreciated.

Reviewed April 12, 2019 via mobile

We Had a family member across for a visit so decided to treat them to our favourite place to eat. When we arrived they was very busy with a table of nearly 50 people with learning difficulties so had to wait a short while to...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Herny2018
SteveW_JulieN, Owner at The Bell, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. The 50 guests you refer to have become relatively regular visitors to us and we love catering for them. They always enjoy their visits and we and our staff look forward to seeing them sometime soon.

Reviewed April 4, 2019

Have eaten regularly at this pub for a couple of years, when it changed hands we stuck with the new owners despite a drop in service and an absent landlord. Last month the usual meal deal had gone up in price from £25 to £30...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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SteveW_JulieN, Owner at The Bell, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are always sorry to lose customers. Unfortunately the old meal deal had been in place for 4 years at the same price of 2 ribeye or sirloin steaks for £25 with a complimentary 75cl bottle of wine worth over £13. Due to price increases...More

Reviewed March 24, 2019 via mobile

We stopped in burgh le marsh over the weekend, and decided to eat here once we had unpacked on the Friday evening. I ordered fish, my partner the fish medley, and my little girl the chicken and rice. We were advised that if was 'fish...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Emmamur01
SteveW_JulieN, Owner at The Bell, responded to this reviewResponded March 25, 2019

Thank you for your lovely review. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed March 22, 2019

We arrived in Burgh Le Marsh at 1.50pm on a Friday and were more than a little surprised to find that practically everywhere was closed. Although the exterior of The Bell was not particularly prepossessing, there seemed to be no other choice for a hot...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Diana P
SteveW_JulieN, Owner at The Bell, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are pleased that you enjoyed your visit and that we were able to cater for you and that you enjoyed your meal. We have been here just over a year and would agree that the decor and furnishings probably are a little tired, but...More

Reviewed March 21, 2019

8 of us went food awful moaned they weren’t bothered won’t go back quite rude no way to treat customersMore

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank travelle63r
SteveW_JulieN, Owner at The Bell, responded to this reviewResponded March 22, 2019

Unfortunately your review is very vague and it isn't easy for me to respond to it. Rudeness of staff seems unlikely to me, but again you have not been very specific. The majority of our reviews are very good but we do get the occasional...More

Reviewed March 20, 2019

Quality food at the right price. The portions are huge, the service excellent and the food superb.Cannot recommend highly enough.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank David B
SteveW_JulieN, Owner at The Bell, responded to this reviewResponded March 22, 2019

Thank you for your review. It is much appreciated and we are very pleased that everything was to your liking.

Reviewed February 28, 2019 via mobile

Called in again today for our lunch. It was fantastic as always and had a pleasant chat with the landlord, whom people are quick to criticise. Food and service great as always..see you again soon

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Herny2018
SteveW_JulieN, Owner at The Bell, responded to this reviewResponded March 1, 2019

Thank you for your review, which is much appreciated. Glad you enjoyed the lunch and pleased we are keeping up our standards. Look forward to seeing you again soon. Steve

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Oriana D
November 15, 2018|
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Response from ChrisMc60 | Reviewed this property |
We booked through Sykes cottages. Owners of hotel only have a few weeks per year they can rent cottages out
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Mark F
October 17, 2018|
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Response from mrddl1 | Property representative |
Hi Mark yes we are dog friendly and if you are eating it's just in the bar area and there's a pot of dog treats on the bar 👍
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Oriana D
August 30, 2018|
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Response from Herny2018 | Reviewed this property |
I think they do breakfast if your a guest in the hotel and I've seen g/f options on the menu
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