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The Bell Inn

The Street, Middleton IP17 3NN, England
+44 1728 648286
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Street, Middleton IP17 3NN, England
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Reviewed January 28, 2017

The Bell is an interesting quirky old English pub. The food however is outstanding. We ate there on a Saturday night, as a party of 11. The food was hot, tasty and arrived promptly. Highly recommended.

Thank evamkt
Reviewed January 21, 2017

This is a lovely old world pub warm and cosy . The food was wonderful taste, presentation, excellent favours , service you could not have got better.

Thank Dorothy D
Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

OMG, we had salt n pepper squid, curried parsnip soup and Homemade Chicken Liver Pate!!! It was all great, however the chicken liver pate was absolutely out of this world!! Whilst not great for ones cholesterol, it was on a par with Wolfram Finger's Mums...More

Thank 0_Herlihy
Reviewed December 28, 2016

Lovely village pub which does excellent pub food. Friendly and pleasantly eccentric landlord. Nice walks in the immediate vicinity. Very dog-friendly.

Thank Ignatius29
Reviewed December 27, 2016 via mobile

Nick and Trish have a special touch when it comes to service and attention to detail. The food is excellent. And the inclusion of the local events are charming and entertaining. Thank you, you kept my husband entertained and well fed while I was away...More

Thank Helene L
Reviewed December 7, 2016

Sunday lunch with friends. T he food took quite a while to arrive but, as usual, it was well worth the wait. All our meals were well cooked and tasty. It was great to have vegatables were wonderfully al dente`, roast potatoes crispy and meat...More

Thank josiedragon
Reviewed November 23, 2016

What agem, the food was great, large portions, next time i wiuld have a starter and a dessert, both great.. Very cosy and warm went on ahorrible wet Saturday lunchtime. NO PIPED MUSIC. The Host was very friendly and courteous and hands on. Nothing but...More

Reviewed November 20, 2016 via mobile

Well where do you start? Fantastic evening out for so many reasons. The food is very good. 3 courses. Very good value. Well kept proper beer 🍻 straight from the barrel, so not all fizzed up through a Swan neck pump, why does anybody do...More

Thank Paul P
Reviewed November 17, 2016 via mobile

Well it seems a lot of what we want to say has already been said The pub has a very welcoming "mine host" the beers are not the usual pulls but straight from the barrel all in a row at the back of the bar...More

Thank John P
Reviewed November 13, 2016 via mobile

Met friends here for lunch on a very wet Saturday in November. What hit me was how warm the pub was, even the ladies. The owner was exceptionally friendly. Lots to chose from. The portion size was huge and the service was excellent. We arrived...More

Thank Frances N
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September 28, 2017|
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Response from Tony P | Reviewed this property |
Not being a Veggie person, I'm not able to confirm as to the choice on the menu, but I'm sure from the friendliness of the staff they would make sure you were a happy diner . . .
Sally S
May 31, 2017|
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Response from 0_Herlihy | Reviewed this property |
If school holidays I would, otherwise prob take a chance,
Anna S
February 18, 2016|
Response from | Property representative |
hi there labrador very welcome in the bar area where we normally have an abundance of puppies! look forward to seeing you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children, Bar scene, Romantic, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Street, Middleton IP17 3NN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Middleton
  • Phone Number: +44 1728 648286
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