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The Plough at Bolnhurst

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The Plough Kimbolton Road, Bedford MK44 2EX, England
01234 376274
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12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Tue - Sat 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Bedford, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Had many lovely meals here, the food is consistently good as well as the service. When pasta is on the menu I generally go for that as this is something they do particularly well. It is generally more suited to couples and professionals as the menu doesn't have many options for children

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Thank Emma E
Bedford, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Went with family for a celebration and we had an amazing meal, good wines and lovely staff to make the occasion go smoothly. Would certainly recommend anyone to have a meal here.

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Thank MoascarG
Bedford, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Warm friendly atmosphere, attentive staff and superb food. Absolutely loved it. Thank you to all at a the Plough for an excellent experience.

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Thank Jacqui W
Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful food, great wines. Very lucky to have visited. The atmosphere was spot on, as was the service. Specials are always sold out fast

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Thank LouB1973
Bedford, UK
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28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This is not necessarily a family restaurant but it is top drawer and comfortably the best gastro pub in Bedford The staff are always incredibly accommodating and the levels of service and quality of food are second to none I'm genuinely surprised it hasn't got Michelin star

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Thank bedfordspurs
Bedford, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely food, great service too. Would definitely recommend . Had the tapas starters, my fish main was lovely, great flavours and the pecan crumble a lovely twist on a traditional pud.

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Thank blueangel67
Bedford, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Lovely to sit in the garden and relax knowing food and service will be excellent. The plaice was cooked perfectly. Thank you to all at The Plough.

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Thank Sandy690
Bedford, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The term 'gastro-pub' is banded about all too often these days IMHO. Large brewery chains often refer to themselves as gastro-pubs and this borders on false advertising ! The Plough at Bolnhurst is set in beautiful surroundings and has a warm feel about it as soon as you step through the door. The dining area is contemporary yet still harmonises... More 

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Thank Veuve19
Henlow, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely fantastic food, environment and really great atmosphere. The food is so fresh and the staff really friendly. Would definitely recommend!!

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Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited here the end of June for my pre birthday dinner ,and boy I wasn't disappointed this is one of the best meals iv had in my life , fresh home cooked bread and oils complementary . I didn't have started but went for the cod fillet and chips with a summer salad followed by lemon tart ... Probably... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
British, Pub, Gluten Free
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Plough Kimbolton Road, Bedford MK44 2EX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bedfordshire  >  Bedford
  • Phone Number: 01234 376274

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