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The Higgins Pantry

Castle Lane | Castle Lane, Bedford, Bedford MK40 3XD, England
+44 1234 276340
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Castle Lane | Castle Lane, Bedford, Bedford MK40 3XD, England
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Reviewed June 1, 2017 via mobile

Lost count of how many times I've been to this restaurant As an Italian I am fussy when it comes to food and I won't go anywhere in Bedford for a meal as it's just not for me But The Pantry truly is the exception!...More

Thank Paolo G
Reviewed May 29, 2017

Went out with school friends for an overdue catch up, thought we would try The Pantry as have heard that the food was good... well this couldn't be further from the truth. After waiting an hour for our table and having to ask three times...More

1  Thank Sharnbrookparade
Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

I have been to the Higgins Pantry last Thursday. I just have to say that it was a great experience. We had a special mix grill fish to share as suggested by the waiter. The portion was very generous, we had the fish (sea-bass, king...More

Thank loryromito
Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

We recently been to the Pantry for lunch and food was very delicious as usual, the Chef speciality is the fish mixed grill, staff Waiter Federico was very attentive to detail and made us feel at home, new entry in the menu Espressino freddo, smooth...More

Thank Michele R
Reviewed May 13, 2017

I went with the family and had a sharing platter with all kinds of amazing food. The food was the best Italian food I have had and I'm shocked how this is only 8 in Bedford. The price for what you get is amazing, big...More

Thank RobertoSolo
Reviewed May 6, 2017

My favourite restaurant in town, if you want a really lovely Italian meal you can't go wrong choosing the Pantry. The sauce, my word it is just the best, and along with a really varied menu this place has something for everyone. Pasta, Pizza, Fish,...More

1  Thank Stateofplay69
Reviewed April 29, 2017 via mobile

Fabulous quality and variety of food extremely well cooked. Friendly and clean restaurant with welcoming and attentive staff. Excellent meal

Thank Ann W
Reviewed April 22, 2017

Best Italian restaurant in Bedford. Highly recommend, fab night, wonderfully done. An absolute steal of a price as the food just kept coming. Loved it, can't wait for the next one!

2  Thank Toni R
Reviewed April 19, 2017

Visited today for lunch. Sat out in the courtyard and enjoyed delicious salads, gluten free bread and some peace and quiet.

2  Thank Jaq555
Reviewed April 17, 2017

Went here for dinner again and was not disappointed. This place has a welcoming and friendly atmosphere. A great vibe on a weekend evening. The food was fab again. I look forward to my next visit.

1  Thank SouthernThompsons
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Questions & Answers
July 24, 2017|
Response from Rosanna_Spiniello | Property representative |
Yes we do have plenty of dairy free options, just inform the team before ordering. They will be more than happy to help you :)
June 9, 2017|
Response from Rosanna_Spiniello | Property representative |
There is pay and display round the corner although this does get busy. Otherwise Lurke Street Car Park MK40 3HZ a short walk away. Many thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Castle Lane | Castle Lane, Bedford, Bedford MK40 3XD, England (Formerly The Pantry)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bedfordshire  >  Bedford
  • Phone Number: +44 1234 276340
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