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The Bear Inn

Tostock Road, Beyton, Bury St. Edmunds IP30 9AG, England
+44 1359 270249
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM Hours
Bar, British, Pub, European, Contemporary, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Tostock Road, Beyton, Bury St. Edmunds IP30 9AG, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited again for the 4th time with friends. Again friendly welcome and food absolutely delicious. Compliments to the chef and waiting staff. Love this place!

Thank Stanningfield
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have just had a visit to the Bear on funky fish Friday. I had the skate wing with brown nut butter and capers, charred new potatoes and green beans. It was all cooked to perfection and so delicious I can't recommend it enough. They also...More

Thank Carolyn_Pitt-Roche
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Superb meal at a sensible price. The staff were friendly and accommodating to the weary traveller. Well worth a visit.

Thank Bob2470
Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

After being on the road for 2 hrs we decided to stop on our way to a weeks holiday in letheringham, and I am so glad we did, what a find. Service 5* Friendliness 5* Food 5*

Thank Emleeuk
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

We loved this place so much when we came to visit Beyton for the weekend we ended up in here twice. Food was delicious! Very dog friendly. Welcome inside and out. The garden was very well laid out and tranquil. Staff were very good and...More

Thank Mylene W
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic lunch again there last weekend. Food excellent, service friendly and efficient and a lovely pub to go to. Definitely one of my favourites!

Thank Stanningfield
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

Visited here after we couldn’t book our table at our usual haunt. It was clean and nicely decorated. The setting was intimate and well the food. It was wonderful. Will definitely visit again.

Thank SBaggis72
Reviewed June 24, 2018

This is a village pub / restaurant where we celebrated a friends 60th birthday. There were 10 of us including a baby in a supplied high chair. The food was well cooked, ( I don't mean overcooked!) the steak was thick cooked perfectly medium and...More

Thank anniey100
Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

Paid quick unscheduled visit today Nice decor very clean Lunch nice staff polite and efficient will go back

Thank 965sharng
Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

We visited on a Tuesday evening when they currently have selected main courses half price. Had to take a meal time of 6:30pm to get in. Starters arrived in good time and were fine. We had chosen from a reduced set of options for mains...More

Thank mikedh2018
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$17 - $36
Bar, British, Pub, European, Contemporary, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar scene, Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tostock Road, Beyton, Bury St. Edmunds IP30 9AG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Bury St. Edmunds  >  Beyton
  • Phone Number: +44 1359 270249
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We are an independent Pub Restaurant serving great quality, home made pub food. Our bar is open seven days a week, and we serve food from Tuesday to Saturday 12noon to 9pm, and Sunday 12noon to 6pm. We serve British food with a contemporary twist, using quality locally sourced ingredients.
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