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The Bear Inn

Tostock Road, Beyton, Bury St. Edmunds IP30 9AG, England
+44 1359 270249
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Tostock Road, Beyton, Bury St. Edmunds IP30 9AG, England
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Reviewed March 15, 2013

The restaurant does 'take-away' fish and chips on a Friday evening between 5.30 - 6.30 p.m. They are delicious - haddock and chips with peas (not mushy), lemon and home-made tartare sauce all for £6.50, which can't be bad.

Date of visit: March 2013
Thank Lizzywells
Reviewed March 11, 2013 via mobile

My brother and I took our mum to the Bear for Mothers Day lunch. Overall we thought the food was very nice but the portions were a bit small,not much fish in my fish pie, small portion of veg. But it was nicely cooked. I...More

1  Thank Mrnick99
Reviewed February 14, 2013

Although this public house is in the next village to where I live I didn't know it served such delicious and wonderful food. The one downside was that we were with a group of 24 people and we were split into two groups in two,...More

Date of visit: February 2013
Thank Lizzywells
Reviewed January 19, 2013

I eat out fairly regularly in bury st Edmunds and the bear inn has topped any other pub in the area, the food was stunning, classic dishes with a modern twist. perfect portion sizes and delicious grub . service was great and the atmosphere was...More

Date of visit: January 2013
1  Thank Megan136
Reviewed December 17, 2012

We took our very good friends along for a Christmas celebration meal at the weekend and to show them just why we had been raving about our previous meal experiences at The Bear Inn. We weren't disappointed, and our friends came away very impressed. We...More

Date of visit: December 2012
3  Thank BrownEyedLady
Reviewed October 21, 2012

As I continued on my quest for the tastiest roast dinner in the Bury St Edmunds area I decided to try the Beyton Bear. The roast beef was very tastey and the accompanying garlic & rosemary roasties & selection of seasonal roasted veg were to...More

3  Thank Spanglyboo
Reviewed October 8, 2012

Great Landlord and pub, good sunday lunch, extra potatoes and yorkshire's asked for and obtained. Clean tidy, wine OK, but not fab, should have tried the beer!. Good atmosphere, what more can I say, just try it! This pub has been there since whenever, and...More

Date of visit: September 2012
3  Thank zanyEngland
Reviewed September 25, 2012

Enjoyed a very pleasant meal here on Saturday night. Roast local pork with tasty fried sweet potato chips and beer battered haddock. Rich panne cotta for desert. Fabulous. Very happy to recommend.

Date of visit: September 2012
4  Thank stopandgo123
Reviewed September 13, 2012

Decided to have Sunday lunch as the Bear was dong a local promotion following arrival of the new chef. Very glad we did - it was even better than before! I had crab cakes to start, which were delicious with a hint of fresh herbs...More

Date of visit: August 2012
2  Thank PigWoo
Reviewed September 5, 2012

Looks like any other pub with the locals in the bar....But step beyond into the restaurant and be prepared to have your taste beds tantalized!!! the food is superbly presented, the pork (local of course) was so full of flavour I had to share it...More

Date of visit: September 2012
2  Thank odettep
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$16 - $35
Bar, British, Pub, 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, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar scene, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
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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