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West Green, Cottingham, Kingston-upon-Hull, England
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Went here for a pub lunch in the sunshine before catching our train home. We sat outside in the lovely pub garden and the weather was so nice it was like being abroad! Drinks were served promptly with table service (as we were eating) and the waiter was very friendly and funny. Drinks wise the bar served all the usual... More 

Thank Thomas F
Cottingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Me and my husband arrived early evening, looking forward to celebrating a most special anniversay, were shown to our table and ordered a bottle of the house wine and starters to share. The starters of goats cheese and spinach salad and the hummus with flat bread arrived promptly and were delicious.My husband ordered a main chicken dish and because I... More 

1 Thank Pamela S
Andrew C, Owner at The Blue Bell, responded to this review

This was not brought to my attention. When did you dine with us? There has been no complaints about the lamb, no reports of anyone being ill and we sell on average of a dozen lamb a day, it's one of our most popular dishes. Have you seen a doctor as you have been ill for so long? What have... More 

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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went on Saturday night to the new function room and garden for a gathering with some friends. We had a great time! The food was fantastic and they have a very good selection of beers on draught. The new room on the back with its own garden was great and had plenty of patio heaters when the temperature dipped.... More 

Thank Jockwan
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We fancied a nice Sunday lunch and have only been in here once before for a drink so decided to try the food. We realised on the way into the place that it was Fathers Day so was concerned we wouldn't get a table, we were lucky though and sat in a fairly new part of the place like a... More 

1 Thank Alison B
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82 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Have previously had a bad experience at the Blue Bell but what a great night we had with our family and their friends on Friday night! Great atmosphere great decor and very friendly staff! Good range of drinks. If you want a good night out in a pub/restaurant with great atmosphere highly recommend

Thank Ken B
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

We had a birthday voucher so my husbands meal was free.To start with we had pate it was tasteless and too hard to spread on toast it was more like a terrine. I had haddock and chips it was OK nothing special. My husband had duck breast served with sweet potato mash and cabbage I could not believe the portion... More 

Thank sandie052
Barton-upon-Humber, United Kingdom
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121 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

We visited as a large group for the 'Springboard Festival' which Cottingham hosts once a year. We opted to sit outside in the beer garden, it was a bit chilly but there were plenty of heaters available, they are on a timer so you do need to keep pressing the button. It would lovely at night as there were fairy... More 

Thank Sarah W
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

Went for lunch so didn't want massive meal. Went with the fillet steak sandwich and it was delicious. Had mustard and melted cheese on top, was so tasty and tender. The coffee was very good also. Will return.

Thank karen h
Cottingham, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

We visited this restaurant with two other friends,we found that the service was excellent, being escourted to our booked table which was ready for us in their sun lounge. Everyone was delighted with the menu, which can be looked at on line, food was of a high quality, enjoyed by all of us.

Thank Keith G
London, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

We've eaten here before, as an extended family, and had a positive experience. Not today. The service was apathetic and extremely slow. The first item we chose - risotto - was unavailable even though our booking was at 1pm. The chips, that accompanied what we finally ordered, managed to be both completely overdone and yet soggy. It just felt like... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: West Green, Cottingham, Kingston-upon-Hull, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  East Riding of Yorkshire  >  Kingston-upon-Hull  >  Cottingham
  • Phone Number: 01482847113

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