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The Bell Inn

££ - £££, British,
Ashford Road, Ivychurch TN29 0AL, England
+44 1797 344355
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible11%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Ashford Road, Ivychurch TN29 0AL, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This village pub is the most cliquey I have had the misfortune to visit in a long while, don't expect to just turn up and get food, you have to book in advance, " because we only have a small kitchen ", indifferent serving staff...More

Thank peterjV4348VX
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Called in here while on holiday in the area as always a lovely warm welcome off vanda and wink . A perfect setting for a nice cold beer on a summer's evening.

1  Thank francisfamily154
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I really enjoyed sitting in the beer garden having a nice lunch. I would definitely like to come back here again especially on a nice sunny day. Staff were all very nice.

Thank lizzieshilling
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

Cycled to the Bell to meet so called friends. Good beer (Kimberley bitter) at £3 a pint such good value. Cycled back once sufficient fluids had been taken on board, and banter had been diffused

1  Thank anyoldiron2
Reviewed 9 May 2018

My wife and I were out on a drive with our friends when we came across St Georges church in the village of Ivychurch. The church looked very interesting so we decided to have a look around,The church seemed to have many uses including an...More

1  Thank Vic P
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

So me and my wife decided to try the bell inn yesterday (Sunday March 4th) after driving past numerous times and always saying that we must try it for dinner one day. To be honest I wish we hadn’t. The pub itself is nice, quaint,...More

1  Thank d8nnyt
Reviewed 6 January 2018

Very pleasant bar-staff but the selection of cask-conditioned ales was questionable given the number times it's won local CAMRA accolades. Wadworth, Sharps, Morland, Greene King (?) - all fairly nondescript and nothing from the local area - although I'd like to think this could have...More

1  Thank trikemaniac
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Went to the Bell Inn on Friday evening in a party of six for a meal and drinks. We were made to feel very welcome from the moment we walked in, all smiles and a lovely atmosphere! Lovely selection of ales and all our meals...More

3  Thank Pete W
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Really enjoyed our two meals Sat & Sun, staff very friendly, could not do enough for us. Beer very good and well kept. We were visiting family in The Gardens and they recommended we eat and drink there and we were not disappointed at all....More

Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Visited with friends- very friendly pub with great staff. Only snack menu available but everyone enjoyed what they had, jackets, soup, sandwiches and pies- all very reasonably priced. Excellent ale as well!! Shall visit again

1  Thank janstacey
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ashford Road, Ivychurch TN29 0AL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Ivychurch
  • Phone Number: +44 1797 344355
16th Century Pub With A Good Selection Of Real Ales, Excellent Atmosphere And A Huge Variety Of Really Good Food
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