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The Blue Bell Inn


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


US$9 - US$21
Bar, British, Pub
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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All reviews ham cajun chicken sandwich steak and ale pie potatoes bread pudding the pub steeped in history bomber command low beams bomber crews lancaster bomber wonderful pub raf coningsby bluebell inn lovely visit
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Just a note for people this Pub is listed in some places. we travelled out from Lincoln on that advice to be politely informed we couldn't take our little dog in for Sunday lunch. They were in all fairness full and we hadn't booked but...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank kevinwiseman2014
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good food, excellent atmosphere. Fully intend to come back here and hunt through the names on the ceiling!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Andrew G
Reviewed 16 January 2019 via mobile

I have been here a few times and have always been impressed with the friendly staff and a good choice of food. It also has a good choice of ales which have always been excellent, a sign of a well kept cellar. Not only is...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 555rosiel
Reviewed 7 January 2019

Dropped in for lunch in this family run pub and restaurant. Good wholesome food, a friendly atmosphere, great service and welcoming staff. This pub is steeped in history especially linked to the RAF

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Allen P
Reviewed 14 December 2018

The Blue Bell Inn is advertised as open from 6pm on Thursday evenings but when we arrived yesterday evening ,Thursday December 13th, at 6.05 pm looking forward to our first visit....the place was in darkness.......we waited 10 mins but no one appeared so we went...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank Grazino N
Reviewed 10 December 2018

excellent food here - can well recommend the haddock mornay and cajun chicken but all meals excellent - reasonably priced too in enchanting surroundings

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Anne C
Reviewed 8 December 2018

An unplanned stop on a cold winter's day. We had an excellent lunch eaten by a cosy fire. Served by friendly, efficient staff who gave us a warm welcome.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank md761
Reviewed 6 December 2018

Visited yesterday with 6 members of my family for our annual Christmas get together. The Christmas menu was varied with starters,mains and desserts. The homemade Pate was exquisite. We had the traditional turkey mains, the turkey was tender, juicy and cooked to perfection as were...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Dave3461H
Reviewed 20 November 2018 via mobile

We have been down here for a few days and have always wanted to visit The Bluebell we was put off a bit by the trip advisor reports but we thought we would call in and see I have to admit this is the first...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank pamyork67
Reviewed 5 November 2018

On recommendation, we called in to eat. The dining room was busy but only a few people in bar. Stood a bar in front of bar staff who was just finishing pulling a pint but she ignored us - no acknowledgement or even a smile...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Sandy S
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5 January 2019|
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Response from David J | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure, I'm afraid. They seem very accommodating, though, so I'll bet it's worth giving them a call.
Angela S
7 October 2017|
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Response from jckennewell | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I'm sure dogs are welcome in the bar, as seems to be mostly the case with pubs locally. Meals can be eaten in the bar areas, so no problem if you want a bite ..................... so long as Fido doesn't, so to... More
25 May 2016|
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Response from richardanderson854 | Reviewed this property |
I have not seen dogs inside the pub, but I believe you could sit outside under a covered area with a dog when it is warm.
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