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The Bell Inn Aldworth


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Drinks
Bar, British, Pub
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Best beer, best atmosphere, superb hot rolls, just go with friends or family to this unique pub in a wonderful location.

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank PaulGittings
Reviewed 12 January 2019 via mobile

After beautiful ride along the Ridgeway we came to the Bell Inn. What a fantastic old pub. Great local beer and generous portions of traditional food.

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank John C
Reviewed 15 December 2018

As per usual, when we visit the Reading area, I was able to persuade (very easily it has to be said) my wife and our friend to visit this quintessentially English country inn. Most of the real ales are brewed locally and varied in flavour...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 39jeffs
Reviewed 22 November 2018 via mobile

Visited on a Thursday lunchtime after a very frosty start to the day. The pub was really busy even though it is a very small village. We sat on a bench that was heated underneath, lovely! Men's toilets are interesting! Great beer selection. Chose a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Jan B
Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

A truly Wonderful place with fabulous food, And probably one of the best original pubs in the UK to visit.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Steve W
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

A lovely old fashoined country pub. dog friendly. Not big on food but when you've walked and need a bite..great.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank IanFMartin
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

This place was highly recommended to us by friends and we finally managed to get across on Sunday lunchtime. There was a queue out the door, and almost all the outdoor tables were full, we were lucky enough to get a table under the old...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank unsafe_destiny
Reviewed 9 October 2018

A century ago there were hundreds of pubs like this all over the country; 50 years ago there would still have been quite a few, but in the early 21st century the Bell is an almost unique survivor from a bygone era: a completely unspoilt...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 989pezza
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Charming, no frills country pub with log fires and home made soup to warm you in the winter. Basic menu of delicious bread rolls with various fillings. Pretty country garden and in a small village surrounded by lots of walking trails.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Woodcotelady
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Friendly staff, very generous portions for all types of meal and therefore excellent value for money.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Geoff C
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Helen M
30 December 2017|
Response from markthatcher58 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do but it's not a restaurant it's a country pub rolls & ploughman
16 November 2017|
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Response from experiencewithtravel | Reviewed this property |
hi yeah I would personally just park by the pub lots of space and the dog will like the walk there is an outdoor area to eat and a dog bar too enjoy.
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