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The Bell Inn

££ - £££, British,
The Street, Middleton IP17 3NN, England
+44 1728 648286
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
The Street, Middleton IP17 3NN, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A very nice pub which delivered good food and nice beer. Middleton is one of my favourite villages and the pubis ideally located if your into walking.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank nigelweall
Reviewed 10 December 2018

We visited The Bell for a pre- Christmas Sunday lunch and family get-together. The bar & restaurant team were very friendly and made us most welcome. The sirloin of beef and rack of pork were cooked to perfection and we will certainly eat there again...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Beverley W
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

Been here twice now for Sunday lunch and it's fantastic. A lovely old thatched pub in a tiny, quaint little village, it's worth the drive to get to. Service was good and staff are polite. We have recommended to many friends and will be back...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Steve E
Reviewed 16 November 2018 via mobile

15th Nov our friends now living locally were infused about the Bell and wanted us to include it in our whirlwind 3 day tour. Lovely looking outside and in ( mind the step down on the bar entrance). Out of season there was plenty of...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 350mickp
Reviewed 10 November 2018

Did not have time to reserve a table for 4 but we were given a warm welcome on arrival and shown to our seats. The staff were very attentive and the food was delicious and well cooked . It was such an enjoyable evening that...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Peter J
Reviewed 29 October 2018

Went here by mistake last Saturday. What a good mistake that was! From the start we were beautifully looked after by Jordan who seemed to manage to be everywhere at once and always smiling but genuinely so. I know usually what to expect when it...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Foxtrot0
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Had dinner and a Sunday lunch here and could not fault the food. Delicious and great choice. Sunday lunch was very generous and prevented us having a sweet. Staff super friendly and efficient.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jkyles32
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

Lunch stop after a walk. Pie and chips which was good, gravy rather thin but excellent chips and the pie filling spot on. Well kept ales and gorgeous location.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank mswep
Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

Had an amazing lunch with the most perfect service from Charlotte best kitchen lady ever! loved the singing too!

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank SianMary89
Reviewed 11 October 2018

We received many recommendations to use this pub. The food is good, the drink also. The staff are friendly. First class.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Bones O
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15 November 2018|
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Response from dave2018529 | Reviewed this property |
According to their publically available website .The Bar Mon-Sat 12:00-15:00 Mon-Thurs 18:00-23:00 Fri 17:00-Midnight Sat 18:00-Midnight Sunday 12:00-20:00 The Restaurant Mon-Sat 12:00-14:30 & 1800-21:00 Sunday... More
Darren W
9 May 2018|
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Response from Andie G | Reviewed this property |
I haven’t found a website for the Bell and I’m not sure they do letting rooms either, you could always call them?
28 September 2017|
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Response from Tony P | Reviewed this property |
Not being a Veggie person, I'm not able to confirm as to the choice on the menu, but I'm sure from the friendliness of the staff they would make sure you were a happy diner . . .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Street, Middleton IP17 3NN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Middleton
  • Phone Number: +44 1728 648286
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