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The Bear Inn

) #1 of 2 Restaurants in Beyton ££ - £££ , British,
Tostock Road, Beyton, Bury St Edmunds IP30 9AG, England
+44 1359 270249
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Bar, British, Pub, European, Contemporary, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Tostock Road, Beyton, Bury St Edmunds IP30 9AG, England
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1 - 10 of 176 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a meal for two here in June . Friendly meet and greet. This is a locals pub that has had a cosmetic revamp to include a small dining area at the rear, with drinking areas at the front. A reasonable choice of food and...More

Thank l4wcy1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was a little dubious of coming here due to seeing such mixed reviews, but my partner's work colleague suggested it so we thought we'd still give it a go! I understand there has been a refurb but it looks unfinished...other reviews say about a...More

Thank Jessie L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Since we were here last year, the premises have had a revamp. We were a party of 4, and had reserved a table for dinner. We were impressed by the changes, in the dining area at the front of the building. Our drinks order was...More

2  Thank shebilly
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went there for lunch a few days ago in as party of 14. Not surprisingly they asked us to select our meals in advance - no problem with that. But, despite the early notice, none of the meals were good, at best average and one...More

Thank Krispitt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited The Bear for Sunday Lunch. We were made extremely welcome, as was our dog. We were shown to seats in the restaurant area, although we had expected to be seated in the bar area. We were later joined by two or three other...More

Thank Ann R
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Travelling back home and stopped to have some supper last night, hadn't been in The Bear before, really nice friendly staff, great choice of beer. We didn't have to wait long for a table, the choice on the menus are lovely. Our food was delicious,...More

Thank janmikecooper
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Such a disappointment as the decor is lovely but staff especially the female owner are very stuck up and rude. I heard them criticising the local customers for not purchasing food and when I asked for a Fathers Day booking, they laughed and said "that...More

3  Thank Harvey W
Reviewed 14 May 2017

We found excellent food in the Bear. Where the staff in the kitchen know how to cook and where the food is served piping hot and freshly prepared. We couldn't fault the place. We were a walk in on Friday 12th May, a table of...More

Thank travellingsurgeon10
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Popped in here for an evening meal while staying at The Dell campsite. Good choice of food and friendly service. We got there early so hadn't booked but it got busy later. Nice beers. To be picky the staff were very keen but a little...More

Thank les s
Reviewed 7 May 2017

My mum, nephew, daughter and myself cycled 2 miles to this place for Sunday lunch as a treat. What a disappointment! On arrival, we were the only people in the restaurant (no atmosphere at all). The waiting staff were attentive so no worries there. The...More

1  Thank Jo M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$36
Bar, British, Pub, European, Contemporary, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 18:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tostock Road, Beyton, Bury St Edmunds IP30 9AG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Bury St Edmunds  >  Beyton
  • Phone Number: +44 1359 270249
  • E-mail
We are an independent Pub Restaurant serving great quality, home made pub food. Our bar is open seven days a week, and we serve food from Tuesday to Saturday 12noon to 9pm, and Sunday 12noon to 6pm. We serve British food with a contemporary twist, using quality locally sourced ingredients.
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