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The Blue Bell Inn

££ - £££, British,
36 Main Street, Hoby LE14 3DT, England
+44 1664 434247
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
12:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
36 Main Street, Hoby LE14 3DT, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here on a Saturday for lunch - plenty of choice on the menu - and lots of specials on the board. I had the steak and ale pie - which was really good and the Mrs had the king prawn thermidor which she...More

Thank Romfordman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was interesting that when I mentioned to the server that I would like the steak to be cooked as the chef felt it would best show it to advantage the reply was "she's a cook not a chef". And a reluctance to run with...More

Thank smc1000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went for a midweek meal with a friend as she had been before, and the online menu stated that they catered for gluten intolerance. It's a nice setting, the staff were very friendly and helpful, and the food was reasonably priced. I had devilled...More

Thank chloerosser
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have dined here several times in the past. We like to come here as it is very dog friendly and we like to take our pooch out with us. It is probably one of the cleanest pubs we've ever been to, its always spotless...More

Thank Flossie2212
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to the blue bell today, they managed to squeeze the 10 of us in last minute, so that was a great start. The meal was really nice, we would especially recommend the steak and ale pie, it was packed with steak. The only...More

Thank Christian B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Family group meal - poor. Example was the pasta: cloying, poor tasting mess which included sub-standard chorizo, all served with 2 lumps of garlic bread and awful salad. It really should not be difficult to cook/serve pasta properly. Have eaten here before and food was...More

Thank Fargo2016
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Two weeks ago we went to the Bluebell on a Saturday night, it was really busy but the food and service were excellent. Impressed we booked again for a Monday night for a family birthday meal. The difference from the first time was unbelievable, again...More

Thank Whitty64
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed our visit to The Blue Bell. It's a beautiful village and a pretty little pub. The menu is nice and varied with three veggie options on the main menu (!) The food was nice but not amazing. I would recommend for a nice pub...More

Thank BemSmiles
Reviewed 17 July 2017

The family took me for a birthday treat and it was great the food is yummy with plenty to eat the puds are great but you have to try the beef pie you will need a big appetite to eat a large portion, the staff...More

Thank Englisheric
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Nestled in the quaint village of Hoby is The Blue Bell Inn. We hadn't been before but were visiting following a number of recommendations. The pub is well laid out with tables both inside and out and on our arrival the pub wasn't too busy,...More

Thank Gill B
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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, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Main Street, Hoby LE14 3DT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Hoby
  • Phone Number: +44 1664 434247
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