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The Blue Bell Inn


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife chose this restaurant for my birthday, from the moment we walked in the door we felt welcomed. The staff were very professional and Ajax, the owner, couldn’t do enough to make our visit enjoyable. From entertaining our children to informing us of exactly...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Rayt68
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice. Thank you. Sat outside as I had my dog with me and had pork and roast beef sandwiches which were beautifully presented with some gravy, roast potatoes and Yorkshire pudding. Look forward to returning for a full Sunday dinner.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank samwright12345
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Meet an old friend for Sunday lunch having not visited for many years. Landlord was famously short and abrupt in his welcome. Locals all laughed as this is usual. Food when it came was generous and really well prepared, we had the roast beef and...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank BK1a
Reviewed 14 February 2019 via mobile

Wow, We went here last night after it was recommended, And we were definitely not disappointed, As soon as we entered we were made very comfortable, Service was excellent very professional and great food, Decor is interesting and very clean, lovely warm fire. Already booked...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank CliveC539
Reviewed 3 February 2019 via mobile

This was our first visit, we were instantly welcomed by the log fire, our table was by the fire so we were happy, we ordered drinks and were given enough time to view the menu, I chose the Chicken liver pate, and the roast pork...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank DonnaBB75
Reviewed 8 January 2019 via mobile

We stayed in the ‘Dom Perignon’ room and I have to say it was one of the best individual style of rooms we’ve been in, fire stove, lovely ‘feel’ and loads of homely touches. Very clean too. Our meals were top notch, definitely more restaurant...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank GaryL3251
Reviewed 25 October 2018

Fat guy behind the bar could not have been more unpleasant Most unhelpful Never smiled Made the experience uncomfortable

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank maldivesfundiver
Reviewed 2 October 2018

We are regular diners at the Blue Bell. That's my wife and I, our immediate family and our friends. On every occasion, Gez and his team have never ever failed to deliver. The atmosphere and décor are great, the service efficient and friendly and the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Martin C
Reviewed 4 September 2018

We have eaten here many times but I think the recent meal we had was the best yet. I had the duck and my husband had a steak and they were both cooked to perfection. Despite us not having a starter, we we still given...More

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank Larry L
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

17 of us came for an overnight stay. Food -Excellent Rooms - beautiful Landlord - not interested, dismissive attitude. Polite in an insincere manner, didn't smile or seem to welcome our group.

Date of visit: July 2018
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