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The Bell Inn


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Certificate of Excellence2017 Winner


US$10 - US$19
Bar, British, Pub
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
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Reviewed 6 September 2018

Called in The Bell for food after a long day out, I order a lasange for myself, my husband had the rib eye steak. When it arrived I was shocked at how unappetising the lasange looked! there was no thought whatsoever in the presentation, considering...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank peasyweasy
Reviewed 24 August 2018

Our walking group were here not so long ago and had a great lunch so I was confident of another good meal. My fish and chips were as good as I’ve had anywhere recently and everyone else seemed more than happy with their choices. I...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Eddylevel
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely meal here while we stayed near by, roast dinners where brilliant, lovely and fresh, and the kids meals where good price and lovely. The staff where very friendly, welcoming and helpful. If we’re that way again we’re most defiantly return.

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank sarahrhli
Reviewed 18 August 2018

I warn anyone staying here how rude and disrespectful these people are. I was treated appallingly, being accused of having only paid for one person and that I was `hiding' someone else! I was not believed when I explained I was a woman on my...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank juliet77727
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Service is very polite and very reliable, food is great, and the pub has character. Could not ask for a more pleasant last minute, off the cuff visit. Would go there again without hesitation. Parking is plentyful at the rear with a small slope to...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank MikeB5080
Reviewed 1 July 2018

called here on way to holiday had 2 dogs with us so needed a dog friendly pub had a great meal with very friendly people really one of best country pubs ever visited

Date of visit: June 2018
2  Thank Slagman52
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

For years I have passed through this village and pub and have never been in. Tonight after collecting our puppy from Fromek9 dog training we decided to give it ago, especially as their pet friendly. Well I have to say it’s a traditional pub and...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank M6087BQterrys
Reviewed 13 June 2018

The Bell Inn is in the middle of Buckland Dinham village, there is ample parking round the back, and for the enthusiast there is a camping site in a field behind the pub. We were given a very warm welcome, the service was excellent, the...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Dick200
Reviewed 31 May 2018

We wanted somewhere out of town and read the recent great reviews for The Bell Inn. We were not disappointed -the Goose Island IPA was a perfect accompaniment to the brie and tomato tart, and the Black Sheep bitter to the ham, eggs and skins...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank Ellie123449
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Friendly staff, fresh cooked food and cold beer. Not the cheapest around but quality isn't cheap! Would definitely recommend.

Date of visit: May 2018
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8 January 2017|
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Response from BellatBuckland | Property representative |
Thankyou for your enquiry. Yes a taxi is no problem - we are 3 miles from Frome (where the Cheese and Grain is).
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