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The Bear

3 Bath Road | Melksham, Melksham SN12 6LL, England
+44 1225 792690
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
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“curry” (9 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
3 Bath Road | Melksham, Melksham SN12 6LL, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Me and my partner went for lunch here meny times its always really good food and drinks ,as well as nice service as well as a brilliant atmosphere , id happily come here alot more

Thank shannon w
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I really do not like leaving totally negative reviews but after this evening (30-11-17) The Bear, Melksham deserves this On Tuesday 28th of November I called into The Bear (Wetherspoons) Melksham to reserve a table for 9 on Thursday 30th November. Upon arrival this evening,...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

ill prepared for customers, often out of coffee, milk and sugar, even at times no cups, poor customer relations, even rude at times, tables sometimes uncleared and dirty

Thank Brian O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went into The Bear Wetherspoons in Melksham on Sunday The chairs to sit on were absolutely filthy All the empty tables had not been cleaned Most had plates removed but tables not wiped We decided based on the dirty condition of the tables and chairs...More

Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

We visited on a Sunday morning for breakfast. Mine arrived missing the hash browns so it went back. When it returned there was egg shell in the fried egg. When I pointed this out my breakfast was taken away and the shell cut out and...More

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

After finding ourselves sat down in another fairly local Wetherspoons and not liking the ambiance, we took a trip to Melksham and The Bear. We both had steak of course, both meals were very tasty but my medium was a little undercooked but not worth...More

Thank RW31950
Reviewed 9 October 2017

A good place to go for a lovely cooked breakfast, staff were friendly and there was a decent selection of food and drinks. Nice atmosphere, shame we didn't have an opportunity to come back later in the evening!

Thank LadyHel
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Good value for money friendly staff pleasant atmosphere great food. Would highly recommend to others.

Thank Kevinandreward
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

This place is great for cheap pub grub. Exactly what you expect from a pub chain. We ordered the full English breakfasts and we're not dissapointed. It would be nice to be able to order a pot of tea rather than just by the cup....More

Thank Sarah C
CatrinEllaway, Manager at The Bear, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

Hi Sarah, Thank you for taking the time to leave your review, we hope you visit again soon! Regards Cat

Reviewed 8 September 2017

As a fairly regular visitor to the The Bear in Melksham I feel a comment on the state of the pub needs an airing. Only called in for a pint with a friend waiting for our wives to join us later. Whilst the beer is...More

Thank Tony S
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Simon W
28 March 2015|
Response from Lynette S | Reviewed this property |
The only parking is on the sainsbury car park , they do have a time limit on your stay, but in the centre of the village the is pay and display.
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 00:00
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08:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Bath Road | Melksham, Melksham SN12 6LL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Melksham
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 792690
Introducing the Bear Melksham The bear is a beautiful modern country pub set in the picturesque town of Melksham, Wiltshire. The bear has an outstanding interior, and an award winning exterior. Winning 1st place for Melksham in bloom and 2nd place for 'best floral pub venue' in the south west. We pride ourselves on bringing the best customer experience 365 days a year. The pub also holds the title of 'best toilet facilities' in England. The bear there are several 'club days' for our customers to enjoy Monday Club - cheap drink offers and selected menu items under £3 Tuesday- is our very popular STEAK Club. Steak & a drink all under £10 Wednesday- CHICKEN club. Selected chicken meals at discounted prices, including a free drink. Come and join us for 'wing it Wednesday!' Thursday- we become the uk's biggest curry house Friday- FiSH Friday Sunday- Sunday lunch available all day.
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