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The Bell

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British, Pub
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50 High Street, Great Paxton, St Neots PE19 6RF, England
+44 1480 700107
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Hornchurch, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

We went to the Bell for a family Christmas meal get together. And we were so pleased in the quality of food and the chef , we had the chateaubriand which was cooked to perfection so much so we are trying to recreate it tomorrow night on valentines night. As it inspired us so much. I will definitely be going... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Come for a family xmas dinner in January. The surf and turf was just amazing. I had bernaise sauce and chips. The steak was succulent and the lobster was amazing. Worth every penny if not more. Highly recommend.

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Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Visited mid December and they couldn't do enough for us. Staff were really polite and professional. Food was amazing. Portion sizes are excellent and the steak was cooked exactly as we asked. They were delicious. Desserts were just lush too. Great prices too. Would thoroughly recommend going.

Thank Callcaz
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40 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

On my visits to many restaurants I like my steak blue, and the usual happens 1) "sorry sir it's illegal to serve blue" 2) the steak comes out over done to what I wanted or 3) "sorry sir it's company policy that we don't serve blue" When I ordered my steak and asked for it blue I got "yes Sir... More 

Thank wpage68
St Neots, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Following a restaurant refurb, we have just been for a 'steak night' meal. Excellent food, good service.... Thoroughly recommend. Book a table and pre order your food......

2 Thank GPF67
Great Paxton, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

Really I am not Joking, I went to The Bell, Great Paxton last night and had the most amazing meal.. I had their Signature burger which was out of this world, everything was absolutely fantastic.. some of the best food I have eaten in ages... The Restaurant has been newly refurbished and was so warm, cozy and welcoming the staff... More 

Thank Abigail B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Had the largest most succulent steak I have ever had in my life, was awesome, can't wait to pay the Bell another visit.

2 Thank GraPax
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

Came here with a party of 20+ for a steak night. My wife and I chose the filet stake and it was cooked lovely along with the chips that it was served with (not sure what they were cooked in but they were very tasty). If you want to have a really tasty meal at reasonable prices, then this is... More 

2 Thank Steve C
St Neots, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

FANTASTIC!!! Amazing food, the steaks are HUGE, massive! Cooked superbly. The rest is good, but the special mushrooms that were served with our meal were out of this world!! Really lovely. The staff at The Bell are so friendly, everyone is welcome here. We were a party of 23 and the staff were smiling throughout the evening. Service was excellent.... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

Attended the monthly steak night in the newly refurbished restaurant area. Firstly the service by Rachel and Dean was fantastic! Even though the pub got busier throughout the night they remained attentive and both worked like trojans! The decor was relaxing with low level music and great pictures and lighting (not a child's toy in sight!). Nathan the chef is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$16
British, Pub
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 High Street, Great Paxton, St Neots PE19 6RF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  St Neots  >  Great Paxton
  • Phone Number: +44 1480 700107
We are a family run traditional English pub, serving a selection of beers wines and spirits as well as guest ales and ciders from local breweries. We strive for a fun and friendly relaxed atmosphere as our main focus is the community around us in our small village. Our fantastic sized beer garden is a great place to relax in the summer time and likewise our heart warming fireplace and cosy sofas are perfect for a winter warmer. We are also proud to represent our local petanque, darts and crib teams. Look out for the quiz night every Sunday night, live music nights once a month as well as discos, karaoke nights and charity fundraisers. In 2014 we won the Huntingdonshire Camra Community Pub of the Year

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