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The Fordham Arms

££ - £££, , British
Templars Way, Sharnbrook, Bedford MK44 1PX, England
+44 1234 781416
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good34%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“green veg” (2 reviews)
“cheese board” (2 reviews)
“pot roast” (2 reviews)
Opens in 22 min
Pub, Bar, British
££ - £££
Templars Way, Sharnbrook, Bedford MK44 1PX, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Super decorated interior, very stylish. Greeted by a very pleasant young man. Sadly three of the party of four had been given the wrong menu when our orders were to be taken. When we had the correct menus we were asked to hurry up and...More

Thank izzy760
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a great meal here with friends ! Food really good quality and value for money . Limited menu but everything we had was really good . I had beer battered fish and chips and the fish was cooked perfectly with crisp light batter ....More

1  Thank Karen D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I took a party of seven to the Fordham Arms for Sunday lunch to celebrate a birthday. The service was faultless and the food excellent. I would recommend it.

Thank David G
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Recently had a family Sundaylynch at Fordham Arms and was really dissapointed. Waited 35 mins to get served, even though had booked and even then its because we grabbed waitresses attention. Food took sges to come and it all came out in dribs and drabs,...More

Thank simon c
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Although the outside of the building appears less than appealing, inside the decor is modern and relaxing. The food is good, it’s a mix of modern English and traditional pub meals available. The service is efficient and our server showed particularly good humour, which made...More

Thank Nev G
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

Nice gastro pub in a rural setting. Seems to have been renovated fairly recently. Food was reasonably priced and well prepared. Onion rings were freshly done in light, crispy batter and the creamy soup was excellent. I was only surprised how quiet it was for...More

2  Thank BigMac1888
Reviewed 25 March 2018

Celebrating our wedding anniversary and so just had Sunday lunch at the Fordham Arms which looks lovely and sounds great on Trip Advisor, Things went wrong from the off, we ordered a bottle of Pinot Grigio that was warm. We asked for a chilled bottle...More

Thank gallopinggoose
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Visited for a family meal on a Sunday. The pub/restaurant looks good. Assume it's been recently refurbished. Seated a little late, however there was space in the bar to have a drink whilst we waited. The food was very good. We had a range of...More

Thank Ellwen
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

I visited for Sunday lunch today and the food is really really good. It’s hard to find a nice roast and I had no complaints about the food at all. The roast comes with lots of veggies including cauliflower cheese and carrot mash which I...More

Thank G_scott_1986
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

I visited here with my family. Technically it is still a pub, but it’s main focus is food. We all had the fish and chips and it was one of best I’ve ever had, particularly the triple cooked chips.

Thank Henchelson
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Questions & Answers
11 August 2017|
Response from mohan g | Property representative |
Hello, yes we are a dog friendly pub. We would ask that dogs stay on a leash and are welcome in the pub and beer garden area. Regards The Fordham Arms
11 August 2017|
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Response from Simon D | Reviewed this property |
Yes Dogs are allowed in the bar.
10 August 2015|
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Response from Sharon L | Property representative |
Hi there!! Our opening times are Monday - Saturday 12pm - 11pm and Sundays 12pm - 10.30pm. Food is served Monday - Saturday 12-3pm and 6-9pm and on a sunday 12-6 as this is a carvery. I hope this helps Regards Sharon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$29
Pub, Bar, British
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
15:00 - 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: Templars Way, Sharnbrook, Bedford MK44 1PX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bedfordshire  >  Bedford  >  Sharnbrook
  • Phone Number: +44 1234 781416
  • E-mail
We are a Free-house pub set in a beautiful country village. We have recently been renovated and re-opened under new management! We serve home cooked locally sourced (where available) food Wednesday-Sunday Wednesday through to Saturday our food serving hours are 12:00pm-14.30pm & 18:00pm - 21:00pm. On a Sunday we serve 12:00pm-17:00pm. We have real ales on tap and a great selection behind our bar. We have plenty of off-road parking and a beautiful large garden. We welcome families! Well behaved dogs are allowed in our bar area and in the garden, they should be kept on leads at all times!
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