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The Prince of Wales

$$ - $$$, British,
24/26Bedfordstreet, Ampthill, England
525 840504
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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“pie” (7 reviews)
“steak” (11 reviews)
“belly pork” (3 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
24/26Bedfordstreet, Ampthill, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had Sunday lunch with 7 family members yesterday. Felt very rushed. Starter and pud were delicious but my roast chicken main course was disappointing. Very tough chicken breast, 1 potato cut into two pieces and enough veg for 2 people between 4. Not as good...More

Thank Alison W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a regular place for us to eat. The food is great, the staff are lovely. For sure the best place in town. What more can you ask for.

Thank Stout31
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very welcoming pub with lovely friendly staff. A nice warm atrmosphere. Really enjoyable Friday evening, I will return soon.

Thank Donna T
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Been here for a few meals. Very charming friendly and attentive staff who are always eager to help. Nice setting, good choice of well kept beer. Battered Place and chips, real steak and ale pie with vegetables. Outstanding. Food always high standard. They have a...More

Thank robert_brant
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Lunch was average for a town pub, the waitress was very good. Atmosphere and furnishings fine. Not likely to return.

Thank Tom J
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Fantastic family pub, outstanding food and terrific service. Ampthill has a diverse range of the good, the bad and the ugly. This really does tick every box for quality. It offers something other places in Ampthill and the surrounding areas doesn't - try as I...More

Thank JemMaidment
Reviewed 15 August 2017

My family and I were treated to a lovely lunch here by my brother. The Service was excellent and very quick. Delicious wine and local Charlie Wells' beers. I have had better roast dinners but the ambience and being with family elevates this upwards. Warm...More

Thank Mr W
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

The whole experience from the welcome on entry and initial pre dinner drinks order, to the timely delivery of the meal and positive responses by waiting staff and management to individual requirements made for a thoroughly enjoyable experience and has put this quality establishment firmly...More

Thank Colin C
Reviewed 14 July 2017

We were a party of 7 meeting for lunch.The staff were welcoming. The service was friendly and efficient. The food was well prepared and presented and value for money. If in the area again we would certainly patronise this establishment based on our previous good...More

1  Thank themaltings2017
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Overall an OK stay. We were attending a wedding locally so literally just slept and got ready in the room. Very friendly and helpful staff throughout. Showed us to our room and even though we arrived back after midnight the 2nd night, the owner stayed...More

Thank Jenny B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24/26Bedfordstreet, Ampthill, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bedfordshire  >  Ampthill
  • Phone Number: 525 840504
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