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The Bellhouse

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What you can expect during your visit
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Socially distanced dining tables
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Tables disinfected between guests
  • Floors marked for social distancing
Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
About
Whether you’re joining us for dinner or drinks, The Bellhouse is the ideal venue . We're rich in local history due to our royal connections (In the 15th century The Bellhouse was a hunting lodge used by Henry VIII). In the colder months, our delicious dishes can be enjoyed from the comfort of our elegant restaurant area, featuring classic wooden beams and open fires - the perfect setting for afternoon tea and a glass of bubbly! In the summer, we invite you to dine outside in our large patio area, overlooking the running brook. The Bellhouse also features an outdoor children’s play area, perfect to entertain the little ones on a family outing! Our highly experienced chefs are fanatical about
PRICE RANGE
US$11 - US$54
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Live Music
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Came here today lovely food. Most impressed with the service by Jodie G.. will come back soon. Thanks Jodie

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Service was amazing thanks to Laura and Jasmine for serving us all night. Food was amazing, quantity definitely suited the prices. Absolutely loved the Halloumi & chips, husband loved the lamb burger. Will definitely return.

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic restaurant, excellent service and incredible dishes. Well worth a visit. Geoff served us and was excellent. Very attentive and understanding to allergen requirements.

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service was incredible. Staff really know the menu inside and out. Lynn our waitress was brilliant. Definitely will be back, maybe some spicier food on the menu though.

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing food, large but well seasoned quality food The cost is right for the quality of food and the service (a big thanks to laura, Laura also explained the history link too Henry VIII) Be back soon

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came for a Sunday roast, was lovely food and amazing service from Emily so tentative and quick. Very much enjoyable experience

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a really lovely roast dinner at the bellhouse. Food was great & our server Emily was excellent.

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Me and my partner had an amazing meal tonight, and Geoff was the best server we could ask for! He was bubbly and answered all of our questions regarding allergies and dietary requirements! Geoff the best Geoff needs a raise Thank you Geoff

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Grew up just yards up the road from here and amazed at how good the restaurant has become. My wife and I are visiting from California and had a meal two days ago and loved it so much we brought my dad and brother back...to it yesterday. Great food (especially the fish n chips, the lamb burger and the chicken/bacon pie) and great service from Lynn. We will likely be back before we head back home.More

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a really nice Sunday lunch here with my family. Portions were extremely generous and they had a large selection of meats including gammon which my wife appreciated. The service was excellent even though the restaurant was fairly busy. Definitely worth a visit.

Date of visit: September 2021
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You can sit outside with a dog or in the bar area. Dogs are not allowed in the restaurant thought.
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Bellhouse

Yes, The Bellhouse is taking precautions against COVID-19. A full list is available within the "safety precautions" section of this page.

The Bellhouse is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4