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Village Bells - CLOSED

Bell House, Eling Hill, Totton, England
+44 23 8066 0837
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average0%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
2 Apr 2015
7 Sep 2014
“Fantastic Thai Food & Friendly Pub”
Restaurant Hours Closed
British, Vegetarian Friendly
Bell House, Eling Hill, Totton, England
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Reviewed 2 April 2015 via mobile

Closed after 220 years that's to the faceless idiots at new forest district council agreeing it could become a house gone is the best pub in eling leaving no others to go to forget the one over the road no where near as good Tess...More

1  Thank Blackbess2
Reviewed 7 September 2014 via mobile

This was our second visit as to what we can only describe as a lovely, traditional & quaint pub....with the added bonus of a Thai kitchen. The bar staff were welcoming & friendly & the Thai food was out of this world. We will be...More

1  Thank TheThreeTravellers
Reviewed 26 August 2014 via mobile

The title says it all best beer best food joy the chef is a genius and yes she is a real chef not some sort of cheap cook try the food it is FANTASTIC right moving on if you are lucky enough to be served...More

Thank Blackbess2
Teresa A, Owner at Village Bells, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2014

Thank you for your very kind comments.

Reviewed 15 August 2014

The Thai cook has worked at "King and I in Southampton" . All is cooked to order so if you want extra heat -less heat or have special dietary requirements she can take those into account. Also excellent value. They can do take away too....More

Thank KateandDave2014
Reviewed 8 June 2014 via mobile

Really good Thai food in a good old English pub. Can get very busy on weekends so best book a table. The Thai buffet was great getting replenished regularly and a lovely selection of Ales.

Thank TravellingSingleMum
Reviewed 5 June 2014 via mobile

We had a great Thai meal at the Village Bells, very authentic. The landlady Tess is always very friendly and has time for a chat with all the customers. Great atmosphere, value and authentic Thai food - does exactly what it says on the Tin!

Thank chequers64
Reviewed 31 May 2014

'There are no strangers here, only friends we haven't met'. 'If friends were flowers I'd pick you '. The pub is full of notices like this. Try arriving at one minute to two ( food is advertised as being served till two) and asking for...More

Thank Jwmbev
Teresa A, Owner at Village Bells, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2014

I am so sorry you had a bad experience I had a backlog of orders to cook, I cook alone. No excuses though I can only say sorry. :-(

Reviewed 28 May 2014

Great atmosphere, good beer & brilliant well priced traditional food. Haven't tried the Thai yet but will soon.

Thank Angie G
Reviewed 18 May 2014

Quaint village pub. Lovely meal. Limited choice for lunchtime menu which is English pub grub but what is available is excellent. Can recommend the steak and the cheeseburger! A good pint and staff are very friendly and accommodating. We have just celebrated an 80th birthday...More

Thank Jacqui S
Reviewed 14 May 2014

We visited the Village Bells on Saturday as we had seen the Thai Kitchen had moved here. The staff were welcoming and the beer good. The food was out of this world, so good. I am not a great fan of Thai food, however, this...More

Thank phelpss
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
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12:00 - 15:00
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12:00 - 15:00
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12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bell House, Eling Hill, Totton, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Totton
  • Phone Number: +44 23 8066 0837
Great quaint pub in the middle of nowhere.
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