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The Bell Inn

The Square, Chittlehampton EX37 9QL, England
+44 1769 540368
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“fillet steak” (8 reviews)
“curry” (7 reviews)
“sandwich” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Square, Chittlehampton EX37 9QL, England
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

The title tells it all. The pub is always busy so you do have to book in advance. May be a bit noisy for some but we loved teh atmosphere and the staff are very helpful and attentive.

Thank John I
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

My partner and I with our dog went here whilst camping nearby on a recommendation by the campsite. Our food was delicious and the portion was well worth the money. The staff were all very friendly and this pub is very welcoming. Should we ever...More

Thank PeteySlice
Reviewed 24 August 2017

I was staying locally and this pub was recommended as a family run pub with great food. It did not disappoint nice friendly welcome it was already busy at 6.15pm and the owner managed to find me a table, most were reserved. I had Shirley's...More

1  Thank LondonFrancesca
Reviewed 23 August 2017

We had supper at this pub and it was excellent, and very good value. Later there was a folk band in the lounge and they were well received.

1  Thank engine55
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Went for a mid week tea just after 6. All the tables were booked and we were given a table but told they needed it back for 7.30 - which wasn't a problem for us! Staff were very welcoming and the food was delicious -...More

Thank teacherjackson
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Highly raved about pub, however it didn't seem to live up to the hype. The food was just okay (curries) and the childrens food (whales and chicken goujons) were tastless and slushy. The staff made it clear that they were doing us a favour slotting...More

Thank Rebecca G
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Found this restaurant online and booked for my family of 6. Lovely pub, great service and great food. The vegetarian lasagne is delicious! I'd say definitely book a table as by the time we finished our food the pub was very busy. We would definitely...More

1  Thank Gabby B
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

What a great pub! Was recommended to me by a local. Lovely grub. Busy friendly family run place. Worth booking. Proper pub with no pretensions and simply generous tasty food. Lively atmosphere. Perfectly happy to sit in the corner with my dog, eating and people...More

Thank familywithteenagers6
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

We went to this pub today for a few drinks as it was local to where we were staying and was recommended to us. It was so lovely we ended up staying there for 5 hours. We played pool and darts had a few drinks...More

Thank Amber G
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Went out for a meal with family at the beginning of the week, first choice as always ... The Bell! This occasion however didn't quite hit the spot! Staff as friendly and attentive as always, good selection of beers and ciders, always a good cellar...More

Thank MangleCruncher
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Questions & Answers
8 April 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Philip1516 | Reviewed this property |
It has easy access from the pavement as it's level and the pub floor is level inside but I don't know about the toilets I'm afraid
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Square, Chittlehampton EX37 9QL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Chittlehampton
  • Phone Number: +44 1769 540368
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