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Cock and Bell Inn

€€ - €€€, British,
Hall Street, Long Melford, Babergh District CO10 9JR, England
+44 1787 379807
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good43%
  • Average9%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
Hall Street, Long Melford, Babergh District CO10 9JR, England
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1 - 10 of 259 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Often visit on a Monday evening as the quiz they run is great fun. As we live some miles from Long Melford it often makes sense to get there early and eat so that we are sure to have a table for the quiz as...More

Thank richardcD6266PL
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been here a couple of times in the past year, since refurbishment decided to go back for a meal this time, Sunday Lunch, chicken normal Sunday roast ect as you would expect, cooked to a good standard no complaints for two of us with...More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been here a few times in the past. The food has usually been alright, sometimes we felt our meal was a ping meal (microwaved). But on this occasion we waited one hour for our food and weren't told there was a delay. The...More

2  Thank Dawn N
Reviewed 1 week ago

This pub was packed. Great atmosphere plus it was lovely to see a village pub be so busy. Food and staff were all great.

Thank pgibbs133
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

2 evenings visit to this establishment for food. Good pub grub and tasty local ales. Service is next to none. Both times I visited I was served by Karla who I felt went out of her way to make every customer happy. It made me...More

Thank Philip E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I came on a Sunday evening with family for a meal. Understandably it was busy and we were made aware of the wait which is fair enough. But the standard of food that came out was shocking. The chef or microwave technician clearly doesn't care...More

Thank garyaddison
sjfourie, General Manager at Cock and Bell Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Gary. Thank you for your visit. And yes you are correct we are always extremely busy. We have a great clientele. In fact on sunday we had 2 tables of 10 wait an hour just for a table because they said they didnt want...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very often busy but well worth a visit, recently undergone a major refurbishment, seating outside at front is very nice in the warmer weather, staff are very efficient and polite as is Jean-Paul the Manager.

Thank John N
sjfourie, General Manager at Cock and Bell Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi John thankyou for your lovely comments we are so grateful to have fantastic customers like yourself and look forward to seeing you soon. Kindest regards Jean Paul, Sam and the team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We waited 80 mins for our food and we had an 18 month old and an 8 year old to entertain!! If they were that behind we should have been informed and maybe out of courtesy something given to kids to keep them going but...More

Thank Hannah W
sjfourie, General Manager at Cock and Bell Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Hannah thankyou for your comments and we are so sorry about the wait on food. We have now dealt with these issues that were causing the delay and we do hope we can show you again soon what a fantastic pub we are. Kindest...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This pub as been a real treat to have so close by in the area where we live. Both I and my husband have gone there for a lunchtime meal on average every week or two for the last three years. For that reason, I...More

Thank Paulo L
sjfourie, General Manager at Cock and Bell Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello thankyou for your comments we are sorry our new decor cannot please everyone and we so apologise if it seemed we were short staffed. We were taken by suprise at just how extra busy we now are since re opening. As we were always...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We go here for lunch nearly every week and I wrote a glowing review last January. However, we've felt that over the last three months things have been going downhill - food not cooked or presented so well, little details missed etc. Then it closed...More

Thank BricklayerLondon
sjfourie, General Manager at Cock and Bell Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello thankyou for your comments we are truly sorry you are unhappy with the new decor. We love it! You may seem a little unhappy with the wait on food being 30mins but we have gotten so busy unfortunately we can only serve food as...More

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bob s
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Response from Faiergreen | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is an online menu but unfortunately the Trip Advisor system won't allow me to put the link to it in this reply. Try searching for Cock and Bell Long Melford on your internet browser and it should bring up their... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hall Street, Long Melford, Babergh District CO10 9JR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Babergh District  >  Long Melford
  • Phone Number: +44 1787 379807
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