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The Bell

€€ - €€€, British,
London Road, Aston Clinton, Aylesbury HP22 5HP, England
+44 1296 632777
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Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“duck salad” (6 reviews)
“sea bass” (7 reviews)
“pudding” (16 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 23:00 Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
London Road, Aston Clinton, Aylesbury HP22 5HP, England
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1 - 10 of 527 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great venue for a family midweek meal, service was always attentive and the food was exceptional! My partner had the Diablo pizza and I had the cod and chips. Recommended.

Thank duncansandra
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great little village pub in Aston Clinton, my friend and I sat in the main restaurant for a lovely afternoon lunch and we were not disappointed. Service was great, very attentive and the waitress was quite relaxed and was able to have a chat with...More

Thank NorthStar46867427618
Reviewed 1 week ago

Walking in to the bell following another couple with dogs (dogs in a restaurant). Then front of house serving staff member bends down and fondles/rubs/greets the dogs. OMG glad she never served my food after this. Food hygiene out of the windowMore

Thank th527
GeneralManagerAA, Manager at The Bell, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear TH, Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback, it's a shame that it was not more positive. As a village country pub we welcome our four legged friends with open arms. They are however not allowed in the main dining area...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked a large table for a busy Saturday night and the restaurant were more than accommodating! Fabulous service from our waitress and the on duty manager looked after us well. Food was absolutely amazing, i had the pork belly and my friend had the fillet...More

Thank Traveler50591
GeneralManagerAA, Manager at The Bell, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us feedback regarding your recent visit. It's great to hear that you and your friends enjoyed your 50th birthday celebration and that we were able to make is so special for you! We look forward...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Bell has Never been the same since Mitchel & Butler took it over. Th Manager Mark is the Worst I have ever had the misfortune to deal he is the Rudest Unprofessionall I have encountered in a Service Industry of this kind. My Wife...More

1  Thank paulfordhamuk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You would think when there are so many problems over a period of time that you would anticipate that things would improve. We were recommended to use The Bell by the owners of the Hotel that we were staying for a couple of days with...More

1  Thank Keith B
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

First visit for sometime both I and my guests were impressed with the food and the service well done

Thank 157ron
Mark_Jackson101, Manager at The Bell, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

157ron, thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback! I am glad you enjoyed your visit and we look forward to seeing you again! The Bell

Reviewed 10 October 2018

Not a good experience. Booked early (6.45) at 8.45 All we had eaten was a starter. Very poor service. When complained to manager, who was very apologetic, apparently a large group in restaurant. When main dishes finally arrived one was missing was to be a...More

2  Thank Alexis J
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Visited here on a rainy Saturday afternoon. We needed something to see us through to dinner. We both had spicy veg soup with a big hunk of warm bread. Absolutely delish and just enough. Lovely restaurant and super lovely staff

Thank sarah c
GeneralManagerAA, Manager at The Bell, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Sarah, thank you for taking the time to leave us such a lovely review! It great to hear that you both enjoyed our soup of the day, I'm sure we will see you again to try more of our menu! The Bell, Aston Clinton

Reviewed 23 September 2018

Lovely setting, beautiful food, friendly staff. Tables are well spaced out so not sitting on top of one another. Lovely ambience

Thank Angela B
GeneralManagerAA, Manager at The Bell, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Thank you so much for your 5/5 review Angela! I am so glad we could provide you with a great evening and we look forward to seeing you again very soon! The Bell, Aston Clinton

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kerry b
26 June 2018|
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Response from 240zoe | Reviewed this property |
We stayed in a double which was very nice, large and airy so I would imagine the family rooms are quite well proportioned.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 22:30
Monday
07:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 23:00
Thursday
07:00 - 23:00
Friday
07:00 - 23:00
Saturday
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: London Road, Aston Clinton, Aylesbury HP22 5HP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Buckinghamshire  >  Aylesbury Vale  >  Aylesbury  >  Aston Clinton
  • Phone Number: +44 1296 632777
Description
Located in the wonderful village of Aston Clinton, The Bell is a unique country pub, bar, and restaurant that will allow you to enjoy a delicious selection of tasty dishes, and a great selection of real ales, lagers and wines, in stylish and comfortable surroundings. From scrumptious starters and light bites through to tasty mains and desserts, when you step into The Bell, you’ll be able to choose from an extensive range of delicious meals, every day of the week - served up by our highly skilled chefs, using only the freshest, locally sourced ingredients. And, if you’re visiting the area for business or pleasure, and you’re looking for a place to rest your head for the night, we have a number of rooms on site that will allow you to sleep, dream, and relax in optimum style and comfort. We are also a child friendly establishment and, if you’re driving, you can rest assured that we have plenty of car parking spaces.
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