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The Five Bells Restaurant

) #1 of 1 Restaurants in Wickham €€ - €€€ , British,
Baydon Road, Wickham, Newbury RG20 8HH, England
+44 1488 657300
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Brew Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Baydon Road, Wickham, Newbury RG20 8HH, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We met some friends here for lunch as a convenient halfway point for us.Passed many times but always the wrong time of day but liked the look of the pub hence the visit It did not disappoint , absolutely superb in every respect , food...More

Thank PJPBristol
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just had a fantastic meal here and both my wife and I agree it was one of the best pub meals we've had in ages. Menu had plenty of choice, portions were more than ample (non of us could finish our main course!) service was...More

Thank NigeK73
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We chose this place due to good reviews on trip-advisor. We were not disappointed. Great and friendly service as well as well cooked pub grub.

Thank Guy B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This pub serves excellent food, local produce where possible, no orrible frozen French fries, no brake brothers set portions, it really sets the standard. Good selection of wines at a very good price, and as for the beer, well they have their own micro brewery...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Large pub in an attractive setting. Excellent range of draught beers and ciders. Good menu with daily specials. Worth a visit

Thank James F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a large group needing feeding and the kids needed somewhere to play on a hot Summer evening. The Five Bells has a great outdoor area and plenty of seating both inside and out. We all enjoyed our meals - great shortcrust chicken and...More

Thank Robandeil
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

4.5 stars Had a lovely lunch here. It's good to see such a variety of dishes for lunch, especially including a good selection for vegetarians. All food was very tasty. I would have given 5 stars but there was one pet hate of mine, my...More

Thank Why1
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Table of 14 for father's day, the food was absolutely delicious, the staff were just awesome and according to my husband so were the real ales and ciders he tried. Lovely place, we will definitely be back. Would not hesitate to recommend to anyone.

Thank Debbie F
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

I am an American. I say this so that you know that, as an American, I may have a different perspective than someone from the UK when it comes to a pub. I come to England regularly for work and every meal I eat here...More

Thank Gregory S
Reviewed 6 June 2017

This is now our second visit to the five bells to eat and drink within a week (we live about a 20 minute drive away). The service both times has been excellent and the food VERY tasty. The first time we started off with the...More

Thank Janine_Hampshire
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Questions & Answers
21 January 2017|
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Response from mark g | Property representative |
certainly...we cook everything from scratch and are happy to adjust our vegetatrian dishes to suit...or indeed create something for you It's always best to book on 01488657300 and mention any dietary requirements as it will... More
3 January 2017|
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Response from mark g | Property representative |
hi yes we have a very large garden which is great for groups and has a swing set in the garden. there is also a full play park in the adjacent village field. mark
30 January 2016|
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Response from paul t | Reviewed this property |
Yeah I have definetley seen a few dogs at the bar
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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, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Baydon Road, Wickham, Newbury RG20 8HH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Newbury  >  Wickham
  • Phone Number: +44 1488 657300
Finalist National Pub of the Year 2014
A chocolate box free house serving the finest ales, ciders and locally sourced home cooked food.
Berkshire CAMRA Pub of the Year 2014
West Berkshire CAMRA Cider Pub of the Year 2014
Many peoples idea of the perfect country pub
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