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The Bell

) #20 of 78 Restaurants in Maldon €€ - €€€ , British,
The Bell The Street | Purleigh, Maldon CM9 6RF, England
+44 1621 828348
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good15%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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Bar, British, Pub
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
The Bell The Street | Purleigh, Maldon CM9 6RF, England
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1 - 10 of 113 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good pub with excellent beer. food is good but service can be slow on occasions, especially when busy.

Thank 380nico2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been here often as such a lovely setting and old pub. on this occasion we had booked where we normally just turn up The pub was short staffed so we waited for all drinks & food to long. Starters were pleasant squid /...More

Thank ireland02
Reviewed 17 May 2017

We went for the first time recently and were very impressed. There is a nice atmosphere inside and the staff were all very friendly. The food was delicious, with plenty of nice choices on the specials board. The lamb rump and the hake were both...More

Thank EricEssex2014
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

My husband suggested a meal out not local to us but a night out just the 2 of us we are of the older generation great l am up for that. Here we go 100%. Soup and fresh bread beautiful home made Fish Cake to...More

Thank betty_1946
Reviewed 11 March 2017

We have visited this venue many times now. The food has always been delicious. The staff are lovely. The only problem is getting a table as it is very popular, but so worth a little wait.

Thank Debseedo1
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Celebrated our Mum's 80th Birthday with 2 to 3 course Sunday lunch for 25 people. Due to our number we had the upstairs room to ourselves, which we was able to decorate.We food ordered in advance for ease and the whole experience from start to...More

Thank BeanFrost
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Came in for lunch to catch up with a friend who had recommended this place. The pub has a very nice ambience and the staff are friendly and helpful. There were three beers on offer, two local and an Adnams if I remember correctly. I...More

1  Thank Traveler168London
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Good location, great food, nice atmosphere and reasonably priced. Liked the menu with good choice. Will return soon with family.

Thank Westwestwest
Reviewed 28 January 2017

We visited The Bell for the first time a week ago, what a pleasant surprise. A lovely old traditional pub, with a warm welcome for us and our dog. A good selection of well kept beer (according to the better half who's a bit of...More

Thank AnnaMGa
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Half way round a nice long walk we stopped here for lunch. We were accommodated without booking and it filled up over lunch. The Hophead Dark Star we had was very well kept. We shared some whitebait to start which was very nicely cooked and...More

Thank Phil K
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gillianwilliams2016
hi, are you serving food about 6pm monday and is it traditional pub food and do we need to book for 4 thankyou, gill.w
24 July 2016|
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Response from gillianwilliams2016 |
Sorry i was very tired thought i was asking the pub
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Bell The Street | Purleigh, Maldon CM9 6RF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Maldon
  • Phone Number: +44 1621 828348
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