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The Bell Inn

$$ - $$$, British,
8 Thames Street, Hampton TW12 2EA, England
+44 20 8941 9799
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible20%
Travellers talk about
“pudding” (8 reviews)
“steak” (10 reviews)
“the river” (14 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:30 PMAll hours
Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
8 Thames Street, Hampton TW12 2EA, England
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1 - 10 of 255 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

After reading the confusing mixture of previous reviews on this site, we went for lunch today not quite knowing what to expect....and we had our socks knocked off. It was very good indeed. Service was friendly, jokey and totally efficient throughout and all four of...More

Thank seasonedpunter
Reviewed 1 week ago

It seems that a group has taken over the Bell Inn but they don't seem to read TripAdvisor as if they did they would see that there is obviously problems at this pub! My wife and I had a Sunday lunch there a couple of...More

3  Thank skiredcat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Popped in for a lunchtime drink today. Staff completely disinterested behind the bar and took ages for anyone to even acknowledge that we were at the bar waiting for a drink. Two young bar maids, one ignored us totally but then bothered to nod at...More

3  Thank Michaela B
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Met up here last year after the AES at Kempton Park. Good prompt service my friend had his cooked his liking and I had the burger. Piping hot. Very reasonable price. I had the Wimbledon beer SW10. Prompt service and staff keen to help. Clean...More

Thank xto36
Monika T, Manager at The Bell Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanks for taking the time to leave such lovely comments. We do pride ourselves on the quality of food and the service we provide. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind Regards

Reviewed 24 September 2017

We used to come to The Bell Inn quite often, but after this time it will be our last. The glass I got my wine had some lipstick on, gravy on our roast was "like a dirty water" as it was described by my friends...More

4  Thank lemonlemon69
Monika T, Manager at The Bell Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Lemonlemon69 Many thanks for taking the time to leave your comments. We are saddened to hear that you did not enjoy your experience with us. I am not sure what happened on your visit as we very popular and fully booked every Sunday for...More

Reviewed 24 September 2017

On reading some reviews was a little hesitant, but thoroughly enjoyed my family visit here. Staff were very friendly and the food was lovely...Great family run chain and I highly recommend this place for couples and families. The place has great decor tooMore

Thank Mark F
Monika T, Manager at The Bell Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave your comments. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your visit. We do pride ourselves in the standard and quality of food and service that we provide. We look forward to welcoming your back in the...More

Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

The awful, stale smell of this place is reminiscent of a student flat the morning after a heavy duty party. Sticky tables with dirty glasses are laid for dinner. The front of house staff are casual to say the least - barely a glance as...More

4  Thank IP1972
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Popped out for impromptu supper. Pub is local so was obvious choice. Also accepts tastecard which is bonus! Food was ok (fish and chips and a burger), service was slow (with customers waiting to be served at bar whilst 3 staff focused for a while...More

1  Thank sschaaf28
Reviewed 12 September 2017

We came here for lunch recently and sat outside, the staff told us they would serve us from the table but forgot we were there. Bit of a shame as the food is pretty reasonable but we will probably go back at some stage and...More

Thank chrysoseek
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

We used to go to the bell a lot and they had lots of awards. The food was still good but they forgot half our order and it wasn't even that busy. They need a good manager who is organised.

3  Thank Frances1465
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Questions & Answers
14 September 2015|
Response from Monika T | Property representative |
Hi Caroline, we are not a hotel but only a pub. I hope this answers your question
29 June 2015|
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Response from Lee G | Reviewed this property |
I colder believe a place could be so bad so i went back to make sure it was as rubbish as I thought ! Confirmed. its rubbish!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$33
Bar, British, Pub
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, View, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Thames Street, Hampton TW12 2EA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater London  >  Hampton
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8941 9799
  • E-mail
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