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The Plough at Bolnhurst

The Plough Kimbolton Road, Bedford MK44 2EX, England
+44 1234 376274
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“souffle” (10 reviews)
“lemon sole” (12 reviews)
“partridge” (9 reviews)
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British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Plough Kimbolton Road, Bedford MK44 2EX, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Plough is always excellent, whatever time of year you visit. The food is always fresh, well presented, and never lets you down if you recommend friends. The Decor is warm & welcoming with a lovely conservatory addition to the old pub, which leads on...More

1  Thank Lesley H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Quality in every department from the environment to the service from the wine list to the food - never less than excellent. Not stupidly expensive by any means. Lovely in the summer especially but snooky in the winter.

Thank Colin C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our fourth visit to this fine dining restaurant. Fantastic food, fantastic service and would highly recommend this place. Will definitely be back in the Summer months.

1  Thank HopeDad
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our fourth visit to this lovely pub restaurant. We were not disappointed. Our companions had not dined here before and we hoped they would enjoy the experience too. No problem. The well trained staff and imaginative menu impressed them as much as we remembered. Not...More

Thank fishermanbedford
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Smoked haddock Chowder, free range braised pork cheeks & dark chocolate for desert. Impossible not to love. Every visit the same, delightful atmosphere, courteous staff and excellent food. This time with the added bonus of saying hello to the owners dogs. Two chocolate labs and...More

1  Thank geoffCambs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful pub /restaurant . Fantastic food and impeccable well timed service . The soufflé was outstanding .

Thank Nikki S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very impressed with communication prior to our visit as I had requested gluten free choices - not a problem at all. Food was excellent and arrived hot. Staff were all friendly and well presented - I would recommend to anyone with food intolerances as well.

Reviewed 10 December 2017

Tasty food, romantic lighting, lovely staff - what more could you ask for a Saturday lunch? We arrived close to the kitchen closing but we were still welcomed with open arms and friendly smiles. The food - from a fixed price menu with good range...More

Thank Chatterisgirl
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

This place has been on my list to visit for awhile. Excellent welcome and service and the food ordered from the December Specials Menu was wonderful. I am planning a return visit soon. Many thanks to all the team at the Plough.

Thank Dftlhu
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Wedding anniversary lunch for six including two youngsters. Four had pheasant - finely cooked with roast vegetables - one beef, and the last plaice. Chocolate nemesis dominated the afters with ice creams for the over indulged. We chose from their interesting range of beers to...More

1  Thank carrbrionkg
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30 December 2017|
Response from Nikki S | Reviewed this property |
Definitely suitable to take a partner for a birthday lunch . It’s a beautiful location and building ,impeccable service and wonderful food . Don’t worry about paying up front ,I did for 5 people on Boxing Day and it was... More
2 August 2017|
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Response from LemonSherbert | Reviewed this property |
Agree with all the comments above. Dress to please. But, there is no knowing taste!
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2 July 2017|
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Response from Blagorama | Reviewed this property |
You may struggle getting a table indoors without booking. We have managed to get a table near the pond outside when not booking but is it worth the risk. The staff are great and booking is no hassle
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Plough Kimbolton Road, Bedford MK44 2EX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bedfordshire  >  Bedford
  • Phone Number: +44 1234 376274
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