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The Bell Inn

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The Square, Chittlehampton EX37 9QL, England
+44 1769 540368
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Big portions good quality and the special boards change all the time. Good choice of ale alongside the food and good atmosphere. Good addition with the pool tables

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had Sunday lunch with friends at this gem of a pub. I absolutely loved it. The atmosphere in the pub was fantastic and the service was excellent. There was a good range of real ales and wines available and the food was very good. There is a signed Arsenal shirt on the wall and while I was paying the... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to this friendly relaxed restaurant as a large family group on a Sunday lunchtime. We all had the roast and the food was well cooked and plentiful. There were a large range of puddings though a few were no longer available. The sticky toffee pudding was lovely and the brownie sundaes went down very well too. The whole... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

When we arrived late due to terrible traffic and saw how busy it was we were worried we may have forfeited our table but the lovely lady who greeted us showed us straight to our table. The selection of drinks is extensive, there really is something to suit everyone. The food menu is lovely too, again with something to suit... More 

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Thank Nicole M
Bideford, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Met with a group of colleagues for discussion and food. Warm welcome, excellent service and very accommodating staff

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Thank Roger G
Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

We have been a few times now, when we visit our friends who live near by. Love the typically Devon village, it's picture perfect. The staff are always so helpful with the choice of meals, I have food intolerances and they went to great lengths to make sure my meal was ok for me. My friend had a steak which... More 

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Thank Julie J
Cannington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017

Happened to pick a Weds lunch time and along with the normal menu there is an option of a roast meal. Delicious and tender beef, real roast potatoes and good selection of veg. Importantly good beers on tap and very attentive staff. The village is delightful as well with a nice square and the church is worth a visit.

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Thank Alex1706
Firsdown, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

I stayed for one night on 30th January 2017, at the Bell Inn, prior to a day's shooting nearby. The Bell Inn is ideally situated for anyone planning to shoot in the surrounding area or to go sightseeing. The owners of The Bell have been running the establishment for over 30 years. The food, both dinner and breakfast, and accommodation... More 

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New Milton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

The steak in this pub, is excellent. The beer in this pub, is so good, you want another. The staff are lovely, it's a nice part of the world, the locals are nice and they let dogs in. Proper fires, 2 pool tables, dart board.... It's a great pub. Go there.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017

Despite being Devonian..I had not been to Chittlehampton before...but we are glad we did!. We were meeting friends from North Devon for lunch...and this was mid-way between Chagford and Berrynarbor and thought worth a try based on previous reviews. We were warmly received and seated between two fires which was lovely on a bitter day. The beers were well kept... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Square, Chittlehampton EX37 9QL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Chittlehampton
  • Phone Number: +44 1769 540368

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?