We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

The Bell Inn

Certificate of Excellence
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Newport Road, Haughton, Stafford ST18 9EX, England
+44 1785 780301
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

254 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 254: English reviews
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Bell Inn is a wonderful pub, with friendly staff, good food, fun weekly pub quiz and a great selection of ales that change regularly so you are able to try new ales each time you visit (depending on how often you visit). Always have a great time here and also feel welcome. The pub quiz on Sunday nights is... More 

Thank 17AJM
Stafford, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have eaten at the Bell for a number of years. Food and staff always wonderful. Our latest grandson now 8 months is also becoming a regular and if I understand his gurgles is very impressed! This is the way to do it, get them young. Thank you once again for great food and welcome.

Thank Ralph R
Telford, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this venue earlier in the month what a lovely little pub. The restaurant is very small but the space has been used well so that you are not sitting on top of each other while eating. Good service however I would comment a more attentive welcome would have been nice. Overall decent food for a reasonable price and a... More 

Thank Thomas G
Stafford, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our second visit yesterday (2nd may) and as before fabulous food I had the halumi burger and my partner had the scampi. I have to say as well the best ever chips I have ever tasted!!!

Thank ashbrook8
Level Contributor
41 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Yesterday, 29 April 2017, we decided a little late on to see if we could get a table at the Bell ... fortunately we did, especially as it's Saturday and we know a busy night there. On arrival we were given menus, including the days specials. We ordered starters ... pate for himself and whitebait for me to be followed... More 

2 Thank Jules L
Stafford, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Two visits in recent weeks (Mon- Wed) and both times well impressed once with friends and once with larger lunch club. Good country pub ambience comfortable and cared for. Very accommodating staff with efficient and pleasant service. Both visits were for lunch choosing from 'pub classics' at £10 with desert for only £1 extra. All mains good to look at... More 

1 Thank Aston2
Nantwich, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tried the Bell last night for a meal for the first time with some of my family, a excellent find, great friend staff, really nice menu.Three of us ordered steak and one scampi, the food was excellent, perfectly cooked, great vegetables and the chips are to die for.. super flavour, crispy.We will be going again.

1 Thank DJG006
Stafford, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Regularly visit this location for an evening meal. The food is always well cooked, very tasty and plentiful. Friendly service in a well maintained setting

Thank Faulknerfamily2014
Stafford, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Mothers day lunch at the Bell, great service, great food, never fails. Regular visitors they must work had to maintain the standards.

Thank bradselluk
Level Contributor
9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

I've been in the pub/restaurant game over 20 years, which does make me notoriously difficult to please....... went last night for Steak Night and what can I say - steak - fabulous - sides - fabulous - sauces - fabulous - service - I'm sure you get it by now. Plus this is all after turning up early doors on... More 

Thank Gareth T

Travellers who viewed The Bell Inn also viewed

Stafford, Staffordshire
Acton Trussell, Stafford

Been to The Bell Inn? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$34
Pub, Bar, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Validated Parking
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Newport Road, Haughton, Stafford ST18 9EX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Stafford  >  Haughton
  • Phone Number: +44 1785 780301
We are a friendly Village Pub serving Real Ale alongside Real Pub food. Situated in the Village of Haughton which has won numerous awards for "Best Kept Village". We have a Bar Snack Menu and also a full A La Carte Restaurant Menu. You are sure of a warm welcome whether for a drink or bite to eat.

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of The Bell Inn and other visitors
2 questions
Ask a question
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
9 months ago

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from The Bell Inn staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?