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The Blue Bell Inn

Thorpe Road, Tattershall LN4, England
+44 1526 342206
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Thorpe Road, Tattershall LN4, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

excellent food here - can well recommend the haddock mornay and cajun chicken but all meals excellent - reasonably priced too in enchanting surroundings

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Anne C
Reviewed 5 days ago

An unplanned stop on a cold winter's day. We had an excellent lunch eaten by a cosy fire. Served by friendly, efficient staff who gave us a warm welcome.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank md761
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited yesterday with 6 members of my family for our annual Christmas get together. The Christmas menu was varied with starters,mains and desserts. The homemade Pate was exquisite. We had the traditional turkey mains, the turkey was tender, juicy and cooked to perfection as were...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Dave3461H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been down here for a few days and have always wanted to visit The Bluebell we was put off a bit by the trip advisor reports but we thought we would call in and see I have to admit this is the first...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank pamyork67
Reviewed 6 November 2018

On recommendation, we called in to eat. The dining room was busy but only a few people in bar. Stood a bar in front of bar staff who was just finishing pulling a pint but she ignored us - no acknowledgement or even a smile...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Sandy S
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

We visited here during our stay at Tattershall Lakes having searched for a close pub. Well what can I say? The staff were all so friendly and attentive, the food was lovely (home cooked and large portions) and the area where we sat at the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank nicolacN5443RV
Reviewed 4 November 2018

Last visited a year ago. Have just had a 3 course Sunday for £12.95 outstanding value for such good food. Thank you once again.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank AnneC4freedom
Reviewed 1 November 2018

Having visited this lovely pub 2 months ago, we took advantage of the beautiful autumn sunshine today to drive over to enjoy another lunch, We knew that it would be worth every single one of the 100 miles involved in the round trip from Rutland....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank David J
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

This lovely pub/restaurant serves good food amid memories of WW2 airmen who frequented this establishment often their last pint was drunk here.The Lancaster Room is a poignant reminder of those days.The atmosphere is cosy and friendly and the food is great.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Woody00747
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Had a beautiful dinner here in a lovely little old pub which is out of this world with its Lancaster bomber memorabilia the staff are very nice and friendly our table was in a lovely cozy room the menu had a good choice of starters...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank diannes920
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Angela S
8 October 2017|
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Response from jckennewell | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I'm sure dogs are welcome in the bar, as seems to be mostly the case with pubs locally. Meals can be eaten in the bar areas, so no problem if you want a bite ..................... so long as Fido doesn't, so to... More
25 May 2016|
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Response from richardanderson854 | Reviewed this property |
I have not seen dogs inside the pub, but I believe you could sit outside under a covered area with a dog when it is warm.
Gayle W
13 July 2015|
Response from VivienneM469 | Reviewed this property |
I think you need to contact them direct, I only visited.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Thorpe Road, Tattershall LN4, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Tattershall
  • Phone Number: +44 1526 342206
  • E-mail
A quaint British pub, with open, roaring fires in winter and old timber beams built in approx. 1257 And frequented by RAF Bomber Command Squadrons during the Second World War.
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