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The Bell at West Overton

) #7 of 50 Restaurants in Marlborough $$ - $$$ , British,
99 Bath Road | West Overton,, Marlborough SN8 1QD, England
+44 1672 861099
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (19 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
99 Bath Road | West Overton,, Marlborough SN8 1QD, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We called in here on our way from Marlborough to Devizes. We had a very nice lunch and a drink and sat in the garden overlooking the local countryside. Very enjoyable.

Thank KentTraveller09
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We called in at the Bell purely by chance for lunch not expecting anything more than a 'pub lunch' and were pleasantly surprised by the excellent, friendly service and very good quality food. We will have to visit again when we are next in the...More

Thank Mark R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had been recommended to eat at this pub so went today for Saturday lunch. My husband had the curried haddock and prawn fishcake for starter and could not taste or distinguish the prawns. I had the chicken liver parfait which was a very small portion...More

Thank lizholden60
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant came recommended by our hosts at the B & B and we were glad we went. The menu is smallish in terms of choices, and at first we (6 of us), were concerned about not finding something we liked. I enjoyed the Hogget...More

Thank Cgolec
Reviewed 1 week ago

After being refused service at The Outside Chance as it was too late to eat (8:30 pm!) stopped at the next pub we found which was a totally different proposition. Friendly staff only to pleased to serve food (at this late hour) and the food...More

Thank Bob C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not necessarily typical pub food - interesting tastes rather than vast quantity. Potato pancake and salmon an interesting starter and the lamb was excellent. The chocolate tart was a little melted as was the cream which went with it. Wine was fine. Better food than...More

Thank Martin C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had dinner here a few nights ago, and once again, it was excellent. This was my second visit, having been introduced to The Bell by friends last year. My food was great, as was the service and general friendliness of the place - I...More

Thank Tony C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We eat regularly at the Bell and always find great food and a warm welcome. The food is tasty and well cooked. Portions are not huge but that suits me. If you are hungry have all three courses. I don't think it is expensive and...More

1  Thank janecrabbe
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A pity but it has gone downhill. Terrible service (3 times I had to go to the bar as lost patience waiting) , very small portions and expensive. Won't be coming back or recommending.

1  Thank Alex G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have passed here quite often in recent months so decided to stop off for a bite to eat. First impressions are good; staff seemed friendly and interior was nicely decorated. We ordered risotto - this was freshly prepared and tasty enough but when it was...More

Thank LoveFrenchWine
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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, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 99 Bath Road | West Overton,, Marlborough SN8 1QD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Marlborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1672 861099
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Excellent gastropub about 5 minutes drive west of Marlborough. Large outside terrace with river views. Very good food and friendly servicePhone number is 01672 861099
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