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The Bell Inn

Main Street, Gumley, Market Harborough LE16 7RU, England
+44 116 279 0126
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“roast lamb” (5 reviews)
“crusty bread” (2 reviews)
Opens in 30 min
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Main Street, Gumley, Market Harborough LE16 7RU, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good food, although the service could do with a shake up, as had to wait over an hour for food to arrive although it was a busy night - great beers and tasty food all the same

Thank M10FMT
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Am a strong supporter of The Bell and in total admiration of the warm, British pub atmosphere and welcoming food and staff for many years, particularly recently. However, I only wish the waitress on duty the night we ate was as warm and welcoming as...More

Thank Rebecca B
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Have just completed a walk with 30+ walkers starting from the Bell, great service throughout, opened early so we could pre order and use the toilets, all meals served at the same time when we got back. Lunch £5.95 and a good if slightly limited...More

1  Thank awizzbang
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Organised a cou0le of events with my local Land Rover Club. Really friendly, accommodating staff, serving great food. Can recommemd the Sunday lunch in particular. Quiet village location, just a mile or so from Foxton Locks.

1  Thank Jonny1280
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Tis is a nice old pub with good beers and very good lunches from a simple blackboard menu. Fish & Chips was particularly good, but the sausage and faggot options were very good too. Nice home made plum tart for dessert. Nice atmosphere and staff....More

Thank stella317
Reviewed 5 September 2018

Have eaten here a lot from Sunday lunch to Midweek lunch and Evening meals . every meal has been of the highest standard and can be recommend for choice and presentation and variety . The staff are friendly helpful and always have a smile to...More

Thank steverichardson1939
Reviewed 1 September 2018

went for a birthday meal with family. service so slow - took over 35mins to bring 1 starter then nearly 1hr 40mins to get main courses and the food then was barely acceptable; some meals were not hot, looked like they'd been standing - Pub...More

2  Thank Mikeybags
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

My wife and I have been occasional visitors over the years and always found The Bell really welcoming. After a walk at nearby Foxton I popped in with the kids for lunch and was really impressed - one course for £5.95 each represented excellent value....More

Thank arkangel67
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We love this pub! It serves fabulous food at really good prices, 2 courses for £7.00 - you can't beat that! Oh...except on a Monday, when they do steak for £5.95! There is a lovely garden area with a covered area if you need it...More

Thank Sez_n_Rob
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

First visit to this pub, first impressions are that it is a very traditional village pub. Staff are excellent and the food we ordered was delicious. Will definitely return.

Thank Butlerfamily29
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15 August 2018|
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Response from Michael R | Reviewed this property |
Hi. What is your question?All I see is a statement about the waitress and the cauliflower. I have only been to this pub once and on that occasion I was really impressed with the food and service even though the menu was... More
17 August 2017|
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Response from Suzy0826 | Reviewed this property |
the Sunday lunch menu changes frequently to different meats. There is always a great selection when I've been 🙂
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
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12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Gumley, Market Harborough LE16 7RU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Market Harborough  >  Gumley
  • Phone Number: +44 116 279 0126
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