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The Prince of Wales

$$ - $$$, British,
24/26Bedfordstreet, Ampthill, England
525 840504
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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“pie” (7 reviews)
“steak” (11 reviews)
“pate” (2 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
24/26Bedfordstreet, Ampthill, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Haven’t been to the Prince of Wales for awhile, not sure why, possibly because there are a number of restaurants to choose from but this is still up there as one of the best places to dine out in Ampthill. Good friendly service and food...More

Thank mx5fan
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Sunday went for a meal with three others. The atmosphere was great when we walked in as very busy. We were taken to our table immediately and although we thought we would have to wait ages were seen to almost immediately. The starters were delicious...More

Thank Lally776
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Had Sunday lunch with 7 family members yesterday. Felt very rushed. Starter and pud were delicious but my roast chicken main course was disappointing. Very tough chicken breast, 1 potato cut into two pieces and enough veg for 2 people between 4. Not as good...More

Thank Alison W
Reviewed 18 September 2017

This is a regular place for us to eat. The food is great, the staff are lovely. For sure the best place in town. What more can you ask for.

Thank Stout31
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Very welcoming pub with lovely friendly staff. A nice warm atrmosphere. Really enjoyable Friday evening, I will return soon.

Thank Donna T
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Been here for a few meals. Very charming friendly and attentive staff who are always eager to help. Nice setting, good choice of well kept beer. Battered Place and chips, real steak and ale pie with vegetables. Outstanding. Food always high standard. They have a...More

Thank robert_brant
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Lunch was average for a town pub, the waitress was very good. Atmosphere and furnishings fine. Not likely to return.

Thank Tom J
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Fantastic family pub, outstanding food and terrific service. Ampthill has a diverse range of the good, the bad and the ugly. This really does tick every box for quality. It offers something other places in Ampthill and the surrounding areas doesn't - try as I...More

Thank JemMaidment
Reviewed 15 August 2017

My family and I were treated to a lovely lunch here by my brother. The Service was excellent and very quick. Delicious wine and local Charlie Wells' beers. I have had better roast dinners but the ambience and being with family elevates this upwards. Warm...More

Thank Mr W
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

The whole experience from the welcome on entry and initial pre dinner drinks order, to the timely delivery of the meal and positive responses by waiting staff and management to individual requirements made for a thoroughly enjoyable experience and has put this quality establishment firmly...More

Thank Colin C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24/26Bedfordstreet, Ampthill, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bedfordshire  >  Ampthill
  • Phone Number: 525 840504
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