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Ring O'Bells

212 Hill Top Road | Thornton, Bradford BD13 3QL, England
+44 1274 832296
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (46 reviews)
“pie” (30 reviews)
“belly pork” (15 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
212 Hill Top Road | Thornton, Bradford BD13 3QL, England
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1 - 10 of 635 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Customer service was brilliant, we could not have been more looked after. Had a war themed menu for remembrance Sunday, and the food was superb! Would recommend!

Thank Emma C
Joanne H, Owner at Ring O'Bells, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We had such a great day on Sunday some of our customers even remembered the dishes thank you for your comments a good day in memory of all our heroes

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend and I had a thoroughly relaxing and enjoyable time last night. She had the pork pie which was 'to die for' and I had the the chicken kiev, potatoes and sauce which was also 'divine' We had two drinks each and 'special coffees'....More

Thank Tartanskirt
Joanne H, Owner at Ring O'Bells, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So glad you had a good time it’s exactly what we are about here a great warm place for friends to meet and catch up. Thank you for taking time out of your day to write a review

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for out dinner and the food really nice with friendly staff. A night out with a great food nothing can fault. Would come back next time when we back.

Thank Leann19
Joanne H, Owner at Ring O'Bells, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you would love to see you back again lovely to see friends catching up

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow! Amazing food! Every last detail of this place was perfect. From the amazing choice of gin & tonics, friendly staff who couldn’t do enough for you, to the wonderful food. Well done everyone it was a pleasure can’t wait to return.More

Thank Sarah H
Joanne H, Owner at Ring O'Bells, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you your review is important to us. Really glad you enjoy the food and atmostspere we are still in early days and learning what our customers would like. I love showing reviews like yours to the team it really boosts their moral they work...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Attended here last night with family and had a truly wonderful experience. Whilst very quiet ( I assume this was an anomaly as it is bonfire season) we still had a lovely time. Great ambience, classic decor and a relaxed atmosphere combined with top quality...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Joanne H, Owner at Ring O'Bells, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Wow what a fantastic review thank you so very much. We love what we do here and are passionate about all aspects. The food, we are lucky to have an excellent chef backed up by his second and the rest of the team. The service,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here as not been in years. Food used to be great but this is not for me or my friends. Wood pigeon. Young goat!!!! Err don’t think so. Not that much to choose from so ended up with fish & chips which I could...More

Thank Nick910
Joanne H, Owner at Ring O'Bells, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We have come to realise that we can’t please everyone. We are not expensive in comparison to the surrounding area and try to keep our menu different than other pubs in our locality so as not to affect their business....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I went for a meal, excellent food, excellent and friendly service. Oh and excellent sticky toffee pudding, but don't eat it all, leave some for me! Totally recommend

Thank juju1966
Joanne H, Owner at Ring O'Bells, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you the sticky is here to stay darent take it off the menu for fear of a riot 🤣🤣🤣. So glad we can be of service your comments help to keep us on our toes

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My first experience of a chef's night . What a experience brilliant food and service . Nice to see the chef interested in our feed back . Bring on the next chef's night .More

Thank Paul C
Joanne H, Owner at Ring O'Bells, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are so very proud of our Chef and his team not only is he a great chef but also a lovely person. Very passionate about his food and listens to what our customers have to say. So happy that you liked Chef night keep...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic night. The chef should be proud of himself. The food was delicious. The steak was my favourite course. I will be first in line for the next evening with the Chef.

Thank Richelle C
Joanne H, Owner at Ring O'Bells, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Absolutely brilliant we were so nervous putting this on so glad you liked it will definitely do some more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

An old chapel conversion with stunning views and a wealth of photos of old Thornton and surrounding areas inside. We were made so welcome and the food was top notch. The menu has a variety of unusual dishes including goat, everything is cooked fresh to...More

Thank Phangevans
Joanne H, Owner at Ring O'Bells, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for this lovely review. We try to accommodate to most appetites sadly though many don’t make it to the dessert which are all handmade in house. Maybe next time

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sarah O
20 November 2017|
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Response from anita l | Reviewed this property |
Not sure best ring them hope you are not as disappointed as we were
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Andy G
25 December 2016|
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Response from Joanne H | Property representative |
Yes there is a dress code for New Years eve please wear black tie or dinner suit no jeans.
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plnbarnes
12 October 2016|
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Response from Joanne H | Property representative |
Much of the menu is gluten free except for the pie and tart and a couple of the desserts but I am sure that very soon we shall be completely gluten free.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$33
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Buffet, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 212 Hill Top Road | Thornton, Bradford BD13 3QL, England (Formerly The Ring O'Bells)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Bradford
  • Phone Number: +44 1274 832296
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Description
A traditional Yorkshire pub/restaurant with a terrific view of the Yorkshire Dalesin the distance, offering good wholesome food. All produce is freshly delivered on a daily basis using only quality products locally sourced. The new owners Joanne and Paul are pleased with the new refurbishment completed in November 2016 having already had a full kitchen refit in April 2016.Please call in to just have a drink or dine with us. Tuesday and Wednesday noon-8pm Thursday-Saturday noon-9pm Sundays noon-6.30pm. Saturday's and Sundays are already extremely busy if you are dining it is advisable to book, if not please join us for a drink
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