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The Plough at Bolnhurst

Kimbolton Road, Bedford MK44 2EX, England
+44 1234 376274
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Kimbolton Road, Bedford MK44 2EX, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The staff here are extremely attentive and friendly, The menu is great too. Im vegan so am always slightly concerned when going to a restaurant about options but the staff were great, i was given my own bread, olive oil and own menu with lovely...More

Thank charlottej1988
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Tasteful decor, elegant, charming and unpretentious service, and of course, exceptional food. Stunning ingredients cooked expertly and with imagination. We live about half an hour away, but come here once or twice a year. After tonight, we said that we should make the effort to...More

Thank HighHeelsGirl
Reviewed 3 days ago

We went to celebrate my 50th birthday, 6 of us in total and enjoyed a really special meal, complemented by excellent service. The Plough has to be one of the best destinations in Bedfordshire and I would highly recommend for your next special occasion.

Thank Chynof
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Good all round. Perhaps a little pricey and not suited for a casual meal. Went as a group of 6 and opted for the set menu which was very good value. The muscle of lamb was cooked perfectly and the white peach roulade was very...More

Thank RGBedford
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great place for a first date, lovely setting and staff are friendly. Would recommend coming here to anyone.

Thank Zak T
Reviewed 1 week ago

We always enjoy having lunch here at the Plough. Sadly too far for dinner, but visited here yesterday with a great friend who loves it too. The ambience is excellent and one is welcomed into the restaurant by skilled and very pleasant staff. It is...More

Thank X1976JNjan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for lunch with 2 friends. Food ok quite expensive for what we had. Service good. Do not think it is as good as it was when it first opened.

Thank quinneyjane
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went on a recommendation and it was lovely! The service was second to none! The portions could have been slightly bigger and with more flavour but I couldn't fault the service!

Thank cleoliz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am always taken here for a special occasion, usually my birthday and am never disappointed. The food is always excellent, the surroundings pleasant and the service cannot be faulted either. On a sunny day you can sit outside in the beautiful garden and enjoy...More

Thank railspace
Reviewed 1 week ago

This gastro pub has a good choice of high quality food. It is vital that you book in advance. It is more expensive than other restaurants in area but we'll worth the money as food is superb and not your usual pub fayre. Great for...More

Thank Margaret S
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2 August 2017|
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Response from LemonSherbert | Reviewed this property |
Agree with all the comments above. Dress to please. But, there is no knowing taste!
Sandy C
2 July 2017|
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Response from Blagorama | Reviewed this property |
You may struggle getting a table indoors without booking. We have managed to get a table near the pond outside when not booking but is it worth the risk. The staff are great and booking is no hassle
Samantha R
5 October 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kimbolton Road, Bedford MK44 2EX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bedfordshire  >  Bedford
  • Phone Number: +44 1234 376274
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