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The Five Bells at Cople

1-3 Northill Road | Cople, Bedford MK44 3TU, England
+44 1234 831330
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Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“paella” (17 reviews)
“tapas” (19 reviews)
“sunday roast” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
British, Bar, European, Pub, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
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LOCATION
1-3 Northill Road | Cople, Bedford MK44 3TU, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I was assured of the quality of the cuisine at this dining pub but my meal was unacceptably bad. I cannot speak for colleagues. Perhaps I was unlucky. My meal was nearly cold potatoes not cooked gravy gelatinous and tasteless. I felt the kitchen couldn’t...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Wilhelmina H
Patsypatsy51, Manager at The Five Bells at Cople, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Im really sorry that you did not enjoy your turkey roast, it saddens us to get bad reviews, if ever a customer has a problem with their meal we always want to hear it so we can fix it and ensure they enjoy their meal....More

Reviewed 3 days ago

Visited this seemingly ordinary village pub with a family party of sixteen of all ages on a Saturday lunchtime. We were blown away by the discovery that this was far from ordinary. The extensive Spanish menu with food for all ages was an absolute delight....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Siphrah
Patsypatsy51, Manager at The Five Bells at Cople, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you very much Agatha Burgos

Reviewed 6 days ago

I'm a huge Tapas fan and, after our favourite restaurant closed down, my wife and I had a huge void in our dining out experience. The good news is, I've become a bit of a dab hand at making it myself and I have lived...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Stu W
Patsypatsy51, Manager at The Five Bells at Cople, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you very much Agatha Burgos

Reviewed 1 week ago

Some friends and I visited the Five Bells after reading reviews on trip advisor and we had a fantastic evening. Not only was the food absolutely delicious the service was friendly and helpful. It was a really enjoyable evening and I would recommend this pub...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank dawniewhit
Patsypatsy51, Manager at The Five Bells at Cople, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you very much Agatha Burgos

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Saturday night and only four other people in the restaurant after half an hour we are on our own.the service is friendly and helpful We order our food and drinks there is a extensive menu with a mainly Spanish theam we all chose something different...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank andrew4433
Patsypatsy51, Manager at The Five Bells at Cople, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your review Agatha Burgos

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have a family member who has coeliac. We were a family group with three generations . There was something for all on the menu. We will be back. Also had gluten free Peronni.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Pam S
Patsypatsy51, Manager at The Five Bells at Cople, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Pam for your review Really helps in little pubs like ours Hope to see you soon Agatha Burgos

Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Four of us visited this ice little pub, in the pretty village of Cople. The couple running this are Spanish, husband the chef, his wife running the restaurant and bar. The food was excellent, really good, not overly expensive. The choices are many, and as...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Riviera98
Patsypatsy51, Manager at The Five Bells at Cople, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much

Reviewed 6 November 2018

We are only a short drive to this pub, so it was a pleasant surprise to find an inexpensive place to eat that offers very good home-cooked food. We chose to go fusion, we started with olives, a big bowl of vey flavoursome fruits. We...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Pat E
Patsypatsy51, Manager at The Five Bells at Cople, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Pat E for your wonderful review Hope to see you soon and you can't miss our Sunday Roast we do 3 different meats and help yourself as many veggies you fancy Thank you

Reviewed 4 November 2018

Was very impressed going back here after a few years, the food, presentation and service was lovely. I had a paella had beautiful flavour all food everyone ordered was presented with care and class. Very nice little pub would go back again soon if I...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Liv S
Patsypatsy51, Manager at The Five Bells at Cople, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

Thank you very much, Hope to see you on the near future. Agatha B

Reviewed 7 October 2018

We are so lucky to have The Five Bells as our local pub/restaurant. Set in the heart of the lovely little village of Cople, this traditional village pubis perfect for couples, families or groups. Pop in for a light lunch or come for a delicious...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Charles P
Patsypatsy51, Manager at The Five Bells at Cople, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2018

Thank you for taking the time for such a positive review, it make us feel very proud. Just wanted to use this opportunity to thank our wonderful team, without them this would not be possible and will continue to work to improve. Thank you, Agatha...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-3 Northill Road | Cople, Bedford MK44 3TU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bedfordshire  >  Bedford
  • Phone Number: +44 1234 831330
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Description
The Five Bells is a beautiful 400-year-old pub in the village of Cople. Traditional English and Spanish food is served. Open fire, patio area and garden
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