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The Five Bells Restaurant

) #1 of 1 Restaurants in Wickham $$ - $$$ , British,
Baydon Road, Wickham, Newbury RG20 8HH, England
+44 1488 657300
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Brew Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Baydon Road, Wickham, Newbury RG20 8HH, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Just had a fantastic meal here and both my wife and I agree it was one of the best pub meals we've had in ages. Menu had plenty of choice, portions were more than ample (non of us could finish our main course!) service was...More

Thank NigeK73
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We chose this place due to good reviews on trip-advisor. We were not disappointed. Great and friendly service as well as well cooked pub grub.

Thank Guy B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This pub serves excellent food, local produce where possible, no orrible frozen French fries, no brake brothers set portions, it really sets the standard. Good selection of wines at a very good price, and as for the beer, well they have their own micro brewery...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Large pub in an attractive setting. Excellent range of draught beers and ciders. Good menu with daily specials. Worth a visit

Thank James F
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a large group needing feeding and the kids needed somewhere to play on a hot Summer evening. The Five Bells has a great outdoor area and plenty of seating both inside and out. We all enjoyed our meals - great shortcrust chicken and...More

Thank Robandeil
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

4.5 stars Had a lovely lunch here. It's good to see such a variety of dishes for lunch, especially including a good selection for vegetarians. All food was very tasty. I would have given 5 stars but there was one pet hate of mine, my...More

Thank Why1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Table of 14 for father's day, the food was absolutely delicious, the staff were just awesome and according to my husband so were the real ales and ciders he tried. Lovely place, we will definitely be back. Would not hesitate to recommend to anyone.

Thank Debbie F
Reviewed 6 June 2017

This is now our second visit to the five bells to eat and drink within a week (we live about a 20 minute drive away). The service both times has been excellent and the food VERY tasty. The first time we started off with the...More

Thank Janine_Hampshire
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Lovelly pub with warm, welcoming staff. Food looked spectacular and tasted delicious. Nice beer garden and pleasant bar area. Gets busy, so best to reserve your table. Good for local walks.

Thank Qdex2
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Have driven past this place so many times, but we finally stopped for refreshments and are so glad we did. An extensive range of real ale, bit of a shame as I was driving, but great choice. We didn't want a full meal, so took...More

1  Thank StayAwayEr
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Questions & Answers
mcs500
21 January 2017|
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Response from mark g | Property representative |
certainly...we cook everything from scratch and are happy to adjust our vegetatrian dishes to suit...or indeed create something for you It's always best to book on 01488657300 and mention any dietary requirements as it will... More
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spicier2016
3 January 2017|
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Response from mark g | Property representative |
hi yes we have a very large garden which is great for groups and has a swing set in the garden. there is also a full play park in the adjacent village field. mark
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dmomylady
31 January 2016|
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Response from paul t | Reviewed this property |
Yeah I have definetley seen a few dogs at the bar
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Baydon Road, Wickham, Newbury RG20 8HH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Newbury  >  Wickham
  • Phone Number: +44 1488 657300
Description
Finalist National Pub of the Year 2014
A chocolate box free house serving the finest ales, ciders and locally sourced home cooked food.
Berkshire CAMRA Pub of the Year 2014
West Berkshire CAMRA Cider Pub of the Year 2014
Many peoples idea of the perfect country pub
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