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Bell Hotel Restaurant

The Quay 1 Upper Strand Street, Sandwich CT13 9EF, England
+44 1304 613388
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good27%
  • Average20%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible9%
30 Sep 2018
“Overnight stop”
8 Sep 2018
“quick drink”
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
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Value
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LOCATION
The Quay 1 Upper Strand Street, Sandwich CT13 9EF, England
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1 - 10 of 131 reviews

Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Friendly staff but the hotel appeared a little understaffed as the same people seem to be in reception then in the bar and one was also portering! Old building and has a great atmosphere with comfortable furnishings in all the areas. A bit frayed in...More

Thank Andreacurling
Reviewed 10 September 2018

My wife and I had lunch here after visiting the Salutation Gardens. The menu contained some fine choices and the staff were smart and efficient. It was an excellent lunch and I thought the price reasonable. I do not recognise our experience against some of...More

1  Thank Brian S
Reviewed 8 September 2018

we did only pop in for a quick drink ,young bar staff friendly and help full ,we sat outside what was nice and clean ,tables etc ,drinks 2 glasses of wine £13 I really still don't understand why wine is this price !

Thank webby58
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Awful place to eat, bad staff and worse food. The menu is limited and the food choices are poor, the staff don't seem to understand English not have any desire to please. The deserts are the worst I've ever eaten and I have eaten some...More

Thank Lovedoctor007
Reviewed 17 July 2018

My friend had the sea bass with white wine and mussel source. This turned out to be mussels with two small fingers of sea bass. He does not eat shell fish! After the predictable dispute over what the menu said, the Bell agreed to remove...More

Thank Richard C
Reviewed 25 June 2018

The dining room is in two parts and the older side does not have much going for it, better to request a table in the newer part beside a window. If you have a view it will take your mind off what can only be...More

Thank margaretelizabet2017
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

We were driving along the coast from Whitstable to Ramsgate and made a detour to Sandwich, one of the Cinque Ports. What a nice place ... we were also surprised by the cosy restaurant in The Bells Hotel. The dishes were delicious, the welcome warm....More

Thank Geert G
Reviewed 24 March 2018

We had good choice of food with variations to fit our personal needs. Nothing was too difficult and service with a smile and friendly chat.

Thank tictod2000
Reviewed 22 February 2018

Had lunch here recently and have also breakfasted here too. Breakfasts are great value . The steak and chips was lovely, garlic butter was superb. Lovely relaxing place to sit and eat. Staff very nice too.

Thank Cath6310
Reviewed 4 February 2018

This was the original Bell hotel dining room, now much improved by the addition of the new larger section and bar. A bit uninteresting in the old bit, go for a table by a window in the new area.

Thank rochester604
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Quay 1 Upper Strand Street, Sandwich CT13 9EF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Sandwich
  • Phone Number: +44 1304 613388
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  • This restaurant is at The Bell Hotel
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