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Bell Inn

18 Angel Row, Nottingham NG1 6HL, England
+44 115 947 5241
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Meet for Drinks

Nice central pub. Crowded but great atmosphere & quick service. Good value drinks compared to other... read more

Reviewed 15 December 2017
Ryan C
Relaxing ambience

Lovely old historic place in Nottingham old market square where you can enjoy fine ales gin's etc... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2017
Ian K W
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  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible10%
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18 Angel Row, Nottingham NG1 6HL, England
+44 115 947 5241
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Reviewed 15 December 2017

Nice central pub. Crowded but great atmosphere & quick service. Good value drinks compared to other bars. £9 for a bottle of decent wine. Excellent.

Thank Ryan C
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Lovely old historic place in Nottingham old market square where you can enjoy fine ales gin's etc alongside food and weekend jazz entertainment.. Warmly atmosphere with decor reflecting a french polished study with some comfy furniture see"s you feel good as time passes by Well...More

Thank Ian K W
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

This pub was one among many recommended by others I knew I just had to visit. I never understood why it was described as "TARDIS like" until I set foot into this place. At the front you have the restaurant (with a great locally sourced...More

Thank Benjamin B
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We were out on a sunny day and saw the outside seating. There were tables but no chairs so we asked a member of staff who saw that we had a pram to get us some. He returned saying they had non! Luckily a couple...More

1  Thank 834traceyi
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Needed something other than a sandwich, so decided on the Gammon n' Egg n' Chips! Great service as usual, excellent offer on the wines, excellent lunch at a very Reasonable price. 😊

Thank Philip E
Reviewed 14 November 2016

A centuries old pub in the heart of the city centre; an oasis of warmth and friendliness and old-fashioned comfort, so much more preferable to the chain pubs. If you like your pubs steeped in history and down to earth comfort, this one's a must....More

Thank peter h
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

If you want a quiet olde worlde drink in the centre of Nottingham then this takes a lot of beating. Boasting going back to 1437 it's one of the oldest pubs in Nottingham. It is split into sections. Everyone seems to have their favourite. Low...More

Thank Premdas22
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Went today for lunch and we both had the hunter's chicken it was really nice and hot. A couple on the next table had the Sunday roast beef dinner which again looked lovely . A great selection of beers, and staff friendly in this historic...More

Thank Malko79
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

The bell is an established old school boozer in the middle of Nottingham and is a must when on a night out. Good selection of beers decent service and live music. They also do pub food I have never tried it but it looks good

Thank Phil-Bram
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Good Sausage n' mash and a Lasagne today,good glass of Shiraz and good atmosphere. Orders coming down from the kitchen seemed to confuse a bit - still waiting for a Permanent licensee?

Thank Philip E
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