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The Bell Hotel Saxmundham, Suffolk

The Bell Hotel and Restaurant Saxmundham Suffolk

The Bell Hotel 31 High Street Saxmundham Suffolk IP17 1AF. Tel: +44 (0) 1728 602 331
The Bell Hotel is a Grade II Listed Georgian hotel occupying a prominent position in the centre of Saxmundham, a historic market town close to Aldeburgh on the Suffolk Heritage Coast.


The Bell’s award-winning Restaurant serves superb Modern British cuisine, and has been reviewed by many national newspapers – including The Guardian, The Independent, The Observer – and appears in ‘Good Food Guides’.

Chef-proprietor Andrew Blackburn creates distinctive menus based on Traditional English dishes and French cuisine, using fresh seasonal ingredients sourced locally. Menus change approximately every six weeks, plus special menus are created for Christmas, New Year, Valentines, Mother’s Day, etc.

Choose between the A La Carte Menu (prices start at just… Starters – £5.95; Main courses – £13.50; desserts – £5.95) or the exceptional value of the Table d’Hote Menu (Luncheon – £12.95 for 2 course, £15.75 for 3 courses; Dinner – £19.50 for 3 courses.) and the ‘Market Luncheon’ Menu (changes daily) – £7.50 for 2 courses, or £10.00 for 3 courses. House wines from £2.50 per glass. 

The Bell also has accommodation, an open air courtyard and they are happy to cater for weddings, functions and parties as well as having a seperate lounge available for pre-dinner drinks or coffee.
* 10 en suite guest bedrooms, individually designed - double, twin and family rooms
    * Restaurant serving traditional English dishes and French cuisine (open to non-residents)
    * Light meals and snacks available from the Bar
    * Extensive wine list and well kept Real Ales including Adnams
    * Locally sourced fresh produce
    * Children welcome – highchairs are available
    * Conference facilities accommodating 40 guests (seated) - 60 maximum
    * Weddings, parties and functions welcomed
    * Wicker Lounge available for coffee or drinks before dining
    * Hotel Courtyard available in Summer for dining or a quiet drink
    * Located in a prominent position in the centre of Saxmundham High Street
    * Only 200 yards from Saxmundham Station, (branch line from Ipswich to Lowestoft)
    * Approximately 1 mile East of the A12, via the B1119
    * The Bell Hotel car park is just 100 yards away
    * Dogs welcome (except in Restaurant)

Restaurant Serving times:
Luncheon: Tuesday to Saturday, 12.00 noon until 2.00pm
Dinner: Tuesday to Saturday, 7.00pm until 9.30pm
Light meals created to compliment the cuisine in the Restaurant are served from The Bell Hotel Bar at lunchtime (12.00 noon until 2.00pm, Tuesday to Saturday)

Average Price per couple (excl. wine): £40.00

The Bell Hotel
31 High Street
IP17 1AF

Phone: +44 (0) 1728 602 331


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