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Bell Inn

High Road
SS17 8LD

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Opening Times


MondayNoon - 10.00 pm
TuesdayNoon - 10.00 pm
WednesdayNoon - 10.00 pm
ThursdayNoon - 10.00 pm
FridayNoon - 11.00 pm
SaturdayNoon - 11.00 pm
SundayNoon - 9.00 pm

Meal Times

Mon - Sat noon - 1.45pm, 5.30pm - 9pm
Sun noon - 6pm

About the Pub

Popular 15th-century coaching inn, where beamed bars feature wood panelling and carvings. Run by the same family since 1938. Note the hot cross bun collection, a bun has been added every Good Friday for more than 100 years. One regular beer plus three guests, including ales from Essex breweries. The award-winning restaurant is open daily, lunchtimes and evenings. Booking is advisable. Gourmet nights are held - see website for details. Accommodation is available in 27 bedrooms.

Regular ales

This pub serves 1 regular beer.

  • Crouch Vale Brewers Gold

Changing ales

This pub serves 3 changing beers.

No fixed beer source.

Source: National

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  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • BeerFestival Beer Festivals

    Coincides with Horndon Feast & Fayre.

  • Quiet Quiet Pub
  • RealHeritagePub Historic Pub Interior

    Interior of Some Regional Importance




  • DisabledAccess Disabled Access
  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals
  • Garden Garden
  • Parking Parking
  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly

    Dogs not allowed in restaurant.

  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly
  • Accommodation Accommodation

    27 Rooms available.

  • FunctionRoom Function Room

    Three function rooms available for private dining room hire or meetings.

  • RealFire Real Fire
  • Restaurant Restaurant Area

    In addition to the pub restaurants (both downstairs and upstairs) there is also The Ostlers restaurant adjoining the pub.

  • SeparateBar Separate Bar
  • Smoking Smoking Area
  • WiFi Wifi

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Bell Inn

High Road
SS17 8LD

Sat Nav Reference

51.523486, 0.406097

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Nearby Bus Routes (120m)

First Essex: 11 (Bus service approximately every 90 miniutes)


Near centre of village, almost opposite the Woolmarket and Orsett Road

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Bell Inn

High Road
SS17 8LD

Pub Features

  • Real Ale Available
  • Beer Festivals
  • Quiet Pub
  • Historic Pub Interior
  • Disabled Access
  • Lunchtime Meals
  • Evening Meals
  • Garden
  • Parking
  • Dog Friendly
  • Family Friendly
  • Accommodation
  • Function Room
  • Real Fire
  • Restaurant Area
  • Separate Bar
  • Smoking Area
  • Wifi
  • Close to Bus Routes

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