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The Bell at West Overton

Well known for good food

At a glance

Bar menu
Restaurant menu
Open all year
Dog friendly
Free Wi-Fi

Travellers on today's A4 near Marlborough have been passing or preferably stopping at The Bell since it was built as a coaching inn in 1812. Today, it’s definitely worth making a beeline for; it’s a great spot to just enjoy a drink in the garden or to linger on for a meal after exploring nearby Avebury Stone Circle. The inn’s decor still has original features including sarsen stone walls. Hannah McNaughton and chef husband Andrew strongly support Wiltshire producers and suppliers in both the kitchen and the bar. Andrew has travelled the world and cooked in high profile restaurants; his seasonal menus list dishes such as confit duck and potato soup; lamb kofta with Chinese leaf salad, coriander and mint yogurt as starters, followed by roast Loch Duart salmon, Singapore noodles, char sui pork and brown shrimps; or slow-braised beef cheek, sautéed potato gnocchi, Marlborough mushrooms, peas and watercress. Sandwiches and a set lunch menu are available too.

Opening hours

  • Open all year
  • Days closed: Sunday evening and Monday (excluding bank holidays)
  • Opening times: 12–3 6–11
  • Lunch: Tuesday to Sunday 12–2.30
  • Dinner: Tuesday to Saturday 6–9

Food and drink

  • Set menu available
  • Restaurant menu available

Price guide

  • Main course from13.95
  • Credit cards accepted


  • Parking available
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Garden
  • Coach parties welcome, notice required


  • Children welcome
  • Children's portions
  • High chairs
  • Baby change


  • Accessible toilets


  • Dog friendly
  • Allowed in bar
  • Allowed in garden

Getting here

4 miles west of Marlborough on A4.

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