Our light and open restaurant looks out onto our beautiful colourful gardens. We offer seasonal menus which are selected to use the finest fresh and local ingredients Northumberland has to offer.
For something more informal, you can enjoy a light bite lunch or bar meal in our cosy bar or bistro area. We also have daily specials and a fantastic value 3 course Sunday lunch for only £10.95 (*FREE kids roast dinner for every paying adult having a 3 course meal).
Our current lunch time specials are:
2 Course Special – Monday to Friday 12 – 2.30pm
Soup of the Day
Potato Skins topped with chilli & mozzarella cheese
Bacon & Black Pudding Salad
Chicken Carbonara Tagliatelle tossed in a rich creamy chicken, bacon & mushroom sauce
Fusili Arabiatta in a rustic tomato sauce with fresh basil, garlic, onion & chilli
Pie of the Day served with potatoes & fresh vegetables
Fish & Chips served with mushy peas & tartare sauce
Northumberland is renowned for its Northumbria larder of locally sourced meat, game, fish and dairy products. The menus at the Blue Bell Hotel reflect as much as possible the seasons best local produce to provide award winning dishes prepared by highly trained chefs.
There are two environments within the hotel that each provide a unique dining experience, the garden restaurant and the hotel bar.
The Garden Restaurant offers views over the hotel gardens and beyond in addition to a menu that changes frequently with seasonal produce, but is always distinctive and highly regarded. Local meat, game, fish, and cheese are supplemented with fruits and vegetables to provide a taste of Northumberland, Europe and the world.
A large selection of fine wines are available as is champagne for that special occasion. The Garden Restaurant provides the perfect atmosphere for dining in style, with the natural and historic splendour of Northumberland forming the backdrop to memorable dining experience.
The Blue Bell Hotel bar provides a traditional ambience and atmosphere that has made generations of visitors and travellers welcome the home comforts of an English country pub with a décor that reflects the historic nature of the property and is clean, inviting and welcoming.
The bar is well stocked with a range of ales, wines, fine malts, vintage port and brandies and is an excellent place for that pre-dinner aperitif and after dinner tipple.
Whether for breakfast, lunch or dinner, dining at the Blue Bell Hotel will provide an excellent atmosphere and the sustenance for discovering the local Belford area and wider Northumberland countryside.
*Friday night – Steak night. Steak with all the trimmings plus a glass of wine or pint of lager/beer only £13*
*£2 Tuesday – all day on a Tuesday 175ml wine, pint of Fosters or Tetleys only £2*