The Plough at Bolnhurst

Kimbolton Road, Bolnhurst, Bedford, United Kingdom, MK44 2EX
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Tuesday to Sunday Lunch 12-3pm (last food orders 2pm)
Tuesday to Saturday Evening 6.30 - 11pm (last food orders 9.00pm)
Closed Sunday Evening and all day Monday

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Private Dining
  • Outdoor Seating
  • Families and Children Welcome
  • Gluten Free Available
  • Dogs Welcome
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About The Plough at Bolnhurst

The true joy of The Plough at Bolnhurst is the perfect trinity of atmosphere, service & sumptuous food. This beautifully renovated building traces its roots back to Tudor times hosts a warm, inviting atmosphere and in front of house, Michael and Jayne with their team provide an efficient and friendly service. The Plough’s kitchen is open to view and this exceptional pub is consumed by the aromas of fine cooking. Inside the kitchen, head chef Martin is passionate about serving sophisticated food, sourced direct from farms and estates. The Plough’s menu delivers exciting English food with a strong Italian and French influence.

Cuisine: European
Dress Code: Smart Casual
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Visited On Thursday, 21 November 2019

I am always worried when eating at places where the food is, in my opinion, on the expensive side as the possibility of a disappointing meal makes it harder to swallow so to speak. However all 7 diners agreed that the meal was superb which meant it was well well worth it. Thank you for a lovely lunch.

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Visited On Thursday, 21 November 2019

Really enjoyable meal in good atmosphere. Nice to go somewhere where the customer experience really matters to the staff. We’ll definitely return in future- thank you.

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Visited On Wednesday, 20 November 2019

Didn't think the menu had great variety. But the quality was good, service excellent and overall feel was nice and welcoming.

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Visited On Wednesday, 20 November 2019

We had driven out of our immediate area to visit the Plough for a second time - and it was well worth it. The service was un-fussy and friendly - a nice balance The food was described by each of us as being delicious Thank you We shall come again

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Visited On Tuesday, 19 November 2019

As always, outstanding quality food, impeccably presented & informally professional (or professionally informal?) service.

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Visited On Saturday, 16 November 2019

Prices seem to have gone up but the food, drink (including well kept real ale), friendly efficient service and traditional pub atmosphere are still perfect. The passion fruit souffle was exquisite and we loved the crab salad and squid starters and the venison and partridge mains. Autumn is our favorite time to visit.

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Visited On Sunday, 17 November 2019

A very enjoyable Sunday lunch, at Bolnhurst to celebrate our mothers birthday.

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Visited On Friday, 15 November 2019

Could not fault it

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Visited On Saturday, 16 November 2019

Excellent meal in friendly relaxed atmosphere with top rate service

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Visited On Saturday, 16 November 2019

Nice ambiance; professional and attentive staff. Food was lovely with ample choice including many gluten free options. Chairs in the main restaurant slightly uncomfortable.

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Visited On Friday, 15 November 2019

the food and wine are consistently very good and the dishes are very varied and show a chef at the top of his game

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Visited On Saturday, 16 November 2019

Another fantastic meal on a family celebration

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Visited On Saturday, 16 November 2019

Have eaten there a few times over the years and pleased to find standards haven't fallen

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Visited On Saturday, 16 November 2019

We were made to feel welcome from the moment we arrived and were treated like family. The food was superb as was the service. I would highly recommend The Plough.

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Visited On Friday, 15 November 2019

Excellent food and service

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Visited On Friday, 15 November 2019

The best by far for miles around. Complete consistency every time.

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Visited On Thursday, 14 November 2019

Usual first rate food and service. Flood at entrance gate will obviously need attention

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Visited On Wednesday, 13 November 2019

Lovely as always!

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Visited On Wednesday, 13 November 2019

Once again a stunning meal with so many tempting choices. We had a spacious table in a quiet space (so unusual in many dining venues). Between us we samples 12 dishes choosing from the specials menu and the a la carte. Everyone was delighted with their choices, Another memorable evening which we will recall with great delight. Thank you all.

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Visited On Tuesday, 12 November 2019

Just a lovley place to chill out and eat great food

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Visited On Tuesday, 12 November 2019

Very friendly service and delicious food

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Visited On Tuesday, 12 November 2019

Very nice experience indeed, everything as expected. The waiter did not seem to have a good knowledge of wine, but I chose successfully from the very extensive wine list. We shall definitely return, perhaps for Sunday lunch.

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Visited On Sunday, 10 November 2019

Always a great experience at the Plough. Whether it’s for a special occasion or simply a treat.

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Visited On Saturday, 09 November 2019

This pub is very special. The staff are always welcoming and in winter the open fire makes for a cosy atmosphere, especially around the bar area. We have always enjoyed excellent food and efficient service in pleasant surroundings. Would highly recommend.

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Visited On Saturday, 09 November 2019

I was surprised that no-one table checked after main was served. Both our partridge were overcooked, and my partners' rosti was burnt. Disappointing really as like to give good reviews.

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