Gorgeous Cotswold Pub in the village of Avening, that does simple things well: Great food, good beer, a real fire, lovely staff and just a great place to be.

Welcome to the Bell Inn website. We are a traditional Cotswold freehouse pub, nestled in the heart of the Gloucestershire village of Avening, near Tetbury and Nailsworth. Our passion is to sell a great selection of beer, cider, wine and food in a comfortable, warm environment.

We pride ouselves on a good choice of real ale, including well chosen guest ales. We also offer a menu of comforting home-cooked food, as well as a traditional Sunday Lunch menu.

We are walker, cyclist, dog, child & muddy boot friendly, so why not drop in for a relaxing visit?

Please browse our website for more information about our menus, opening hours, contact deatils and what's going on in the pub.

A warm welcome awaits you...


  • Dogs allowed
  • Family friendly
  • Food
  • Outside area
  • Real ale
  • Real fire
  • WiFi free
  • Dart board
  • Live music
  • Cricket
  • Football
  • Rugby
  • Terrestrial TV
  • Camra members