The WineGlass Restaurant at the Barns Hotel, Bedford
As well as comfortable Bedford accommodation, you can also dine in the delightful WineGlass Restaurant, with views across the river, which is open for lunch and dinner and offers a daily specials menu. The hotel can also offer private dining in each of the three function rooms or semi-private dining within the library section of the WineGlass Restaurant, seating up to 30 guests.
The WineGlass Restaurant at the Barns Hotel offers simple, unstuffy service with delicious comforting food prepared with signature Michelin precision and intensity of flavour. As the name suggests, wine features prominently in the restaurant; a list handpicked by the Vineyard's Director of Wine offers over 40 wines and champagnes by the glass not to be found in the local area.
The contemporary Riverside Bar is the ideal place to unwind. Open from lunchtime to late evening, it offers a wide selection of wines, beers and other beverages, as well as bar snacks ranging from delicious salads to traditional English favourites. Seating is available both inside and outside by the riverside.
Enjoy Afternoon Tea by the river at The Barns Hotel. A great way to spend the afternoon is to try out our Afternoon Tea Menu with homemade scones, an assortment of afternoon tea cakes and pastries and wide range of speciality teas or coffee.
The Riverside Pub at the Barns Hotel, Bedford
With it's stunning river views and tranquil setting The Riverside Pub is the venue that makes you stay for that one drink longer, or order that sharing platter when you were just about to go home.
We have a passion for uncompromised service, standards and style all set in a simple, yet elegant environment and invite you to relax with family and friends and enjoy a glass of Pimms on the patio, or perhaps a Chardonnay in our newly refurbished Riverside Pub, situated on the ground floor of the original 16th century building, boasting comfortable sofas in a large bay window.
Our heated patio is also the perfect location to enjoy alfresco dining, whilst embracing the unique ambience of our riverside setting, during the summer months.
From a coffee in the morning to a girls lunch or a big night out our Riverside pub is the perfect venue for making every visit an occasion, open daily from 11am, offering an extensive menu for lunch and dinner. We can also offer anything from a champagne breakfast to an express office lunch, or an ideal space to reserve for your own private parties or special events.
For those sailors amongst you take advantage of our brand new mooring and pull up alongside the pub; the perfect spot to stop for lunch, or finish off a long day on the river with a few drinks as you watch the sun set.
There's no better feeling than after a hard days work enjoying a few drinks with friends, with complimentary canapes on Thursday's. The weekend starts early with Thursday being the new Friday!
Our drinks offers will keep any taste buds tickled! From a selection of great wines by the glass to themed cocktails and leading spirits from all corners of the world.
We look forward to welcoming you.