FAQs

COVID-19 FAQs

FROM SATURDAY 19th DECEMBER THE BEDFORD ARMS IS CLOSED DUE TO ENTERING TIER 3 RESTRICTIONS UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

What measures have been taken place to protect staff and customers?
We will only be accepting contactless CARD payments.
All members of staff will be wearing masks and will either carry or have access to hand sanitisers.
We have established a one-way system whereby you enter from the front of the pub and exit from the garden.
We take extra precautions when cleaning all utensils (including high-temperature sterilisation).
We will continue to uphold a high standard of cleaning at the pub.
All customers will be seated. We have rearranged the tables to create a greater distance from other tables.
There will be a sanitising station at the entrance of the pub available for individuals to use. 
We have introduced a track and trace scheme (this scheme allows us to contact customers if they have visited in the same period as another individual who has tested positive for COVID)
We have switched to paper menus so that we can discard every menu after one use 
Only 1 customer is permitted to enter the restroom at a time. 

Are there table restrictions?
As per government guidelines, we can only accommodate a party of 6 per table.

Can we sit in the garden?
Unfortunately, the marquee and garden are temporarily closed.

Have the opening hours changed?
Opening hours have changed to 

Monday – Saturday 11:00 – 23:00  

Lunch Time: 11:00 – 14:30

Dinner Time: 17:30 – 20:30

Sunday 12:00 – 17:00 

Can we come in just for a drink?

Customers are able to come for a drink, but each customer is required to have a substantial meal per government guidelines.

Will you still be doing take-aways?

We have now stopped doing takeaways from Sunday 29th November due to the reopening of the pub. 


Do you allow dogs in the pub?

Dogs are more than welcome in the pub, although they are limited to particular zones. Dogs are allowed to be in the bar area where you can be seated and eat. Dogs are also allowed in the garden area. If you are booking over the phone please inform the phone operator that you are bringing a dog. If you are booking online, please leave a comment in the comment section that you are bringing a pet.


Other FAQs

Do you have a Children's Menu?
We offer a small children's menu at the pub, alternatively we can usually prepare a small portion from the main menu. Please ask your server for details.

Is there disabled parking?
Our free onsite parking includes disabled bays.

Can you do Gluten Free dishes?
Our talented chefs can cater to most dietary requirements including Gluten Free, please inform your server what you require.

Do you accept large bookings?
Prior to Corona Virus, we accept large parties, however for bookings from 10 people we require a pre-order which can be emailed or handed in to us 1 week prior to your booking.