Welcome!


Welcome to the Blue Bell Inn, a beautiful thatched pub in the lovely village of Hoby, Leicestershire.

Melton Mowbray & District CAMRA Pub of the Year 2018

Good Beer Guide 2020

For all enquiries and bookings please call us on 01664 434247.

Our bar is open from 12pm until 11pm every day

(5pm until 9pm on Mondays from October - February, inclusive).

Our bar area is dog-friendly - don't be afraid to ask for a biscuit!

Food is served Tuesday to Friday 12 - 2.30 & 6 - 9, Saturday 12 - 9 and Sunday 12 - 6.

There are always 6 superb real ales and a traditional scrumpy on tap, complimented by an extensive wine list, with all still wines and Prosecco available by the glass or bottle.

Proprietors: Clare Highton FBII & Mike Lynn MBII

Our Food Hygiene Rating


We have skittles and petanque teams, and these facilities are available to everyone. Booking is highly recommended due to their popularity.

There is an overhead projector with a pull-down screen in the function room, which may be connected to a laptop for meetings or presentations.

We would be pleased to cater for any of the above activities, so call us for details.