The Middle Bell

33 Main Street | Barton under Needwood | Nr. Burton on Trent | Staffs DE13 8AA | T. 01283 716979

Food & Drink

The Middle Bell, winners of the 2014 “Taste of Staffordshire Good Food Award” for the “Best Traditional Pub and Restaurant” change our Lunch and evening menus monthly and you can view our current and varied menus below.


Our weekday lunchtime food service is 12:00 ~ 2:30pm. However, we do close for food on Mondays.  On Saturday we serve lunch from 12:00 to 3:00pm and now we serve Lunch from 12:00 to 5:00pm on Sunday, then Pizzas from 5.00 to 8:30pm.

Evening food service is 5:30pm to 9:30pm.   Our Bar is open every day from 12:00 – 11:30pm.


Our head chef and his team create traditional dishes with quality fresh ingredients, locally sourced where possible.  We offer a lunchtime three-course menu, Tuesday through to Saturday, consisting of traditional dishes as well as a selection of salads, pastas, pizzas and sandwiches on freshly baked bread.  On Sunday we offer traditional Sunday lunch with locally supplied meat for the Roasts.

The Evening menu draws inspiration from many cuisines and offers a quality dining experience.  The lunch and evening menu is accompanied by our “Children’s Menu”

Situated within a great brewery area we offer fine traditional cask ales such as Pedigree, Timothy Taylor, Doombar and the very popular Tribute. Our experienced team of bar staff keep a top quality product for the discerning beer drinker. Draught lagers include: Carling, Coors Light, Peroni, Kronenbourg 1664 and Stella Artois. Draught Guinness and Stowford Press Cider are also available.

Our carefully selected wine list offers a choice of good quality house wines through to fine wines and champagnes at reasonable prices. We offer house wine, prosecco and house champagne by the glass.

Bar Opening times

12 noon to 11.30pm daily

Food served

Mon – Closed for Food only.
Tues to Fri – 12 noon – 2:30pm
and 5:30pm – 9:30pm
Sat – 12 noon – 3pm
and 5:30pm – 9:30pm
Sun – 12 noon – 5pm Lunch menu

Sun – 5pm – 8:30pm Pizza Menu

Reservations: 01283 716979