Welcome to the Castle

The Castle team welcome you to the Award Winning Castle, Bedford.
The Castle is a 19th Century traditional family run Inn which is situated in the Castle Quay part of Bedford, close to the River Ouse, Bedford's Cecil Higgins Museum and a five minute walk to Bedford Blues rugby ground, as well the High Street and shopping area.
The Castle is your village pub in the centre of town, offering a warm, relaxing and friendly welcome, as well a great choice of cask ales, ciders, fine wines, soft and hot drinks. 
Check out our food page tab for food times and menus .

If you would like to dine with us on an evening we will be serving traditional hand stretched wood fired pizzas from local Bedford restauranteurs Pizzeria Santaniello who will deliver authentic Italian cuisine to your table at the Castle, while you enjoy a relaxing drink in a traditional pub.  As well as authentic Thai Food from local restauranteurs Rice Thai.
Sunday's enjoy a traditional homecooked Sunday Roast with locally sourced ingredients between 12 noon & 3pm each week. Booking is advised.
Lunchtimes we have a small bar menu which includes homemade hand-held pies, scotch eggs, sausage rolls, filled rolls, mac & cheese and more.
The Castle has an enclosed outside courtyard area for the summer months, as well as a large car park. 


We can cater for functions too, we do not have a separate function room, but if you are looking for somewhere to have a small celebration, leaving do, or even a wake we can supply a buffet to suit your needs.

Accommodation in Bedford

If you are looking for accommodation in Bedford, the Castle has five en-suite guest rooms that are fittingly named after famous British Castle's. They include three doubles, one twin and a family room with an adjoining room with bunk beds. All rooms have flat screen TV with Freeview and free guest Wi-Fi access as well as tea and coffee-making facilities.


Entertainment & Themed Nights


Check our events page for What's On at The Castle.



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