The Blue Bell Inn is situated in the heart of the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in the village of St John's Chapel. 

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Temporary opening times due to Covid-19 restrictions

Monday to Thursday 5pm to 10pm

Friday 2pm to 10pm

Saturday and Sunday 12 noon to 10pm

Bank holidays times may vary


12 Hood Street

St John's Chapel

Bishop Auckland

DL13 1QJ


+44 (0)1388537256


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Temporary Opening Times

Monday - Thursday

17:00 - 22:00

Friday 14:00-22:00

Saturday and Sunday

12 noon - 22:00

The Blue Bell Inn - Pub

12 Hood Street

St John's Chapel

Bishop Auckland

DL13 1QJ

+44 (0)1388 537 256