We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Black Bulls Head

Openwoodgate, Belper DE56 0SF, England
Save
Review Highlights
Great night out

Just been to the Black Bulls Head with a few friends and had another good evening there. Great... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Lambers2013
,
Alfreton, United Kingdom
via mobile
Real ale, real pub

This is, by a long way, the best pub in Belper. Great beer, real fire, no music- just people... read more

Reviewed 4 May 2017
Robert M
via mobile
Read all 31 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good16%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“cobs” (4 reviews)
“great beer” (4 reviews)
“great pub” (3 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 12:00 - 23:00
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
LOCATION
Openwoodgate, Belper DE56 0SF, England
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
Reviews (31)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 31 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Just been to the Black Bulls Head with a few friends and had another good evening there. Great beers and great staff. Lovely local pub with atmosphere. Recommended

Thank Lambers2013
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

This is, by a long way, the best pub in Belper. Great beer, real fire, no music- just people enjoying each others company. It's not been sanitised, academised or customised...i doubt it's changed in the last 40 years!!! And it's all the better for it....More

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Visited for the first time on Monday after being recommended this pub by friends. Really glad we did. Great pub with a fab selection of real ales at a good price - tasters offered. Had already been told about the Cheese and Onion cobs and...More

1  Thank Karen_Barrett
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

We like this pub as one of our locals however.....we have been here quite a few times with our dog and usually put the dog on our jacket on the sofas. Recently though, we're being told that's not acceptable. Although a nice pub usually, we...More

2  Thank Sarah T
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Not my kind of pub, nice fire, but seems quite "clicky" Been in better pubs in the area. Not in the greatest of places to sit outside with the dog.

Thank traceyw975
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Group of pensioners met at the Black Bulls Head for a reunion drink and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. Great beers, great company and a great barmaid who worked her little but off behind the bar as she was the only staff on duty. This pub doesn't...More

Thank Lambers2013
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

This is my local pub, what can i say absolutely love this pub friendly bar staff and lots of real ales too choose from, definitely can recommend it as a lovely local pub. 😆😆

Thank Alyaspall
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Popped in with a couple of members of my family mid-afternoon on a late august weekday. One friendly barmaid was plenty as it was fairly quiet . So much choice on beers. The best we had was the Valencia. A traditional local with reasonable prices....More

Thank SteveDDD
Reviewed 26 July 2016

my wife and i now use this pub for our local.the beer is always on song and the cheese and onion cobs are to die for at a mere £1each.the place is always clean and tidy and the bar staff are very helpfull and polite...More

1  Thank Trevor I
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

Well worth a visit if you like your ales and ciders. Good atmosphere and country pub feeling. The pub is split into a lounge and bar with an extra bar outside in the shed... sounds funny but it's worth a visit to the shed.

1  Thank John S
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Nonno's Restaurant
497 reviews
2.00 km away
The Loft
84 reviews
1.85 km away
Beaurepaire Patisserie
121 reviews
1.99 km away
Nourish at No44
493 reviews
2.01 km away
Nearby Attractions
Denby Pottery Factory
311 reviews
2.34 km away
Belper River Gardens
170 reviews
2.37 km away
Heage Windmill
115 reviews
3.46 km away
Straws Bridge
47 reviews
3.52 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Black Bulls Head staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit