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The Black Bull

) #28 of 36 Restaurants in Yarm , British,
40-42 High Street, Yarm, Stockton-on-Tees TS15 9BH, England
+44 1642 791251
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible19%
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Bar, British, Pub
40-42 High Street, Yarm, Stockton-on-Tees TS15 9BH, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The pub had more staff than customers, but the service was very slow. It was very cold and draughty. We ordered a full English breakfast , Eggs Benedict and coffee. The breakfasts took about 30 minutes to arrive. The full English was missing the tomato,...More

Thank Peter R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good honest decent food. Good honest decent drinks. Lovely beer garden, well priced too! Totally recommended!

Thank lhallstockton
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice huge beer garden with loads of sitting areas and on the grass if all the tables are taken. Great way to pass a Saturday afternoon.

Thank Jilllian
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a very nice mixed grill and scampi and chips, reasonable price and food was good. Staff were accommodating and gave us a bowl of water for our dog, sat in the beer garden in the sun and enjoyed the atmosphere. Lovely place to sit...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

went here for a nice cold drink for myself mam and grandson nice large bear garden nice friendly staff didnt have food but it looked very nice we enjoyed our sit in the garden on a lovely sunny day after a walk by the river

Thank Tracey O
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great little bar, lovely and warm inside and a very large garden out. Large choice of drinks, beer, larger, wine and mixers! Toilets are disgusting. Avoid them

Thank rich1988
Reviewed 21 May 2017

The Bull has always been the "go to place" in Yarm and has been able to transform itself from breakfast club, to lunch establishment to good night scene. We visited late afternoon after a long time away. The first impression was how grubby and dark...More

Thank gjw5050
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Been once before and was pretty good but this time disappointing. Portion size was small (maybe because it was the 2 for £8.50 option). Took forever to receive the meals and the three sausages with mash came as two sausages with mash. Serving staff were...More

Thank Ken H
General Manager A, Manager at The Black Bull, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2017

Hello, I believe this a case of both parties being in the right. As this is a new menu some of the problems with the menu have not been fully ironed out. we are sorry you did not enjoy your visit. If you are willing...More

Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

One does like a few bevvies with the old boys down the bull, always a plentiful selection and the offering is really top notch. Only altercation is with the dog policy as I am unable to let my wife inside the bull so have to...More

Thank IanPalmer1
General Manager A, Manager at The Black Bull, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

We hope to see you soon! Ianpalmer1, thank you so much for the positive review!

Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Nice pace, high quality, special, different. You may choose typical food and different beers. High is a beautiful place to live and to eat-drink

Thank david g
General Manager A, Manager at The Black Bull, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Hi David G, thank you for taking the time to leave a review for us at The Black Bull, Yarm. We're happy we could meet your expectations!

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 15
Bar, British, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 00:00
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09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40-42 High Street, Yarm, Stockton-on-Tees TS15 9BH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Stockton-on-Tees  >  Yarm
  • Phone Number: +44 1642 791251
You'd be hard pushed to find a finer real ale pub in Yarm. In fact, we believe The Black Bull is unrivalled in its choice of quality cask-conditioned beers and carefully compiled menu of British pub dishes. For directions to our landmark pub, see the interactive map to the right.
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