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The Bull's Head

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Intimate pub with lots of books and crannies. Great beer, huge selection of both Irish whiskey and gin. Food is reasonably priced, freshly prepared and delicious. Highly recommend the steak & ale pie.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank L5713ASmartinc
Reviewed 6 days ago

When choosing a pub for dinner we always naturally come to The Bulls Head. The food, service and atmosphere is fantastic. You can't book a table here, but in all the years we have been coming I have never waiting more than 15 minutes for...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank AnnaNowell
Reviewed 1 week ago

called in on christmas eve,late lunch ,very busy served with drinks quickly,ordered food (toasted sandwiches) presented beautifully on large plates with chips and salad.service was excellent staff very friendly and helpful .

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Judith H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Unlike a lot of pubs around us these guys know how to run a good pub. Nice atmosphere, great service, lovely food and prices not too expensive. The Bulls Head has it all plus it’s a very pretty pub in a nice location. The food...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank AndrewM796
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I went in for Xmas Eve lunch,having eaten there a fair few times over the years. I had monkfish and shellfish chowder from the specials menu,and I have to say it was absolutely delicious. Tim Bird ,the owner, was particularly chirpy (geddit?),having...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Brian G
Reviewed 18 December 2018

Warm, welcoming, friendly, traditional – just some of the words to describe this super pub. Good beer, wine and food and a great atmosphere helped by happy staff in an old style setting. Just right!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank notwen44
Reviewed 14 December 2018

We were a group of 19 walkers. The staff were very helpful throughout the booking process. They went out of their way to ensure we could park, have a coffee, go for a walk and then come back for a late christmas lunch. They arranged...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ManchesterOldtimer
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

All the dishes on the menu are tasty and good portions, but what sets this pub apart is how friendly every member of staff is. All who arrive are treated like an old friend, and on top of a delightful traditional interior, the combination makes...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank CB001_11
Reviewed 11 December 2018

The Bull's Head is a favourite quintessential english pub with beams nooks and crannies, candles and a very cosy atmosphere, however the Sunday lunch is wanting. The yorkshire pudding was yummy, however the roast potatoes were heavy, mircrowaved I suspect,we had to send them back,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank newzealandqaza
Reviewed 25 November 2018

Sadly, you can't book in advance, which is a bit off putting if travelling some distance, but luckily, managed to get a table after only a short wait. Menu pretty varied, two veggie choices, a lot of traditional food. Portion sizes generous. Dessert of apple...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Mauriceb17
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Lorraine C
6 December 2018|
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Response from YNWATravelBug | Reviewed this property |
You do realize you’re posing this question to people who have reviewed the pub....not the pub itself right?! You’d be better off contacting them. We sat outside so no we didn’t experience a pub quiz.
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ordinarypunter2015
6 November 2017|
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Response from Brooklyn_Refugee | Reviewed this property |
The pub can get busy but the tables turn over quickly and the staff are very helpful in getting you seated. The food is really good and outside of 8pm Saturday and 1pm Sunday I'm sure it'll be worth it.
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jeteasy
27 January 2017|
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Response from Tim D | Reviewed this property |
They don't take bookings at any time.
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