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Black Bull Tapas Bar and Restaurant

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48 Moorabool St, Geelong, Victoria 3220, Australia
11:00 - 03:00
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here saturday evening. We took 6 different tapas plates which was enough for two hunry people. Pork belly and lamb pasties were best ones.

Thank Roope K
Melbourne, Australia
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28 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We try to visit this restaurant every year when we return to Geelong for the Festival of Sail. It is just such good value. The set menu for the table includes three of the Chefs choice of Tapas and your choice of main course. The service is quick and efficient and the food is fresh and delicious. Slow cooked Lamb... More 

Thank Mcguigs12
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great dinner after a long drive on the great ocean road. Can see why it's so highly rated, a good price too

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Been here the last couple of years for my birthday. Always good food, great wine selection and magnificent company always helps. We always have a great time and the service is warm/friendly without being too in your face. And the atmosphere is always a buzz. Would recommend.

Thank Andrew P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

We were here on New Years Eve and the staff and food were great. We arrived an hour early (because of the NYE fireworks times) and the receptionist was pleasant and fitted us in, despite the heavy bookings. The other staff were also helpful, attentive and prompt. There was a special gluten free menu and we both loved the mussels... More 

Thank RobandMaryJean
Geelong, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Dined here with a big group on a Friday night for a Xmas function. We had a set menu which was a selection of tapas followed by a choice of main. I was a bit apprehensive about this as I'm coeliac and vegetarian so thought there would be limited options. The waitress looking after our table was actually wonderful and... More 

Thank mrs_smith1368
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

Great service, good food, will be back again. Loved the gnocchi, mussels and eggplant fritters. Plenty of options to choose from. Plenty of seating. They also cater for functions

Thank Aussie3216
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Great food and service. We had a variety of tapas to start and none of them disappointed, they were all delicious. Main and desert also a winner. Look forward to coming back here again.

1 Thank Aileenc20
Geelong, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

The Paella is the must try dish. But don't have any tapas beforehand unless you are a big eater. The service was great and the food is amazing, fresh and full of flavour.

1 Thank Shane M
Clifton Springs Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

A very busy restaurant with great vibes - extremely busy over pre Christmas due staff parties and friends get togethers. As usual the service and quality of food never falters

2 Thank JohnMcR21

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Moorabool St, Geelong, Victoria 3220, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Geelong
  • Phone Number: 52296100
Upcoming chef Daniel Brehaut has recently opened the excellent Black Bull tapas restaurant in Geelong, VIC, Australia and deserves a mention in Tripadvisor.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?