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Local cuisine, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Food at The Nateby Inn Kirkby Stephen Cumbria Fresh home cooked food is served every evening from 6:00pm until 8:30pm in the pet friendly bar you can choose to dine from our main pub classic menu, our blackboard of Head Chef's daily specials
US$12 - US$30
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Bar, British, Pub
Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Table Service
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All reviews sunday roast steak pie yorkshire pudding black bull lovely friendly atmosphere the pub warm welcome beer garden his partner well stocked bar staying nearby excellent food the staff were great cannot fault an evening meal family meal portion sizes
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed here for one night whilst travelling from Cumbria to the Midlands. The owner and his partner went out of their way to make our stay enjoyable

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 28 October 2020

Excellent service throughout our stay, Family friendle, very clean, lovely rooms and exceptional value for money 25th October 2020

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 13 October 2020

Spent a great weekend away in Kirkby Stephen and visited the The Black Bull for an evening meal following some great feedback on TA . This a very busy place, with attentive staff & very nice food. The Covid measures were well presented and the...staff and customers adhered to them perfectly. The dishes are all reasonably priced, with a good selection of offerings and a timely service. Very glad to have booked this in advance as it was quite busy. ... would recommend this if you don't want to be disappointed.More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 2 October 2020

The food in this pub is exceptional...and deserves five star reviews. Everything was delicious, but I have to give special mention to the homemade shortbread that accompanied my Creme Brulee. Probably the best I ever tasted!

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 29 September 2020

Visited today for first time and it will definitely not be the last. Staff so friendly and helpful and the food was superb. Felt special and valued the moment we arrived hope to visit again soon. Thank you.

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 22 September 2020 via mobile

As a last minute addition to our plans, we were able to secure a table for 6 for dinner. The tables are spread apart so that you are too close to other parties dining. When we visited, the restaurant was quite busy and we were...places in the back function room which was spacious. The young lady serving us - did an excellent job considering her workload. The food was delicious and we could not fault it.More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 21 September 2020

from going to coming out everything was very good All covid areas covered tables apart .The food was amazing can recommend this inn will certainly be back. Well done to all

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 13 September 2020

Went for dinner as staying nearby. Staff very friendly. The food was delicious. My only observation would be to perhaps offer a slightly smaller version for those of us that don't have HUGE appetites as the portion sizes are very generous. If you have a...good appetite this is the place to eat.More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 6 September 2020

Stumbled on this pub whilst out on a walk I had the sweet chilli chicken sandwich whilst hubby had ham and mustard plus we indulged in some chips. The chicken sandwich was proper chicken breast and was delicious with a lovely side salad the pint...was lovely too. Staff were very pleasant young lad who treated us was very chirpy and helpful.More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 29 August 2020 via mobile

We visit family in the area regularly and always dine here, sometimes a few times over the weekend. The food is of excellent quality and good portions. The Chef is always happy to help and can be seen in the pub checking all is fine....My wife is dairy free and they always accommodate her meal requests. I recommend everything on the menu. Can't wait to return.More

Date of visit: August 2020
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