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The Bull Restaurant

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RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere

Location and contact

PRICE RANGE
US$6 - US$26
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
FEATURES
Reservations, Validated Parking, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Reviews (636)
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Our brilliant waiter Charlie was an absolute gem - couldn’t do enough for us. Brilliant food - 10/10

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank J0hnog
Reviewed yesterday

Enjoyable lunch, good food and pleasant surroundings. Service was good. Used a voucher, one of several received as a previous customer.

Review collected in partnership with Greene King
Date of visit: January 2019
Thank HRS562014
Reviewed 2 days ago

We were quickly sat without having booked a table beforehand. It was 2pm and quite busy. Nice inviting open fire. Clean loos. We enjoyed a couple of burgers that were nicely cooked and presented and a crumble that was not so good. The filling was...More

Review collected in partnership with Greene King
Date of visit: January 2019
Thank R7146FTjamese
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I have not been here before so I was looking forward. Nice village and restaurant. Starters were good shared the butchers block and calendar. I made a mistake and had seabase and scallopd with the pea risotto. The risotto was off menu so offered chips....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank MW2822
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

As a regular user of this establishment I must say that we are always treated in a friendly and professional manner by all the staff and we're looking forward to seeing how it looks after the upcoming refurbishment at the end of January.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Findmeausername
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had previously visited here for a drink with friends and had cause to complain about the attitude of a member of staff. The manager was gracious in his response to my comments and invited us again for a meal. The food was good and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Anyweathertraveller
BarryN428, Manager at The Bull Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello, Thank you for leaving us a review, and indeed giving us another chance. Look forward to seeing you again soon. We are closing on 22 January and re-opening as a Premium Local Pub. A new menu, with many favorites staying, a new, more traditional...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great menu and wonderful setting and lovely decor but ....... sadly they just seem to have inexperienced staff. If you get a proper chef cooking then the food is fantastic as the menu is vast and creative. Sadly the last few times we have been...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank karencC6960CE
BarryN428, Manager at The Bull Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a comment. Yes we do read them! We are always working toward a more consistent and quality service. We are always looking for new talent both front of house and in our kitchen. We shall be...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This pub is to be changed in the New Year to something to which, historically, is not appropriate. It does need to be more successful as it once was but for that you need better prepared food, and better service from staff that really care....More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Keith B
BarryN428, Manager at The Bull Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. I do apologise that you feel you did not receive the level of service that you expect. I assure you that we are recruiting for team members to improve our customer service as...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a 3:15 booking on Christmas Day with my family. Starters were fine. When the main meal came up I noticed that they looked a bit dry and had very little gravy. Asked the waiter for more. 5 minutes later he returned with two thimble...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank tsmithSevenoaks
BarryN428, General Manager at The Bull Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I would like to apologise for your feeling rushed on Christmas day. As the bar closes at 5pm I personally visited every table remaining to let them know they could order more drinks prior to it closing to enjoy at their leisure and that this...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked easily via the web site. We were really looking forward to visiting this old historical innas we used to be regulars visiting throughout the year and on New Years Eve. The pub had changed décor, but was still quite pleasant. We ordered our food,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank 27Julie27
BarryN428, Manager at The Bull Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Sorry to hear you were less than satisfied on your last visit. I'm glad you were able to book online, we are looking to move all of our bookings to an online system. The Bull is indeed being refurbished .The refurbishment is intended to...More

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Denise C
21 January 2018|
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Response from cherylparkins | Reviewed this property |
Thursday 25th Jan is the next one they always hold them on the last Thursday of every month - hope this helps
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Ron W
25 March 2017|
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Response from jerricab2015 | Reviewed this property |
Yes but you have to pay, I think you can get it refunded if eating/drinking in the pub but it's only a £1 so we didn't bother
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