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The Bull Inn

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££ - £££, British,
The Square | The Square, Ilchester, Yeovil BA22 8LH, England
+44 1935 840400
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (4 reviews)
“rack of ribs” (2 reviews)
“burger” (17 reviews)
Bar, British, Pub
££ - £££
The Square | The Square, Ilchester, Yeovil BA22 8LH, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We simply called in passing following a visit to the nearby RNAS at Yeovilton. The food was delicious and reasonably priced and the pub, charming and cosy. Staff were excellent and the beer good! The Menu was varied and seemed to cater for all tastes....More

Thank Pete H
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

We often go to the Bull Inn for food and drinks and the boys had been told about the Texas Platter. It did not disappoint, we shared 2 between 3 of us and I also had a small starter of brie. We all said it...More

Thank Lainer06
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

This was our 4th visit to the Bull Inn. Had a lovely meal AGAIN. Food was great & menu catered for all our tastes including vegetarian. Burger’s amazing! (Ilchester Burger). Chicken Ceaser Salad lovely, Chilli hot but really tasty. My 12 year old son had...More

Thank Fran M
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

We come to the Bull occasionally in our spare time, and the food/drink/service is ALWAYS second to none...however tonight was a different story - food was great, waitressing was great...bar service not that great. We were being left for lengthy amounts of time, with customers...More

2  Thank kikidiki
Reviewed 24 February 2018

We were staying at the Ilchester Arms hotel and went across for a drink during happy hour.. Really friendly staff and a fantastic range of beers and cocktails. They remembered my phone call the day before which was impressive. We said we were going to...More

Thank ickycookster2016
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

Eaten in here twice this month, between us we’ve had the smokey burgers, chicken fajitas & the chicken & rib combo, we were expecting a rack of ribs, I must have misread it was pork belly. Food tasted good though! Great atmosphere to watch the...More

Thank 877Smarie
Reviewed 5 February 2018

The menu to a large extent has reverted back to the way it was. the food as always is excellent and the menu returning back largely to how it was gives a lot of variation. Thank you.

Thank onehillcottage
ilchesterarms, Manager at The Bull Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2018

We take pride in giving outstanding service to every customers here at The Bull Inn. We are happy to hear that your visit was no exception, thanks for leaving the wonderful review! We look forward to seeing you next time.

Reviewed 4 February 2018

Popped in the Bull for a quick meal and a pint with family over the Christmas period. The food was very good and reasonably priced. I will certainly be back in the near future.

Thank Dave D
ilchesterarms, Manager at The Bull Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2018

Hey Dave, Thank you for the review, The Bull Inn appreciates when our customers take time to leave a note about us! We are glad you experienced our world-class food and beer, and hope to see you again!

Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

We visited again for a family meal, and again were not disappointed. Lovely service by all the bar staff and waitresses. The food was, as expected, lovely. The new chicken and rib combo was a big hit with with 2 within our group, as were...More

Thank Jen061183
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Was last here in 2015 and based on my previous experience was only too happy to try it again. I was not disappointed. Comfortable pub with friendly staff. Food is good with generous proportions. Reasonably priced . Good selection of beers and Lagers. Has a...More

Thank Kenneth M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$33
Bar, British, Pub
Dinner, Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wine and Beer, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
14:00 - 23:00
14:00 - 23:00
14:00 - 23:00
14:00 - 23:00
14:00 - 23:00
14:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Square | The Square, Ilchester, Yeovil BA22 8LH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Yeovil  >  Ilchester
  • Phone Number: +44 1935 840400
  • E-mail
The Bull Inn is open every day from 2pm! We serve food from 3pm Monday - Saturday. Our friendly staff are happy to help you make your selection from our local & other beverages. With multi-room Sky & BT sports, free Cloud Wi-fi, a Pool Table, Skittle Alley & Beer garden with table football there is plenty for you to enjoy whatever the weather. Why not hire our Skittle Alley for your next private function? We can even arrange for you to have your own keg of Beer or Cider.
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