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The Bull Inn

) #3 of 6 Restaurants in Ilchester ££ - £££ , British,
The Square | The Square, Ilchester, Yeovil BA22 8LH, England
+44 1935 840400
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (6 reviews)
“mixed grill” (4 reviews)
“steak” (7 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub
££ - £££
The Square | The Square, Ilchester, Yeovil BA22 8LH, England
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Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Just visited the Fleet Air Arm Museum and needed something to eat while avoiding the (I'm sure very good) onsite restaurant. Found this on TripAdvisor. Loved it! Good beer, nice atmosphere, skittles for hire, table tennis outside, tasty pub grub and good local beer. My...More

Thank TheHoffMan
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Not much to say other than the food was great, I had a huge plate of ribs and my friend had a burger. We couldn't finish the lot but it was very tasty. Friendly staff but very much focused on the locals from the town,...More

Thank Mhysa89
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Amazing pub grub for a very reasonable price. Would recommend. Great for a pint and time to read a book. Also great for those with young families. Great service.

Thank Alexfoodie73
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Whilst the menu had lots of burgers options and carried on over several pages, it did not give us the wow factor in overall choice. A carnivore pasta option would have been nice as opposed to just a veggie one and on a hot day,...More

Thank Nick F
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Frequently use this pub for a girlie get together as they cater for vegetarians and those with hearty appetites. Can become rowdy if sport is shown on tv in bar next door but its such a great atmosphere you don't mind

Thank Jill W
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

Excellent independent 'proper' pub. Good for drinking, excellent pub food friendly staff and locals. Always comfortable whether busy or quiet

Thank jo j
Reviewed 26 March 2016

I visited The Bull as part of a family of 7 on Saturday 26th March 2016. Beautiful village pub serving a good range of real ales and a good range of wines. Forget pub grub, this is restaurant quality food served in a great village...More

1  Thank Yeovil_007
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

What a smashing pub this is in the heart of Ilchester. It has a bit of everything. Free parking just up the road in the town car park or if you are lucky right in front of the pub. A little bit of charm to...More

Thank Tim B
Reviewed 29 February 2016

We were staying at the hotel across the road (The Ilchester Arms), and paid a visit to the pub for a few beers. The Bull is owned by the hotel and between them we had a choice of restaurants for the evening. Our decision to...More

Thank Kev69
Reviewed 19 February 2016

If you want a good pint of beer, glass of wine and a nice meal with friendly staff then The Bull is a great place to go. There are always 2 real ales on (would like it to be more) with bar staff who are...More

Thank Jim C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$19
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
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, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
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
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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