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The Black Bull Inn

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107 High Street | LL57 1NS, Bangor LL57 1NS, Wales
+44 1248 387900
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08:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Thu 08:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 08:00 - 01:00
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Pwllheli, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We pass two "spoons" and travel 30 miles particularly on Steak night as food and service is great bearing in mind that Bangor is a student town and the pub can be very busy at times

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Thank Travellingtyke2014
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This establishment is constantly relatively busy and has a regular flow of customers. It is highly recommended by locals as an affordable lunch spot. In my experience we have always received pleasant service, good food and an enjoyable time.

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1 Thank Shona M
North Wales, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Average price for an average meal. Not too busy so plenty of space to sit and the staff are friendly too. Would come back!

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Thank jjrilez
Laura J, Manager at The Black Bull Inn, responded to this review

Hi jjrilez! Thank you for your review of The Black Bull Inn, Bangor. We are glad that you enjoyed your visit! :) It is great to hear that you will be coming back. Thank you for visiting and hopefully we will see you again soon. :) Regards, Laura Duty Manager More 

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109 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited a few times but this time was terrible. One bar staff on and the place was full so took to min to order. My food took 90 min to be served so I was nearly ready to walk out. One waitress serving and ran off her feet. Tables not cleaned. Won't be coming again.

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2 Thank Lewis1901
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived for lunch today, table was sticky and glasses were on there, someone came over to clean it up, and she said she would come back and wipe the table, she didn't. So the table was left sticky. Food was good. Nothing special.

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Thank dylan2302
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

We ate here on a Sunday lunch time. Wasn't very busy which suited us as we have 2 young children. Food was good. Fresh and Hot. Good deals available- free drink with meals. We had brunch special- 2 bacon, 3 sausage chips and eggs with a drink. 6.99. My son had a kids meal. Service was good. We didnt wait... More 

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1 Thank helanddyl
Laura J, Manager at The Black Bull Inn, responded to this review

Hi Hel and Dyl! Thank you very much for your review from us all here at The Black Bull Inn, Bangor. Diolch! It's great to hear that you enjoyed your visit and found the JD Wetherspoon menu great value for money. Our aim is to deliver hot, fresh food within ten minutes and cleanliness is a big focus for us!... More 

Bangor, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

I used to visit this pub regularly ,they make a mean godfather and the perfect hang over fixing full English breakfast for less than 5 pounds BUUUTTT Recently I was denied service due to my ID not being a British ID (clearly they have some Brexit supporters amongst their ranks). I dealt with this you know like regulations and everything... More 

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Thank Red R
Preston, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

Called in for lunch landlord and staff very miserable felt un welcome had car very was disgusting mash sprouts roast hard and dry never again will we visit

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2 Thank Janine S
Caernarfon, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Came here last week after not being here for a few months. The menu is typical wetherspoons, great value for money and good selection to choose from. Our bill was £33 for a family of four which is extremely good value. The dining area is looking a bit tired and could do with updating but looked clean and tidy enough.... More 

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1 Thank Anthony H
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Visited on Friday lunchtime for some lunch with friends. We all came in, sat down and went to order our food. Each person ordered separately and everyone's food arrived promptly. The problems stated when a friends meal was incorrect. She politely told the waitress it wasn't what she had ordered but the waitress insisted it was correct, persuading her to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Parking Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 00:00
Monday
08:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 00:00
Thursday
08:00 - 00:00
Friday
08:00 - 01:00
Saturday
08:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 107 High Street | LL57 1NS, Bangor LL57 1NS, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Gwynedd  >  Bangor
  • Phone Number: +44 1248 387900
Description
This is in Bangor, North Wales NOT Bangor (ME)

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