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Black Bull

) #150 of 180 Restaurants in Folkestone £ , British,
Canterbury Road, Folkestone CT19 5NX, England
+44 1303 256903
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good18%
  • Average15%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible31%
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“fries” (4 reviews)
“kids meal” (4 reviews)
“wendy” (12 reviews)
Opens in 29 min
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Canterbury Road, Folkestone CT19 5NX, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I work in hospitality myself and so I know what to expect from going for a meal out in a place like this. I couldn't fault the bar tender that served me, he was polite, friendly and informative. I went to the bar to order...More

Thank Nicole-Stevie K
Reviewed 3 days ago

Disgusting to be told before 7pm that 2 of the 3 items from menu ordered weren't available. We'd viewed the menu before ordering drinks but there was no mention there or anywhere else the items were off the menu so we paid for drinks to...More

Thank Richard A
Reviewed 5 days ago

Myself and my family have been visiting the Hungry Horse in Folkestone regularly since it opened but recently it has gone downhill. The last couple of times we have visited there has been at least a 45 minute wait for food. We have noticed that...More

Thank PamH75
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been here a few times and it's getting worse each time. We won't be returning now. We all came as a big family for dinner. There was one poor girl on her own behind the bar, taking food orders, running the bar and...More

Thank Jennifer A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Chaos behind the bar at 8pm, dirty glasses on all outside tables, very busy but looked like a bomb site. Wait for main course 55 minutes. Kitchen closed for desserts by time mains had arrived and been eaten. Staff good but totally inadequate for numbers...More

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Thank Sizzler2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Meal took 45 minutes to arrive then not as described, brought this to the attention of member of staff who's comment was, 'oh we are short staffed' maybe in the kitchen but as there appeared more than enough other staff may have been a good...More

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Thank Andrea Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Last visited this pub a few months ago when visiting family. It wasn't the best then but I hoped there would be improvement. There wasn't. That tables had not been wiped from the previous customers. The menus were stained from drinks or food. Ordering was...More

Thank Peter K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I came in with my friends for some lunch, I ordered a breaded mushrooms for a stater and rump steak with peppercorn source for my main! My starter came out quickly was ok no complaints there but when my main came out my steak came...More

Thank RyanpTaylor
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had to wait half an hour for are food, but it was busy. Food was nice but the gentlemen waiter brought our food and never returned to see if the food was alright, spent more time chatting with some women customer at the bar (...More

2  Thank mandypeters714
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A total waste of money for a disappointing meal Had to wait 1hr 15 min for meal to arrive and then it was horrible

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Questions & Answers
10 January 2016|
Response from Mitchell M | Property representative |
hello there, I can confirm we have disabled access t the restaurant and you can book a table by calling us on 01303256903
10 January 2016|
Response from BlackBull H | Property representative |
hello there, I can confirm we have disabled access to the restaurant and you can book a table by calling us on 01303256903
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Canterbury Road, Folkestone CT19 5NX, England (Formerly Hungry Horse - The The Black Bull)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Folkestone
  • Phone Number: +44 1303 256903
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