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The Bull Inn

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Travel safe during COVID-19
What you can expect during your visit
  • Hand sanitizer available to guests & staff
  • Socially distanced dining tables
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Tables disinfected between guests
  • Single-use or sanitized menus
  • Floors marked for social distancing
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Updated 11/08/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 11/08/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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PRICE RANGE
US$8 - US$22
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 14 December 2020

We visited Saturday lunch time as a family. The food was outstanding!! It was really nice to have an option on the children’s menu that isn’t chips. Really Lovely, friendly staff. We felt very safe with all the covid procedures they had in place. We’ve...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 10 December 2020

We had a fantastic meal at the Bull, from the lovely waitress Beth to the awsome food, sanitising stations and following covid rules, this place is not just a pub as they have a large dining area out the back of the pub which is...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 1 November 2020 via mobile

Well another fabulous meal. My five year old daughter asked to have her birthday at the Bull Inn as she loves it there. So family birthday meal all of us having different mains and everyone of us absolutely loving ours. Not just excellent food but...More

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed 31 October 2020 via mobile

Regularly eat here , love the Sunday roast and such good value. Staff are very friendly, i highly recommend 😀

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 27 October 2020

Excellent food and admirably served by Beth. Plenty of parking space. Well worth the visit and would glady repeat the experience.

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 26 October 2020 via mobile

As close to perfect as you're going to get. Food is always amazing, great service, reasonably priced.

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed 13 October 2020

Lovely food. Super friendly staff. All Covid safe. Hand sanitiser track and trace. Would definitely go again

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 13 October 2020

We love this pub, the staff are great and have done everything to make sure that guests are COVID safe whilst still making sure that you have a lovely visit. The food is generous, fresh and nicely presented, nice touches make it special. The garden...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 4 October 2020

We recently visited the Bull Inn for an evening meal and we were not disappointed at all. The food was well prepared and expertly cooked. Our friendly waitress ensured all was well with our meals, we had a little wait for the food, but that...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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PaulGort, Owner at The Bull Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2020

What a lovely review, our team will be happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit. Glad you decided not to miss out by sharing a dessert. Many thanks.

Reviewed 29 September 2020 via mobile

We visited The Bull for one night, the staff were excellent and looked after us. Covid measures were very good. Food was fantastic and the room was lovely and comfortable and clean. Lots of nice little touches like the tea and coffee in the room...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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PaulGort, Owner at The Bull Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2020

We are so glad that you enjoyed your short stay with us here at The Bull. It was a pleasure to have you. Many thanks for all your lovely comments. Perhaps we may get to welcome you back again in the future for a slightly...More

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ElizabethAnne87
25 July 2019|
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Response from PaulGort | Property representative |
Hi Elizabeth Many thanks for your enquiry. Yes dogs are most welcome in the main bar and conservatory area as well as the beer garden.
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josuffolk2018
20 May 2018|
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Response from PaulGort | Property representative |
Yes, we have a large beer garden with brand new benches and umbrellas where you can enjoy lunch (weather permitting). Hope this helps. Cheers
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MrsK20
20 September 2017|
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Response from PaulGort | Property representative |
Hi, thanks for your message. We can assure you that access is not a problem. When you arrive, please head to the conservatory door where access is easiest. Please just ask at the bar if you need assistance. We also have... More
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Bull Inn
    Is The Bull Inn implementing safety measures as a result of COVID-19?
    Yes, The Bull Inn is taking precautions against COVID-19. A full list is available within the "safety precautions" section of this page.
    How is The Bull Inn rated?
    The Bull Inn is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 5