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Black Bull Inn

££ - £££, British,
Old Langho Road | Old Langho, Blackburn BB6 8AW, England
+44 1254 248801
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“sunday roast” (9 reviews)
“pies” (5 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:30 Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Fusion, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Old Langho Road | Old Langho, Blackburn BB6 8AW, England
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1 - 10 of 247 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

shame have to do this I but it needs to be said. Phoned and reserved two-roast beef dinners for a booking this evening. Arrived and no manager and the staff in operation were unsure about our pre-order. We explained we ordered over the phone and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Theresa T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Christmas dinner, over cooked cheap turkey roll served on mash which was just that - no butter, cream or seasoning. Tasteless roasts, severely undercooked sprouts and carrots, all topped of thin thin tasteless liquid that was allegedly gravy. The blandest thing we’ve ever eaten, like...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank Z1a
Relax47263755651, General Manager at Black Bull Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Mr Z1a The management team here at the Black Bull work very hard to make sure all of our guests have the best experience possible. We only use fresh produce in our meals. All of our meals are made to order which makes your...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had our Christmas lunch here with our family. The service and hospitality from all the staff was fantastic. The food was perfect, all hot,tasty and plenty of it. Great price for a high quality Christmas dinner. So happy we've reserved for next Year.More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank ANGELA292
Relax47263755651, General Manager at Black Bull Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Angela We were so happy you chose The Black Bull to host you and your family on such a special day. The Team will look forward to hosting you all next year once again. Thank you for such a wonderful review Kind Regards Andrew...More

Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

Tonight we’ve returned to The Bull, and what can I say... they’ve opened the kitchen especially for us! By sheer luck I commented on a Facebook post last week and ended up in a dialogue with the owner about how much we love to eat...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Anna P
Relax47263755651, General Manager at Black Bull Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Wow Anna.. What can we say but thank you for such a beautiful review. I will show all of the team this review and pass on your gratitude. The whole team strive to make everyone's experience the best experience possible and the local community is...More

Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

Four of us Went for Sunday dinner on the off chance we would get a table . Extremely busy but the manager Andrew made sure he could accommodate us but we might have to wait a while till the table became free. We didn’t have...More

Date of visit: December 2018
3  Thank kazza54_12
Relax47263755651, General Manager at Black Bull Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Kazza54_12 The Black Bull Team are extremely happy that you and your guests all enjoyed your stay with us. We have just launched our New Menu this evening which has some fantastic new dishes on as well as a new Vegetarian Menu. We would...More

Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

Sunday roast ... bland. Gravy like dishwasher. Roast potatoes - tasteless. Cabbage or lack of it. SWEET CORN on a roast?? Disappointed and underwhelmed.Would not return!

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank RubyRiley16
Reviewed 25 November 2018

Recently refurbished bland milk bottles used as vases cold in dining room ,first course blacklisting with haggis was good although too much salad dressing,fish band chips poor noisy music band amateurish service no atmosphere toilets need updating smelly cold card machine does not work properly...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank DisgustedGreayHarwoo
Reviewed 14 November 2018

We have been staying at Ribble Valley View and have used the pub on two occasions,on both occasions we had wonderful food and exceptional service from the staff,we can honestly say we will be returning and recommending the pub to all of our family and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Mark P
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

As always a great atmosphere, friendly staff and great food. There was a pianist playing while we ate Sunday lunch as a family. There is no better way to spend a Sunday!

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank ellelancashire
Reviewed 27 October 2018

We called on the off chance to have something to eat at the Black Bull Inn. My friends decided to have the Saturday steak night deal for £30 for 2. The food arrived almost an hour after ordering and found the steak to be tough...More

Date of visit: October 2018
5  Thank Stuart308
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Questions & Answers
Michael B
13 August 2018|
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Response from NJF34 | Property representative |
Unfortunately we don’t open till 17:00 on a Monday and it’s for drinks only.Food is served Tuesday to Sunday .Kind Regards
Elizabeth M
24 June 2017|
Response from carolf604 | Property representative |
yes we do
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$34
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Street Parking, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Langho Road | Old Langho, Blackburn BB6 8AW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Blackburn
  • Phone Number: +44 1254 248801
  • E-mail
Food Serving Times; Tuesday to Friday 12noon until 2pm and 5pm until 8.45pm Saturday 12 noon until 8.45pm Sunday 12 noon until 7.30pm
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