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The Black Bull Inn

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27 Market Place, Wolsingham DL13 3AB, England
+44 1388 527332
12:00 - 23:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun - Thu 12:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW via mobile

I am really surprised at the last review at the Blackbull by zania I have been coming here occasionally for meals and stayed here too I can only give 5 star for customer service. rooms cleanliness and staff in particular new landlords I feel that this review is totally untrue and obviously sent to give a very bad impression of... More 

Thank kath73
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The staff here where very rude and waited ages for food you could tell the food was microwaved as my husband is a chef and we was passing by and decided to stop for some lunch very pricy! I wouldn't Evan give the food to my emany or animal the supposed new landlord had ment to be making a change... More 

Thank zaina d
Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I would like to appologise for my lack of photos but food was gone before i remembered to take a picture. Well where to start been to durham hens and close to wolsingham so decided to pop in for food. We had previously found cafe 10 on a ride out so tried again but luck would have it, it was... More 

1 Thank Martin E
staffordshire moorlands
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47 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had stayed several times here as visiting family in village and not been happy but after an "upgrade decided to try again.. WOW ..so impressed lovely clean comfy rooms , fab breakfast. real friendly landlord/ landlady, very busy and buzzing on Friday and Saturday evenings in the bar and bar meals really good value and massive portions .We will be... More 

Thank bwendy
Dobcross, United Kingdom
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93 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I like this pub. Visit Wolsingham every Bonfire Night and always make the Black Bull a must visit. Great country pub, open fires, good selection of ales and friendly owners. Went in for a quick pint and had 5!

Thank SalmonellaSam
Durham, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

What a fab night in a lovely little country pub with friendly staff and locals xx Room was beautiful and the bed so so comfy x Breakfast above and beyond expectations x two eggs two sausage bacon beans tomatoes mushrooms hash browns A round of toast and jam coffee and orange juice and all in with the very reasonable price... More 

Thank barbieansue
Northallerton, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

We visited here a while ago as a second attempt after the new landlords arrived. The first time we waited for absolutely ages for our food (2 tables in) and when it came it was pretty bad. I had lasagne and it was just a pool of grease. The guys had burgers and gammon which were OK. But, since it... More 

1 Thank Sherbet101
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37 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

5 minutes walk they said, from the Paddock where we were spending the night in our motorhome ... they were right and what a warm welcome we received in the cosy Public Bar, with a roaring wood fire, armchairs & settles round the wall. My other half enjoyed a pint or 3 of Jennings Cumberland, while I had some Chardonnay.... More 

Thank Sheila M
Sunderland, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Heard The Black Bull had a new chef called in on Friday had a home cured corned beef pie not your tined stuff and mince and dumplings great food went back on Sunday for lunch very good choice of 4 meats and fresh veg I had steak and ale stew excellent lovely friendly couple running the pub

Thank 70old
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely Sunday lunch here today- the food was delicious and well presented, the service was excellent and we were made to feel very welcome from the moment we arrived! We will definitely be visiting again x

Thank Karen P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Market Place, Wolsingham DL13 3AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Wolsingham
  • Phone Number: +44 1388 527332

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?