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The Bull Inn

££ - £££, British,
1 High Street, West Malling ME19 6QH, England
+44 1732 842753
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible9%
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“pies” (8 reviews)
“sunday roast” (5 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
1 High Street, West Malling ME19 6QH, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Four of us had Sunday roast here on 3rd September after having undertaken a 4.5 mile walk in and around the area which in itself was enjoyable. I had previously eaten at The Bull Inn as part of a group on a weekday for a...More

Thank Lannerfalcon
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am often disappointed with Sunday lunch out it certainly not this time. We all ad roast beef it was amazingly tender cooked perfectly the gravy to dye for veg fresh definitely will go again. Many thanks

Thank michelle l
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a late lunch in here , they did not rush you , the place was nice and clean and tidy . The toilets were clean , there was a garden outside at the back .The food arrived , nice and hot , vegetables...More

Thank merritt402
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Had been trying out all the pubs on a Saturday night and stumbled in here after a curry. What a nice surprise it was - love a traditional bar with hanging hops and good selection of beers. There was also a band playing which the...More

Thank GuybrushThreepwood90
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We visited here at the end of lunch time. We ordered typical pub grub! Steak and Ale pie was delicious and the meat and cheese platter was gigantic. Perhaps next time we will order a salad each and split a main as the portions are...More

Thank Rmeen022
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Came here with family bar staff really nice then was taken to restaurant by waitress with zero people skills gave us menu and walked off no conversation at all. Food came roast beef was vile was cold and thin slices came from a pack I...More

1  Thank Rref243
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

First class Sunday dinner. Everything cooked well and very tasty. The Bull is a proper traditional pub..

Thank rhbrichard
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Walking around the town. Looking at the houses.nice cosy inn for beer. Welcome us with lovely server. Warm welcome. Frites serves hot@!.

Thank Jimykea C
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Having endured luckily a short time within the bull, I have to say the quality of food was bearable, full marks to the pies, very nice. Lamb shank looked like the local dog had had a nibble before it was served!! To run out of...More

Thank Gary B
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Like the previous reviewer I recently moved to the area, from South London. I like this place as it is a proper local. I've never seen any new people treated any differently to the locals. Am currently in here with a 6 month old puppy...More

1  Thank Midarpoo
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5 April 2017|
Response from Jimykea C | Reviewed this property |
sorry. i am not the boss. enjoy the trip
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
16:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
16:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
16:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
16:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 High Street, West Malling ME19 6QH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  West Malling
  • Phone Number: +44 1732 842753
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The Bull Inn is a traditional English country pub & kitchen nestled in the heart of the picturesque West Malling. We take pride in our carefully selected choice of mainly local real ales and homemade seasonal food. Whether you are sampling our large selection of real ales in the main bar or a relaxing with a Sunday roast in our recently refurbished restaurant area, we're sure you won't be disappointed. We have beer festivals through the year promoting local and beers from around the country. Also we have a new addition of live music on every first Saturday of the month.The Bull Inn strives to keep to the tradition of the English pub alive by offering a homely and relaxing atmosphere. Being a freehold pub we are not tied to any large companies who command how to run our pub from a head office. The pub is run by locals who listen to the needs of the local community. We are here to deliver the needs of our customers with the utmost quality and service.
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