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Black Bull Inn

Bridge End, Frosterley, England
+44 1388 527784
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Small and rustic but expensive with limited choice

Cute and rustic really nice location on a sunny day. However the food is limited and overpriced in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Helen M
via mobile
Great food and Atmosphere

Great atmosphere, great food, great beer, had an excellent meal here - in the out of this world... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Robert B
Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
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“real ale” (3 reviews)
“sunday lunch” (3 reviews)
“pudding” (3 reviews)
Bridge End, Frosterley, England
+44 1388 527784
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Cute and rustic really nice location on a sunny day. However the food is limited and overpriced in my opinion. The drinks are also very expensive and there is again little choice for example a mini bottle of prosecco costed over £6!

Thank Helen M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great atmosphere, great food, great beer, had an excellent meal here - in the out of this world class, not your normal pub grub would recommend to anyone in the area and will definitely go back again

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 15 May 2017

What a lovely pub/restaurant. The logs were on the range and that was not the only warmth, the welcome was just the same. The food was excellent, we decided to share a starter, the scotch egg, which was presented beautifully and was very tasty. The...More

Thank GibbsBlackCat
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Delicious food, beautifully presented. The best homemade pea soup with amazing bread followed by venison and monkfish, both prepared to perfection. Never had samphire before but was a perfect choice with the monkfish. First rate!!!

Thank MadzTyler
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

10/10 absolutely perfect! We didn't sit in the main pub we were seated in a little off shot just out to the side, it was lovely. It was a bit nippy and the coal fire came in handy. I also have to say we had...More

1  Thank joannedobson1
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We tried this on the last night of our trip. The food was very good and the service was great. The meals came in good time and cooked to perfection. The ser ice was very good and we're really helpful and friendly. Will return when...More

Thank Carrie E
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We went here on Saturday night whilst visiting elderly relatives, we had the most amazing meal, I'm not usually one to choose pork but thought I would try something different for a change, the trio of pork was just amazing, and for pudding a salted...More

Thank ttime9
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

We were visiting a jeweller in the village, it was suggested that we made a booking for Sunday lunch. I plumbed for the rib beef rest of family had beef and lamb. Mashed potato was best I have had in a long time. Proper Yorkshire...More

Thank Martin R
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Without doubt one of the best places for miles around if you want a proper home cooked traditional Sunday lunch using only the best local ingredients in authentic surroundings. They also have a great selection of local beers. I cannot recommend it highly enough.

Thank Adrian H
Reviewed 14 June 2016

Have never eaten here looks expensive, but we like to go for a drink Here , sit outside when nice , I love it !

Thank Diamonds_n_leather
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Janice S
Hi, Are you dog and wheelchair friendly ? thx
29 May 2016|
Response from MightyMiss | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Black Bull is definitely dog friendly - we take our 2 to pizza night on Thursdays and sometimes for Sunday lunch after a walk. Rarely are they the only dogs there. I did take Dad to pub in his wheelchair and managed but... More