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Black Bull Inn and Hotel

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Reviewed 21 October 2016

I stayed at Coniston twice in October 2016. I ate in the Black Bull every night - total five. This is one of the best places anywhere to eat: excellent food, prompt service, just what's needed after a day on the fells. Great beer too,...More

Thank Paulus30
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Six of us chaps spent three nights here in October for our regular six-monthly walking breaks. Over many years we must have stayed in 30 Lake District pubs, some several times, but this was our first here. We have definitely missed out, because the ownership...More

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Reviewed 18 October 2016

I really enjoy sitting outside watching the mix of walkers and other tourists passing by. They serve the local beer which certainly goes down a treat if you have been out on the fells. At busy times it can take a little while to get...More

Thank 8r1an
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We have found our recent meal at this pub - the cheese and spinach cannelloni with a side salad and garlic bread, to be our worst meal in England. The cannelloni was swimming in cheese, no spinach in sight. The garlic bread was hard and...More

1  Thank Jennifer W
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We visited Coniston 14/10/16 for 3 nights. After a great walk, The Black Bull was a very welcomed sight, we had a dog and baby, and were made to feel very welcome. Excellent Bluebird Ale, brewed next door quenched my thirst. Will definately return.

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"Didnt stay just ate here"
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"We stayed on the top floor which was very quiet and comfortable."
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"Nornal pub noise but all quiet after 11pm"
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