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Black Bull Inn

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High Levels | Scunthorpe Road, Doncaster DN8 5SH, England
+44 1405 812744
17:00 - 21:00
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Sun 17:00 - 20:00
Mon - Sat 17:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sun 12:00 - 14:00
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Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
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89 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Impromptu tea at the black bull. Really nice food. Bit pricey but service was very good :) Salmon nice, chicken curry nice. Good portions.

Thank lmc41
Doncaster, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We booked for Mother's Day lunch and was made aware that a set menu was being served. We were not disappointed as there was plenty on the menu to choose from and the price was very reasonable. The starter, main & sweets were fantastic, the beef just melted in your mouth. All the food was hot and plenty. The waitresses... More 

Thank Kezmac1
Doncaster, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Starter was very moreish calamari, followed by smoked haddock mornay with perfectly cooked vegetables. Extremely drinkable merlot set up an enjoyable meal. Welcoming, friendly and helpful waitress and bartender ensuring that we shall be back. Good selection of fish dishes was certainly a plus for us. Sadly we were too full for dessert. Glad we decided to try this place... More 

Thank Angie C
Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place, husband decided to take us both out for a meal and this was my first choice, OMG, walked in to a little piece of heaven, fantastic character and beautiful coal fire burning, absolutely drawn in by the charismatic young man behind the Bar. Very professional and friendly staff, then came the food. Extensive menu lots of choice... More 

1 Thank helpmegetascreenname
Rotherham, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stunning, this food is simply amazing!!! The sea food is unbelievable, yes you might get fish and chips anywhere but you won't get it like this... to say this restaurant is in South Yorkshire in the middle of no where it is well worth travelling. The only fault I would have is I live to far away to go back... More 

Thank Wali125
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80 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Had the dressed crab starter - fresh and very tasty Try the seafood medley - scallops, prawns and mussels - fantastic - needed the big bucket for all the shells Couldn't manage any more - excellent

Thank John1967Cheshire
Doncaster, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

My son booked for eight of us family and friends to go for a meal, 14th February was the only night we could all make it, he had been before with friends and had a good night/meal and wanted us to try it with them. When we arrived to our disappointment it was a set menu at £25 per head,... More 

Thank Daphne H
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54 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

To be honest we have been going here for years and don't know we haven't reviewed it before. The pub is a couple of miles from Jn1 of the M180 along the A18 towards Crowle. It has sufficient parking and keeps a good pint. The pub lounge is cosy with a warm fire going during the winter months. On the... More 

Thank DonnyBantam
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

This place is great if you've been out in the freezing winter weather. You come in, order a drink, and sit round the fire before being taken to your table. Good, friendly, relaxed atmosphere. I have stomach problems, and my mum can't eat wheat and dairy, but finding a choice, and being accomodated for, wasn't a problem. Choice of fresh... More 

Thank AileenM3
Thorne, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

I visited the black bull with my family and it was amazing even though the food is a little on the expensive side I don't mind paying this if the food is good quality and well worth the money and it definitely was!!! The waitresses are always smiling and are really polite. I really recommend this pub to everyone who... More 

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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
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$13 - US$38
Seafood, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
17:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Levels | Scunthorpe Road, Doncaster DN8 5SH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  South Yorkshire  >  Doncaster
  • Phone Number: +44 1405 812744

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?