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The Black Bull Tarbolton

2B Montgomerie Street, Tarbolton KA5 5PR, Scotland
+44 1292 541909
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“roulade” (5 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2B Montgomerie Street, Tarbolton KA5 5PR, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice hotel, rooms are really nice, restaurant very nice and comfy place to sit, had chicken goujans in curry sauce batter, really good food, chips need to be tried !!

Thank mcallistergraeme
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Myself and family members went here for a family meal and we were not disappointed,from the moment we arrived the service was second to none the staff and owner just couldn't do enough for you and meal was to superb from start to finish. Really...More

Thank Brian R
Reviewed October 1, 2018

Very relaxed atmosphere in nice surroundings and the food is just lovely - the kids fish & chips (big portion - lovely fresh fish) - and the fillet steak (again great quality and portion) - were stand-out favourites. We're so used to being served frozen...More

Thank tracy6167
Reviewed September 30, 2018

The restaurant is tastefully done in a modern style. The food is excellent, with a good choice and the staff are very friendly.

Thank Andrew W
Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

Had lunch here, best food we ate on our trip to Scotland and we kept mentioning how good it was for the rest of the day. Decor was lovely, food beautifully presented and also they welcomed our large German shepherd - it’s hard to find...More

Thank blondeadventurer1
Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic food we all loved our meals and they let us bring our beast German shepherd in, friendly staff and good service! :)

Thank Lee S
Reviewed September 17, 2018

Had lovely family dinner to celebrate my sons 21st birthday, we were in the function suite with a large square table which was perfect for everyone to chat! The food was delicious although most couldn't manage a dessert! Hugh was excellent in both arranging the...More

Thank Lorraine M
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

I stayed at The Black Bull hotel in the last week of August 2018 to the 2nd of September and what a lovely stay I had! I was given a very warm welcome from the off and even had assistance up the stairs with my...More

Thank rebeccabugeja9
Reviewed September 4, 2018

Ate at this lovely restaurant while staying near Tarbolton. Food is very good and staff are very friendly.

Thank FootiefanTamworth
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

Phoned up here to book a table for myself and my husband as we have been before and had a lovely meal before may I add. The owner answered the phone to me in mid conversation with someone else, asked if she had a table...More

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September 4, 2018|
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Response from R313YMmonicam | Reviewed this property |
OH to be honest with you I'm not sure. However it's a lovely place, the food is awesom Enjoy your dinner. Give them a call to ask about the dog.
July 29, 2017|
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Response from johnR2206AG | Reviewed this property |
we have not been for sunday lunch,but if during the week is anything to go by im sure its good.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2B Montgomerie Street, Tarbolton KA5 5PR, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Ayrshire  >  South Ayrshire  >  Tarbolton
  • Phone Number: +44 1292 541909
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Fine dining restaurant using local produce sourced fresh and seasonal with private dinning area available for functions and a unique decorated public restaurant.
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