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The Bull Inn

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27 High Street, Battle TN33 0EA, England
+44 1424 775171
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Patrington, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I found the Bull Inn amongst the best pubs in Battle to take a drink and eat. The food was fabulous, plenty of it and tasty. The staff were lovely, pleasant and the entertainment looked good too.

Thank 391traveller2017
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Popped in here for a quick drink, idea was to bounce round the few bars in Battle but ended up staying here for the whole evening. Bar staff were helpful and polite, good choice of drinks for all, good old fashioned pub, was busy but atmosphere was friendly and vibrant. Will be going back soon for sure....

Thank Macco4
Colchester, United Kingdom
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72 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were staying in the area and chose to call in here for lunch. Very friendly and helpful staff and food good value. We called again for the Sunday roast which again was well cooked and presented and good value.

Thank Ann355
Reading, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Away with friends for a long weekend, we visited as many places as possible one place being Battle. Went to find somewhere where we could get a roast dinner, we couldn't have found better. The staff were very polite and efficient, there was a lovely log fire burning and a superb turkey roast dinner. I would definitely recommend this place... More 

Thank Blondtraveller71
Dallington, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 15 February 2017

I vistited with my wife for an evening meal, we were greeted by friendly helpful staff. we ordered food which was served in a timely manner. I tried their locally famous,"Bull burger"; which was really good, you will need a large appetite to manage this. It was well presented and beautifully cooked. My Wife had the sirloin steak with a... More 

Thank grahamwchalky
Brighton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Very good beer, excellent service and food was excellent value for money. If you want a pub meal with friendly service this is the place to go

Thank patterson921
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017

Stayed for 3 nights everything was first class. The staff are very friendly. The pub has a great evening menu with many things suitable for people wanting gluten free. If you are in Battle you must pay it a visit.

Thank b0l100
1 review
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Had to wait a very long time for any service, arpeggios no 30 mins just to be asked if we wanted drinks. The. Waitress was rude and abrupt. Food was ok but evening ruined by poor service.

Thank Matt S
Kerri D, Owner at The Bull Inn, responded to this review

Hello Matt S, I am sorry that you had this experience here at The Bull Inn, if you would like to email us and inform us as to which day and time it was that you came in we can have a chat to the staff concerned and help them sort out any issues that they may be struggling with... More 

Cheshire England
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271 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 340 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2016

We were staying with some friends who live close to Battle. They took us to this pub on a Saturday afternoon. It was not too crowded and we sat near the fire. This was lit halfway through our visit. There is a good choice of drinks and friendly bar staff, The mulled cider that was available was superb. Definitely a... More 

1 Thank Cheshire174
Hastings, England, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Walked in off the street, having stayed in a local hotel. Impressed with variety of beers and knowledgeable staff. Decided to have lunch. Brilliant choice. Autumn menu has wide selection of starters, mains and sweets. Food perfectly cooked promptly served and generous portions. Go there hungry! Meal for two including drinks £40. Will definitely return.

1 Thank Kenneth T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 High Street, Battle TN33 0EA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Battle
  • Phone Number: +44 1424 775171

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