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The Black Bull Hotel

Main Street, Gartmore, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park FK8 3RW, Scotland
+44 1877 382225
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good19%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible7%
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“steak pie” (3 reviews)
“black bull” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
$$ - $$$
Main Street, Gartmore, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park FK8 3RW, Scotland
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Reviewed 6 days ago

we stayed at a local campsite a mile from this Hotel and they supplied a free mini bus at night to take you to the Hotel .The locals were all very friendly and it had a lovely big fireplace which in the cool nights soon...More

Thank Ronnieduke
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here with my family for a meal there was 7 of us, very friendly staff and the food was excellent, my 8 year old son is very fussy he even gave the the food 5 stars. Will definately go back again if I'm in...More

Thank lou0471
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Very helpful and friendly people. Good idea with the shuttle bus even though it couldn't take us all the way. Would recommend.

Thank fen-tigers
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

I have visited the restaurant here on several occasions over a number of years as our group always have a ceilidh here. Initially I thought it was excellent with a varied menu excellent food with vegetables served separately. Sadly I find that on every occasion...More

Thank Margaretdoreen
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Can't wait to be working in the area again to eat in the restaurant. Really friendly staff and management.

Thank Karen K
Reviewed 25 September 2017

My husband and I had an evening meal at the Black Bull on Mon 11 and Tues 12 Sept 2017. It was within easy walking distance of our holiday accommodation and we were delighted that our Border Collie was allowed in the bar. There was...More

Thank Jo B
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Loved the food at the Black Bull - reasonably priced, good selection of dishes and delicious - have not hesitation in recommending this establishment.

Thank Mavis W
Reviewed 10 September 2017

We were looking for somewhere to have a meal to celebrate my birthday and fancied somewhere new, We decided to try The Black Bull in Gartmore and we are glad that we did. This old style country hotel is a wee gem that is hidden...More

Thank Wullie C
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Visited the Black Bull a couple of weeks ago while staying at a nearby campsite. On arrival the woman serving us told us the campsite run a free shuttle bus to the hotel which unfortunately we were unaware of or we would have stayed longer...More

Thank Jillian M
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

We Stayed in the town and the Black seemed to be the only dining option. The menu shows traditional pub food and the quality was fine. Our waiter was very service minded and we were happy with our personal service

Thank Frisenvang
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Gartmore, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park FK8 3RW, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park  >  Gartmore
  • Phone Number: +44 1877 382225
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