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The Black Bull Hotel

$$ - $$$, British,
Main Street, Gartmore, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park FK8 3RW, Scotland
+44 1877 382225
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good18%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible7%
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“steak pie” (4 reviews)
“black bull” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Scottish, Pub
$$ - $$$
Main Street, Gartmore, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park FK8 3RW, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday

Great food great people very welcoming . We only ate in the lovely restaurant where the service was excellent. Great atmosphere would recommend to anyone.

Thank PeteCandlin
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a long walk on Ben Lomond, we fancied a good pub meal, and we really got it. House red wine very good. The steak pie was full of tender steak. The fish pie delicious with fish and prawns. Our neighbours had chicken breast piled...More

Thank 414richardw
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

I booked my family room at the black Bull hotel on 1/06/2017 for a 1 night stay on 4/8/18 for a cost of £95 to include a full Scottish breakfast. I called the hotel approximately 3 weeks prior to our stay to confirm the booking....More

1  Thank jamespres2n
zanana, Owner at The Black Bull Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded August 13, 2018

I would invite anyone reading this review to scroll down and read other reviews. Our reviews are generally very good and we take a real pride in our business’s and welcome and act on feedback from customers. Our reviews are not perfect but we do...More

Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

Visited pub whilst camping at Cobleland, excellent. Dog friendly pub that lays on free transport to/ from local campsites. They have a Italian draft lager which is excellent. The menu is extensive and everything we tried was great. The service was also very good. Can’t...More

Thank Alexander L
Reviewed July 7, 2018

Found this when staying nearby while on holiday in the Trossachs. The food was really excellent - I loved the creamy chicken with rice while my wife had fantastic beef and ale pie - large chunks of melt in your mouth beef and crispy filo...More

Thank Friendlyman1
Reviewed June 11, 2018

Stopped off to have a bar lunch, staff and food first class, great portion size and great prices, well worth a visit.

Thank eliotdonn01
Reviewed June 2, 2018

Staff were appalling and rude, couldn't care less if you ate there or not but food good. Need to go on a customer service course.

1  Thank bluewillowcat
Reviewed May 9, 2018 via mobile

We stayed in a farmhouse nearby, and went for a meal. Great food, we had the haddock & steak and ale pie. Good value as well. Everybody inside contributed to a great atmosphere, both local and visitors. Barkeep was ace!

Thank Marcus T
Reviewed April 14, 2018

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 April 13, 2018 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Scottish, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
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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