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The Bull Inn

Hardway, Bruton, England
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Ranked #4 of 9 Restaurants in Bruton
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: English
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Description: In a small rural town bereft of quality eating establishments The Bull Inn stands out as a place for travellers, tourists and locals to enjoy good food.
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Somerset
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70 reviews 70 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

A traditional old inn/restaurant serving delicious food. I had a rib-eye steak and my husband had pheasant. A reasonable sized portion. Not a huge selection of starters or mains so some people may struggle, but a large range of desserts. Infact desserts are outstanding Service promote and friendly Very nice wine and a good selection of drinks behind the bar.... More

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UK
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58 reviews 58 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Very good food, friendly staff, cosy bar - just the way a pub should be.Possibly lacking in real snacks for lunch but a good choice of starters if one wants something light. Loads of outside seating and dog friendly so lots to recommend it. Worth booking on weekends as it was very busy yesterday - a lovely sunny Saturday in... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014 via mobile

Visited on a Saturday lunchtime with family after reading reviews and was not disappointed. We booked a table which was required as the pub very quickly filled up. Friendly landlord and helpful staff, good beers, very welcoming atmosphere. I ordered a venison suet pudding which came with small fillets of venison steak placed alongside on top a purée, crisp veg... More

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Wincanton, United Kingdom
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72 reviews 72 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Four of us had lunch yesterday. I had not been for three years even though we live locally. The pub was full for lunch which is always a good sign. I had fish and chips and this was well cooked and as good as you can find anywhere. One person had the sea bass and another head the rib eye... More

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Friendly welcome, great food and attentive service and a lovely beer garden - A traditional pub in a beautiful location.

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Taken by friends in the locality - what a find !!!!! Superb food in a genuinely traditional setting. Definitely one to revisit at the earliest opportunity

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Castle Cary, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Since moving to Somerset, we have visited many of the local inns and restaurants. The Bull at Hardway is the best - totally reliable for excellent service and wonderful food. We have been twice in the last couple of weeks with family and friends, and the standard never slips. Martin, Anne and the team really know how to deliver the... More

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meriden uk
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Celebrating one year in Bruton and off to our favourite Pub, The Bull. Bruton has a lot to offer ... so it's not easy to be the best. The Bull Inn quite simply is the genuine item, without pretence (ironically the slang being 'Bull'), it is The Traditional English Pub we all know and love. The service has a sincere... More

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Somerset
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27 reviews 27 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Always on the look out for somewhere to really get excited about when it comes to Sunday lunch. The Bull was recommended by my daughter who ate here with her (farmer) boyfriend. One of the things he really liked was the quality of the meat and clearly knowing the (local) source was something he valued. We visited here for an... More

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Warminster, United Kingdom
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49 reviews 49 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Always a nice welcome and food never disappoints. A real pub serving real food . A lovely log fire in winter too!

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Address: Hardway, Bruton, England
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bruton
Cuisine: English

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