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Bull Hotel Restaurant

Hall Street, Long Melford CO10 9JG, England
01787 378494
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Ranked #10 of 12 restaurants in Long Melford
Cuisines: English, Pub
Most recent review
- Jul 19, 2014
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English first
Manila, Philippines
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 NEW via mobile

This is a fabulous place steeped in history. The welcome is warm and service prompt. When i visited last summer the food was good but sadly the last two visits have been disappointing. Probably try elsewhere next time Melford has lots of choice

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uk
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Dropped into the Bull for a drink today. No sooner had sat down in the outside courtyard than one of the employees started hosing down the courtyard within feet of us. This at lunchtime (12.15) Complained to the receptionist who said she was the duty manager!! She said jobs had to be done to which I replied that it might... More

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Haywards Heath
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Fantastic food. I love this place. It's such a lovely break for my partner and I from our busy London lives. It is like easing on comfortable slippers. Perfect.

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Maidenhead, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

It was a straight forward chain pub menu with run of the mill food. However my friends chicken wings seemed to take an eternity to be cooked even though the restaurant was quiet

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

have just got back from a meal here and cannot find polite words to express my disgust at the appalling food and terrible service! I ordered the pork belly with NO PEAS (I hate them they are the devils work!) and what do you think my plate was loaded with? you guessed it disgusting overcooked straight from the freezer pea... More

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The Midlands
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66 reviews 66 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

Ate in a few pubs in Long Melford on a recent visit and was a little disappointed with this place. Fantastic building but inside really needs a smarten up. Food was OK, I don't normally detail what I ate but I had chicken wings as a starter and for £5 got 3 of the meanest chicken wings I have ever... More

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Hastings, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

We recently visited Long Melford and were looking for somewhere to have lunch. The Bull looked somewhere nice to have lunch. On entering the hotel and restaurant we were not sure how to get to the restaurant and there appeared to be a function in one of the rooms. We walked towards the reception and the receptionist looked at us... More

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Long Melford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014 via mobile

We got married here a number of years ago so was really looking forward to visiting. Service was terrible from very disinterested staff, food straight from a microwave, menu was typical Greene King frozen food and what really annoyed us was they offered a deal on their blackboard outside which they did not do on the day of our visit... More

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

Took my elderly mother for lunch, food great, staff polite and welcoming. Given choice to eat in the bar or restaurant, we chose restaurant which was warm and well presented. We will definitely return. Very good value for money. Sally very helpful.

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Sudbury, United Kingdom
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152 reviews 152 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

The menu looked delighful, the company was great and the starters were tasty and served quickly. Sadly it went downhill very quickly after that. There was a long wait between the starter ad the main (with no explanation) then the main courses arrived. One was completely wrong and had to go back. A medium rare steak was virtually rare and... More

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