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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This place has a great atmosphere and nobody could be more friendly. It has a great location, just next to the Thames where walking along the bank is to be recommended The meals were excellent and altogether great value

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great value lunch. Steak and ale pie - plenty of meat and and good crust. Ploughmans - cheese, pork pie, soup and bread (give breakfast a miss!) Nice atmosphere (log fire) and friendly service. Room to talk without disturbing others.

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Drumcar
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49 reviews
13 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Good location for our business needs. Great staff and lovely warm place. The food was great and service too. Breakfast buffet and hot freshly cooked breakfast served were really well done. Great hosts as well.

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Northwich, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The service was excellent. Our room was clean and a good size. The bed was very comfortable. We also appreciated being able to put the heater on for a while as we were cold when we arrived. The building itself is very interesting and, given it's age, the steep stairs and slightly uneven flooring here and there, are to be... More 

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TheBullInnManagement, Manager at The Bull Inn, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to review. It's nice to here you had a pleasant stay with us and took in the charm of our wonderful pub! I shall pass on your comments to the whole team & hope you return in the future! Kind regards, More 

Henley-on-Thames, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I decided to meet for lunch at the Bull yesterday. Not a good experience. After waiting 30 mins, I managed to get hold of someone to take our order, both orders were salads. They arrived in small bowls & we mentioned that we actually asked for the salad as a main course and not a starter -... More 

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TheBullInnManagement, Manager at The Bull Inn, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for taking your time to review. It saddens me to hear you did not have an enjoyable visit. I have spoken with the head chef regarding the salads on the light bite menu that we have just launched & I can reassure you portion size & presentation has been reviewed. As for the service received I will... More 

Nottingham
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely pub with pleasant rooms and very good food. Excellent range of beers. Staff friendly and helpful. The room was clean and bathroom spotless. Bit of noise from the bar but you expect that when staying in a pub and it was not an issue.

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TheBullInnManagement, Manager at The Bull Inn, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for your review, we are pleased you had a nice stay with us at The Bull Inn & that you enjoyed the food. We hope to see you in the future! Kind regards, More 

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38 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed October 28, 2016

I had dinner in the bull, the food is great, the dinning rooms are very nice. The staff is very friendly. I Will definitely Return! Great restaurant to spend a great evening with friends or family Close to Tames valley Park and Reading,

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TheBullInnManagement, Manager at The Bull Inn, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for your review, we are pleased you had a lovely meal & that the team welcomed you - we hope to see you again soon! Kind regards, More 

Bristol, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed October 23, 2016

A stay at the Bull to allow 6 of us to go to theatre at the Mill. After checking out we went on to London to spend another day sight seeing, and to watch another show, so with the whole of London to choose from for a meal we decided to go back the the Bull for our evening meal,... More 

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TheBullInnManagement, Manager at The Bull Inn, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for your lovely review, it was a pleasure to have you stay & for an evening meal also! We hope you had a lovely time at The Mill & hope to see you in the future! Kind regards, More 

Benfleet
1 review
Reviewed October 7, 2016

Ideal location to visit The Mill for dinner and theatre. Need to arrive early as very small parking area which could prove difficult to get out of on the Sunday due to cars arriving for Sunday roast 12.30 to 9pm. Noisy during night as we were near the kitchen.

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Brighton
1 review
Reviewed October 7, 2016

The food at the Bull Inn is great, the staff lovely and atmosphere really good. But the hotel rooms are not great, very tired and rickety, in need of a refit. But fine if you need a bed after a big meal.

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TheBullInnManagement, Manager at The Bull Inn, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for your feedback and am pleased to here the staff were lovely & the atmosphere too. I am sorry to hear you felt the bedrooms were not up to the standard you expected. They are well looked after & kept to a high standard, but we try to keep the character of the age of The Bull... More 

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about The Bull Inn

Address: High Street, Sonning on Thames RG4 6UP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Berkshire > Sonning on Thames
Price Range: $105 - $178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Bull Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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“Our room was over the bar you could here the conversation but it never went beyond 11.15 pm . I do't think the rooms vary much.”
 of 5 bubbles MaureenB900, Oct 3, 2016 | Read review
“I went there only for lunch”
 of 5 bubbles LucioF_11, Sep 9, 2016 | Read review
“Try the Beef Sandwich with potatoes roasted in goose fat”
 of 5 bubbles rustygrecian, Sep 1, 2016 | Read review
“check with the staff, they were happy to discuss room sizes and facilities before we booked.”
 of 5 bubbles 318pennyb, Aug 31, 2016 | Read review
“Superior rooms as much larger”
 of 5 bubbles rubarb91, Aug 19, 2016 | Read review
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