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Black Bull

Dublin Road, Drogheda, Ireland
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Dublin Road, Drogheda, Ireland
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Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

Had lunch with my partner here on Saturday. Food 🍲 was fine. Service was OK. Place itself needs a good makeover as it looks sad and tatty. On a score out of Ten a Six.

Thank Toddy1355
Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant always has a great welcome for it's diners . It is a busy & popular pub so not a venue for romance but a place ' to see & be seen ' .The carpark is always full & great care must be taken...More

1  Thank D L
Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

Food lovely and very friendly staff you are not waiting long for your food but very busy on sundays for lunch so you propably would need to book a table.

1  Thank Geraldine B
Reviewed August 2, 2016

I don't usually go overboard with praise but this time it's deserved. This was a quite big wedding, well over 100 there, handled to perfection by the pub. It included a full sit-down dinner for all with a good choice of food and wine, the...More

1  Thank CharlesLondonUK
Reviewed August 1, 2016 via mobile

Make a reservation, we went Sat at 730, packed with locals. Quick service, big portions, food was very very good. We bought a voucher fir a friend which they were more than happy to bring to our table, proactive and efficient service.

1  Thank TWoodcock
Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

Went to Slane Castle and friend recommended we go to this place,great atmosphere,lovely pub/restaurant,were seated pretty quickly and the food was delicious,great value for money,will definitely go here again

1  Thank Adrian W
Reviewed July 28, 2016 via mobile

Just had the excellent healthy breakfast in the black bull. I have called here anytime I am in Drogheda and it is always excellent. The staff are friendly and professional. The toilets always clean and the food always excellent. Highly recommend this establishment.

1  Thank Tonnahy
Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

Had a nice meal here with our business partners, the pear and pulled chicken startes was vey nice, as well as the chicken fajita wraps. Good portions, perhaps a bit oversized.

Thank Leopold M
Reviewed July 27, 2016

A place that has it all. Whether you're looking for a place to have a quiet drink or a party, a quick snack or a good meal, to watch sports or to have a chat, the Black Bull is the palce to go. Plenty of...More

Thank lcas_irl
Reviewed July 27, 2016

We stopped in for some lunch. Very nice atmosphere. Very good beer and food excellent. Close to place we were staying and could walk to it.

Thank stormyfan
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Hi do you offer gluten free menu ?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
9:30 am - 11:00 pm
9:30 am - 11:30 pm
9:30 am - 11:30 pm
9:30 am - 11:30 pm
9:30 am - 11:30 pm
9:30 am - 12:30 am
9:30 am - 12:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dublin Road, Drogheda, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Louth  >  Drogheda
  • Phone Number: 04198371396
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