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The Bull Inn

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Bar, British, Pub
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27 High Street, Battle TN33 0EA, England
+44 1424 775171
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Hastings, England, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Walked in off the street, having stayed in a local hotel. Impressed with variety of beers and knowledgeable staff. Decided to have lunch. Brilliant choice. Autumn menu has wide selection of starters, mains and sweets. Food perfectly cooked promptly served and generous portions. Go there hungry! Meal for two including drinks £40. Will definitely return.

Thank Kenneth T
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142 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to try to get a drink here after the Battle Bonfire. Wasn't sure we'd get in as thousands of people in the town. We did get in and dispite the fact they were very busy, we got served quickly enough. The staff were polite and seemed to be a happy bunch. We would definitely drink her again, and... More 

Thank Karanszia
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016

Been many times, always friendly, clean with good service. Plenty of good beers and the pub grub is just what you'd like.

Thank CClCla
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2016 via mobile

We came here for breakfast only. Very accommodating as we arent staying with them. Fantastic breakfast great value. Thank you so much just what we needed before travelling home

Thank uneedme899
East Sussex, United Kingdom
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116 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2016

Having tried for 10 minutes to get anyone's attention in a restaurant further down the street - and failing - we gave the Bull Inn a try, and were pleasantly surprised. You can eat in the front bar or in the seating area/ restaurant at the back...we were served promptly by a friendly woman who was also working the bar.... More 

Thank Geoff37
Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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292 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

Came for lunch before seeing the Abbey. They have their own Old Dairy Bitter as well as a couple of other guests which were all nice. Had a meze platter and spinach and ricotta parcels. All were excellent although were too much for both of us for lunch. Pricing was decent. Service was reasonable.

Thank Busker999
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016

We stayed here for a few nights last week on a short break in east Sussex I have to say the pub has a great ambience about it and the owners are nothing but GREAT people nothing is too much trouble and they go out of there way to make you welcome .The food is very good and the place... More 

Thank james m
south east
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

Great food from a great local Pub Best onion ring ever.. The locals are very friendly .Gin and fever tree tonic water. With a selection of Gins. Hopefully will increase in time with different things to add in it, but overall a great drinking and eating Pub no chain in sight. Hope there success carries on.

Thank Rick M
West Wickham, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2016

We have been to the Bull a few times and it is always a favourite. The Old Dairy beer is great and the food is good, plentiful and well priced. Well worth a visit if you are in Battle.

Thank KeithPenning
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

Stayed in battle for some weeks and used most nights for a drink and food both excellent especially the new strong bow cloudy cider. Food was plenty full and staff really nice 😀

Thank Paul H
Kerri D, Owner at The Bull Inn, responded to this review

Thankyou from all of us here at The Bull, it was a pleasure to have such a cheerful group of you here on the weekday nights, we know it must be hard working away from your homes and families all week so its good to hear that you enjoyed your evenings with us. The new cider is certainly going down... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 High Street, Battle TN33 0EA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Battle
  • Phone Number: +44 1424 775171

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?