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Bull and Spectacles

$$ - $$$, British,
Uttoxeter Road | Blithbury, Rugeley WS15 3HY, England
+44 1889 504201
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“minty lamb” (4 reviews)
“potatoes” (8 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Uttoxeter Road | Blithbury, Rugeley WS15 3HY, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I have visited the Bull & Spectacles many times over many years and without doubt they do good food however there is something seriously wrong with their hygiene practices or should I be more specific, they need to ensure kitchen staff clothing...More

1  Thank night4420
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely country pub!! Visited here last 2 Friday lunchtimes for their lovely "hot table". 2 course for £7! Amazing. Food is sooooo good! The braised steak and minted lamb are cooked to perfection, so tender. Home made pies are packed full. Great choice puddings. One...More

1  Thank Chris0007
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A group of us went for a meal and a catch up .we where delighted to see a detailed specials board as well as a large menu. Food and service both excellent . All food really tasty and have already booked again

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Reviewed October 6, 2017

Whenever we have friends staying this is our first port of call the steaks are always the best, the atmosphere is always relaxed and enjoyable and to be greeted by a log fire what more can you say but perfect.

2  Thank Nomates1
Reviewed September 24, 2017

Popped in on the off chance of a table and although we had not booked we were made to feel very welcome. Food is freshly cooked and comes to the table as though prepared just for you. Very good portions and vegetables cook just right...More

2  Thank Cyril C
Reviewed September 12, 2017

We had a late Sunday lunch here and it was fabulous. Service was spot on and the food was gorgeous and plenty of it. There is a smaller menu for the Sunday lunch, but there was something for everyone and there is an alternative children's'...More

2  Thank Joy D
Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

Excellent as always. Very busy. Home cooked food, friendly staff. Would recommend it to everyone the ladies that run the Bull are very friendly

2  Thank The C
Reviewed June 30, 2017

Had lunch here you can have two courses for 6.95,we both had the beef pie and it was so good, nor sure how they make any profit,portions were large,we will certainly visit again.staff very nice and friendly.

2  Thank caroline c
Reviewed June 25, 2017

This is my third visit to this little gem of a country pub in the last month, since I was taken there one evening by friends who had been many years ago. I have never been in an Inn with such a varied menu for...More

2  Thank kbroadhurst
Reviewed May 16, 2017

Deepest Staffordshire on a rainy Monday is not always an easy place to find a decent lunch, but this week we really struck lucky. We were actually visiting Abbots Bromley for work purposes, but nothing seems to be open nor alive on a Monday, so...More

4  Thank Chris B
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Questions & Answers
September 23, 2017|
Response from caroline c | Reviewed this property |
Hi you can pay by card or cash.
Kirsty G
April 23, 2017|
Response from TrinnyTrip | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but I know if you gave them a call they would be really helpful.
July 3, 2016|
Response from Sandra J | Reviewed this property |
Unlikely but if you arrived later; around 2.30 you probably would.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Validated Parking
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Uttoxeter Road | Blithbury, Rugeley WS15 3HY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Rugeley
  • Phone Number: +44 1889 504201
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