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Black Bull Inn and Hotel

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  • Excellent43%
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  • Average11%
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“black bull”(128 reviews)
“the pub”(92 reviews)
“own brewery”(18 reviews)
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for a few nights last week. The room had damp up the walls, there was never any hot water, the food and drinks in the pub are overpriced, the staff are miserable and the clanking barrells from the brewery will wake you...More

Thank bobbles123
Reviewed 22 October 2016

I stayed at Coniston twice in October 2016. I ate in the Black Bull every night - total five. This is one of the best places anywhere to eat: excellent food, prompt service, just what's needed after a day on the fells. Great beer too,...More

Thank Paulus30
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Six of us chaps spent three nights here in October for our regular six-monthly walking breaks. Over many years we must have stayed in 30 Lake District pubs, some several times, but this was our first here. We have definitely missed out, because the ownership...More

Thank tonycBirmingham_UK
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I really enjoy sitting outside watching the mix of walkers and other tourists passing by. They serve the local beer which certainly goes down a treat if you have been out on the fells. At busy times it can take a little while to get...More

Thank 8r1an
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We have found our recent meal at this pub - the cheese and spinach cannelloni with a side salad and garlic bread, to be our worst meal in England. The cannelloni was swimming in cheese, no spinach in sight. The garlic bread was hard and...More

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"Didnt stay just ate here"
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"Room 9 family room"
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"We stayed on the top floor which was very quiet and comfortable."
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"Nornal pub noise but all quiet after 11pm"
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