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Ye Olde Bull Ring Tavern

) #32 of 66 Restaurants in Ludlow $$ - $$$ , British,
44 Bull Ring | 44 The Bull Ring, Ludlow SY8 1AB, England
+44 1584 872144
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
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“salad” (19 reviews)
“faggots” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
44 Bull Ring | 44 The Bull Ring, Ludlow SY8 1AB, England
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1 - 10 of 238 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for dinner on a visit to Ludlow last week, and it was great, had the tavern burgers and they were fantastic, really great to look at and really great to eat, will def go here again, and the portions are massive so you...More

Thank misskato
r3jess, Manager at Ye Olde Bull Ring Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking the time to review us. What lovely comments. I'm not sure if you where referring to the tavern's special burgers or the tavern tower, either way we always receive good feedback about them and ill pass your comments on to the kitchen...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff are nice and friendly, however if you are a vegetarian and looking for a Sunday lunch option, then don't go here, there is only one choice on the menu, and it's lasagna that seemed really unseasoned and cooked for too long. I can't...More

Thank lisaj1975
r3jess, Manager at Ye Olde Bull Ring Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us. It's lovely to hear you enjoyed the pub itself and the staff. I will pass on all of your comments the kitchen team. I know that we used to offer a vegetarian option on our roast...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really could happily have shared one meal between both of us. Steak and kidney pie was absolutely huge and excellent value. We are ashamed to say that w just could not finish it and therefore depriving the pub of us choosing a sweet course....More

Thank Brenda P
r3jess, Manager at Ye Olde Bull Ring Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks Brenda for taking the time to review us. So pleased to hear you enjoyed your meals. Our chef always says very few leave us still hungry. :-)

Reviewed 12 May 2017

Visited this traditional pub some time ago and the food was good and amazingly cheap. Prices now average/high. A fellow diner remarked about the dust on chair rails and made mistake of demonstrating by running finger along. I doubt if they had been cleaned for...More

1  Thank silversurfer50
r3jess, Manager at Ye Olde Bull Ring Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to review us. We are sorry to hear you now find our prices high, saldy due to inflation we have had to put our prices up, as have most places i'd imagine. As for the dust, this has now been...More

Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

First time in Ludlow found this place to be very friendly great food, nice ales and even live music a great night :)More

Thank Misty_8_12
r3jess, Manager at Ye Olde Bull Ring Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

Misty_8_12, thanks for taking the time to review us. Glad to hear you enjoyed your experience and one of our Live Music nights that we hold weekly, was your visit on a Thursday or a Saturday? Also glad to hear you enjoyed the food. Hopefully...More

Reviewed 5 May 2017

If you are visiting the ancient country town of Ludlow & are thinking of having something to eat then may I recommend this lovely old Tavern. It is full of character with lots of exposed beams & old world charm. They have a comprehensive menu...More

Thank Mike P
r3jess, Manager at Ye Olde Bull Ring Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

Mike P, thanks for taking the time to review us. It's always nice to hear lovely comments like this. Glad you managed to try one our of puddings as well. Thanks, and hopefully see you again soon.

Reviewed 4 May 2017

We went in here most nights while on holiday in Ludlow as I just liked the general ambience and atmosphere in this pub. Another bonus is the food is very good and plentiful. Try the fish its yummy :)

Thank icelandworker
r3jess, Manager at Ye Olde Bull Ring Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

icelandworker, thanks for taking the time to review us. It's always nice to hear people are making return visits. Ill be sure to tell the kitchen team how much you enjoyed the fish. Hopefully see you again soon.

Reviewed 4 May 2017

This place caught our eye and......were we pleased.....you bet we were! I had a "surf & turf" which was superbly cooked and a very big portion. Wife had faggots (can't stand them personally!) which she LOVED and said they were amazing! We were only on...More

Thank Vince H
r3jess, Manager at Ye Olde Bull Ring Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

Vince H, a gleaming review, thanks so much. It's always nice to hear positive things like this. I will be sure to pass your comments onto the kitchen. Hopefully see you again on your next visit to Shropshire.

Reviewed 3 May 2017

I have to admit, I am in love with historical architecture and Ye Olde Bull Ring Tavern was one of the first buildings I remember seeing as a child before venturing around the castle. To a degree, I suppose it can be compared to someone...More

Thank Paul P
r3jess, Manager at Ye Olde Bull Ring Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

Paul P, thanks for taking the time to review us. We are always happy to receive constructive criticism. I totally appreciate what you are saying and i'd like to explain why the interior is a more modern take compared to our exterior. When we took...More

Reviewed 3 May 2017

Came at lunch time, place had a couple of people in . Asked passing waitress if we could just sit anywhere, said yes so took our seats. Plenty of selection of food. Didn't get told we had to order at the bar, but figured it...More

Thank lllbnxb
r3jess, Manager at Ye Olde Bull Ring Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

lnbb93, thanks for taking the time to review us. So sorry your order wasn't placed correctly but we're glad you enjoyed the ultimate burger and the chicken salad. What type of milkshake did you order, for those who like a more exciting version we also...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 20
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 00:00
Monday
10:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 00:00
Thursday
10:00 - 00:00
Friday
10:00 - 00:00
Saturday
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Bull Ring | 44 The Bull Ring, Ludlow SY8 1AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Ludlow
  • Phone Number: +44 1584 872144
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