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Black Bull Bar and Bistro

Main Street, Blidworth NG21 0QH, England
+44 1623 490222
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“treacle bread” (4 reviews)
“steak” (24 reviews)
“quail” (5 reviews)
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European, Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Main Street, Blidworth NG21 0QH, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A local fine dining experience. Ideal for date night. small menu with locally sourced well cooked food. Reasonably priced for fine Dining and excellent wine list.

Thank JaneC2629
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Fantastic food Fantastic food Friendly professional service Interesting dishes Making it a perfect place to meet up eat in a relaxed area without ever feeling rushed or under pressure Prices were not excessive good value for quality of food served Breakfasts are well worth a...More

Thank pamela q
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Made to feel unwelcome because of financial status, we are all human at the end of the day! Unfortunately some people like to think money talks.

Thank Only_me_again1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It’s fantastic 👌had the afternoon tea here this afternoon, what an experience, awesome service, the food was out of this world can’t recommend this place enough!

Thank Joycee1972
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Awesome food, beautifully presented, at a very reasonable price. Would only make a very minor suggestion for more alternatives to chips/potatoes. But fab, will definitely be going back.

1  Thank mamasamaki
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Great location and lovely decorations, but we couldn't get served. Dogs running round, noisy and loud. So left without having a drink...

Thank Crispinday
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Well, used to be great. But sadly no more. We went for a drink but just got ignored, it was busy. Fair point. But just a "be with you in a minute" would have gone a long way. Dogs running around barking not on a...More

Thank Crispinday
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Lovely hotel, with friendly staff and a fantastic menu. Staff couldn't have been more helpful and the accomodation and food was superb.

Thank John W
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Just had a family dinner at the Black Bull. Mussels curry was to die for! Lovely atmosphere, delicious new menu and very reasonable prices. Highly recommended to everyone who loves food.

Thank Vacationer233718
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Heard great things about this place ! Waited nearly 1 hour for bread and another half an for main 3x cooked chips were terrible no potato left in them the steaks were nice and burger but 2 of steaks were not cooked to how we...More

3  Thank MummyNateDaddy
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12 May 2016|
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Response from GeeWizzz | Reviewed this property |
Prices a bit above average but then so is the food and the environment.
michelle l
19 November 2015|
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Response from Len W | Reviewed this property |
There was vegetarian dishes available although limited selection, they also have a pizza menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 31
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Blidworth NG21 0QH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Blidworth
  • Phone Number: +44 1623 490222
  • E-mail
Our locally sourced menus offer seasonal choices and comforting favourites for a leisurely lunch or dinner. Pushed for time? Enjoy a tasty bar snack. As a free house we are proud to share our stylish new bar serving five cask ales, stout, bitter, mild, lagers, ciders, an extensive choice of spirits and a large wine selection from around the world in a cosy, comfortable atmosphere.
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