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The Bull - CLOSED

5 Tonbridge Road | Barming, Maidstone ME16 9HB, England
+44 1622 427665
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (9 reviews)
“sunday roast” (6 reviews)
“salad” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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5 Tonbridge Road | Barming, Maidstone ME16 9HB, England
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Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner after the pub had its umpteenth makeover. Nice inside well done New bright bar new tables and chairs and a comfortable bench seat by the window. Promising so far..... nice looking menu good choice and reasonably priced. Average wait for food so...More

Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Good location for a pub with nice garden and play equipment with views of Medway valley. Unfortunately the atmosphere doesn't quite live up to it, quite and lacking in comfort or personality. Food is okay, portions are a little too big but okay if you...More

Thank Caroline M
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Went here on a Saturday for dinner with our family not very busy only a couple of people in. We were served very quick had a lovely starters all of us (8 people ) main course come out and it was nice big portions but...More

2  Thank tanyawhit32
Reviewed 4 December 2016

We went here for a Sunday lunch in December 2016. I ordered turkey and my partner the roast beef. We also ordered a glass of red wine and a pint of San Miguel. The bill was proffered and I was taken aback by the price...More

5  Thank Y F
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

After experiencing bland lifeless pubs in maidstone and surrounding areas I was pleasantly welcomed at the bull inn. We are a family of 6 and came for a really pleasant meal,food to die for,plenty,hot,more than enough size wise and to top it off the owner/...More

Thank scuf007
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

We recently had a 40th Birthday Party there and entirely recommend this location. The food they put on was outstanding with a large selection. Staff very accommodating. Easily held 60 person function.

Thank wannieb
Reviewed 23 November 2016

We were invited to a family birthday meal of approximately 20 guests. The private area allocated and appeared to be laid out as usual, there was no effort at all to make this a pleasant occassion, the tables were scattered and segregated. The meal had...More

5  Thank debitee
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

The Bull is an excellent venue for a family get together or a night out with friends. The outside is stunning with amazing views of the Weald of Kent. The food is of a very high standard and the carvery is the best in Maidstone...More

Thank MoonBaby69
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

This was a disappointing experience. My brother and I took our mother here for Sunday lunch, along with our adult children. The meal began badly when my 18 year old daughter was refused a glass of wine with her meal because she had no ID,...More

1  Thank Licourice
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

We stopped here today.... Just passing really. The Decor was reasonable, I say reasonable as there were signs that areas are currenly being refurbed so my review does not relate to the Pub itself.... Although when completed its got great potential. When I go to...More

1  Thank Darren4575
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$13 - US$22
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Tonbridge Road | Barming, Maidstone ME16 9HB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Maidstone
  • Phone Number: +44 1622 427665
  • E-mail
A family friendly Maidstone pub - be sure to try out our sharing platters and our brand new summer menu!
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