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Old Bull Tavern

205 West St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5558
+1 843-379-2855
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Overview
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lamb shank” (131 reviews)
“deviled eggs” (41 reviews)
“pizza” (171 reviews)
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CUISINES
Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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LOCATION
205 West St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5558
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We stopped in to get a feel of the place. While waiting for the 5pm opening, we met a local lady who raved about the food. We already had plans for dinner elsewhere but stayed for beverages at the bar. No happy hour prices. Decent...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank YachtAFun-TA
John M, Owner at Old Bull Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

YachtAFun-TA, Thanks for joining us and posting your thoughts about your dining experience at Old Bull Tavern. Your post furthers our resolve to bring you our best. We look forward to your return visit. Cheers, The OBT Crew

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Old Bulls Tavern is a fantastic local restaurant with a great selection of food, super service, reasonable prices, and friendly atmosphere, right downtown, easy to get to , great for the entire family

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Stclair1958
John M, Owner at Old Bull Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Stclair1958, Thanks for joining us and posting your thoughts about your dining experience at Old Bull Tavern. Your post furthers our resolve to bring you our best. Cheers, The OBT Crew

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fortunately google maps has the place marked because they don’t have a big sign. Just felt board with plastic letters with hours and name and “this is our sign” at the bottom. A variety of food choices. I got pasta. Partner a lamb shank. Both...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank neatplacestogo
John M, Owner at Old Bull Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

neatplacestogo, Thanks for joining us and posting your thoughts about your dining experience at Old Bull Tavern. Your post furthers our resolve to bring you our best. Cheers, The OBT Crew

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Bull was busy when we got there but assured a table or seat at the bar shortly and took a drink order and found us a seat in the "lounge" area. Drinks arrived pronto and nice conversation with our soon to be bar neighbors....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Will M
John M, Owner at Old Bull Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Will M, Thanks for joining us and posting your thoughts about your dining experience at Old Bull Tavern. Your post furthers our resolve to bring you our best. Cheers, The OBT Crew

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We heard this place was good so we came here for dinner. We made a reservation and didn’t have to wait. The service was excellent. Our appetizers were very good...rosemary cashews and cheese spread with bread. We ordered a pizza for our meal with sausage...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

The OBT has become our go to place for a wonderful, casual dinner with great food and even better staff. Chef John and owner Oscar are incredibly friendly and welcoming and , in my case, went out of their way to make yet another dinner...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Joe L
marshalljohn1, Owner at Old Bull Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Joe L, Thanks for joining us and posting your thoughts about your dining experience at Old Bull Tavern. Your post furthers our resolve to bring you our best. Cheers, The OBT Crew

Reviewed 6 November 2018

The staff is friendly and the food is top notch. We love their pizza made with carmelilzed onions and bacon. Try the scotch sour made fresh from egg whites.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Linda T
marshalljohn1, Owner at Old Bull Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Linda T, Thanks for joining us and posting your thoughts about your dining experience at Old Bull Tavern. Your post furthers our resolve to bring you our best. Cheers, The OBT Crew

Reviewed 5 November 2018

Very old tavern in Beaufort. Fun bar and dinner spot. Had the gnocchi - absolutely delicious! With shrimp-- outstanding creamy tomato sauce. Yum! Hubby had the lamb shank with truffle mashed potatoes- to die for!!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Paige B
marshalljohn1, Owner at Old Bull Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Paige B, Thanks for joining us and posting your thoughts about your dining experience at Old Bull Tavern. Your post furthers our resolve to bring you our best. Cheers, The OBT Crew

Reviewed 4 November 2018

If you want a fun evening, at the bar, or seated at a table or in the pizza section you’ve got the place. A little challenge as it can be loud. But whose bot loud when having good drinks and eats with friends. Food is...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 2017boat2017
marshalljohn1, Owner at Old Bull Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

2017boat2017, Thanks for joining us and posting your thoughts about your dining experience at Old Bull Tavern. Your post furthers our resolve to bring you our best. Cheers, The OBT Crew

Reviewed 4 November 2018

The Old Bull Tavern is our favorite restaurant in Beaufort. Service is always great. Food is exceptional. A few new items might be nice. If you have a reservation it will be waiting. I need to try a pizza there. Always go for the burger...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Dennis J
marshalljohn1, Owner at Old Bull Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Dennis J, Thanks for joining us and posting your thoughts about your dining experience at Old Bull Tavern. Your post furthers our resolve to bring you our best. Cheers, The OBT Crew

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Latinacowgirl
20 September 2017|
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Response from John M | Property representative |
Dear Latinacow, We like to explain the seating options available personally with our guests so we don't take reservations on line. You can call us at 843-379-2855. Cheers...
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Chickpea66
29 April 2017|
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Response from leighrountree | Reviewed this property |
There may not be menu options which distinctly say GF, but they have a variety of entrees that could be prepared without gluten
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kcserafino
22 April 2017|
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Response from Dennis J | Reviewed this property |
closed Sunday and Monday. rest of week 5 to 12
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$18
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Tuesday
17:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 00:00
Thursday
17:00 - 00:00
Friday
17:00 - 00:00
Saturday
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 West St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5558
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Beaufort
  • Phone Number: +1 843-379-2855
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Description
Old Bull Tavern is a modern day Gastropub serving old world recipes prepared with care and where possible with locally sourced ingredients. The beverages offering includes craft cocktails, regional beers, and a comprehensive wine list.
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