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The Bull Inn

€€ - €€€, British,
1 High Street, West Malling ME19 6QH, England
+44 1732 842753
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible9%
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“pies” (8 reviews)
“sunday roast” (6 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
1 High Street, West Malling ME19 6QH, England
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Reviewed 27 February 2018

Well I didn't eat here but only had a very very good pint of Guinness. Pub was quiet at first but soon filled up as it was Quiz night. Makes a change to get away from the crowds in West Malling. Will go back and...More

Thank honestjohn35
Reviewed 20 February 2018

Staff couldn't do enough for us. The food was lovely. I had a homemade burger which was absolutely gorgeous. My daughter in law had the chicken ham and leak pie which she said was amazing. The children's portions are very generous. Pub doesn't loo much...More

Thank janbot
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Lovely Sunday lunch. Great choice of different meats and lots of veg. Gravy to die for. Would highly recommend a visit

Thank rhbrichard
Reviewed 28 January 2018

We went to the Pub for dinner on a saturday night and found the food to be good quality and value. They had a very good band on that night as a bonus so we stayed the whole evening finding a great atmosphere. The range...More

Thank ianjetta16v
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

We passed through west malling on the way to Maidstone and had lunch at the bull inn. Exactly what we were looking for! Cosy traditional pub, open fire and no nonsense food. Definitely a great option for a pub lunch. Good value for money and...More

Thank Luke T
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Good local real ales are now back in Bull.. worth many visits with friendly staff and real people to chat with. Great sunny garden too.

Thank rhbrichard
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Such a great pub, one of the hidden gems. Great beer, friendly atmosphere & food that is fresh & amazing tasting.

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Four of us had Sunday roast here on 3rd September after having undertaken a 4.5 mile walk in and around the area which in itself was enjoyable. I had previously eaten at The Bull Inn as part of a group on a weekday for a...More

1  Thank Lannerfalcon
Reviewed 10 September 2017

I am often disappointed with Sunday lunch out it certainly not this time. We all ad roast beef it was amazingly tender cooked perfectly the gravy to dye for veg fresh definitely will go again. Many thanks

Thank michelle l
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We had a late lunch in here , they did not rush you , the place was nice and clean and tidy . The toilets were clean , there was a garden outside at the back .The food arrived , nice and hot , vegetables...More

Thank merritt402
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5 April 2017|
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Response from rhbrichard | Reviewed this property |
bit late coming back sorry. the Bull has excellent evening food very reasonably prices with an excellent selection of real ales mainly from local breweries, a traditional and friendly pub. You will like😀
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
16:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
16:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
16:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
16:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 High Street, West Malling ME19 6QH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  West Malling
  • Phone Number: +44 1732 842753
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The Bull Inn is a traditional English country pub & kitchen nestled in the heart of the picturesque West Malling. We take pride in our carefully selected choice of mainly local real ales and homemade seasonal food. Whether you are sampling our large selection of real ales in the main bar or a relaxing with a Sunday roast in our recently refurbished restaurant area, we're sure you won't be disappointed. We have beer festivals through the year promoting local and beers from around the country. Also we have a new addition of live music on every first Saturday of the month.The Bull Inn strives to keep to the tradition of the English pub alive by offering a homely and relaxing atmosphere. Being a freehold pub we are not tied to any large companies who command how to run our pub from a head office. The pub is run by locals who listen to the needs of the local community. We are here to deliver the needs of our customers with the utmost quality and service.
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