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The Bull Inn

$$ - $$$, British,
Cock Lane | Stafford Dingley, Reading RG7 6LS, England
+44 118 974 4582
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good48%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (7 reviews)
“tartare” (2 reviews)
“sandwich” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
Cock Lane | Stafford Dingley, Reading RG7 6LS, England
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1 - 10 of 25 reviews

Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Staying nearby and dropped in for dinner. Menu is interesting but not extensive although there are some old favourites such as liver and bacon or fish and chips. The fish and chips nicely served and looked really good. Fish was not over cooked nor was...More

Thank Airshowsafety
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Lovely location in the heart of the village. Welcome absolutely fine but wanted a snack or something light served quickly as we were in a hurry. Was very disappointed with Lunch /sandwich selection. No traditional fillings gammon/beef/pork/smoked salmon mentioned so went for cheddar and pickle...More

1  Thank maisey2017
Reviewed 28 March 2017

We saw some spectacular sandwiches and burgers going past but restricted ourselves to fish and chips with tartare sauce and sea bream. Both were a reasonable size for people who had just walked down the hill from Chapel Row. The service was friendly and they...More

Thank Tim W
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Wide ranging menu, but not everything was available on a Saturday evening. Good scallop, black pudding & parmesan starter followed by excellent calve's liver with crispy bacon and mash- not an easy thing to get right. For pudding I had a 'banoffee sundae' that was...More

Thank JeffCypress
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Lovely location and you need to know where this is. Serves bar food, tapas and the usual favourites and also has a restaurant which seems to be popular on the week-ends, not very busy at all during the Mon to Thurs evenings. The place is...More

Thank Andy M
Reviewed 14 December 2016

My Skate Wing was delicious, very thick (1.5 ins/2 cm) on a bed of wilted spinach and celeriac, covered with a topping of capers. Very succulent. Delcious. My wife enjoyed her lamb. Good service. Argentinian Vognier was good value and flavoursome.

Thank Alan W
Reviewed 15 September 2016

the food is always great, the staff work well as a team and always friendly and helpful, would strongly recommend a visit for lunch or dinner.

Thank 123Sharon2016
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Have enjoyed dinner here on a Sunday evening (booking advisable) and I can only say that we will return as it was absolutely delicious. Veggie options were given by the chef so no having to choose from a boring selection, often the case. As for...More

Thank R C
Reviewed 17 October 2015 via mobile

Friendly and warm welcome Clean and tidy Very helpful staff, food yummy, Only complaint would be they only have double beds. And I was traveling with my mum.. But we coped! Lol Fantastic location

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 28 September 2015

The bull inn, what can i say, everything about the place was brilliant, the food was first class, the room's were spotless, and the staff was very friendly and helpfull, i would recommend it to everyone.

Thank herbie666
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cock Lane | Stafford Dingley, Reading RG7 6LS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Reading
  • Phone Number: +44 118 974 4582
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