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The Bull

18 SW 1st Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601-6244
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
11 Jun 2017
“Cozy and fun bar- awesome atmosphere”
28 Aug 2016
“Local jazz night ”
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18 SW 1st Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601-6244
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Reviewed 11 June 2017

The Bull is a great, relaxing local Gainesville bar. The new owners have done a fantastic job with adding fun activities, music, and culture. If you haven't visited The Bull in the past year, you definitely need to go back. They have rotating art, they...More

Thank Susannah P
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

My mother was in town, and The Bull had live music for the evening. I knew from previous visits that The Bull is a low key and lovely venue to have a beer or glass of wine and just sit and visit or listen to...More

1  Thank DoozerLaFae
Reviewed 4 May 2016

The bar itself is cute and cool to hang out in. The drinks are just a tad overpriced and not in large variety.

Thank kaytmack
Reviewed 16 July 2015

This is a small space BUT well laid out and easy to maneuver around the bar area. Lots of good beer and wine choices, plus the folks were fabulous!

1  Thank gogators52
Reviewed 18 February 2015

I enjoy The Bull and love the music that comes through the doors. It is strictly a wine and beer bar, do not expect hard liquor, as with many of the newer places in Gainesville. It is a small venue, but can be very nice...More

1  Thank DoozerLaFae
Reviewed 28 June 2013

love the beer, wine and tee variety that they offer. And they have life music on thee weekends, the only cons might be how small the place is and the fact that is a beer bar with only one single person restroom.

Thank GatorD85
Reviewed 1 June 2013

There is no whiskey at this bar. They dont even serve domestic beer, just overpriced IPAs. I hear its a restaurant too, but the few things on the menu are vegan. Just go next door to looseys they have good burgers and cheap drinks. If...More

Thank Bob J
Reviewed 5 November 2012

Always a great choice, The Bull is my go to bar in town. They have great free music most nights and a very nice selection of beers and wines. GO TO THE BULL!

Thank grlantrn13
Reviewed 13 August 2011

This place is great. It's relatively new but looks like it's been there for a long time. Their coffee, sandwiches, bagels, quiches, and pastries are good and not too expensive. They have a nice selection of micro beers. There's bench seating and WIFI. It's a...More

2  Thank stetzga
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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 - 02:00
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  • Address: 18 SW 1st Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601-6244
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gainesville
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