There are some moments when It’s just better to leave the cooking to someone else. Thankfully, locals will find the perfect excuse to pack up the kids and enjoy a fabulous meal out at The Black Bull. The friendly local has become a favourite hangout in the town, drawing punters that love a good pint, live music and a good chat. But its often their classic pub grub that has made them known as one of the best family-style restaurants in Egremeont.
No matter where they live in town, locals will agree that The Black Bull is as central as it gets for dining out in Egremont. Perfectly situated on Market Place, they’d make a fine place to call after a leisurely day of running errands or stocking up at the farmers’ market at Egremont Market Hall. And with Dent fell just a short drive away, it’s perfect for a relaxing meal after a walk.
Locals might still remember Gurners Tearoom, but today The Black Bull offers a contemporary twist on the classic pub. It may look unchanged on the outside with its Georgian sash windows, but inside has seen a slick refurbishment, making it one of the more stylish places to eat in Egremont. The inviting pub features a soft neutral colour scheme with modern furniture and cosy sofas.
After a few pints, there’s no reason why diners need to go elsewhere when their stomachs start rumbling. Like the best British restaurants, The Black Bull has them sorted with a seasonal variety of crowd-pleasing classics. They’ve been known to serve sirloin steak with chunky chips and other favourites, while if there’s room for pudding, their mini profiteroles and chocolate cake should go down a treat.
When it comes to friendly service and hearty pub classics, there’s no better pick in Egremont than The Black Bull. Any occasion will be even more of a treat for tastecard members who can enjoy exclusive restaurant savings when they call to book ahead and present their cards upon arrival. It’s a good chance to treat themselves to another pint or two, pudding or a starter.
Please note: You must book in advance and mention the tastecard to be entitled to the discount.