|The Black Bull has been turned back to the1800s and been restored to how it must once have been, small cosy rooms, stone flagged floors, open fires, Victorian ranges, wooden beams, copper, brass, pewter and oak.
|The Black Bull|
Tel: 01388 527784
Thurs-Sat 11am-11.00pm (Lunch 12 - 3, Dinner 7-9)
Sunday 11am - 5.00pm (Lunch sittings 12.00 & 2.30)
Open for coffee, and freshly baked scones at 11am.
|Theatre supper evenings:|
See website for next event
|Food and drink:
All dishes are created in house using the produce of local suppliers and the menu varies daily depending on the seasonal ingredients available. Unpriced menu on the website.
The real ales are brewed by local microbreweries.
|The bells, the bells...
The Black Bull is the only pub in England with its own peal of bells rung by rope and wheel in the traditional manner of English change ringing through a 360 degree circle.
Campanologists travel from far and wide to ring at the Black Bull. Due to the construction of the Frosterley bells novices can be safely and speedily introduced to the intricate and fascinating tradition of English change ringing.