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The Bull Inn (Freehouse)

Beer (sort)Average Score (sort)No. Samples (sort)
House Beer - Bull BitterExcellent4
Blakemere (see also Northern) - Summer BreezeGood1
Bays - Summer AleGood1
Marston's - Single Hop: EndeavourGood1
Brakspear (at Marston's Wychwood) - Ninety NineNot Tried0
Wychwood - Jester JackNot Tried0
Brakspear (at Marston's Wychwood) - Oxford GoldNot Tried0
Northern (see also Blakemere) - Blakemere GoldNot Tried0
Goffs - TournamentNot Tried0
Goffs - Jouster AleNot Tried0
Picture 1. The Bull Inn, Charlbury, Oxfordshire

Visits Details

17 Jun 2014 (Philip Pirrip)
Evening.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Blakemere (see also Northern) - Summer Breeze4.10GoodOrange citrus taste - nothing else, no complexity
Goffs - Jouster Ale4.00Not Tried
23 Aug 2013 (Philip Pirrip)
Evening. Always a short visit due to incursion of food sales.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Marston's - Single Hop: Endeavour4.00Good
Goffs - Tournament4.00Not Tried
03 Jul 2013 (Philip Pirrip)
Evening. Emphasis here is on food. Beer seems well enough cared for.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Bays - Summer Ale3.90GoodOK citrus
Goffs - Tournament4.00Not Tried
30 Apr 2013 (Philip Pirrip)
Evening. Fishy ambience from the restaurant.
BeerABVScoreNotes
House Beer - Bull Bitter3.80GoodOld fashioned basic bitter
Northern (see also Blakemere) - Blakemere Gold4.30Not Tried
08 Jan 2013 (Philip Pirrip)
Evening - quiet apart from some diners.
BeerABVScoreNotes
House Beer - Bull Bitter3.80ExcellentHoppy and retaining a good head
Brakspear (at Marston's Wychwood) - Oxford Gold4.00Not Tried
02 Oct 2012 (Philip Pirrip)
An evening Charlbury crawl. Very genteel with a few patrons in.
BeerABVScoreNotes
House Beer - Bull Bitter3.80ExcellentVery woody tasting - a genuine mid brown straight bitter
Wychwood - Jester Jack4.00Not Tried
19 Jul 2012 (Philip Pirrip)
2120 hours visit. A small crowd at the bar but more in the rear room for diners. Unfortunately with fish on the menu the pervading smell did not endear itself to dally too long even though the beer was excellent.
BeerABVScoreNotes
House Beer - Bull Bitter3.80ExcellentBrewed for the pub by Goffs of Winchcombe. Full bodied for a 3.8%er and very full flavoured
Brakspear (at Marston's Wychwood) - Ninety Nine4.40Not Tried

About The Bull Inn

Summary of Beer Scores

 Total
Exceptional-
Excellent3
Good4
Acceptable-
Poor-

Website.

The pub is found in Charlbury, Oxfordshire, OX7 3RR.

Located in Sheep Street opposite the Rose & Crown. The bar is immediately to the right upon entering but there are several other seating and dining areas. The bar carries 3 handpumps. The pub offers guests top quality bed and breakfast accommodation, with four individually appointed ensuite bedrooms, complemented by a range of freshly prepared dishes served in the restaurant and the bar, using locally sourced and freshly prepared produce wherever possible.

We have visited this pub 7 times, seen 10 different beers and tried 4 of them.

Map location

Postcode: OX7 3RR