Free House Inn & Restaurant
Accommodation (five en suite)
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Sister Pub: The Red Lion Hinxton

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Steak Club at The Bull

Now offered every day due to popularity
Our steak menu is offered alongside our usual menus
A selection of classic steak cuts and rotating guest cuts
Choose your steak, sauce and sides
Particular favourite cuts can be ordered in especially – just call/email us a few days ahead
See a sample Steak Club Menu:   Black Bull Steak Club

Christmas Bookings

Christmas Bookings Be sure to get your Christmas booking in early – top slots are going fast. See our Christmas Party Menu here. Boxing Day Lunch open – Special menu here. New Year’s Eve menu to come.  Dinner & Band: ACE Jazz trio – Claudette Burch, Alex and Ennio. Christmas Day Lunch this year is at TheContinue Reading

Festive Season Hours: Closed 25th December for food, 26th December night and 1st January night

Some advanced warning that we will be closed on 25th December for food all day, 26th December and 1st January open for lunch but closed from 5pm.

Christmas Present Ideas

Looking for different Christmas present ideas? We can offer you gift vouchers for use at the Black Bull or our sister pub The Red Lion at Hinxton. We also have a few copies left of the Cambridgeshire Cook Book which offers recipes and profiles from 40 of Cambridgeshire’s favourite foodie establishments. Please contact us for moreContinue Reading

The Cambridgeshire Cook Book – on sale at both our pubs

The Cambridgeshire Cook Book is a real celebration of the local food scene, with a foreword by Daniel Clifford of two Michelin-starred restaurant, Midsummer House.  Featuring over 40 fantastic recipes from local chefs and businesses, we are delighted that we have been included in it. The perfect gift for anyone local and interested in food. The publishers have got great form,Continue Reading

Speciality Ales

Alongside our own Red & Black Ale we have a great selection of craft beer.  Most frequent favourites are Woodforde’s Wherry and Adnams Bitter. Other regulars include beers from such local breweries as Crafty Beers, Brandon Brewery and Nethergate.

Weddings & Parties

The Black Bull is now available for weddings and party hire.

The Red Lion

Visit our Sister pub, The Red Lion in Hinxton


Red and Black Dining

Our services are being increasingly sought after for private events, whether for a private party in one of our pubs or a special event at home or nearby private venue.