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Black Bull Tapas Bar and Restaurant

48 Moorabool St, Geelong, City of Greater Geelong, Victoria 3220, Australia
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (121 reviews)
“churros” (17 reviews)
Closes in 27 min
12:00 PM - 2:00 PMAll hours
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
48 Moorabool St, Geelong, City of Greater Geelong, Victoria 3220, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My husband and I had a night away in Geelong. We decided to walk down from our motel to look for somewhere nice for dinner when it started raining!! We were out the front of Black Bull and decided to go in. So glad we...More

1  Thank TMJMK
Reviewed 5 days ago

The food was just amazing and fabulous service too. The tapas and entrees were perfect to share between two.

1  Thank lillpopp
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate from the tapas menu- that left us underwhelmed, meatballs were very dry and the calamari tacos were a bit bland. Other reviewers seemed to rave about it but we found it ordinary.

Thank legal77
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice wines are available here with a good meal ,my duck was nice with some fine favours,bit pricey $36 for the type of place that it is ! Service was fine and busy place for a Tuesday night ! The desert of churros was yummy....More

1  Thank Elisa S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Food is always extremely tasty and a wide variety of options with full menus for special dietary requirements

1  Thank 647aliciaw
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Perhaps that its just that Tapas is not my thing. I wasn't sure if what we were eating was supposed to be cool or that it had just cooled down. The wine was amazing and the service was exceptional but the food was just, a...More

Thank dmcjacko
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

We went for a meal the nite before a conference and this was great 30 plus people and all good. The girls serving tried to make sure that you were happy in serving perfectly. The paella was not authentic but it is what I expected...More

1  Thank Betta D
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Warm atmosphere with friendly staff who know their stuff. Great assortment of tasty tapas dishes with authentic flavours. A modern take on appearance but no impact on taste. Highly recommended, only tapas place in Geelong.

1  Thank stewartv72
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Having recently watched Rick Stein on Spanish food we tried the Black Bull. A reasonable range of Tapas but not so much on the main courses. I liked the pulled pork with sour cabbage - would have liked a bit more cabbage. The duck sausage...More

Thank Rolf M
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

How good is it to go to an evening event and receive preferential treatment from a restaurant although very busy on the night the service was very good an the Nocci with prawns and also available vegetarian were very good excellent service and friendly staff....More

1  Thank Ray Irene B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 AM - 10:00 PM
5:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Moorabool St, Geelong, City of Greater Geelong, Victoria 3220, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  City of Greater Geelong  >  Geelong
  • Phone Number: 52296100
  • E-mail
Upcoming chef Daniel Brehaut has recently opened the excellent Black Bull tapas restaurant in Geelong, VIC, Australia and deserves a mention in Tripadvisor.
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