Photo of One Bull

grid reference TL 855 642

opened 1480 circa

owner Gusto Pronto Ltd

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opening hours:

food times:

(Times last updated 30/05/2017)

regular real ales

Brewshed Best, Pale, American Blonde & guests

listed building grade II

Local licensing authority for Bury St Edmunds is West Suffolk

CAMRA West Suffolk & Borders branch.

last updated 21/01/2020

Bury St Edmunds One Bull

previously known as: Bull, Abbey, Black Bull

Real Ale sold

Real Ale is available here

25 Angel Hill, IP33 1UZ

01284 848 220

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Close to the Abbey gardens, this is believed to be Bury's oldest pub.

The One Bull is run by the Brewshed brewery. Four Brewshed beers are usually available plus guest beers. Children are welcome before 6pm in the bar and 8pm in the restaurant but evenings are strictly for over 18s.

Beer served through handpulls Beer served through handpulls

Lunchtime meals (not just snacks) Lunchtime meals (not just snacks)

Evening meals Evening meals

Traditional pub games available Traditional pub games available

Bus stop Bus stop nearby (see public transport tab for details)

station 0.6 mile away Railway station about 0.6 mile away (see public transport tab for details)

(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)

(1861 census information from Malcolm Fairley)

(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)

(*** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)


The One Bull has stood here for over six centuries. Its name derives from the Latin bulla, meaning "the seal of the monastery". There's no mystery as to which monastery this refers to.