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The Bulls Head, Croydon

39 Laud St
Croydon
CR0 1SX
Phone: 02087600150
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Moby Duck left this review about The Bulls Head

Very much a locals pub nowadays with a more sedately painted exterior of plain white, very little mention of Crystal Palace at all inside apart from a small framed colured drawing of the pub in its former colours hanging on a wall. No real ale but the place was buzzing with custom. A pint of Guinness surficed for a short stay. I'm not likely to return but it was ok for a one off.

On 5th February 2022 - rating: 6
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Malden man left this review about The Bulls Head

As I walked down High Street looking for the old Half and Half bar I as usual glanced down each side street in case anything unknown to me pub-wise might be lurking. I really couldn't miss this one with its garish blue and red exterior, allegedly due to some bet between the landlord and a regular one of whom clearly being a Crystal Palace supporter.
Well the H&H had headed home to become some sort of night time cocktail venue so I retraced my steps and entered. A kind of reverse C-shape my notes say, maybe a D(?), the bar is central, old Charrington's banded windows, regular seating and a definite feel of a second home for regulars and their many children. The walls had a fair bit of CPFC memorabilia as well as Glasgow Rangers ( the bet perhaps....not dissimilar colours) and an England shirt. A corner contained a dartboard.
Four handpumps, only one on with Courage Best (£1.90) whatever that is nowadays, I chucked a quick half down.
"Interesting" toilets with perhaps the rustiest radiator I have ever seen. An experience but not one to deter others unduly to be fair.

On 10th November 2017 - rating: 4
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hondo . left this review about The Bulls Head

Garish Crystal Palace coloured exterior with quite a plain L shaped interior. 4 real ale taps 2 on.

On 27th October 2017 - no rating submitted
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Map location corrected by Steve C
South Croydon, 0.75 miles, 14 min walk (show)
East Croydon, 0.78 miles, 15 min walk (show)
West Croydon, 0.87 miles, 16 min walk (show)
Latest updates View all updates for The Bulls Head, Croydon
5th Feb 2022, 10:19
Review submitted by Moby Duck
 
5th Dec 2021, 13:51
Picture submitted by paulof horsham approved

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  • Accommodation : No last updated 26 September 2013 by Pub SignMan
  • Bar Billiards : No last updated 26 September 2013 by Pub SignMan
  • Beer Festivals : Yes last updated 26 September 2013 by Pub SignMan
  • Beer Garden : No last updated 26 September 2013 by Pub SignMan
  • Car Park : No last updated 26 September 2013 by Pub SignMan
  • Child Friendly : Yes last updated 26 September 2013 by Pub SignMan
  • Darts : Yes last updated 26 September 2013 by Pub SignMan
  • Hot Food : Yes last updated 14 February 2015 by Steve C
  • Jukebox : Yes last updated 14 February 2015 by Steve C
  • Live TV Sports : Yes last updated 26 September 2013 by Pub SignMan
  • Micropub : No last updated 11 May 2015 by Pub SignMan
  • Pinball : No last updated 26 September 2013 by Pub SignMan
  • Pool Table : No last updated 26 September 2013 by Pub SignMan
  • Real Ale : Yes last updated 27 October 2017 by hondo .
  • Real Cider : Yes last updated 30 May 2022 by Rex Rattus
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