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The Black Boy

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Food ordered: Beef in peppercorn and whisky sauce and haddock and chips. Conclusion: both meals were very one- dimensional with uninspiring accompaniments, namely standard frozen chips (tasteless) and 'bullet' peas. Overall: attractive venue in pleasant surroundings, let down by the blandness of the food and...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank barbdwyer2009
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a lovely lunch here today the food was lovely and lots of it , staff very friendly clean and tidy , lots of choices really enjoyed it we will be returning.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Simreed
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had prebooked our visit as we heard it gets busy. We were shown to our table after purchasing our drinks and presented with our menus. Great selection of foods including the usual of starters, mains and pudding, my only criticism is simple.. we had...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank TrevorL867
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My food was like sh** on a plate Would rather eat road kill Basically eating from the bin I hated it

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Wellhowdoyoudo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited with a group of friends . We had reserved a table, staff waiting and very welcoming. Nothing to much trouble. I had one of the best fish and chip lunches in a long time, superb batter and lovely white fish. Part way through asked...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Bloke1947
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went yesterday with six other family members. From the moment we went in we were made welcome. The family picked various meals, from salmon to cottage pies. The service was great and the staff friendly. Everybody said the food was excellent, not one complaint. We...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Thelastdrop
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to The Black Boy yesterday. The food was excellent - the fish and chips is a must. The service was welcoming and faultless. Emma was excellent and extremely helpful. Looking forward to going back

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Soulla1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good Choice Of Freshly Cooked Meals. Sensibly Priced ---Even Some Special deals. Good Service .Well presented & Friendly Staff.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Local7663
Reviewed January 3, 2019

Well here i go again,went to the Black Boy Last Sunday afternoon ( 30th Dec ) Once again greeted by very friendly staff and shown to our table by the owner,nice touch.ordered our food at the bar and despite it being busy,our food came within...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank ticerdeb
Reviewed December 30, 2018

My partner and I turned up here on a Sunday for a late lunch. The menu choice was good and our order was quickly taken at the bar. After watching several tables who had ordered food after us get served meals before us and after...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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ldlilwall
December 28, 2018|
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Response from Robert K | Reviewed this property |
No i dont think so
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September 12, 2018|
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July 26, 2017|
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Response from Rob1815 | Reviewed this property |
It's a very popular venue so I would say 'belt and braces' to book.
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