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Great choice and variety of beers, gins and cider, nice bar snacks, a proper pub, staff are knowledgeable and friendly, nice big pub garden which now houses their Gin Bar, and the missus was overjoyed to find they Kriek on tap, a trip to Leighton...More
Thank Craig S
nikkilion, Owner at Black Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
The title of this review says it all. If you are a beer or gin fan, this place offers you arguably the best menus promoting beers and gins from all over the world. The gin palace in the beer garden is a must visit in...More
Huge range of interesting beers, massive gin selection, amazing bar food, cracking atmosphere, open fire, great special events, friendly staff. Best of all it makes my brother-in-law incredibly jealous that this gem is my local.
50 top of the range craft(y) beers and good surroundings for the "Beers and the Birds" Beer Festival. Visited 3 times over the 5 day opening period and mid afternoon on the 5th day, there was still good Ale to be had. Excellent management of...More
The Black lion has a very chilled vib where you and your friends can relax. Landlord n Landlady & staff are very friendly and helpful. Amazing choice of Gins & Draft Ales. Other drinks are available. I Recommend a visit to the Black lion if...More
Although regulars to the pub, this was the first time we’d done the pub quiz. We had a brilliant evening, great fun. Sorry we couldn’t wait around for results as some of us had to get up for work this morning. Loved it, thank you!...More
Great choice of Gin and fancy tonics lovely garden terrace gets very busy but the wide choice of fabulous gins are to die for me and my friend tried several different gins "twisted nose" and "portbella road" very nice with a franklins tonic. Love the...More
We spent a Saturday afternoon at the Black Lion recently.
Nice garden area lots of seating outside, even a Gin bar (hidden out back)
Rain chased us inside at about 4.30 however. Lots Of customers were looking for somewhere to sit.
I noticed at this...More
Thank Kevin H
nikkilion, Owner at Black Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018
Sorry I have to ask did you ask a member of staff if they could find you a table. We are a pub that talks to each other hence no TVs or back ground music.
I the landlady and my staff make everyone feel comfortable...More
I have to say what seemed like a really lovely pub turned into a living hell hole! To say the drink selection is limited would be an understatement at best! The staff lack basic customer service and if you make more than a mumble in...More