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Black Lion

$$ - $$$, British,
31 Bridge Street, Hereford HR4 9DG, England
+44 1432 266000
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible12%
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“beef” (5 reviews)
“sunday lunch” (3 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
31 Bridge Street, Hereford HR4 9DG, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went early afternoon on a Tuesday and had a nice pint of Ludlow Gold. Highlight though was the beef in ale pie. Exactly how a pie should be. Homemade on premises, large portion, full of meat and complete antithesis to the usual two bites of...More

Thank Dave T
Reviewed 23 April 2018

We nipped in here at Saturday lunchtime on pure impulse, and were very glad that we did! It's a proper old Inn with little by way of frills and fittings - but we received a warm welcome none the less. The homemade pies were delicious...More

Thank I G
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Went for Sunday roast with a group of friends, nice atmosphere, staff are friendly, polite and efficient. Roast is a good size portion, lamb is very good! Very affordable, and the puddings are lovely!

Thank Fabio F
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

I was invited to share a friend's birthday party celebration and it was a complete success ! The owner Dean is an accomplished and amazing chef - the meals on offer are great value and stunning quality ! Most importantly don't miss Sunday Lunch at...More

Thank Peter M
Deano354, Owner at Black Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2017

Thank you very Much Peter. Very kind of you to give us such a good comment. We're glad you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again very soon. Many thanks Team Lion !

Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend Roast! We'd heard good reports so decided to give it a try today, and weren't disappointed. We both had beef and it was delicious. Will definitely return soon;)

Thank fay2518
Deano354, Owner at Black Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2017

Thank you very much for your kind words and we hope to see you again soon whether it be for daytime food in the week or on a Sunday. Many thanks

Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Came here last Saturday to watch my Favroute band nice and sleazy and they were outstanding. This is a great pub for music everyone was having a good time. All the staff here were nice people it's a really lovely pub.

Thank emilysmutts
Deano354, Owner at Black Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2016

Awesome thank you for your comment. We love having live music here every weekend. The atmosphere is great. We're glad you enjoyed the evening.

Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

There's been a few landlords here, some weren't interested, some were. The couple there now are fantastic. They're attentive to all customer needs regardless of what it it, their customers always come first. They hold great entertainment in regards to live bands, solo singers and...More

Thank BarrienKath43
Deano354, Owner at Black Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2016

That's awesome of you to say and we really appreciate great comments such as yours. We hope to see you again soon. Cheers Dean.

Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

We stop here regularly for Sunday lunch. The food and service is amazing, and the portions are huge - make sure your hungry. Free parking makes visiting the Black Lion easy, and the free wifi is also a bonus.

1  Thank MartinBridget1
Deano354, Owner at Black Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2016

Thank you Martin and Bridget for your kind words. We aim to please and glad you were happy with your Sunday Lunch. Hope to see you again very soon. Cheers.

Reviewed 28 August 2016

Food awesome, lots of it, freshly cooked. Staff more than helpful, friendly. Great vibe. Highly recommend

1  Thank Chelledavison
Deano354, Owner at Black Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2016

Awesome. Thank you very much for your reviews and we hope you call again. Many thanks Dean , Sam and staff.

Reviewed 21 August 2016

Went here for Sunday Lunch today and the food was fantastic. The Beef was melt in your mouth, perfectly cooked, the roast potatoes and Yorkies were gorgeous, the cauliflower cheese and vegetables cooked to perfection. To say I was surprised was an understatement. Do you...More

1  Thank corben38
Deano354, Owner at Black Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2016

Thank you Corben38 for your great review of The Black Lion. Very much appreciated indeed. We are glad you enjoyed your Sunday Lunch and hope to see you again sometime soon. If you would like to book a table again please ring on 01432 266000...More

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Gary P
9 March 2017|
Response from Deano354 | Property representative |
Yes. notorious Brothers from 9.30pm Saturday. if you check out the Facebook page they are usually listed on there.
17 April 2016|
Response from Deano354 | Property representative |
Hi Tia , why is it you would like to know this?? He is my door man.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$15
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 Bridge Street, Hereford HR4 9DG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Herefordshire  >  Hereford
  • Phone Number: +44 1432 266000
We are currently serving Sunday Lunch at £7.95 and have been told they are the best in town and bookings are advisable! Day time menu is to follow from march on wards.
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