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Ye Olde Black Boy

Closed Now: 05:30 - 11:30
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Cosy little pub...

Lovely little traditional pub tucked away in Hull's Old Town. Lively atmosphere in the main part of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
London, United Kingdom
Pork Pie and a Pint

This is the place to end an afternoon session. It will be rammed, it's very popular, but usually... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Aphid O
Burgas, Bulgaria
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  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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150 High Street, Kingston-upon-Hull HU1 1PS, England
+44 1482 470480
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely little traditional pub tucked away in Hull's Old Town. Lively atmosphere in the main part of the pub but there is also a quiet cosy candlelit room (complete with an open fire) at the front of the pub, perfect if you have children with...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank emmwilkinson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the place to end an afternoon session. It will be rammed, it's very popular, but usually find some space upstairs (Not everyone knows there's an upstairs, sssh!). Decent mix of beer and did I mention the Pork Pies??

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Aphid O
Reviewed 6 January 2019 via mobile

Fab pub with good selection of ales popped in new years eve shame it shut early as would of stayed the evening. Pub is steep in history

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 367simono
Reviewed 31 December 2018

Great atmosphere. It was a Saturday afternoon so not too busy. The staff and the people in the pub were lovely. Very chatty.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank SuzyL100
Reviewed 20 November 2018 via mobile

Ye old black boy is open again after being refurbished and it’s looking good still keeping its history throughout, Alan the owner now from the george land of green ginger has taken black boy on as well as keeping the George , our visit there...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank paulinelangley1950
Reviewed 9 September 2018

A very old pub, full of atmosphere, in the Old Town. A warm welcome and with excellent cider. Go there to soak up the history.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank randn94
Reviewed 15 August 2018

It's a while since we visited this pub so while staying overnight in Hull recently couldn't wait to call in and show our friends what a great place this is. Everyone thought it was brilliant and i think we must have tried every type of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Tired-out-dad
Reviewed 28 May 2018

On a recent visit with friends and family found the drinks been served incorrectly described in that bitter advertised as lager.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank John B
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Great find for a Saturday night in Hull with friends. Lively atmosphere and a very good beer! Pies looked amazing too! Bar staff were friendly and although it was busy, getting served wasn’t long.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank bexyjh
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

This little pub is full of traditional qualities! Great drinks selection with a fantastic range of bar snacks.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Duerds5
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Response from Steve_of_N21 | Reviewed this property |
No, only the excellent Pork pies...