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The Black Horse Restaurant & Bar

2 Top Street, Appleby Magna DE12 7AH, England
+44 1530 273957
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“faggots” (2 reviews)
“pudding” (4 reviews)
“pizza” (4 reviews)
Open Now
16:00 - 23:00All hours
££ - £££
2 Top Street, Appleby Magna DE12 7AH, England
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1 - 10 of 69 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is our 2nd review. We’ve been to The Black Horse numerous times since opening night. We’ve enjoyed Sunday lunches and mid week meals. The food and service is consistently good. The kids meals are perfect. Thanks to Julie and the team. An extra thanks...More

1  Thank DeanTSF
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Moving into the area shortly, dropped in for a quick drink with family. Lovely cozy atmosphere with very friendly and welcoming staff and locals. Enjoyable visit, food looked yummy, hopefully will sample soon after the move. 👍

3  Thank karen b
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Called in for lunch on a Saturday. The batter on my wife's fish was beautifully thin and the fish itself was excellent. I had faggots which were home made and very tasty. Definitely worth a detour off the motorway.

1  Thank Mark M
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

I'm so pleased that the Black Horse in Appleby Magna is open again. It's a lovely, friendly pub and a nice place to go for a meal. Myself and my husband booked a table for a Saturday evening, (it's a small restaurant so best to...More

3  Thank Burn-Rubber-1969
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Visited this pub when we found that the cook from Queens at Kings Newton had taken over the pub. We were all more than pleased with our meals . Fish and chips are superb as they always were at the Queens. All the staff were...More

1  Thank Magaret E
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

The pub is under new management since the end of August so there are still changes taking place. The fixed price lunch menu is fairly small but after 2 visits we have not been disappointed with our choices. The food is well cooked and the...More

2  Thank Lucky13s
Reviewed 31 August 2017

After going to a Pub which i do not want to name, i recently found out that the previous chief has moved to this establishment. The food was so worth the money and the staff that works there are exceptional

1  Thank chufferwakeman69
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Had Sunday lunch food was excellent and service brilliant Thanks to Julie and staff Will definitely be back😀

4  Thank Stuart G
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Really pleased to see the pub back open . Would recommend using it so we don't lose it . Nice and cosy . Friendly staff and good food , can't wait to see more on the menu !

4  Thank Kaggy45
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

We (2 adults and 2 children) were the first booking on opening night. Wow! Fantastic food and friendly service. We all had steaks, cooked perfectly! accompanied with triple cooked chips and salad. We had just enough room for pudding! The kids had chocolate brownie explosions...More

6  Thank DeanTSF
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$9 - US$32
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Takeout, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
16:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
16:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
11:45 - 23:45
11:45 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Top Street, Appleby Magna DE12 7AH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Appleby Magna
  • Phone Number: +44 1530 273957
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Appleby Magna in Leicestershire, is listed in the Domesday book. In the heart of this picturesque village lies a lovingly restored 16th century grade II listed building, The Black Horse. The Black Horse is a very friendly welcoming pub that serves excellent food which is locally sourced, fresh fish is delivered daily. We have two comfortable dining rooms that can be hired for special occasions. they are perfect for family gatherings and small parties in a warm atmosphere.
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