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The Black Lion

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££ - £££, British,
12 Hollow Lane, Cheddleton ST13 7HP, England
+44 1538 360620
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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“pies” (2 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
12 Hollow Lane, Cheddleton ST13 7HP, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Called in at lunchtime today and had a lovely time.A very friendly welcome and great staff there. Ordered oatcake and chips and it was delicious. Freshly cooked and lovely and warm. Beer good and dad loved the mild beer. A great lace to stop off...More

1  Thank Julia264
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Tried the pub for the first time today. Took a bit of finding at first but so glad we did. Staff were cheerful and served us very promptly. We ordered food and it arrived quite quickly. It was lovely food and the portions were very...More

1  Thank Whoppett
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Wen for a family birthday meal (3of us) was lovely. Portion size was excellent ,desert even more so! Staff really friendly and helpful . Definitely be going back sometime soon!

Thank green r
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Fantastic local village pub that will adapt whatever they can for coeliacs. I had stunning mushroom stroganoff and chips (their chips are always gluten free!), amazing!! Well worth popping in for an afternoon treat. Several GF options on their menu, and lovely to know they'll...More

3  Thank shirl69
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Living in the village we have visited this pub regularly over the past 11 years, prior to the current landlords, a couple of years ago we went to a Burns night and there was a bit of a scene with a friend of ours and...More

6  Thank Deby B
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

This is how pubs are meant to be, good beer good music, not often do you hear good old fashion rock music in a pub, The barman with the glasses was the perfect host, polite and the perfect barman, I recommend this pub to anyone

1  Thank hardlinefire
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Booked a table for 1.30pm today for 9 of us, got apology for previous diners taking longer than expected. When we were finally sat at our 2 very differently sized tables we were told ages after ordering our meals that they had run out of...More

8  Thank PernodQueen2013
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Nowhere better than here for a good old fashioned Sunday lunch just like your Mother used to make. A traditional pub which my husband says serves great real ales on tap and excellent food, what more could you want. Thank you Ellie for great service...More

3  Thank Lisbeth F
Reviewed 19 June 2017

The Black Lion is a promising little local type pub, but there are a few things that leave you scratching your head. Every table in the pub has a significant downside due to the bad furniture choice and layout. The pub layout alternates between tall...More

3  Thank Owen_the_Trainman
goodygus, Owner at The Black Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Thank you for your feedback. I'm sorry you no longer like the furniture and layout of our pub, it has hardly changed since the refurbishment that you refer to so I am a little baffled that it has taken so long for you to find...More

Reviewed 10 June 2017

A party of 15 went to this pub to celebrate a 70th birthday, we booked in advance and were given a private room at the rear. The meal order was simple...fish and chips x 15 ! The food was served as fast as it could...More

2  Thank Tommo0_5
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Brian S
2 February 2018|
Response from Deby B | Reviewed this property |
Hi yes the pub is very dog friendly
27 September 2016|
Response from ANDREW P | Reviewed this property |
Friday evening is freshly fish and chips to order until 8pm. Other evening they do not do meals , only bar snacks.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$11
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Hollow Lane, Cheddleton ST13 7HP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Cheddleton
  • Phone Number: +44 1538 360620
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