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Black Lion Inn - CLOSED

Babell | Babell, Babell, Holywell CH8 8PZ, Wales
+44 1352 720239
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good7%
  • Average23%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
21 Nov 2016
“Enjoyable Saturday Evening Dinner”
18 Aug 2015
“Outstanding food!”
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Bar, British
££ - £££
Babell | Babell, Babell, Holywell CH8 8PZ, Wales
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Reviewed 21 November 2016

An enjoyable evening with friends. We all had a different meal, Fish and Chips, Chicken Breast with Garlic and Chilli Linguine, Rump of Lamb and Home Made Chicken, Ham and Leek Pie all excellently cooked. Four empty plates showed how much we'd enjoyed the meal!

Thank Hodgie55
Reviewed 19 August 2015 via mobile

We visited this pub from local recommendation and we weren't disappointed. At first we did think we had gone to the wrong place as the pub fell silent as we entered, with the locals checking us out! This was soon rectified as we entered into...More

Thank NicGreg
Reviewed 16 August 2014

Fish nchip Friday at the Black - lovely food - better than good fish n chips but rated an excellent because the pub is great, the staff are superb and the meal with a pint of Flintshire ale thrown in is amazing value for money...More

Thank xjosettex
Reviewed 11 August 2014

Had a meal and stayed the night - fantastic dinner and the accommodation was first class! Nothing to dislike

Thank glain j
Reviewed 5 September 2013

An ordinary pub except that it has a white tablecloth dining room. The food is good to very good, in any case much better than average pub food. Main courses were around £13 to £15. Wine was okay & reasonably priced. I'd go here again,...More

Thank david-206
Reviewed 8 April 2013

Good range of choices on menu, service was good and food was well presented and portion sizes were good too.

Thank Maureen P
Reviewed 27 January 2013 via mobile

Had Sunday lunch for two with total cost £20 with large portions and friendly and heloful staff serving Lamb main very overcooked and veg too al dente. A little more care and the Black Lion would be a worthy regular haunt. Will give one more...More

Thank altvic
Reviewed 16 September 2012 via mobile

We managed to book a table for four, giving just half an hours notice, which obviously pleased us. On arrival we ordered drinks at the bar, then sat in the comfortable lounge to study the menu. We all chose either roast lamb or roast turkey...More

Thank homemadetoffees
Reviewed 9 August 2012

We decided to go out or a meal last week and looked at all our regular places and thought about going somewhere different. We opted for the Black Lion having looked at the menu online. Telephone reservation made, great no cooking tonight! Greeted by friendly...More

Thank turvycat
Reviewed 23 May 2012

After glowing recommendations from a friend about The Black Lion offering the best Sunday lunch he's ever had, we thought we'd give it a go. Sadly our expectations were not met and the food was decidely underwhelming. We opted for a two course Sunday lunch...More

Thank KatieJ205
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Restaurant Details

Bar, British
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  • Address: Babell | Babell, Babell, Holywell CH8 8PZ, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Flintshire  >  Holywell  >  Babell
  • Phone Number: +44 1352 720239
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