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Reviewed 25 November 2020 via mobile

We have been to the Black Lion on numerous occasions in the last 2 years and it never fails to amaze with food. My wife and I dropped in and were met by Phil, who was a happy chappy and I must say superb in...More

Date of visit: November 2020
Reviewed 23 November 2020 via mobile

Came with the hubby, he had the chicken baguette I had the beef... absolutely stunning the service was excellent we were served by Phil who was very friendly and very helpful. We will come here more often.

Date of visit: November 2020
Reviewed 11 October 2020 via mobile

Another lovely meal at the Black Lion. I’ve been here a number of times and this was my first time returning since lockdown ended, and it did not disappoint! I had a lovely roast dinner from the Sunday menu. But for me, the desert stoke...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 1 October 2020

We decided to try the Black Lion. Well firstly may I say what a lovely welcome. We had reserved our table by phone, on arrival shown to the table. Drinks ordered. Guinness was perfect. We both had Prawn Cocktail which was served with some wonderful...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 1 October 2020 via mobile

Had a couple of meals here. First night had a curry. Pleasant enough but not special. Covid precautions were not as good as other places I have been. Second night decided to have the Sunday roast. Big mistake I ordered beef. Two thin pieces of...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 25 September 2020

The Black Lion consistently provides very high standards of drinks, food and service. Good range of draft beers, and the food menu is attractively varied. The 10oz fillet steak is just to die for, it's always superb. Service is highly professional and the staff have...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 21 September 2020 via mobile

I think they must have changed owners as the food used to be lovely however now it's worse than a weather spoons meal but still charging the old prices which are up to £15 a dish. I think that's a complete rip off honestly. I...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 19 September 2020

Visited last Sunday Sept 13th, I ordered a chicken dinner & my husband a beef dinner, it arrived in a bowl, the meat was awful, chicken like a cheap frozen small fillets, hubby said his beef was awful & tasteless, cauliflower was hard as rock,...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 13 September 2020 via mobile

Just ok, some friends had raced about the Sunday dinner so we came and both had the 3 meat roast. In fairness the chicken and pork were very good but the Yorkshire pudding and stuffing were very overcooked, the veg hard and the gravy like...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 13 September 2020

We stayed here for 2 nights and the room was spotlessly clean. Food was really good and staff went out of there way to make sure you had a good stay.

Date of visit: September 2020
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Response from grahame c | Reviewed this property |
i would not think so reception in the valley is virtually nil. surely being out of touch is one of its pleasures.
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No. Only guide dogs.
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  • The Black Lion Hotel Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4.5