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Black Lion

20 High Street, Leighton Buzzard LU7 1EA, England
+44 1525 853725
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Black lion Leighton Buzzard

The Black lion has a very chilled vib where you and your friends can relax. Landlord n Landlady... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Mrlapworth
via mobile
Pub quiz

Although regulars to the pub, this was the first time we’d done the pub quiz. We had a brilliant... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kate T
via mobile
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“great pub” (13 reviews)
“great beer” (9 reviews)
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20 High Street, Leighton Buzzard LU7 1EA, England
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+44 1525 853725
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"great pub"
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"cider festival"
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"great beer"
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"gin palace"
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"bar snacks"
in 5 reviews
"favourite pub"
in 4 reviews
"beer garden"
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"pork pie"
in 9 reviews
"real ale"
in 7 reviews
"town centre pub"
in 3 reviews
"large garden"
in 3 reviews
"cold food"
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"bar staff"
in 4 reviews
"friendly atmosphere"
in 4 reviews
"fruit machines"
in 2 reviews
"an excellent selection"
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"quick drink"
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The Black lion has a very chilled vib where you and your friends can relax. Landlord n Landlady & staff are very friendly and helpful. Amazing choice of Gins & Draft Ales. Other drinks are available. I Recommend a visit to the Black lion if...More

Thank Mrlapworth
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although regulars to the pub, this was the first time we’d done the pub quiz. We had a brilliant evening, great fun. Sorry we couldn’t wait around for results as some of us had to get up for work this morning. Loved it, thank you!...More

Thank Kate T
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great choice of Gin and fancy tonics lovely garden terrace gets very busy but the wide choice of fabulous gins are to die for me and my friend tried several different gins "twisted nose" and "portbella road" very nice with a franklins tonic. Love the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a Saturday afternoon at the Black Lion recently. Nice garden area lots of seating outside, even a Gin bar (hidden out back) Rain chased us inside at about 4.30 however. Lots Of customers were looking for somewhere to sit. I noticed at this...More

Thank Kevin H
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nikkilion, Owner at Black Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Sorry I have to ask did you ask a member of staff if they could find you a table. We are a pub that talks to each other hence no TVs or back ground music. I the landlady and my staff make everyone feel comfortable...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

No food, no music, no sport or tv... Just great beer, gin Palace, plenty of real ale and very dog friendly. Bliss.

Thank hollissam9
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have to say what seemed like a really lovely pub turned into a living hell hole! To say the drink selection is limited would be an understatement at best! The staff lack basic customer service and if you make more than a mumble in...More

Thank Henry E
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I visit the Black Lion frequently. It is an extremely deceptive pub, unless you ventured to the back of the bars you would be unaware of the huge outdoor seating area. During the day there is some shaded areas otherwise you need to be wearing...More

Thank JohnF40
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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

The friendly staff and excellent pub garden make this my favourite pub in Leighton Buzzard High Street. Often meet friends here for a catch up over a glass or two of wine! They also have a Gin Palace now which is very popular too!

Thank AJHarrison
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Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

What a great place to go and have a chill out drink either after work or a bit later for an evening out. Gin Bar is popular and well stocked the star I the gin bar are very good and patient especially if your not...More

Thank christine1113
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Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Fab service, and an amazing array of Gins. Has a fab outdoor drinking area and heaters for when it gets chilly! The best place to drink in LB!

Thank sammiejaneh73
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