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Enjoyable pint

Really like this old pub. Nice place to relax on a midweek lunchtime. Definitely a bikers pub and... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2017
daveinkent44
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
Decent pub with good music

Came here for a quick lunchtime drink. Service is good, beer is reasonably priced and there is a... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2016
daveinkent44
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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25 Sep 2017
“Enjoyable pint”
11 May 2018
“Bands beer an fun”
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23 Black Horse Lane, Ipswich IP1 2EF, England
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Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

I love this pub an the staff are really friendly always a good selection of ales an decent bands I come here most weekends an the landlady is always doing stuff an fundraisers for charity an also has a bike show each year for charity...More

Thank David T
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Great old pub with lots of historic features. Great staff and beer choices. Good band selection. Good for a lunchtime snack.

Thank Bird727
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Really like this old pub. Nice place to relax on a midweek lunchtime. Definitely a bikers pub and the rock music playing made for decent atmosphere. Not sure I'd spend an evening here, but a few at lunchtime, I will return

Thank daveinkent44
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

New owners have been there for 7 months. The staff are friendly, the real ales are great and the bands are awesome.

Thank Phil T
Reviewed 20 April 2017

I used to hang out here as it had great local real ales fr Suffolk, and was the only place that reliably played rock and roll, ok it was a bit hard rock, but that's fine! Still going strong good to see! At the time...More

Thank Adamproendos
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Visited the black horse before football on Saturday. I just love this place. No frills proper pub. The pub is clean, the trooper ale was excellent and the staff were very friendly and made you feel very welcome. Keep up the great work guys. Can't...More

1  Thank porkbelly55
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Popped in for an after work drink. We were the only customers in there. Barman in tracksuit bottoms. used toilets and was absolutely disgusted. Don't think the floors and sinks have been touched for months. Couldn't finish drinks and left. Sad. This used to be...More

1  Thank Peachey68
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Came here for a quick lunchtime drink. Service is good, beer is reasonably priced and there is a standard pub menu on offer. Heavy metal music was playing which is good for my tastes. Small beer garden outside. Toilets leave a lot to be desired....More

Thank daveinkent44
Reviewed 15 May 2016

We gave this pub a look as it offered a live band on a Saturday night. A good crowd were in and the band were good and could certainly play. The crowd were friendly and enjoying themselves. It was a heavy metal, rock type of...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 3 January 2016

The problem with this pub isnt so much the actual building although it could do with an extremely good clean, the toilets are just plain nasty but the management who are rude and overbearing. the music is average and the beer is dirty and I...More

1  Thank martin s
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