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The Black Horse

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
Rectory Bank | West Boldon, Boldon NE36 0QQ, England
+44 191 536 1814
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good22%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“crab lasagne” (15 reviews)
“soup” (16 reviews)
“beef” (19 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Rectory Bank | West Boldon, Boldon NE36 0QQ, England
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Reviews (247)
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1 - 10 of 247 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's quite a while since I last ate here but the food was just as exceptional as I remembered and very helpful friendly staff won't be leaving it so long for s return visit

Thank carolpeacock35
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

I visited The Black Horse recently for Sunday lunch with my Mam, we live local so don't too far from the pub. The pub itself it quirky, there is many objects hanging from the ceiling and walls, I like individuality but I couldn't quite work...More

Thank LennyBen
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

This place is awesome. It's quirky and interesting with its decor. The food is absolutely delicious. I have been numerous times and it has been excellent every time I have been in. My favourite starter is the scallops with Chorizo bleach pudding and potato salad...More

Thank Paul T
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Just had a gorgeous Sunday 3 course lunch at this lovely quirky pub/restaurant a proper 1970s style prawn cocktail marvellous! A lush lamb main course the lamb was lovely and tender and a massive yorky pud for pudding I opted for the rhubarb and apple...More

1  Thank Ruby20202
Reviewed 22 June 2017

excellent food, great service and so quirky interior and atmosphere so cool.. overall fabulous rustic place to visit ..

Thank Lunchtime837
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Booked via Facebook messenger, definitely a plus vote for me, arrived early and was told just come get your table when your ready, friendly staff gets it another point, the scallop black pudding and chorizo starters that three of us chose were generous potions as...More

Thank John Kenneth S
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

I've been here a few times now, food has always been top class. Customer service is brilliant, and friendly staff. The pub is great no mater if you're a local or visiting like I do. The place is fabulously quirky and a feast for the...More

Thank Phil T
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Visited recently with my husband for a quick drink. This was a nice pub in the past but these days it has a scruffy feel about it. I asked for some crisps with my drink and they were from a multi pack as it said...More

Thank travelsearch
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

My husband and I called in to celebrate my birthday, looking for something different to the usual pub grub! We definitely made the right choice! There's a classics menu with starters about £7, mains approx £12 (some with a supplement) or a weekly specials with...More

Thank ElissaStarset
Reviewed 17 May 2017

We have eaten here many times over the years so when I was looking for somewhere to have a family meal to celebrate my birthday we had to come here. We were a party of 11 and were given a quiet area of the restaurant...More

Thank Ann57_12
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rectory Bank | West Boldon, Boldon NE36 0QQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Boldon
  • Phone Number: +44 191 536 1814
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