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The Black Boy


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


US$ 8 - US$ 18
Bar, British, Pub
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

People we know were telling us that this place has lovely food. It’s average at best if I’m honest and sorry to say. We had a large Sunday roast. The turkey was nice but the roasts were hard and inedible and missed off one plate....More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank wren76
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here for a meal and a few drinks. Good parking ,nice atmosphere, good food , good beer . At the time there was a big party sat next to us that were very noisy. Spoilt the night a bit

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank richbarry796
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Service and food good Disappointed though with liver as over cooked and soaked in gravy Cheese salad grated cheese

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank valerieb324
Reviewed 14 February 2019 via mobile

Called here at lunch and had liver and onion and cheese salad and chips along with local beer s easy to find on main road though small village of heage Lovely building and inside very spacious with real log fires Bar snacks available or dining...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank brianbaconheanor2017
Reviewed 8 February 2019

This is not The Black Boy at Belper, but The Black Boy at Heage. It was my first visit and I'd definitely come back - only had a few drinks but the folks serving were lovely. It has a pleasant, well lit downstairs bar area...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Kate S
Reviewed 1 February 2019 via mobile

Me and partner visited this little gem as we heard great things from friends and had been on our list to try for ages. We was not disappointed we went on a Sunday for lunch, it was fairly busy and staff were friendly and attentive...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank msbettyboop
Reviewed 31 January 2019

We come for lunch every week and we always get lovely service and food, would definitely recommend a meal here at any time!

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Guest22993
Reviewed 27 January 2019 via mobile

Popped in late on Sunday after a long travel. They found us a table despite being very full. Staff were fantastic and the food was even better! We had two roast lamb and it was truely fantastic, I think it was the most tender lamb...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank chrisgR4358CP
Reviewed 18 January 2019

Had a nice meal and couple fo drinks with family and here whilst visiting Belper just before new year. It was quiet with only a couple of people in there when we arrived in the main bar but the lunch room looked pretty busy. We...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank DIOTD
Reviewed 17 January 2019 via mobile

Called in to The Black Boy whilst out and about in the area. The pub is nicely presented with modern decor. We were seated quickly by staff who were friendly throughout our stay. The menu had a good selection of dishes at reasonable prices. The...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank 95trevorl
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Howard P
25 October 2018|
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Response from kellygderbyshire | Property representative |
We have a Christmas menu running alongside our normal menu throughout December. Our Christmas menu is available from 3rd-24th December (Excluding Sundays). Menu and booking form are available to view on our Facebook page... More
Kieran M
6 July 2018|
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Response from KLeeFoodie | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Although relatively quiet on the Sunday afternoon we visited I would recommend you booking a table to avoid disappointment.
23 May 2018|
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Response from kellygderbyshire | Property representative |
Unfortunately dogs are not allowed inside at The Black Boy.
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