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Ye Olde Black Boy

150 High Street, Kingston-upon-Hull HU1 1PS, England
+44 1482 470480
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On a recent visit with friends and family found the drinks been served incorrectly described in... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2018
John B
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Beverley, United Kingdom
Good Beer

Great find for a Saturday night in Hull with friends. Lively atmosphere and a very good beer! Pies... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2018
bexyjh
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good27%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pies” (10 reviews)
“oldest pub” (6 reviews)
“lovely pub” (6 reviews)
Opens in 8 min
Hours
Hours Today: 5:30 am - 11:30 am
LOCATION
150 High Street, Kingston-upon-Hull HU1 1PS, England
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+44 1482 470480
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"proper pub"
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

On a recent visit with friends and family found the drinks been served incorrectly described in that bitter advertised as lager.

1  Thank John B
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Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Great find for a Saturday night in Hull with friends. Lively atmosphere and a very good beer! Pies looked amazing too! Bar staff were friendly and although it was busy, getting served wasn’t long.

Thank bexyjh
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

This little pub is full of traditional qualities! Great drinks selection with a fantastic range of bar snacks.

1  Thank Duerds5
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Reviewed 17 March 2018

Me and my wife Call in on a break in hull this is a fantastic pub with a great array of ales nice and warm there was lovely as Scots isles girl behind the bar me and my wife were talking to her when the...More

3  Thank alan h
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Fantastic afternoon spent in this great old pub. Brought back loads of memories from university days. Happened to visit as number of folk singers and musicians were meeting in the front room - great music which just added to the atmosphere. A great way to...More

Thank swareing
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Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

A lovely pub! Hundreds of bottles, pictures, history! And good rock music! But expensive! 2 pts of real ales and a gin and tonic...14£! Would go back when bank balance is healthier!! 😉😊

Thank Michelle B
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Reviewed 25 January 2018

Oldest pub in Hull with a classic and timeless feel. It's a quintessential British pub with a cozy and inviting atmosphere. Perfect for when you want to get out of the winter cold! Located in the heart of the museums quarter, it's a great stop...More

Thank Aoife E
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

Wow what an amazing old pub! Loads of character and plenty of different drinks on offer. This place must not be missed if out for a drink in Hull. We will definitely be back and the next time I cant wait to try one of...More

Thank Tired-out-dad
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Reviewed 20 January 2018

Ye Olde Black Boy is everything I want in a pub. It is a wonderfully old-fashioned and truly historic pub, and with old, bare wooden floors and lots of dark wood panelling it has a timeless cosy atmosphere. Add the fact that the service is...More

Thank johnhouston2
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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

It's one of them pubs you go in and you go back in time and history it's interesting The beers are cask ales they are a aquired taste

Thank brian o
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