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Ye Olde Black Boy

Closed Now: 5:30 am - 11:30 am
Open today: 5:30 am - 11:30 am
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Old town

Ye old black boy is open again after being refurbished and it’s looking good still keeping its... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
paulinelangley1950
via mobile
Very good

A very old pub, full of atmosphere, in the Old Town. A warm welcome and with excellent cider. Go... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2018
randn94
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Margate, United Kingdom
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  • Average2%
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  • Terrible1%
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150 High Street, Kingston-upon-Hull HU1 1PS, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ye old black boy is open again after being refurbished and it’s looking good still keeping its history throughout, Alan the owner now from the george land of green ginger has taken black boy on as well as keeping the George , our visit there...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank paulinelangley1950
Reviewed 9 September 2018

A very old pub, full of atmosphere, in the Old Town. A warm welcome and with excellent cider. Go there to soak up the history.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank randn94
Reviewed 15 August 2018

It's a while since we visited this pub so while staying overnight in Hull recently couldn't wait to call in and show our friends what a great place this is. Everyone thought it was brilliant and i think we must have tried every type of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Tired-out-dad
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.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank John B
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.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank bexyjh
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

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

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Duerds5
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

Date of experience: March 2018
3  Thank alan h
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

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank swareing
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!! 😉😊

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Scousa67
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

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Aoife E
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