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The Black Horse

) #2 of 11 Restaurants in Boldon $$ - $$$ , British,
Rectory Bank | West Boldon, Boldon NE36 0QQ, England
+44 191 536 1814
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good22%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
18 May 2017
“Lovely birthday lunch!”
10 Apr 2017
“Chilled out and quirky”
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rectory Bank | West Boldon, Boldon NE36 0QQ, England
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Reviewed yesterday

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

Thank Lunchtime837
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago 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 18 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
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Lovely food and fab service in very quirky surroundings. Arrived mid afternoon for lunch, I was amazed by the surroundings, spent so long looking at all the different pieces on walls, tables and ceilings. Such a talking point. Fab. The tomato and sweet potato soup...More

Thank curlyhairjill
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Visited on Easter Monday, amazing decor!! Very eclectic. The food was excellent, I had the cod loin with capers and it was delicious and my partner had penne pasta which was also delicious a very pleasant experience.

Thank june r
Reviewed 13 April 2017

A first time visit that will not be the last , very relaxed atmosphere and many quirky odds'n'sods to view , food and service immaculate and very well priced , the staff very accepting of our ' noisy ' party. Many thanks.

Thank Baz R
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

The surroundings are very eclectic and you find yourself pointing strange/odd things out to your party, but strangely it works. The most enjoyable part of the evening was the food which was incredible and at £10 for soup and a main course it as also...More

Thank Julie T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
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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