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The Black Lion Pub

Consall Forge | Wetley Rocks, Stoke-on-Trent ST9 0AJ, England
+44 1782 550294
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible11%
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“beef” (13 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
Consall Forge | Wetley Rocks, Stoke-on-Trent ST9 0AJ, England
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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

We’ve just visited the pub for lunch and it’s an absolute gem! The menu has the most amazing baps filled with delights such as beef in gravy and Cumberland sausage. They are utterly delicious and the portions plentiful. The beers are superb with a good...More

1  Thank finchaa
Reviewed 29 December 2017

Nine of us walked to the pub hungry and ready for a hearty meal....a bit of a Christmas tradition for our family. We arrived to be told that there would be no food served today....ok, hugely disappointing...but then we discovered that due to the bad...More

2  Thank Mand4
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Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Was told to try this place by friends! It’s a pretty little pub in a lovely setting on the side of a Canal and Wier. They have a great range of beers and ciders, and we were welcomed by chickens roaming freely outside and a...More

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Reviewed 22 October 2017

We arranged to meet 2 other couples for lunch at this pub. The first thing to say is trust your satnav, you will find it eventually! When you do it's well worth the journey off the main roads. Apart from a few locals this pub...More

1  Thank WiltshireWesties2016
Reviewed 12 October 2017

After walking miles it was great to come across this very welcoming pub. We only stopped a short while for some refreshments before continuing on our way. But found it to be a very pleasant stop. Hope to return in the future.

Thank Robert T
Reviewed 10 October 2017

4 of us on a Caldon Canal trip had an evening drink and meal here. It's a really nice retreat - off the beaten path - and with a small friendly group of locals. The barlady was also very friendly, and chatty, and we all...More

1  Thank shirlham
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We had a great lunch time here. We travelled on the first train of the day. On the way back we got off and went to the pub for lunch, catching the last train back. It's an old fashioned pub, its not plastic. It serves...More

1  Thank Choirman09
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Traditional pub the other side of the Caldon canal and a steam railway CAMRA and good supply of gunshots - food is cheap but still okay quality. Service a bit slow especially at the bar I was advised to book but wasn't busy

Thank John M
Reviewed 3 September 2017

I recently took a walking group of 21 people to the Churnet Valley for a days walking. The stop at the delightful Black Lion was the 'icing on the cake' after a superb walk enjoying the delights of this unspoiled part of the world. Considering...More

1  Thank neil k
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Tucked away in the Churnet Valley the Black Lion at Consall has stood still in time like the steam train and canal barges that grace her front door, Red quarry tile floor, wooden benches and free range chickens roaming the beer garden give real nostalgia...More

1  Thank Daveshent
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Kerry S
17 October 2016|
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There is no accomodation unless you want to camp
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Consall Forge | Wetley Rocks, Stoke-on-Trent ST9 0AJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Stoke-on-Trent
  • Phone Number: +44 1782 550294
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