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Northumberland National Park, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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Reviewed September 29, 2016 via mobile

Dined here on a recommendation and was not disappointed. What looks like a typical thatched roofed country pub (it is!) just off a main road through Shipston on Stour. A warm welcome from the gentleman behind the bar we found our selves directed in to the cosy Thai restaurant attached. The food and service was outstanding. The menu just right... More 

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Thank DavyLee
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4 reviews
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Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

Superb Thai meal in a lovely thatched pub with great ales. Quirky but couldn't rate highly enough! Staff were impeccable and friendly, dogs are allowed and both the food and real ales were lovely. Really didn't expect this bizarre combination to work but it did! We will be back.

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Thank AdaClair
Oxford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed November 3, 2015

What 'Baggie' does best !! Taken a wonderful old pub, off the beaten track and turned it into something of character. Wonderful choice of proper beer and the Thai Restaurant if you want something different, is well worth a visit; enjoy !

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1 Thank JohnNerding
Bristol
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96 reviews
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Reviewed January 12, 2014

My partner and I spent the weekend in Shipton on Stour, at the George hotel, and went for a stroll around the town on the Friday afternoon. After stumbling over the Black Horse (its not the easiest of places to find) we were delighted to find an authentuic 'olde worlde inn' with a good selection of real ales, a real... More 

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3 Thank foxcherrett
Gloucestershire
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60 reviews
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Reviewed October 25, 2013

Found ourselves in the area on Friday evening without a booking. Lovely staff soon accommodated us and the food was excellent quality. Really enjoyed our 2 course Thai buffet for £15.95 a head in this quaint little pub with lovely atmosphere.

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2 Thank GloucestershireGirl
Warwickshire
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Reviewed October 12, 2013 via mobile

What can I say! So glad we have discovered this place. The food was fantastic. Beautifully cooked, succulent and tender meat, sauces full of flavour and spices without being overpowering or stuffed with msg. Service was spot on. Relaxed friendly atmosphere. Very reasonable prices. All in all - fab! We'll be back!

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2 Thank MungoPungo
Stourbridge, United Kingdom
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Reviewed June 29, 2013

Called for Saturday lunch for a drink and decided to stop for their Thai lunch. The pub itself is quaint and old with a good selection of beers and wines, the staff went out of their way to be friendly. The thai meal itself was second to none although you could have the special lunch of starter and a main... More 

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1 Thank rosie194
UK
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6 hotel reviews
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Reviewed May 4, 2013 via mobile

This pub is absolutely incredible. The staff are amazing. The thai food is PROPER. not some westernised crap that they THINK we want to eat, its legit. The beers are proper ale. The lager is cold. You cannot go wring here. The shiznit.

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2 Thank osaka-bumano
Ilmington, United Kingdom
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Reviewed October 12, 2012

Referred to as The Hidden Gem - WoW! Lovely old pub, thatched, flagstone floors, friendly people and great staff! Had a fantastic lunch deal of Thai food - not what you would expect in this setting but beautiful fresh and tasty food. A hidden gem that really shouldn't be hidden!

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Berkhamsted, United Kingdom
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Reviewed September 4, 2012 via mobile

We went for a drink at lunchtime in this beautiful thatched pub and had a shared Thai mixed starter as a light lunch. It was so good that we booked for a full meal in the evening. Tiny restaurant which only seats twenty or so, so best to book. Wonderful authentic Thai food at very low prices, and presented excellently.... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Black Horse is "The Hidden Thatched Gem" of Shipston being the oldest pub in Shipston and the only remaining Freehouse. Offering a wonderful selection of Cask Ales and Ciders and now benefitting from the arrival of The Black Horse Thai Restaurant serving fresh authentic Thai food . Lovely outside Beer Garden and two quintessentially ancient English Bars and seperate restaurant ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Black Horse Inn

Address: Station Road | Shipston on Stour, Shipston on Stour CV36 4BT, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cotswolds > Shipston on Stour
Hotel Class:3 star — The Black Horse Inn 3*
Also Known As:
The Black Horse Hotel Shipston On Stour
The Black Horse Inn Shipston On Stour, Warwickshire
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“As a hotel, a typical B&B budget type of accomodation but, as a local pub and restaurant with a good choice of real beer - wonderful.”
 of 5 bubbles JohnNerding, Nov 3, 2015 | Read review
“Not a B & B but still great location :)”
 of 5 bubbles Lalionrouge, Oct 12, 2012 | Read review
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