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The Black Horse Restaurant & Bar

2 Top Street, Appleby Magna DE12 7AH, England
+44 1530 273957
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“faggots” (2 reviews)
“pudding” (4 reviews)
“pizza” (4 reviews)
Closes in 28 min
4:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
$$ - $$$
2 Top Street, Appleby Magna DE12 7AH, England
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Reviewed September 23, 2017 via mobile

Called in for lunch on a Saturday. The batter on my wife's fish was beautifully thin and the fish itself was excellent. I had faggots which were home made and very tasty. Definitely worth a detour off the motorway.

1  Thank Mark M
Reviewed September 8, 2017 via mobile

I'm so pleased that the Black Horse in Appleby Magna is open again. It's a lovely, friendly pub and a nice place to go for a meal. Myself and my husband booked a table for a Saturday evening, (it's a small restaurant so best to...More

3  Thank Burn-Rubber-1969
Reviewed September 3, 2017

Visited this pub when we found that the cook from Queens at Kings Newton had taken over the pub. We were all more than pleased with our meals . Fish and chips are superb as they always were at the Queens. All the staff were...More

1  Thank Magaret E
Reviewed September 2, 2017 via mobile

The pub is under new management since the end of August so there are still changes taking place. The fixed price lunch menu is fairly small but after 2 visits we have not been disappointed with our choices. The food is well cooked and the...More

2  Thank Lucky13s
Reviewed August 31, 2017

After going to a Pub which i do not want to name, i recently found out that the previous chief has moved to this establishment. The food was so worth the money and the staff that works there are exceptional

1  Thank chufferwakeman69
Reviewed August 24, 2017 via mobile

Had Sunday lunch food was excellent and service brilliant Thanks to Julie and staff Will definitely be back😀

4  Thank Stuart G
Reviewed August 23, 2017 via mobile

Really pleased to see the pub back open . Would recommend using it so we don't lose it . Nice and cosy . Friendly staff and good food , can't wait to see more on the menu !

4  Thank Kaggy45
Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

We (2 adults and 2 children) were the first booking on opening night. Wow! Fantastic food and friendly service. We all had steaks, cooked perfectly! accompanied with triple cooked chips and salad. We had just enough room for pudding! The kids had chocolate brownie explosions...More

6  Thank DeanTSF
Reviewed August 3, 2016

Times do change and Wayne & Dawn have refined their food offering to include homemade pasta salads, wood fired pizzas and homemade desserts to both eat in or take-away. My chance return visit in August was again met by a f-a-b-u-l-o-u -s welcome from both...More

1  Thank Peter B
Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

We chose this place having been disappointed with a previous pub. The food rating on the door said it was a 5, but the choice on the menu was pasta or pizza. We asked if they could provide alternative food but they couldn't so we...More

1  Thank David H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $33
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Takeout, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
11:45 AM - 11:45 PM
11:45 AM - 11:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Top Street, Appleby Magna DE12 7AH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Appleby Magna
  • Phone Number: +44 1530 273957
  • E-mail
Appleby Magna in Leicestershire, is listed in the Domesday book. In the heart of this picturesque village lies a lovingly restored 16th century grade II listed building, The Black Horse. The Black Horse is a very friendly welcoming pub that serves excellent food which is locally sourced, fresh fish is delivered daily. We have two comfortable dining rooms that can be hired for special occasions. they are perfect for family gatherings and small parties in a warm atmosphere.
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