The Black Horse at Ireland

The Black Horse , Ireland, Near Shefford, United Kingdom, SG17 5QL
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Food Served Daily:
Monday – Thursday 12pm – 2:30 pm & 6:15 pm – 9:30 pm
Friday & Saturday 12pm – 2:30 pm & 6pm – 9.45pm
Sunday 12 pm – 5pm

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Private Dining
  • Free WiFi
  • Outdoor Seating
  • Families and Children Welcome

About The Black Horse at Ireland

Built in the 17th century, The Black Horse is an award-winning, traditional inn set in the small hamlet of Ireland, Bedfordshire. This family owned and run pub/restaurant has built up an excellent reputation for providing outstanding fresh food, cooked by talented chefs, served by friendly and attentive staff in relaxed and comfortable surroundings.

Parties of 8 or more
All parties of 8 or more must be booked direct with The Black Horse either by phoning 01462 811398 or filling out the ‘contact’ form. A deposit will be required.

Celebrations at The Black Horse
If you are celebrating a special occasion please fill in the ‘Special requests’ box on the ‘Completing your booking’ page when making an online reservation, remembering to include;

Occasion – birthday, anniversary etc
Name of person(s) celebrating
Age/no. of years (if applicable)
this will help us to personalise your special meal at The Black Horse.

Cuisine: British
Dress Code: Smart Casual
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Visited On Thursday, 06 May 2021

Thank you, lovely service.

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Visited On Thursday, 06 May 2021

Best sticky toffee pudding ever!!

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Visited On Thursday, 06 May 2021

Our first visit, will certainly return. Because of Lockdown we had to eat outside, hence, 4/5 for atmosphere, but the pub had obviously made suceesssful efforts to make the outside attractive.

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Visited On Thursday, 06 May 2021

Excellent food and polite, professional and welcoming staff. Will be visiting again soon.

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Visited On Thursday, 06 May 2021

Excellent experience

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Visited On Thursday, 06 May 2021

First class as usual

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Visited On Thursday, 06 May 2021

The level of service from every member of staff is quite outstanding and makes every visit such a pleasure.

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Visited On Saturday, 01 May 2021

Loved the food. Can’t wait to come back once indoors is open.

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Visited On Sunday, 02 May 2021

Very welcoming on arrival and brilliant service throughout. Complements to the chef for a delicious trio of meats Sunday roast! Will definitely be back soon.

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Visited On Sunday, 02 May 2021

Fantastic all round experience , look forward to visiting for a Covid free indoor experience.

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Visited On Sunday, 02 May 2021

Lovely meal. We had the roast lamb which melted in your mouth. It was set up very well with the covid restrictions. Service was very good as expected. Fabulous time and Meal

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Visited On Sunday, 02 May 2021

Lovely venue and great food and service, we hope you keep the gazebos after the restrictions are lifted as they'd make a great addition to your outdoor eating!!

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Visited On Sunday, 02 May 2021

Excellent food, location and service. Highly recommend.

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Visited On Friday, 30 April 2021

I had the ribeye steak which was the best I have had ! The patio is very sheltered & a great sun trap. Service is excellent, cant wait for my next visit !

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Visited On Saturday, 01 May 2021

Brilliant meal in outdoor dining

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Visited On Saturday, 01 May 2021

Despite having to sit outside we were given excellent service and food as good as ever ...thankyou

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Visited On Saturday, 01 May 2021

Lovely food.

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Visited On Friday, 30 April 2021

We always enjoy the food and friendly service at The Black Horse. We will be back soon!

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Visited On Saturday, 01 May 2021

Had a lovely early evening birthday meal with my family. Service fantastic and attentive, food brilliant, had fish and chips which was the best I have had for a long time! Really great with a nice ambience!

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Visited On Saturday, 01 May 2021

Such friendly helpful staff.

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Visited On Saturday, 01 May 2021

Had an great meal at The Black Horse. My only comment would be that I feel my main meal lacked a salad or some green vegetables. I had the pulled lamb pitta. It was delicious but I feel a small side salad or lettuce inside the pita would have elevated this.

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Visited On Saturday, 01 May 2021

Great meal very well taken care of

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Visited On Friday, 30 April 2021

So happy the Black Horse is open again! Fabulous lunch as always. Thanks Darren & Team

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Visited On Friday, 30 April 2021

Lovely meal , just very strange circumstances.... good set up

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Visited On Friday, 30 April 2021

Thoroughly enjoyed our lunch at The Black Horse with friends. Food and staff were excellent and the Covid measures in place made us feel very safe. Would definitely recommend.

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