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Sister Pub: The Red Lion Hinxton

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Annual Fathers’ Day Beer Festival : Thurs 13th – Sun 16th June 2019

Pint of Beer (or two?)
Thursday 13th – Sunday 16th June
Annual Fathers’ Day Beer Festival Weekend
– celebrating at The Black Bull all the great East Anglian draught beers on our doorstep
– a weekend of theatre, music and beer – what is there not to like?

Pint of Theatre – returns Thursday 13th June with James Rowland at The Black Bull Balsham

“Pint of Theatre” – a private Edinburgh Festival soirée in the intimate setting of our restaurant Thursday 13th June Black Bull Balsham “Team Viking” with James Rowland from Tangram Theatre brought to us by Inn Crowd £25 – pre-booked Two Course Dinner & Theatre Performance £5 – performance only, booked in advance (full a la carte menuContinue Reading

Black Bull Sunday Lunch – a touch of Velvet

Velvet Magazine honoured us with a visit this month and seemed to think we were on the right track …see our review here.

Privacy Policy

In line with  the new General Data Protection Regulation coming into effect 25th May 2018,  we have accordingly updated our Privacy Policy. This clarifies everything you might want to know about the how, what, why, where etc we collect personal data, including your rights.

Speciality Ales

Alongside our own Red & Black Ale we have a great selection of craft beer.  Most frequent favourites are Woodforde’s Wherry and Adnams Bitter. Other regulars include beers from such local breweries as Crafty Beers, Brandon Brewery and Nethergate.

Weddings & Parties

The Black Bull is now available for weddings and party hire.

The Red Lion

Visit our Sister pub, The Red Lion in Hinxton


Red and Black Dining

Our services are being increasingly sought after for private events, whether for a private party in one of our pubs or a special event at home or nearby private venue.