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Black Boy

69 Guildhall St
Bury St Edmunds
IP33 1QD

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Opening Times

Monday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Tuesday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Wednesday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Thursday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Friday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Saturday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
SundayMidday - 4.00 pm
7.00 pm - 10.30 pm


Greene King

About the Pub

Single bar serving a large multi-area room. A small theatre upstairs was used to host occasional live performances until a few years ago.

Historic Interest

The building dates from the 17th century. Also listed at 64 Guildhall St. A report in the Ipswich Journal** in Mar 1820 states that : Sunday last died, Mrs Steggles. Wife of Mr Steggles, of the Black Boy Inn, Bury. A report in the Ipswich Journal*** on 11 Oct in 1837 states that : Wanted, as Servant, a Middle-aged Woman, with a good character, to manage a house, the family in which consists of 3. Apply to Mr HOLDEN, at the Black Boy, BSE A report in the Essex Standard** on Mar-23 in 1877 when John Pizzey was the landlord reports that : "John Pizzey was found guilty of receiving stolen malt to the value of £3 10s the property of Messers Greene & Son. He was given 6 months hard labour." Photographs of this pub and more historical information about it can be found at

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 3 regular beers.

  • Greene King --seasonal--
  • Greene King Abbot
  • Greene King IPA

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Black Boy, Bury St Edmunds


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Black Boy

69 Guildhall St
Bury St Edmunds
IP33 1QD

Sat Nav Reference

52.242261, 0.712164

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Bury St Edmunds

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