The Black Lion Lynsted

Family run free house and restaurant

The black lion is a family run Pub offering a very warm welcome. With freshly produced home cooked food and well kept local and national ales along with an excellent choice of wines.

Happy Hour

Tuesdays andย  Fridays
6pm – 7pm


See our weekday meal offers
Monday – Thursday


Beef, Chicken, Gammon & Lamb Shank
12pm and 5pm


The Black Lion is a family run free house and restaurant, offering a family, fun and comfortable atmosphere in located in the picturesque village of Lynsted.

`The Black Lion has a lovely beer garden, open fires, function room, plenty of parking, a pool table and most importantly a friendly atmosphere.


To make a booking, simply fill out our quick form and we’ll get right back to you.

Our aim is to provide traditional Pub Classics and daily specials which continually change to make use of locally sourced seasonal produce.

The Black Lion Sunday lunch always offers a choice of four meats, fresh vegetables and goose fat roast potatoes. We also offer a homemade vegetarian option and can cater for gluten free and other requirements, just ask us. We strongly advise you book to avoid disappointment.

We serve popular local beers and ales including Goachers. These, along with popular national beers and lagers are kept in excellent condition in our cellar. We have an excellent selection of whiskey and ginal plus we serve quality wines (by the glass as well as by the bottle) at a fair and competitive price.





  • positive review  Had a fantastic meal here last night (Valentine's Day menu). Both hubby and I thoroughly enjoyed the fillet steak, it was the best we've eaten in a long time. We will definitely be returning

    thumb Jacquie Sharp
    February 15, 2019
  • positive review  Great food, we've been three times and never been disappointed , lovely place

    thumb Garry Allen
    January 24, 2019
  • positive review  Had a fantastic Christmas Meal with you on Thursday. It was a very big group but the food came out to us hot and delicious. Your waitressing staff did a great job too x

    thumb Katie Sheehan
    December 16, 2018
  • positive review  A really welcoming friendly pub with good food and great service ๐Ÿ˜Š been here a few times and had something different every time, never been disappointed

    thumb Jo Apps
    November 15, 2018
  • positive review  great friendly pub great atmosphere and great bar staff very good range of food and best roast potatoes. had many a happy Sunday afternoon with my mates up there great pub etc

    thumb Tony Jennings
    November 1, 2018
  • positive review  Amazing roast dinner for 12 people !! Delicious ๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿผ couple of comments around the table โ€œ they were the best roast potatoes Iโ€™ve ever eaten โ€œ and โ€œ that brownie was the best Iโ€™ve had โ€œ !!! Thank you for a lovely traditional family meal out xx

    thumb Debbie Swain
    October 28, 2018
  • positive review  just finished a fab roast! make sure you book because they are always busy. staff are so polite and service is amazing. thank-you black lion xx

    thumb Lesley Beal
    October 21, 2018
  • positive review  good food and brilliant hosts

    thumb Paul Grunk Wells
    October 20, 2018
  • positive review  awesome place great food awesome staff and service Hell. yeah

    thumb Steve Fitzsimmons
    October 4, 2018
  • positive review  Great for special occasion s just had our grandsons christening nothing was to much trouble,fantastic food.

    thumb Michelle Eldrett-frampton
    September 24, 2018


Call Us

01795 521 229

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The St, Lynsted, Sittingbourne, ME9 0RJ

Opening Hours

Mon: 11:00 – 23:30
Tue: 11:00 – 23:30
Wed: 11:00 – 23:30
Thur: 11:00 – 23:30
Fri: 11:00 – 23:30
Sat: 11:00 – 23:30
Sun: 12:00 – 22:30