User name:

Password:

Login


Sign in with Facebook


Not already a member?
Join our community and - Rate & review pubs - Upload pictures - Add events JOIN for free NOW


Chat about:
Yet another list with Tris39 on the Pub Forum

Picture of Penny Black
Image posted by Graham Coombs
Submitted on Monday, 12th February 2024
With picture contributions to 5157 other pubs
View all this pub's pictures (11 more images)
Only members may add pictures, click to receive free membership

Penny Black, Sheffield

Pond Hill
Sheffield
S1 2BG
Correct details

Pub Type

Greene King

Served areas

Reviews of Penny Black (Average Rating: 5 of 10) Add Review see review guidelines

Please Note: This review is over a year old.


Will Larter left this review about Penny Black

There are now two hand pumps on the bar here, with Old Speckled Hen and Greene King IPA available. The IPA was in reasonable condition, though it's not a beer that anyone could get enthusiastic about. At just £1.35 for a half pint I suppose it would be churlish to complain. I watched some of the World Cup cricket on the TV while supping it, so I suppose that, despite a slightly short measure in my glass, I got my money's worth all right.

On 18th June 2019 - rating: 5
[User has posted 3905 recommendations about 3621 pubs]


Please Note: This review is over a year old.


Al Bundy left this review about Penny Black

A fairly generic modernish town centre boozer. An open plan place with a central U-shaped bar and the usual basic seating set around it. Lots of tellies showing horsey horsey nonsense. No real ale so you'd be much better off walking to the Old Queens nearby.

On 6th April 2018 - rating: 5
[User has posted 3487 recommendations about 3390 pubs]


Please Note: This review is over a year old.


Will Larter left this review about Penny Black

Handy for the bus station, but if the Queens Head had not been temporarily closed for refurbishment I doubt I'd have come here at all. There's a few steps from street level, leading straight into the large room with its horseshoe-shaped bar in the centre. No real ale, so I had a Ruddles Smooth, just £1.79 a pint, which apart from being very cold tasted much the same as its cask equivalent, i.e. of very little. There are three TV screens, which was handy as I wanted to watch a couple of races from the Cheltenham festival; also a pool table. It was quite busy for a Tuesday afternoon, so they're clearly hitting someone's button, but this is not my sort of pub at all.

On 12th March 2013 - rating: 5
[User has posted 3905 recommendations about 3621 pubs]


View more reviews of Penny Black (4)
External web links for Penny Black

Pubs Galore is not responsible for the content of external internet sites.

Pub location see interactive map of local area
Map location corrected by Bucking Fastard
Sheffield, 0.32 miles, 6 min walk (show)
Darnall, 2.79 miles, 53 min walk (show)
Meadowhall, 3.9 miles, 1 hr 15 min walk (show)
Latest updates View all updates for Penny Black, Sheffield
17th Mar 2024, 11:40
Picture submitted by Old Boots approved
 
17th Mar 2024, 11:14
Picture submitted by Old Boots

Pub Details

Pub details supplied by members of this site to the best of their knowledge. Please check with pub directly before making a special trip.

  • Accommodation : No last updated 11 February 2023 by paulof horsham
  • Car Park : No last updated 27 July 2013 by Will Larter
  • Child Friendly : Yes last updated 11 February 2023 by paulof horsham
  • Dog Friendly : Yes last updated 11 February 2023 by paulof horsham
  • Hot Food : Yes last updated 18 June 2019 by Will Larter
  • Live TV Sports : Yes last updated 18 June 2019 by Will Larter
  • Micropub : No last updated 11 February 2023 by paulof horsham
  • Pool Table : Yes last updated 18 June 2019 by Will Larter
  • Real Ale : Yes last updated 18 June 2019 by Will Larter
  • Real Cider : No last updated 18 June 2019 by Will Larter
  • Wheelchair Access : No last updated 18 June 2019 by Will Larter
  • WiFi : Yes last updated 11 February 2023 by paulof horsham
Local pubs

Icon Key: Picture Recommendation Rating Closed