The Black Boy, Warwick Road, Knowle, Solihull, B93 OEB

Black Boy Crown

Welcome to the famous

Rigby’s Black Boy

Family friendly, serving traditional fayre set within beautiful grounds alongside the Grand Union Canal


Group bookings welcome Discover our menus
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Important update

A message from the Owners

We know the situation with COVID-19 has a lot of people worried and we hope that you and your family are as well as can be expected in these uncertain times.

We feel it’s important to share what we are doing to support our team our partners and our local communities over coming weeks and months and how we can continue to support you our customers.

Keep our pub and restaurant clean and our customers & team safe.

We are still open where possible and functioning as normally as we can. We’re being extra vigilant with our health and safety procedures and continue to monitor the situation very carefully.

Our team are also paying even greater attention to thoroughly cleaning all tables condiment stands door handles menus crockery cutlery and glasses. The well-being of our customers and team is the highest priority for us and we are closely monitoring all Government and NHS guidelines in dealing with the situation.

We will make the necessary arrangements for those who need to self-isolate for medical reasons providing flexibility within our rotas where ever we can to enable our teams to support their families and friends and sharing the most up to date information and guidance as it emerges.

Keeping you informed.

As you know the situation is changing very quickly so we will make sure we keep you up-to-date with any changes on our website and through our social media channels.

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Our Family &

Our history

Pubs across England called The Black Boy are generally named after King Charles II. It was a nickname coined by his mother because of the darkness of his skin and eyes.

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We're hiring

We are on the look out for experienced Bar Staff, working hours to suit you and plenty of benefits. If this sounds interesting then please get in touch. We look forward to welcoming you into our family.

Apply within or call us on: 01564 772 655

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The Famous Black Boy

Opening hours

Bar opening times

Monday - Saturday: 11:00am - 11:00pm

Sunday: 12:00pm - 10:30pm


Food is served

Monday - Saturday: 12:00pm - 10:00pm

Sunday: 12:00pm - 10:00pm

Call today for reservations: 01564 772 655 or just pop in and see us.