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The Black Boy

) #16 of 21 Restaurants in Knowle $$ - $$$ , British,
Warwick Road, Knowle, Solihull B93 0EB, England
+44 1564 772655
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good23%
  • Average14%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible18%
Travellers talk about
“steak pie” (11 reviews)
“fresh fish” (7 reviews)
“play area” (16 reviews)
Closes in 28 min
11:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Warwick Road, Knowle, Solihull B93 0EB, England
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1 - 10 of 564 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Having travelled down from Yorkshire to meet friends. We had researched for a pub with a gluten free menu. Although you can't book on a Sunday we arrived at 12 to find a table. Amazing choice for gluten free and even gluten free chips which...More

Thank Kate I
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Holidaying on the canal, we dropped in at the Black Boy. Always hard to pick the right place to stop, but this time we hit the nail on the head! Really nice food, and good sized plateful. I had hunters chicken, and it was very...More

Thank Peterpacey
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Met my friend here for dinner, lovely location and the staff were very attentive. However the food was bland, I ordered fish without batter and that is exactly what I got, no herby butter or rolled lemon and dill just big and bland. The chips...More

Thank Denise S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went early as it gets very busy. Had lamb shank roast and it was faultless. Not the cheapest at £13.45 but well worth it. Had to buy food and drinks separately as using cash so if it was busy would be a pain having to...More

Thank kim492
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Midweek, lunch time visit. Very well located on the canal side in rural Warwickshire. Nice setting. The staff were very friendly and welcoming. The garden area is adjacent to the canal, and a children's play area is also situated in the garden. Very spacious both...More

Thank Rob1815
Reviewed 1 week ago

Brilliant location, childs play area, food is very good and very cheap considering the portions, which are large .. 5 stars

Thank Jan A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good size pub restaurant with large garden next to canal. Had been recommended by a friend. Drinks reasonably priced. Food average prices. Ribeye Steak £14. Steak Pie £9. Steak tender but quite fatty. Pie had lots of meat but average on taste. Chips Not good...More

Thank jch110
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took the Mother in law here for Her Birthday with the Wife and Son,the food was outstanding and the Staff were very friendly and helpful, the pub is in a beautiful place after the meal and few drinks we had a stroll along the canal...More

Thank daniel d
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have visited this restaurant twice, once on a Friday evening with my family and I had the steak. Everything tasted basic it was like the chefs favoured quantity over quality. So I definitely would not recommend going for a nice evening meal their. However...More

1  Thank danaccrossthetable
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First time we have been here, it was a lovely surprise how nice it was, such a prettyvgarden greets you when you get there. Full of gorgeous flowers! The pub itself was lovely too. We sat in the garden at the rear which runs alongside...More

Thank HazelC288
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Questions & Answers
tony h
5 October 2016|
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Response from Dave P | Reviewed this property |
The menu is on the website
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Colin S
7 August 2016|
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Response from Sue19402014 | Reviewed this property |
I think so, look up their menus on their website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Warwick Road, Knowle, Solihull B93 0EB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Solihull  >  Knowle
  • Phone Number: +44 1564 772655
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