Situated just minutes from the M4, The Black Boy in Shinfield makes an ideal meeting place. We pride ourselves on delivering fantastic food with great friendly service and are working hard during these unusual times to make your visit a happy, comfortable and safe experience.
Our stunning stretch tent offers cover over our large patio garden, with fire-pit, stunning outdoor covered seating known as The Cowshed and three gorgeous outdoor Dining Pods – book a table Under the Tent or in one of our Dining Pods using our online booking system.
Our delicious menu now offers a selection of your pub favourites with a few new dishes and Chef’s Specials for you to enjoy, complimented with a great wine list from around the world and a new Veggie & Vegan Menu and N.G.C.I Menu (non gluten containing ingredients. ) We have added a few new things to our Children’s Menu and our delicious Sunday Roasts are now served until 9pm every Sunday; something for everyone.
“I was lucky enough to have dinner today under these difficult challenging trading conditions. I thought your staff were sensible and thoroughly positive in their attitude towards working with respect to the social distancing. Food was amazing too! ”
“Superb service, would thoroughly recommend. ”
“Lovely pub, friendly staff and great food! ”
“Had a family Sunday lunch here - was one of the tastiest and largest Sunday roast dinners we have eaten anywhere. Tasty, well cooked and presented and lots of vegetables. Friendly and efficient staff. Good range of real ales. ”
“Good range of real ales and also there is a small but excellent wine list. Nice outdoor space for the summer and inside it very relaxing. ”