New Year Refurbishment

For 2019, we're giving the Black Boy a fresh new 18th Century boutique free house look. For this work to be completed with the minimum fuss, we will be closed from Monday 7th January until Monday 21st January

We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.

Welcome to The Black Boy

A Cask Marque awarded real ale pub in Bricket Wood, Watford, Hertfordshire. Run by landlord Peter Dillingham and the team, we pride ourselves on serving a range of real ales in a friendly atmosphere.

We give you the best possible coverage for all your football and major sporting events. All our screens are HD on our state of the art audio visual system.

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Latest From The Black Boy

Golf Society

Our next Black Boy Golf Society day out is Friday 29th March 2019 @ Aldenham Golf Club

The J.M Electrical Winter Vase

coffee and bacon rolls on arrival,18 holes of golf & a light lunch

followed by prize giving at the Black Boy.

1st Tee 9.30am

MEMBERS £45.00       GUESTS £50.00

Funeral Wakes

Situated just 2 minutes from West Herts Crematorium and 5 minutes from North Watford Cemetery, with no hire charge, there's no venue better located to host a wake.

>Play Your Cards Right

Every Friday @ 6.45pm.

The jackpot currently stands at a cool £1600!!!!!!

£1 a strip could win you a small fortune.

>Live Music






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Opening Times

Our standard opening times. Please note these may vary for Christmas, New Year and other holidays. Check our latest news for details.

Monday - Thursday 12.00pm 11.00pm
Friday 12.00pm Midnight
Saturday 11.00am Midnight
Sunday 12.00pm 10.30pm

Christmas Opening Times

Christmas Eve (no tickets required) 12.00pm 12.00am
Christmas Day 12.00pm 2.30pm
Boxing Day 12.00pm 10.30pm
27th December 12.00pm 11.00pm
28th December 12.00pm 12.00am
29th December 12.00pm 12.00am
30th December 12.00pm 10.30pm
31st December (day) 12.00pm 5.00pm
31st December (evening - no tickets required) 8.00pm 1.00am
1st January 12.00pm 8.00pm

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