The Black Country Arms
  • High Street
    WS1 1QW
The Black Country Arms is a friendly and welcoming pub steeped in local history. The pub is situated on Walsall High Street and is renowned for a fantastic range of hand-pulled real ales and ciders.

Walsall CAMRA Pub of the Year

2009, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2015, 2017 and 2019

Walsall CAMRA Pub of the Year (Runners Up)

2012, 2014, 2016 and 2018

The recently refurbished Black Country Arms is one of Walsall's oldest pubs, dating back as far as 1627. The Grade II listed pub was formerly known as The Green Dragon and is now part of the expanding Black Country Ales chain.

This means that The Black Country Arms have no fewer than 16 different hand-pulls which feature a changing selection of cask ales and ciders from all over the UK. The Black Country Arms also serves a great range of continental bottled beers and refreshing fruit wines.

Those looking for a hearty meal or a light bite will be delighted with The Black Country Arms' extensive hot and cold food, which is available daily. The carefully selected menu showcases the pub's high quality dishes, which are available at great prices.

Although the pub is housed in what can only be described as an impressive, grand and striking building, owners Kim and Roy offer a warm and friendly welcome to customers new and old.


In addition to their ever-changing selection of real ales and ciders, The Black Country Arms also offer a great range of regular ales and ciders that are always available at the bar. This range includes Bradley's Finest Golden, Fireside Bitter, Pig On The Wall, Brew XI Best Bitter, Thatchers Cheddar Valley and Haymaker Gwynt Y Ddraig.

The electronic beer boards are working inside the pub but the Real Ale Finder App is a great way to find out what ales and ciders are on the BCA bar

Customers can choose from an excellent selection of continental beers such as Leffe, Timmermans and Affligem (to name but a few), as well as fruit wines from Lyme Bay Winery. Just some of the flavours include blackcurrant, cherry, ginger, peach and raspberry.

The Black Country Arms also serves a range of spirits, liquors, wines, malt whiskies, draught beers and ciders, soft drinks, juices and mixers.


The Black Country Arms serves a great range of hot and cold food, snacks and sandwiches from an extensive menu.

Just some of dishes available from the pub include:

Lamb's liver & roasted onions served with creamy mash and mushy or garden peas

Ploughman's Lunch served with cheddar cheese, pork pie, crusty bread and pickles

Steak & BCA's own Fireside Ale pie with chips and mushy or garden peas

Cheese, Onion and Potato Pie served with beans or salad

Cauliflower & Red Pepper Massala (V) with rice or chips & mini naan & poppadom

Jacket Potato with cheese, beans, tuna mayo, chilli con carne, chicken tikka masala or chickpea curry

All freshly prepared and cooked to order. 

You can also choose from a delicious selection of desserts, side orders and hot beverages.

To view lunch time menu - click here

Kitchen CLOSED all day : Bar snacks available.
TUESDAY & SUNDAY (Lunchtime only)
12:00 Noon to 3:30 pm
12:00 Noon to 3:30 pm
5:00 pm to 8:00 pm - Separate Evening Menu available.
Please Note: Last orders for food, 30 minutes before kitchen closes

Function Area

If you're looking for a private space as a venue for a party or special occasion, then the function area at The Black Country Arms could be perfect for you.

The function area is situated on the mezzanine floor which means you can enjoy privacy as well as the vibrant atmosphere of a busy local pub.

Even better, this function space can be provided completely free of charge, providing that you and guests purchase drinks from the bar. The Black Country Arms can also provide competitively priced catering to meet your requirements, or you can provide your own.

If you're interested in booking the function space simply contact Kim or Roy using the details below.

Opening Hours

Monday to Thursday - 11:00am - 11:00pm
Friday - 11:00am - 12:00am
Saturday - 12:00pm - 12:00am
Sunday - 12:00pm - 11:00pm

Contact Details

Visit Black Country Arms on High Street, Walsall, WS1 1QW or call the pub on 01922 640588.

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