Our Story

We are on a journey. A journey that crosses several continents and involves family, friends running bars and restaurants overseas, our suppliers,  and our team here at The Dark Horse. For all of us it’s personal and we want you to share our passion. We want to serve you great food, beer, wine and spirits, day in, day out…

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Our Food

Here is the tale of the meat on your plate; we buy all our meat from award winning butchers Joseph Morris. Their story is a special one: a third generation family business that offers the trace-ability, tradition and terrific quality we demand. Farm, abattoir, shop, all on one site in the Leicestershire countryside, not too far from Birmingham.

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Our Entertainment


All to the soundtrack of some of the best musicians and artists in the land.

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Our Other Pubs


Like it here? Why not try our other pubs?

The Prince of Wales
The British Oak

The Dark Horse
145 Alcester Road
B13 8JP
☏ 0121 449 6300
Opening Times:
Mon-Tues: 12pm–11pm
Wed-Thur: 12pm-12am
Fri: 12pm–2am
Sat: 12pm–2am
Sun: 12pm–12am