Join us as we celebrate 650 years of service!

From August 31st – 9th September we celebrate the pubs 650th year of service. Details and tickets to all events can be found here.

Opening Hours

Monday – Thursday: 12:00 pm – 12:00 am
Food service until 9:00 pm

Friday – Saturday: 12:00 pm – 1:00am

Food service until 9:00pm on Friday & 8:00 pm on Saturday

Sunday: 12:00 am – 10:00 pm
Food service until 6:00 pm

Sandwiches

Our sandwiches come in ciabatta rolls in three different sizes: Single, half and full. Dine alone, split a half or share a full with friends.

OC Deli

s: £5.00 - h: £9.00 - f: £16:00

Three cured meats, Manchego cheese, hot mustard, blush tomatoes, lettuces & Mrs Elwood Dill pickle

Ultimate Steak

s: £5.50 - h: £9.95 - f: £16:50

Beer soaked beef rump steak, wild mushrooms, unpasteurised stilton, meat juices, aioli & lettuce

Greek Goddess (V)

s: £4.75 - h: £8.75 - f: £14:00

Barrelled feta, thyme over honey, toasted pecan nuts, lettuce & goddess herb dressing

Cheeky Fish Finger

s: £4.95 - h: £8.50 - f: £14:75

Smoked crispy cod cheeks scampi, chunky tartar salad relish, Applewood cheddar & lettuce

Falafel (V)

s: £4.75 - h: £8.75 - f: £14:00

Roast beetroot and orange falafel, white bean fava, roast peppers and lettuce

Pea & Ham

s: £4.95 - h: £8.50 - f: £15:50

Jimmy Butters maple cured pork rib eye. With a pea, mint & mustard pesto, aged cheddar & lettuce

Burgers

Our burgers are made using two cuts of beef, minced to our own unique recipes. All burgers come with fat chips and a side.

OC Burger

£8.50 - Double up: £2.00 - Bacon: 0.50

Beef patty, drippy cheese, lettuce, tomato & onion comes with chips and slaw

Hawaiian

£8.50 - Double up: £2.00

Beef patty, pineapple bacon jam, smoked Applewood & drippy cheese and lettuce

Spaniard

£8.50 - Double up: £2.00 - Bacon: 0.50

Beef patty, all chorizo chilli sauce, Manchego & drippy cheese, lettuce & tomato

Mexican

£8.75 - Double up: £2.00 - Bacon: 0.50

Buttermilk chicken breast. With nachos, guacamole, fresh salsa, sour cream, drippy cheese, lettuces & pickled chilli’s

Greek Halloumi (V)

£8.50 - Double up: £2.00

Crispy fried halloumi, white bean & rosemary fava, fried green tomatoes, avocado smash & lettuce

Upgrade to sweet potato fries

£1.50

Pub Classics

Pie & Mash

£7.95

House made pie, with butter mash potatoes, braised spiced red cabbage & proper gravy. See specials board for llings

Fish, Chips & Peas

£8.45

Pedigree ale & herb battered cod, fat chips, proper mushy peas, chunky tartar relish & lemon

Steak, Frites Au Poivre

£13.95

Rump steak, fat chips & cracked black pepper, at mushroom, roast tomato & cognac meat juice

Bacon, Cabbage & Colcannon

£7.95

Jimmy Butler’s apple cured gammon, cabbage, glazed carrots herbs & spring onion mash, served with parsley sauce

Sweet Potato & Plantain Curry (V)

£7.95

Jamaican curry with coconut rice, flatbread and fresh mango

Spaghettini (V)

Weekly flavour always vegetarian. House made pasta with seasonal filling and sauces. Check out our specials board for more information.

Desserts

Chocolate Delice

£4.25

Semi freddo, berries & hot sea salted fudge sauce

Snicker Bokker Glory

£4.25

Peanut butter, toffee & chocolate fudge ice cream

Crumble & Ice Cream

£4.25

Semi freddo, berries & hot sea salted fudge sauce

Banana Pancakes

£4.25

Maple ice cream with pistachio

Garden Leaf

£2.00

Skinny Fries

£2.00

Sweet Potato Fries

£2.50

Fat Chips

£2.00

Bar Snacks

Crispy Chicken Wings by the Kilo

£9.95

Crispy Chicken wings by the kilo, Chipotle BBQ or Chinese salt & pepper

Falafel (V)

£3.95

Beetroot & spice chickpea falafel curry relish & fava dip

House Saussage Roll

£3.00

Daily Flavour -sauces & crispy pig skin

Cod Cheek Scampi

£3.95

Served with lemon & bloody Mary dip

Frittas (V)

£3.45

Goats cheese, herb & blush tomato fritters with basil pesto & leaves

Potato Skins (V)

£8.50 - Double up: £2.00 - bacon: 0.50

Topped with wild mushroom, stilton & Pinenut butter

Croquettes

£8.50

Jimmy's farm smoked pork & Applewood cheese croquettes, smoked paprika aioli

Warm Bread with choice of dip

All £8.50

White bean & rosemary fava
Piquito pepper & feta puree
Marinated stone in olives
Aubergine caviar
Green goddess dip

Warm Breads

A selection of warm breads with herd butter and your choice of the following.

Marinated Olives

£2.50

White Bean & Rosemary Fava

£2.50

Aubergine Caviar

£2.50

Green Goddess

£2.50

Fetta, Herb & Piquilla pepper Puree

£2.50

Starters

Soup De Jour, Sour Dough & Herb Butter

£3.50

Stilton Blushed Tomato & Pine nut Tart, Green Leaves.

£3.95

Black Pudding, Crispy Bacon & Quail Egg Salad

£3.95

Black PuSmoked Maple Gammon& Apple Cheddar Croquette, Tomato & Herb Salad

£3.45

Mains

All come with Roast potatoes, thyme honey parsnips, greens, carrots, yorkie pudd & meat juices.

Chicken

£9.50

Roast chicken supreme, pork sage & onion stuffing, bread sauce

Belly Pork

£9.50

Belly pork, toffee apple sauce & crackling

Beef

£9.50

Roast rump of beef, fresh horseradish & chive cream

Veggie

£9.50

Chestnut, butter nut squash & bean roast served with veggie gravy

Fish & Chips

£8.45

Pedigree ale & herb battered cod, big chips, proper mushy peas, chunky tartar relish & lemon

OC Burger

£8.50 - Double up: £2.00 - Bacon: 0.50

Beef patty drippy cheese, lettuces, tomato & onion comes with chips and slaw

Halloumi Burger

£8.50 - Double up: £2.00

Crispy fried halloumi, white bean & rosemary fava, fried green tomatoes, avocado smash & lettuces

Spaghettini (V)

£9.50

Weekly vegetarian. House made pasta with seasonal lling and sauces. Check out our specials board for more information.
Lunch Desserts

Chocolate Delice

£3.95

Semi freddo, berries & hot sea salted fudge sauce

Snicker Bokker Glory

£3.95

Peanut butter, toffee & chocolate fudge ice cream

Crumble & Ice Cream

£3.95

Fresh English rhubarb & marzipan crumble, ice cream

Banana Pancakes

£3.95

Maple ice cream with pistachio

Starters

Cicken liver, cranberry & orange caramel, brioche toast, Butternut squash, sage & parmesan tart, watercress salad (V)

Italian winter vegetable soup (V)

Mains

A choice of traditional roast turkey or maple roast ham.

Walnut, chestnut apricot & pumpkin nutloaf (V)

Served with all the expected traditional christmas trimmings

Desserts

Fig & plumb Christmas pudding with brandy sauce.

Black cherry & almond Bakewell, marzipan, with proper thick custard.

Come in and eat with us

Monday – Thursday: 12:00 pm – 12:00 am

Food service until 9:00 pm

Friday – Saturday: 12:00 pm – 01:00am

Food service until 8:00 pm

Sunday: 12:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Food service until 6:00 pm

Come and stay with us

Room #1

The Old Crown has 10 bedrooms and 1 apartment available to book. Built in 1368 it is Birmingham’s oldest inn with Queen Elizabeth I staying here in 1575 on her way home from Kenilworth Castle. Having stood the test of time during the English civil war the pub now stands proud in the heart of Digbeth, Birmingham’s thriving creative quarter.

Rooms are individually decorated with a mix of en-suite and shared bathrooms. Facilites include: TV, tea & coffee, towels, car parking and free wifi.

The pub has a restaurant which is open for residents from 8AM – 9PM everyday. There are various local eateries a short walk away and award winning purveyors of street food, Digbeth Dining Club, takes place just two minutes away. We are situated a 10 minute walk from Birmingham city centre and many local attractions are within easy reach.

Book a room or send us an enquiry via e-mail

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