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Waffle Fries
Casual Dining, Food

Bonehead, Birmingham

My fiance takes fried chicken very seriously. After spending a lot of time out in the States, being cooked genuine soul food, Dave is forever searching for the best in wings, thighs and ‘slaw sides. Full of cocktails after a Saturday of day drinking, and searching for somewhere, anywhere, not showing the football, we took …

The Denhay Delight
Bars and Pubs, Casual Dining, Food

The Stable, Birmingham

Always check the opening hours of restaurants before heading out to eat, especially on a bank holiday Monday. Otherwise, you’ll find yourself like me, standing forlornly outside a closed Bonehead, because I’d forgotten they don’t open on Mondays. I thought about lying down in the road for a tantrum, but John Bright Street is probably not …

Casual Dining, Food

Comptoir Libanais, Birmingham

Grand Central has a new member of the food family with a new branch of Comptoir Libanais opening up. Aiming to bring Souk-style Middle Eastern cuisine to the UK, the chain now has venues all across the country. the venue The restaurant is a riot of colour, with the walls groaning with woven baskets, fezzes and …

Casual Dining, Food

Lunch at Pieminister, Birmingham

When the seemingly endless snow hit us, Dave and I found ourselves in town, post wedding fair and mostly freezing our behinds off, and in need of lunch. With the weather that cold, there was really only one option. Pie. You may remember I reviewed Pieminister back when they first opened, but we felt it was time for …

Casual Dining, Food, Street Food & Pop-Ups

The Beefy Boys, Hereford

It’s a good sign that you’re in for a good burger experience, when a restaurant gives you a whole kitchen roll. The Beefy Boys do exactly that, so from the moment I sat down, I was hopeful this was going to be a messy burger to remember. After starting as a street-food venture, this was …

Casual Dining, Food

Pieminister, Birmingham

When you live with a Northerner, you soon come to understand the importance of a good pie. At a loose end and hungry in the city centre the other night, we decided to treat ourselves to dinner at Pieminister. The restaurant is very hipster cool, with cool lights, exposed brick walls and lots of booth seating. …

Casual Dining, Food

Minmin Noodle Bar, Birmingham

Minmin Noodle Bar is a regular spot for my friends at work. It’s close to work, and has become a go to choice for birthday, leaving or payday lunches. Tucked just behind the Arcadian, Minmin is in a great location for lunch while you’re shopping. It’s bright white and green interior gives us a slight …