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Meat Shack
Bars and Pubs, Cafes, Casual Dining, Food

Five Places to celebrate National Burger Day in Birmingham

National Burger Day lands on Thursday 23rd August, bringing with it an excuse to eat enormous burgers and thoroughly enjoy yourself. We’re spoilt for choice in Birmingham for purveyors of burger filth, but here’s some of my favourites, if you’re in need of inspiration. Meat shack With a website that proclaims ‘dripping filthy goodness’, there was …

Pancakes
Cafes, Casual Dining, Food

Five of the Best Hangover Breakfasts in Birmingham

Being a food and drink blogger has some occupational hazards. Hangovers is one of the big ones. After a few too many glasses of fizz at an event, or another evening where I accidentally stayed out drinking wine after a review dinner somewhere, I often find myself in need of saviour in the form of …

Cheese Curds
Casual Dining, Food

Burger Shop, Worcester

Disclosure: We paid in full at Burger Shop and nobody knew we were bloggers. All words, images and opinions are my own. Prices correct at time of writing. Read my full disclosure policy here. In the years since I moved away from Hereford, it and Worcester, which was always where we went for teenage cinema trips and …

Smoked salmon, fennel, dill creme fraiche
Casual Dining, Food, Street Food & Pop-Ups

Baked in Brick, Digbeth

Disclosure: I was a guest of Baked in Brick and all food and drink were complementary for the purpose of honest review.  All words, images and opinions are my own. Read my full disclosure policy here. Birmingham street food giants, Baked In Brick, have finally opened a…well, a bricks and mortar restaurant. They’ve moved into the Custard Factory …

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 …