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Tierra Tacos
Bars and Pubs, Casual Dining, Food

Eat Out To Help Out in Birmingham: Tierra Tacos At Cork And Cage

One of the big advantages of the Eat Out To Help Out scheme is being tempted into trying some new-to-you places, and getting some pretty budget friendly nights out. I don’t spend a lot of time in Stirchley, which is pretty criminal of me, as loads of my friends live there, and there’s loads of …

The Pineapple Club
Bars and Pubs, Food

Coming Soon: The Pineapple Club

A brand new venue is coming to Birmingham. The award-winning team who brought you The Vanguard are bringing you a new concept, in a location yet to be revealed in the city centre. The two-floor venue will offer a bar, restaurant, and retail space. Upstairs will be home to an 80 seat, art-deco bar and …

Bars and Pubs, Cafes, Food

Chance & Counters, Digbeth

The Custard Factory has had more openings lately than my purse on payday, and there are some absolute gems tucked away there now after far too long being half empty. One of these new openings is board game cafe, Chance & Counters. You’ll find the cafe tucked away in the courtyard of The Custard Factory. …

The Vanguard Birmingham
Bars and Pubs, Food

New Mead Cocktail Menu Lands at the Vanguard

The fabulous Vanguard has launched the UK’s first Mead based cocktail menu. The cocktail bar and meadery has been championing modern mead since they opened last year, and the new cocktail menu is another innovation in mead. Mead is made with fermented honey and water, and has seen a surge in popularity in recent years. …

GODS OF DEATH
Bars and Pubs, Food

New Menu at Dr Jeykll’s Gin Parlour

Most of us have sampled the candy shop concoctions at the bar of Jekyll and Hyde, but did you know, you’ve only experienced half the bar? Venture upstairs, away from the busy bar and cocktails topped with candy floss, and find Dr Jekyll’s Gin Parlour. Dr Jekyll’s Gin Parlour Up here, things are quieter and a little …

Nocturnal Animals - Lounge Area
Bars and Pubs, Fine Dining, Food, Foodie News

Coming Soon: Nocturnal Animals

I don’t think a bar opening has ever been more anticipated than the opening of Nocturnal Animals, and with very good reason. The bar is from the chaps behind The Wilderness, and will be opening it’s doors on Bennetts Hill in early November. The venue is inspired by 80s pop culture, and with The Wilderness team involved, you know …

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 …

Korean Glazed Fried Chicken
Bars and Pubs, Days Out, Food, Travel

JQ Adventures with MyBull

With so many fabulous bars, restaurants and things to do around Birmingham, enjoying yourself can soon become a very expensive habit. To save yourself some cash, you can sign up for one of Birmingham’s excellent discount schemes to score deals around the city. Last week, MyBull sent  Chloe of Gastronomic Gorman and I off on adventure around the Jewellery Quarter, …

Beer Flight
Bars and Pubs, Fairs and Festivals, Food

Dinner and Beer Tasting at The Junction, Harborne

Disclosure: I was a guest with a plus one at The Junction. Our beers were complementary for the purposes of honest review. We paid in full for our food and I was not asked to write about it. All words, images and opinions are my own. Prices correct at time of writing. Read my full disclosure policy …