Part of the popular chain, Birmingham's All Bar One have great cocktails, great drinks and a downright great atmosphere for any crowd after a hard day's grind. Wine is their niche, so make sure to ask for recommendations and or the menu; there's a wine in there for any working guy or gal.
After Work Drinks in Birmingham
You biro's are down, the office pot plant's been watered and your emails are done, but where to next? Your house may not have mojitos or the finest local ales on tap, but we've got a funny feeling that these places may do. From upmarket hot spots to relaxed weekday bars, Birmingham is a great destination for those on the work day come down. Check out our top recommendations for a relaxed tipple after a hard day's graft in Brum.
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Definitely not your usual boozer for a five o'clock pint, this Brindleyplace spot is guaranteed to impress you with their unusual selection of colour-changing, bubbling and smoky cocktails. They've also got a selection of wines and non-alcoholic tipples, as well as a cracking food menu in case you get peckish.
Where better to hang out after work than one of Birmingham's most buzzing cocktail bars? Head down to Manahatta for unmatched vibes and affordable bevs with your colleagues. There's an all-day 2-4-1 drinks deal on Fridays, so expect your table to be full of espresso martinis, cosmos and more. Their cocktail trees and the giant six-serve pornstar martini are also an option for big groups.
On the hunt for a top-notch spot for after-work drinks in the city? Look no further than The Cocktail Club Birmingham. This joint is home to a laidback space adorned with oh-so-pretty nature-inspired features, alongside touting 2-4-1 deals on everything 'til 8pm every day.
Offering a hearty happy hour every Monday, banish those start-of-week blues as you and your work mates head to this stylish retreat. Sip on cocktails, exotic martinis, and any other tipples that tickle your fancy before splitting some delicious Asian-inspired bar snacks and sharing boards.
One of the best places in Birmingham for after-work drinks, Luna Springs is the outdoor bar in Digbeth to head to come 5pm. Offering plenty of socially distant seating, craft beer and vibrant cocktails, it's a great spot spot for catching up with friends and colleagues.
From rhubarb coolers and fruity spritzes through to happy hour deals 6 days a week, this outpost of Be At One is the perfect place for a few drinks after work. Whether you're with colleagues, mates or even a first date, it's all about tasty cocktails here.
You can always rely on Tonight Josephine in Birmingham to add a little glamour and fun to your after work drinks. Make your way into this stylish venue for fun vibes, alongside a plethora of Insta-worthy drinks. Feeling peckish? They have a crackin' menu for that.
If cocktails in Birmingham are your post-work drink of choice, then Bar Pravda is the place to be. A stylish city centre bar tucked away behind the party antics of Broad Street, Bar Pravda boast some of the most educated mixologists in the city who will be more than happy to reveal the secret to the perfect after work cocktail in Birmingham.
Favoured by inner city sorts after a tough day on the grind, The Wellington is a traditional pub in Birmingham primed for after work drinks in the city. With 16 taps and an almighty range of ales to boot, slick city spinners flock for a refreshing after work pint in The Wellington's cosy interiors or secret roof garden out back.
You know what will take the strain off of that oh so tiring working day, South American food, in bulk! Boasting everything from Mexican to Columbian, Bodega have an incredibly varied selection off food to go with their exotic cocktails. Cocktails which just so happen to be £4 in a happy hour if you catch the right time!
Still suited and booted after a day at the office and don't want to waste that dapper outfit of yours? Then take yourself down to Fumo. A restaurant bar in Birmingham with award winning chef Claudio Uchello at the helm, Fumo is a stylish venue with trimmings. From a marble top bar to possibly the biggest wine glasses we've ever come across, Fumo is your after work destination for upmarket unwinding.