Alfresco Drinking in Birmingham

If you're anything like us, you'd happily spend your whole life basking in the warm glow of the summer sunshine, and luckily for you these bars and restaurants are letting you do just that. We've rounded up some of the best places for alfresco drinks in Birmingham, from chic eateries fronting sleek terraces to a whole world of beautiful beer gardens and romantic rooftops to add to your bucket list.




Gosta Green, Birmingham

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Looking for the best beer garden in Birmingham? Gosta Green is a relaxed pub Aston that really comes into its own when the weather heats up. Popular with students from the neighbouring university, the beer garden here is always packed out with pint-swiggers in the spring and summer months.

The Junction

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Home to one of Harborne's best beer gardens, The Junction is a charming local pub with a gorgeous outside area. Alongside a slew of heated and covered picnic benches you'll find a cute drinking nook filled with vintage signs and comfy seating.

The High Field

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A former art-deco townhouse near the botanical gardens, The High Field is one of the best spots for alfresco drinks in Birmingham. Offering up a lush, green garden complete with two terraces, the Edgbaston pub has space for you and all your mates.

Situated in the heart of the Custard Factory, this indie cinema may seem like an unlikely location for alfresco drinks in Birmingham, but in fact offers one of the best riverside watering holes in the city. The Mockingbird Kitchen can sort you out with delicious food and a great drinks selection, so all you need to do is turn up.