Award-Winning Bars In Birmingham

Bars in Birmingham don't just brag about being the best the UK has to offer, they have the track record to prove it. Whether it's top tier cider and trophy ales, exotic cocktails, hearty food or simply a friendly face, these bars do it best. We've put together a list of Birmingham's award-winning bars and their incredible accolades.

Previously winners of 'Best City Centre Bar' from the 2008 Best Bar None Awards, Walkabout is a part of the renowned Aussie themed chain restaurant where you can relax and watch a sports game or dance the night away with its killer DJ. If that's not enough, you can enjoy some greasy grub such as wings and juicy burgers.

The Jam House Birmingham

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Winners in the past for 'Best Independent Venue', The Jam House in Birmingham have kept up their legacy as a solid spot for the night. With a wide range of live jazz, rock and blues acts entertaining drinkers and diners five days a week, this bar in Jewellery Quarter promises a lively evening.

Named the 'Town Pub of the Year' back in 2019 by The Good Pub Guide, The Old Joint Stock in Birmingham welcomes you with gorgeous architecture and delicious British food. Expect a killer date night with comedy shows, wine tastings and the best theatre.

The Wellington

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The Wellington has certainly caught the eye of those ale lovers at CAMRA. Winning the title of 'Pub of the Year' a whopping four times, and the silver back in 2019, The Wellington know what they are doing with over 20 different beers, traditional ciders and over 150 whiskies.


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As a part of the award-winning San Carlo Group, Fumo brings modern eats and reigns supreme as one of the best bars in Birmingham city centre. Their Venetian tapas and Italian sharing plates can be enjoyed over some quirky cocktails. Try their marshmallow martinis or a classic Aperol spritz. 


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With five star chefs cooking up authentic Indian cuisine, it's easy to see why Asha's restaurant bar in the City Centre is so highly acclaimed. Winning the 'Chef Pro Award in 2018' and recommended for the Michelin guide, their award-winning menu features the very best curries, as well as vibrant and exotic cocktails. 

The Loft

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Past winners of 'Friendliest Staff' and known for its award-winning beer garden, The Loft brings a wholesome atmosphere and excellent customer service. This outdoor bar in Birmingham is bringing you everything from mixed grills to champagne afternoon teas and a wide selection of brews.

The Post Office Vaults

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With quite possibly the biggest selection of beers and ciders in the city, it's no wonder The Post Office Vaults has a host of awards to show for it. Most recently, the spot was a finalist for CAMRA's 'Pub of the Year' in 2020. Even though it's a bit of a hidden gem, this pub in the City Centre is well worth a visit.