Bars in Birmingham City Centre

You need only hop off the train at Birmingham New Street station to find yourself in the hubbub of city centre bars and vibrant drinking dens that Birmingham has to offer. Boasting the biggest collective of restaurant bars in the Midlands, the city centre is an atmospheric collective of great culinary experiences housed within the historical settings of grade listed buildings and charming architecture. Check out our recommendations for bars to visit in Birmingham city centre. 

Last updated on 9th November 2021

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Make no mistake, the Lost & Found is undoubtedly one of Birmingham's best secret bars. Sitting on Bennetts Hill, it's an idyllic botanical-themed retreat in the heart of the city, away from the bustle of shoppers and commuters. Indulge in Victorian themed cocktails and quirky decor thanks to this adventurous bar themed around the explorations of Hettie G. Watson and her unique discoveries.

Sat in the centre of Birmingham, Be At One is one of the city's funnest party venue. The team in charge of this bar have worked tirelessly to put on some of the biggest club nights in town, and as such have started to develop a bit of a party-mad reputation. Importantly, the venue boasts one of the most diverse cocktail menus around; flirting with different flavour combinations and spice infusions, an impressive range of drinks are on offer here. 


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Tucked away underneath popular Mexican cantina Bodega, Sugarloaf is without question a cool and quirky bar in the heart of the city. With a capacity of 80 people, its idea for smaller parties or those all-important intimate drinks with close friends and family. Cosy and comfortable, it's the perfect counter to the bustle of Birmingham's vibrant urban centre. Try Lucha Libra for a great free night of brilliant DJ sets and tasty cocktails.


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If you go down to the Colmore Business District today you're sure to find a great big surprise. Nestled comfortably next to the Michelin starred restaurant Purnell's, Ginger's make and sell some of the most premium and tastebud tingling cocktails in town. From chocolate treats to classic, Ginger's is perfect for anyone hoping to try something new.


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If you're looking to splash the cash and unwind in a dining experience signposted by delicious food and fantastic flavours, then San Carlo group restaurant Fumo is your venue. A tapas restaurant bar in Birmingham, the venue's sleek and clean cut decor is complemented by the marble topped bars and bespoke, quirky cocktails. Trust us, a night at Fumo won't be forgotten anytime soon. 


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Offering the finest in South American grub, Bodega Bar and Restaurant serves everything from Columbian to Mexican dishes on their exotic menu. From fresh cocktails to quirky murals,the bar uses the flavours and spice of the food and drink to transport guests across the Atlantic. With an idyllic Mexican-themed bar downstairs named Sugarloaf, the venue has everything you'll ever need for a great night out in Birmingham.

Loki Wine

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Drinkers of the tasty grape variety will be best pleased to find a wine bar in Birmingham with bagfuls of expertise and many years of experience. Book or visit Loki Wine for a tasting session that will not only educate your palette but make for a great night out with friends in Birmingham city centre.