Cool And Quirky Bars In Birmingham

Whether it's bold interiors or vibrant cocktails you're in the mood for, we've got the lowdown on Birmingham's most unique drinking destinations. From cosy pubs fronting epic history, to the area's most unusual watering holes, there are hidden gems aplenty in this city we call home. So, if you're hoping to mix up date night or plan a particularly fun post-office outing, we're giving you the best cool and quirky bars Birmingham has to offer.

Last updated on 25th April 2022

Quirky bar Mama Roux's is on hand for all your late night partying and disco dancing needs, thanks to a lineup of world class DJs and top performers. Better yet, the glitter ball and gorgeous botanical ceiling in the yard are pretty easy on the eye too.

One Trick Pony Club

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A fun pub with a passion for hearty grub and great pints, Moseley's One Trick Pony Club is one of the quirkiest bars in Birmingham. Step into their mural-covered garden for an afternoon spent sipping away on cocktails and chowing down on juicy burgers and moreish fried chicken. 

The Jam House Birmingham

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One of the best bars in Birmingham, this St Paul's Square spot is literally dripping in cool. Founded by none other than Jools Holland, The Jam House keeps music at the forefront of everything it does, offering a unique space for full bands and unplugged acts.

Looking for low-key style and high-brow brews? Head down to the arches of Moor Street Station and you'll find this chic little craft beer bar offering a mammoth line-up of exceptional sips, as well as some of the best cheese toasties in Birmingham.


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Pinball and pints? You don't need to ask us twice. Tilt is a quaint little cafe by day and lively bar by night, serving hot coffees until 5pm and post-work beverages aplenty. They've also got a big selection of pinball machines and classic consoles to get competitive over with your pals.

A bar and brewery down in Digbeth, this relaxed and friendly taproom offers some of the best craft beer in the city. Get stuck into their house sips in industrial surroundings, then soak up the damage with slices of their delicious pizzas.