Dive down to Digbeth for a character-crammed, atmospheric drinking den that delivers the ultimate in old-school. With strictly vintage vinyl spinning on the decks, a bunch of bubbly boogie-ers atop a sprung wooden dance-floor against a full-on, funky interior design, you'll no doubt be jiggling, twirling and twinkling late into the night.
Fun Bars in Birmingham
Birmingham is well known for having a collection of fun, vibrant and diverse nightlife. Whether you're after classic cocktails with vintage style or cheesy tunes and disco-balls, Birmingham has something fun for everyone. From tiki bars to underground warehouses as well as live music venues, here are our recommendations for the best fun bars in Birmingham.
The gorgeous cocktail space is perfect for everything from a girl's night out through to date night. Check out their list of martinis, which muddle everything from passion fruit to lychee, and are 2-4-1 over happy hour.
Featuring everything you love from a German beer hall, including long tables, delicious steins and staff decked out in traditional outfits, what should really seal the deal is the lively Oompah bands that get everyone up on their feet.
Brought to us by the brilliant Jools Holland, The Jam House is well established as an intimate and exciting live music venue in Birmingham. With a funky, feel good atmosphere, The Jam House promises you a fun and lively night where you can discover and enjoy a range of music from jazz to rock and blues.
The ultimate destination for Brum's big kids, this quirky bowling alley and bar offers karaoke, beer pong, shufflboard and retro arcade games, alongside a fantastic selection of cocktails.
Right in the heart of the city centre, The Sun On The Hill is somewhat of a mecca for students and young professionals. With live music shows galore and some of the funkiest DJ nights in Birmingham, The Sun On The Hill makes a top alternative to your weekends in Birmingham.
Sitting in the heart of Moseley village is The Bull's Head, a cool and quirky bar in Birmingham. A laid back atmosphere, created by the artsy decor, attracts young professionals and creatives who come to enjoy great music and a host of live events.
In keeping with Digbeth's industrial roots, Spotlight is a rough and ready bar in Digbeth. Spotlight combines a lounge bar with a cool and quirky club space bringing you the best local underground DJ's. It also plays host to Digbeth Dining Club, bringing first-rate local street food to Digbeth's after work crowd.
Tucked away on the backstreets, The Victoria has all the friendliness of a traditional pub in Birmingham's city centre but with heaps of cool and quirky artwork and lighting, The Victoria also has something a little different. With a weekly sound & vision quiz and DJ's to kick start your weekend, The Victoria is a go to for Birmingham's young creatives.
One of the only tiki themed bars in Birmingham, Island Bar serve a range of cocktails complete with exotic tiki decor that whisk you away from the bustling city centre to a tropical Hawaiian Luau. Even giving you the chance to create your own concoctions with their 'shaken and stirred' cocktail classes to turn you into masters of mixology.
The folks at Walkabout are not believers in staying in with something different going on every night of the week. Even the penny pinching can afford a night out at this bar in Birmingham, with their drinkonomical deals catering to the students massive.