Late Night Bars in Birmingham
Ever been enjoying a night out when the lights come on and the bouncers start to shoo you out just as you are getting into your groove? Well, what you need is a late night bar! Despite being known as a party city, finding late bars isn't always easy particularly on week days! The good news is, they are there, you just need to know where to look! So, check out our recommendations for the best late night bars in Birmingham!
Last updated on 30th January 2017
A celebration of everything 80s (and 90s on a Tuesday), Reflex is a bar on Broad Street that will have you busting some moves that would give John Travolta a run for his money. Weekdays are no exception; a playlist of the best retro tunes will have you frivolously dancing long into the early hours each night. Open until at least 2 AM every night of the week, this venue is perfect for those impromptu nights out.
Digbeth’s premier warehouse space frequently hosts in-house and externally promoted club nights that draw revellers from across the Midlands. Offering a raw, creative vibe as well as a stunning outside terrace under grand Victorian viaducts, Lab11’s cutting-edge lighting and sound installations ensure a scintillating late-night experience.
Birmingham's Island bar is certainly no stranger to throwing massive club nights. Known for producing a range of tiki-themed cocktails in the most inventive ways, the venue kicks into life after dark and invites Birmingham's party-mad revellers into their Polynesian-themed digs. The venue is open until 2 AM on Thursday and Friday, and stretches until 3 AM come the weekend. Grab a flaming cocktail, head to the dance floor and party long into the early hours.
Nestled within a select few bars on Summer Row, Mechu brings glamour and luxury to Birmingham's party scene. Perhaps one of the most lavish late night bars in the city, it remains open until 2 AM on Tuesdays and Wednesdays and right through until 4 AM Thursday through to Saturday. Home to one of Birmingham's most popular student nights every Thursday, the bar offers a great excuse to get your glad rags on and enjoy a cheeky midweek cocktail!
Fascinated by all things retro and dedicated to bringing Northern Soul back to the pinnacle of Birmingham's music scene, the team at the Night Owl offer guests a late-night bar like no other. Things really pick up come the weekend, where the venue's line-up of awesome DJs play all your favourite Funk & Soul, Retro and Classic Rock tracks until the peaceful hours of 4 AM. Laid back and covered in quaint decorations, you definitely won't forget a night out here anytime soon.
A fun time party bar with a love of all things Aussie, Walkabout promises you a stunning night out in Birmingham. Open until 3 AM every single night of the week Walkabout is a lively and vibrant bar on Broad Street. With different club nights including 'Pash 'n' Pop' on Tuesdays and student favourite 'I love Tom's Mum' every Wednesday. There are even a few midweek drinks deals, so blowing off steam need not cost an arm and a leg.
Known for their endless list of cocktails and impressive collection of spirits and liqueurs, the Be At One team deals only in huge nights and great flavours. Open until 3 AM on Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, the bartenders show off their skills long into the early hours, mixing together a range of different ingredients and producing some truly colourful concoctions.
Restaurant bar by day, fun party bar by night, weekends at Bushwackers are primed for drinking and dancing. Saturday nights in Birmingham just got a late night twist, keeping the party going until 6 or 7 AM, with guest DJ's filling the dance floor with funky and fresh tunes.
The Chameleon is a restaurant-bar on Victoria Square that caters for all your late-night needs. Serving stunning gastro pub dishes during the day, the elegantly decorated venue jumps into life after dark, where live musical performances and dazzling DJ sets keep the carefree vibes going long into the evening. Open until 3 AM each Friday and Saturday, it's become a favourite spot for the city's hungry crowds, looking for a wonderfully decorated place to let loose and unwind in.
Home to some of the wildest special events and DJ nights around, The Rainbow is a haven for underground club nights in Birmingham. Showcasing the best house and techno music every Saturday night with FACE taking you through until 3 AM and many a special event breezing straight through until dawn. This club in Digbeth is primed for party goers and mover shakers after one hell of an all night party.
If you're looking for something a bit different from a bar on Broad Street then Mooch Bar might just be the one for you! Open until at least 2am all week long with exclusive VIP packages and food served until 10pm, Mooch Bar is a super stylish late night bar in Birmingham.
Rileys is the ultimate lads fest of a sports bar. Open for nearly 24 hours a day (from 7 Am until 6:30 AM), it's a late night Birmingham bar where you can lap up a buzzing atmosphere, a competitive spirit and probably the biggest sports coverage in the Midlands. Play some games of pool, chill out in the fan zone and pitch up in front of their HD screens.
Late night you say? Open until a rowdy 3 AM in their plush Manhattan bar, this stylish city centre casino knows a thing or two about keeping late night punters entertained. Whether you're bound to the betting tables, or cracking open a bottle of champers in the bar, there's something for everyone at Broadway.
Keeping up with Digbeth's quirky nightlife, The Adam and Eve is a popular stop at weekends for Birmingham's young alternative crowd looking for a late night party. Host to Birmingham's 'Afterparty' every Saturday night, the venue will take you through to the early hours of Sunday morning, closing at 4 AM. Crowds of party-goers flock here to continue the party after Digbeth's other spots have closed their doors. Never leaving the night under-cooked, this frivolous late-night bar offers guests a fun-loving spot to unwind and dance the night away.
Pulling in guests with its cosy seating areas, great VIP booths and stunning cocktail list, Nuvo has established itself near the top of Birmingham's nightlife ladder. Throw into the mix ice-cold champagne and an impressive line-up of resident DJs, and you've got yourself one hell of a late night bar.