Singles Bars in Birmingham
Being single doesn't mean you have to sit in front of the telly by yourself with that tub of ice cream (as nice as that does sound). Get up, get ready and head out to one of these great bars in Birmingham instead. From speed dating and singles nights to great environments that'll have you chatting to like minded lovelies in no time, the city is a hubbub of activity for singletons. Check out our recommendations for some of the best singles bars in Birmingham.
Last updated on 17th January 2017
Different people, different tastes. If you're a huge fan of all things pop, and are looking for a fellow pop-loving singleton, head down to Popworld on Broad Street. Everything about this place screams fun. From brightly coloured furniture and all the best pop-songs going back 40 years, to the neon lights in the walls and glittering disco balls, the entire venue is defined by its laid-back attitude. Catch someone's eye, have a chat and enjoy everything on offer at this fun-loving bar in Birmingham.
Be At One has quickly established a reputation for offering some of the best, laid-back and relaxed nights out in Birmingham. With one of the most diverse cocktail lists that we've ever seen, they have everything you need for a singles night out on the town. Grab your favourite drink, unwind and meet some like-minded, party-lovers at this bustling Birmingham bar.
Dedicated to all things Polynesian, the Island Bar in Birmingham's City Centre is a frivolous spot, ideal for meeting that someone special. Their array of tiki-themed cocktails provide the much needed Dutch courage that we all occasionally need, and the venue's laid-back vibes provide the perfect setting for anyone looking to get back into the dating games. No pressure, just have a great time and see where the night takes you.
The great thing about being single is needing no excuse to meet, talk to and swoon with whoever you like. If you're a music lover and would like to meet someone with a similar musical taste, head to The Jam House, owned and run by Jools Holland. Take in some of the best live music Birmingham has to offer, and be ready, you may just catch eyes with a bopping head across the bar.
Dinner might still be a step away, but the charming, quaint, cute bar at The Rectory is perfect for meeting Birmingham's young, single population. Rich mahogany textures and leather seats offer an ideal, comfortable place to spot someone you might just fancy across the way. But even if no one catches your eye, the charming view of St. Paul's Square will certainly leave you with a beaming smile.
Held at one of the most romantic bars in Birmingham, speed dating nights go down well at The Vaults thanks to its sultry low lighting and warming exposed-brick walls. Primed for mature professionals, it's a relaxed, laid back and welcoming atmosphere that'll help ease single people back into Birmingham's dating scene.
Regular hosts to the popular speed dating evening 'Ditch Or Date' and a handful of other singles nights, Apres Bar in Summer Row is primed for singletons about town. From its trendy, sleek decor to its even trendier, chic guests, you're bound to bump into a like-minded friend (or future love interest) at this frivolous, fun party bar in the heart of Birmingham.
With weekly speed dating nights, a line-up of stunning cocktails and an unrivalled, frivolous atmosphere, it seems Revolutions in Birmingham was created with the city's single populace in mind. If the Tuesday night speed-dating doesn't go the way you would have liked, their DJ sets and live performances draw in singletons from across the entire city. With a devil-may-care attitude and full of character, there are few better places for singles to mingle.
With weekly speed dating nights, held every Tuesday, at All Bar One, the old excuse that you've got no way to meet people just won't work anymore. Overlooking the edge of the canal at Brindleyplace, All Bar One is a charming hubbub of young and single professionals looking to chat and mingle. Providing some much needed Dutch courage, their long list of spirit and fruit infused cocktails will be exactly what you need to turn on the charm.
Just look at Fleet Street Kitchen, doesn't it scream romance? Butterflies? Your first kiss? A great restaurant bar in Birmingham, it's a venue made for young and mature professionals new on the dating scene. From a space taken at the bar to perched in front of live music on a Friday night, you're bound to meet someone that intrigues and excites you at this characterful spot.
As a cocktail bar that turns into a bustling club at night, Sobar is a great spot to meet someone new. Drawing in a line-up of great DJs and serving a variety of colourful vibrant cocktails, the venue's easy-going and friendly vibe is the perfect environment to make new acquaintances. Who knows, you might leave with a cheeky number.
Alongside being a stylish cocktail bar in the heart of the city, Ginger's is a hubbub of quirky creations and unique vibes. Get chatting to other local singletons over a fresh cocktail concoction (or three) in this smooth, lively Birmingham space. And if all goes well, the Purnell's restaurant just so happens to be in the very same room, ideal for a late dinner between swooning romantics.
A stylish lounge bar located in the historic midst of Birmingham's Jewellery Quarter, it's hard not to embrace and take in everything that this romantic spot has to offer its visitors. Perch yourself at one of the bar stools and get to know the people around you in this friendly and stylish Birmingham cocktail bar.
Nuvo is unquestionably one of Birmingham's swankiest locations. Decked out in luxurious leather booths and a huge dancefloor, the venue has become a favourite amongst the city's single crowds. Dance the night away with someone new or share a few drinks at the sleek cocktail bar.