Where to Drink in Birmingham

If a great night out for you party revelers rests heavily on a top quality tipple then you're in the right place. Whether you're after a classic cocktail, a quirky concoction, a fine wine or a real ale; Birmingham has an eclectic mix of bars and pubs serving up some top quality, refreshing bevvies. Be sure to check out our recommendations for where to drink in Birmingham for high quality drinks in great bars with heaps of character. 

The Jekyll and Hyde

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As the name suggests, The Jekyll and Hyde is a cool and quirky venue where everything including the drinks is full of personality. With a tradition Victorian Gin Parlour upstairs, their cocktail concoctions know how to pack a punch. Original cocktails like the Chiminey Sweep or the Blueberry Thrill served in everything from tea cups to glass jars make this a very different cocktail bar experience. The good news is, you can enjoy these creative inventions from just £6 or kick you weekend off at Potion every Saturday where they sink to a refreshing £4.

Brought to you by no other than chef to the stars, Marco Pierre White this bar serve up some of the finest bubbly around. Enjoy world renowned Laurent Perrier Champagne and take in the stunning 360 degree views of Birmingham City Centre from the top of the The Cube. If you embrace all things sparkling head up to Marco Pierre White Champagne bar and why not try one of their creative champagne cocktails. 

The Victoria

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Quirky quizzes and lively DJ nights make this pub in Birmingham City Centre a hive of activity. The Victoria is a popular watering hole for students and young professionals alike. One of six bars in the Bitters 'n' Twisted chain, you can expect hand crafted cocktails and trendy vibes. For those of you with a competitive streak, don your thinking caps and head to 'Sound and Vision quiz nights every Tuesday to test your film and music knowledge.

The Station

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A cool and quirky addition to pubs in Kings Heath, The Sun at the Station is a contemporary and stylish venue. A firm believer in showcasing local talent, The Sun at the Station hold regular jazz and live music nights, attracting a lively crowd. With hearty food, kitsch style and a whopping great beer garden, drinks at this pub in Birmingham never go a miss. 


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When it comes to tailored cocktails few are more inventive than Ginger's in Birmingham City Centre. A host of award winning bar staff experimenting with flavours and mixes to create one of the most original cocktail bar menus around. There can't be many bars serving a Sunday Roast inspired cocktail that tickles your taste buds with flavours of lamb and mint sauce! For you more classic folk, Ginger's also mix up tasty, traditional cocktails. In this simplistic and stylish setting, Ginger's let the drinks do the talking. 

The Post Office Vaults

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Bringing all the charm and character that makes us love the traditional British boozer, The Post Office Vaults combine cosy comforts with quite possibly the most extensive beer and cider range in Birmingham. Boasting a selection of a whopping 200 beers, you won't go thirsty in this pub in Birmingham City Centre. If your a beer enthusiast pick up a passport and drink your way around the globe. With a full crate and a place on the wall of fame on offer, it's worth the challenge!