Best Restaurants in Birmingham

Home to one of the country's most impressive food scenes, scoping out the best restaurants in Birmingham is no mean feat. From Michelin-starred eateries and eye-wateringly decadent dining rooms to some of the most exciting street food in the city, it can be hard to know where to begin, so we've rounded up our top 20 places to eat in Birmingham to help get you started.

Last updated on 12th July 2021

Mowgli Birmingham

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One of the best restaurants in Birmingham, Mowgli is the casual Indian eatery packing some very impressive plates. Head over for flavour sensations in the form of house curries, delicious snacks and small plates and a whole host of enticing cocktails.

One the city's most unique dining concepts, About8 is the Birmingham restaurant that knows how to stick to theme. Inspired entirely by the number eight, everything from the dishes to the opening times offers a nod to that magic digit.

The Karczma

1 user review 4

If you're looking for a unique eating experience, we'd recommend a trip to The Karczma in Digbeth. Serving whacking plates of traditional Polish cuisine, this popular Birmingham restaurant stays true to its theme with a thatch-style bar, fur-lined sofas and plenty of Eastern European beers to sample.


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One of the best Indian restaurants in Birmingham, Pushkar is renowned for its forward thinking approach to South Asian flavours. The Broad Street bar and dining destination boasts an innovative main menu, alongside a well-stocked bar serving some exceptional cocktails.

Vegan and vegetarian plates get a fine dining makeover at Land. Housed inside the Great Western Arcade, this top Birmingham restaurant offers a unique lineup of plant-based plates, locally-sourced drinks and pretty interiors.