Bars With Outdoor Terraces In Birmingham
Drinking alfresco may only be reserved for a few months of the year, but that doesn't mean we shouldn't indulge when given the opportunity. Known in the UK for some of the best drinking dens, this city's suntraps are forever coming up trumps, with everything from sprawling canalside spots to dinky dining setups. Join us in the open air as we round up the very best terraces in Birmingham.
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Pizza and pints of cider never taste better than when they're consumed in the great outdoors. And if you're searching for the best place to do just that? Head over to The Stable, where their streetside tables are ready and waiting to hold your slices and sips.
One of our favourite Edgbaston haunts, The White Swan is known for being an ideal sipping spot come the summertime. Their pretty outdoor terrace fronts covered tables and heaters for the colder evenings, while the bar can sort you for fresh pints and great wines.
A stunning restaurant bar, Brightsmith On The Water can be found near Resorts World. Settle down on the lakeside terrace to take in the views at Hilton Metropole, all while sipping your way through theatrical cocktails and tasty small plates.
Offering one of Birmingham's best rooftop terraces, Marco Pierre White Steakhouse Bar & Grill is the stuff of sunny Saturday dreams. Stop by in the day to catch some rays while enjoying a long lunch, or come at sunset to see some of the city's prettiest views with a glass of Champagne in hand.
The Bristol Pear boasts one of Selly Oak's best outdoor boozers, complete with colourful furnishings, shady umbrellas and a menu bursting full of cheap eats. Chow down on all-day breakfast dishes or head here in the evening for drinks as the sun sets.
For one of the best bars with an outdoor terrace in Birmingham, Dead Wax has great seating if you're after a good pint. While exploring its amazing selection of brews, settle in with stone-baked pizzas made with fresh sourdough and an array of meat or veggie toppings.
The Canal House is home to the best rooftop bar in Birmingham city centre, and boy, it's quite the stunner. With a supreme lineup of food and drink on offer, the venue is perfect for summer parties and birthday celebrations during the warmer months.
Keeping things cheap and cheerful, The Slug and Lettuce offers the alfresco experience at an affordable price. Set in the heart of Brindleyplace, their outdoor terrace lets you recline on brightly coloured furniture and sip away on lush cocktails to your heart's content.
Hands down one of the most sought after beer gardens in Birmingham city centre, The Distillery is a bar and restaurant made for the warmer weather. With its massive outdoor patio, the pub is a top pick for gin lovers on account of its on-site still and adventurous G&T selection.
A supreme outdoor restaurant in Birmingham city centre, Browns is a dream location for a few alfresco cocktails and a meal. Offering a large terrace, they're also a great option if you're looking to book in a summertime brunch, complete with signature sips and great coffee.
Home to one of the prettiest outdoor dining pods in the West Midlands, Sky By The Water is a gorgeous place to spend a sunny afternoon in the city. Located in the heart of Resorts World, the Insta-ready venue promises neon signs, cosy igloos and twinkling fairy lights.
Their second branch in the city, Boston Tea Party is definitely a brilliant shout. While the front terrace boats contemporary tables for up to 50 drinkers and diners, the secret garden out back will have you indulging in delicious tipples, unique furniture and picturesque botanical decor.
A beautiful vintage-inspired boozer, The Village has some seriously lovely spaces for alfresco drinking and dining. Whether you're sat streetside on the tree-adorned terrace out front, or chilling in the botanical space out back, there's vitamin D by the bucketload.
One of the Custard Factory's most vital attractions, the bar at The Mockingbird Cinema is forever bustling. With a small outdoor seating area right next to the water, it's a delightful little spot for evening cocktails with friends, and its hidden gem energy is a great way to impress a date.