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Siamais is bringing exciting pan-Asian cuisine and lavish Thai aesthetics to Brindleyplace

Siamais is bringing exciting pan-Asian cuisine and lavish Thai aesthetics to Brindleyplace What was once Thai Edge will now become Siamais, a new Thai restaurant and bar serving up cocktails and pan-Asian cuisine. The venue is split between the restaurant and the bar, with both sides separated by a curtain. The 100 cover restaurant will draped in luxurious décor, from hanging... Read more >

Pintxos is bringing a daily-changing Spanish tapas menu to Birmingham City Centre

Pintxos is bringing a daily-changing Spanish tapas menu to Birmingham City Centre Pintxos is bringing delicious Spanish tapas cuisine hailing from the Basque Country to Birmingham City Centre. The region is known as a foodie paradise in Spain and so people should expect some fresh, regional dishes. The permanent food menu consists only of three different salads bocadillos, with... Read more >

Birmingham's first all-vegan eatery to bring organic, gluten and sugar-free dishes to the city

Birmingham's first all-vegan eatery to bring organic, gluten and sugar-free dishes to the city Birmingham’s vegans are in for a treat as the first all-vegan eatery, Natural Healthy Foods, is setting up shop in the City Centre. After finding success as a shop selling meat and dairy-free ingredients, the brand is planning to extend the same natural philosophy to its newest venture,... Read more >

The Button Factory Jewellery Quarter - Birmingham Restaurant Review

The Button Factory Jewellery Quarter - Birmingham Restaurant Review The Jewellery Quarter is one of my favourite spots in Birmingham for cool, quirky, and hipster venues. You can easily spend a slow day here, working your way through each bohemian venue in the area, but we had our eyes on only the one location. The Venue The Button Factory can be found smack bang... Read more >

Holi Festival returns for 2017 with street food, DJs and a massive after-party

Holi Festival returns for 2017 with street food, DJs and a massive after-party Shaanti's Holi Rave Festival promises to be even bigger for 2017. With a riot of colour, some of Brum's best street food and a massive sound system, Shaanti's Holi Rave Festival is celebrating the end of winter with a bang. In its second year, the event is celebrating the traditional Hindu... Read more >

Revolucion De Cuba set to open their 13th venue in Birmingham City Centre

Revolucion De Cuba set to open their 13th venue in Birmingham City Centre Having dominated the cocktail and party scene in a number of UK cities, the Revolucion De Cuba family bring their free spirit and burning passion for rum cocktails to Birmingham. The group will be opening their 13th venue on Temple Street and will be hoping to recapture the same South American... Read more >

The Lobby on Hill Street - Birmingham Bar Review

The Lobby on Hill Street - Birmingham Bar Review Located on the corner of Hill Street is the aptly named The Lobby on Hill Street, attached to/situated underneath the Holiday Inn hotel. A space for alternating dishes and clean cuisine, we went to check it out for ourselves. The Venue and Atmosphere A venue with a modern, stylish, clean and... Read more >

That's amore! A festival dedicated to pizza is coming to Birmingham

That's amore! A festival dedicated to pizza is coming to Birmingham When everything from anchovies to pineapple can go on a pizza and still be delicious, you know you've got something special. Whether you’re near a hangover-related death or on a cheeky night out with your mates, pizza is the saviour of all. Literally everyone loves pizza and, by the way it... Read more >

Team behind The Botanist to open new canalside restaurant and bar

Team behind The Botanist to open new canalside restaurant and bar With its quirky floral theme, original and flavoursome cocktails and hearty British plates, The Botanist on Temple Street has easily won over our Brummie hearts. It makes sense therefore, that the group behind the stellar restaurant, New World Trading Company, are planning a second opening, this... Read more >

Jackson & Rye set to bring American style dishes & rye spirits to Birmingham's city centre

Jackson & Rye set to bring American style dishes & rye spirits to Birmingham's city centre With six successful venues firmly established in the south of England, the Jackson & Rye brand is looking north - albeit not that far north - to Birmingham. The brand has always looked to create a rustic feel in all its venues, mirroring that of the American diners and speakeasies of old.... Read more >

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