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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 savour 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 >

Lone Wolf brings shine to Birmingham's Jewellery Quarter with commitment to quality beers

Lone Wolf brings shine to Birmingham's Jewellery Quarter with commitment to quality beers The Lone Wolf is hoping to revitalise Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter with minimalist décor and a focus on quality drinks. The venue plans on being a no-nonsense affair, with contemporary wooden tables and chairs, surrounded by grey walls and ceiling next to a walnut floor.... Read more >

Varanasi Broad Street - Birmingham Restaurant Review

Varanasi Broad Street - Birmingham Restaurant Review Located at the Five Ways end of Broad Street is the biggest restaurant this city has to offer (no less than 500 covers). Not only is it huge in scale, but every inch is dripping in opulence. I was blown away when the doors to Varanasi were opened for me, and here's exactly why. The... Read more >

Cadbury Creme Egg Cafe popping up in Birmingham for two chocolate-filled days

Cadbury Creme Egg Cafe popping up in Birmingham for two chocolate-filled days Cadbury are opening a Creme Egg Cafe in Birmingham for two chocolate-filled days. It's the news we've been waiting for with bated breath, especially as our city is the home of the Cadbury's factory, but a Creme Egg Cafe is finally opening up in Brum. Taking place for two days in early February,... Read more >

Popstar to bar staff: The Vamps singer Bradley Simpson to open gin bar in Birmingham

Popstar to bar staff: The Vamps singer Bradley Simpson to open gin bar in Birmingham Bradley Simpson (middle) and The Vamps, who are so cool they forgot how to look at each other. A new gin bar is opening in Sutton Coldfield and it’s coming from a surprising source: Bradley Simpson, lead singer of perpetual heartthrobs The Vamps. The 21-year-old is adding running a bar to... Read more >

Winter Social plans to storm Birmingham Christmas Markets with local talent

Winter Social plans to storm Birmingham Christmas Markets with local talent Award winning Birmingham talent are bringing their treats to The Winter Social.  Winter Social is a Christmas Market on Spiceal Street focused purely on local Birmingham talent, giving a tasty alternative to the previously dominant Frankfurt Christmas Market. The Winter Social plans to... Read more >

More than 300 types of wine served at Bottles Birmingham

More than 300 types of wine served at Bottles Birmingham Family-owned Bottles has opened a second venue in Birmingham's Mailbox following the success of their first wine bar in Worcester. The new opening is located in the former Bar Epernay and serves more than 300 types of wine, port and Champagne. Using a unique dispenser system, customers use a... Read more >

Satisfy that breakfast 'Kraving' - Cereal Killer Cafe to open in Birmingham

Satisfy that breakfast 'Kraving' - Cereal Killer Cafe to open in Birmingham Beds, retro posters and all the '90s decors are the least we expect at The Birmingham Cereal Killer Cafe. Is this the end of the Birmingham we know and love, heralded in with fire, brimstone and Cocopops? Or is it the beginning of a beautiful, new, milk-filled chapter of our quirky city?... Read more >

Small plates and high chai are on the cards for new Moseley Indian restaurant

Small plates and high chai are on the cards for new Moseley Indian restaurant Named after the Indian word for 'life', Zindiya will be a modern and colourful Indian eatery serving small and sharing plates. Located in Moseley, the restaurant is located in a former bakery that has been unused for 10 years. The restaurant is currently undergoing a renovation which will mean it... Read more >

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