One of the best rooftop bars in Birmingham, The Button Factory also boasts a beer garden ideal for those looking to catch dinner or a few pints. Found in the heart of the Jewellery Quarter, this is one for people watching as you slurp on thirst-quenching cocktails.
Beer Gardens In Birmingham
The sun's out and you're looking for the places to sip on a bevvie in this grand old weather, but where to go? From hidden bars and quirky boozers to art-filled hangouts, you've got to see these to believe them. So get your vitamin D fix and check out our recommendations for some of the best beer gardens in Birmingham.
Another venue with sunny streetside tables is The Birmingham Stable. A hub of all things craft ale and pizza, this modern spot is packed out come the weekend. Head down early to grab one of the picnic tables out front, which are ideal for large groups.
The Distillery is one of the nicest pubs in Birmingham city centre, and it's the perfect little plot to sink into on a warm day. Order a cocktail or two and get yourself set up on their expansive terrace, which – and this is the best bit – is right by the canal. It's a real beaut.
Make your way to one of the city's oldest pubs and you'll be pleasantly surprised by what their rear garden has to offer. Popular with Brummies, this traditional boozer has a bustling outdoor area brimming with shaded little nooks, vintage furniture and a ping pong table to boot.
Traditional pub out front, party palace out back, The Lord Clifden is a quirky pick for alfresco pints. From vintage neon bingo signs to locally commissioned pieces of art, this Jewellery Quarter favourite is a premium summer spot for the weekend crowd.
Brimming with Moseley Village's rural charm, The Fighting Cocks' rustic alfresco space is a vibrant choice. If you're not sunning it up in their secluded and plant-smothered outdoor area, then nestle away in the garden's converted barn complete with vintage sofas and bedroom furniture.
Looking for a beer garden in Moseley? The Dark Horse comes out on top, thanks to its rotating craft beer selection, roster of live music and selection of hearty dishes. Popular with students and locals, the charming boozer is a true home away from home.
Located on Great Hampton Street, The Church Inn is one of the finest pubs around. A proper boozer, this watering hole brings you traditional pub food, live music and happy hour prices on drinks every single day, perfect for enjoying in their rooftop garden.
One of the prettiest beer gardens in Birmingham, Sky By The Water is a true hidden gem. Located on the outskirts of the city, the gorgeous venue boasts a stunning terrace area, lit by twinkling fairy lights and decked out with colourful flowers.
From the same family as The Botanist, this canalside joint offers views overlooking the water, as well as an upper sundeck which is in prime position for catching rays. Grab a few pints and some good company, and you'll be set for the evening.
Outside the luxurious gastropub that is The King's Head, this beer garden is not only surrounded by more greenery than you could ever want on a summer's day, but it's also filled with heated areas where you can dig into deep pan pizzas, freshly grilled dishes and Sunday roasts.
If the sun's shining, then it's time to take things over to the Hare and Hounds' garden. This cool King's Heath spot is known for its stellar live gigs and quirky events schedule, as well its summer-ready garden space; it's fantastic for boozy afternoons with friends.