Cosy Pubs In Birmingham

If you're looking to while away the autumn and winter months anywhere, it should quite rightfully be at one of these very welcoming watering holes. With good food, excellent beer and roaring fires, they'll keep you safe and warm throughout the season. Read on to find out our top picks for cosy Birmingham pubs, so you know where to head when the nights start drawing in.

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Last updated on 1st February 2024

The Shakespeare Inn

Head into the city centre where this cosy Birmingham pub is serving you fresh pints and tasty pies throughout the winter months. The Shakespeare Inn fronts an array of nooks and crannies to hole up in, alongside an excellent selection of warming food and drinks.

The Tap & Spile

The Tap & Spile is a canalside gem that oozes charm thanks to rustic wooden furnishings and exposed brick walls offering up that idyllic British pub experience. Hunker down for an afternoon exploring all the ales and beers available while tucking into something warm and hearty from the extensive food menu, whether that's a BBQ mac 'n' cheese burger or steaming steak pie. Cocktails are also on hand, from a passion fruit iced tea to a strawberry daiquiri. 

The Junction

With open fires and a Victorian exterior, The Junction makes for fun nights out in a chilled setting. For the warmer months, they also host a cracking beer garden to soak up the sun. You can count on delicious vegan and vegetarian options, as well as craft brews and a wide wine selection. 

The High Field

A true gastro goodie, The High Field is a fab pub in Edgbaston for evenings in the city. A booming townhouse with stunning pub fare and a pretty beer garden, this charming boozer caters for everything; from a quick pint to a meal with family, friends or both, you'll find a happy place here.

The Plough

One of the best country pubs in the West Midlands, this gorgeous Harborne haunt is an excellent find to stumble upon. With shabby chic interiors, a menu of warming food and an inviting, community-focused atmosphere, The Plough should be at the top of your list.