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 even the the odd roaring fire, they'll keep you safe and warm through 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.

The Old Contemptibles

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Traditional yet opulent, glamorous yet relaxed, The Old Contemptibles in Colmore Business District is a British boozer with modest charm. Built on the vibes of the people that visit the pub rather than the music that's played, The Old Contemptibles is a grand place to visit for a casked ale and chat amongst good friends. 

The Old Crown

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Possibly the oldest pub in Birmingham, it's impossible for this one not to ooze a cosy atmosphere. All exposed brickwork, comfy sofas and a great fireplace, this is the perfect place to hide away from the cold, pint of ale in one hand as you devour their delicious menu of pizzas and proper Sunday roasts.

A quirky spot in the heart of Digbeth, this charming bar has styled itself on the ruin bars of Budapest. Their cosy interiors mix shabby chic and vintage artefacts, alongside some very eye-catching murals, while their kitchen serves up a mouthwatering selection of hearty stews and moreish flatbreads.

The High Field

7 user reviews 4

A true gastro goodie, The High Field is a cosy pub in Edgbaston that you can trust 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

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This gorgeous Harborne pub is an excellent spot to stumble upon on colder evenings. With shabby chic interiors, a menu of warming food and a friendly, community-focused atmosphere, The Plough should be at the top of your list if you're looking for a cosy pub in Birmingham.