British Restaurants in Birmingham
Do you love savouring food not too far from the nest? Then you're a British loving foodie at heart. From locally sourced, award-winning meat and vegetables to classic dishes with a continental twist, Birmingham has great British food at heart. Check out our recommendations for the best British restaurants in Birmingham and discover what the country you live in has to offer by the way of hearty grub and finger-licking good dishes.
Last updated on 21st December 2017
While it used to be that British cooking was associated with hearty meals cooked by your nan, Harvey Nichols proves that it’s also about fine dining too. Their seasonal dishes are created with craft ingredients, and they can be washed down by a selection of masterfully blended cocktails.
Serving classic, British dishes for over 40 years now, Browns know a thing or two about brasserie grub and tantalising flavours. Overlooking the bustle of Birmingham's Bullring courtyard, this charming restaurant bar in Birmingham serve everything from a fanciful a la carte menu to classic sunday roast dinners, with a Browns flair of course.
The Old Crown is one of Birmingham's oldest pubs and you can bet your bottom dollar they have a menu stuffed full of British dishes; try the pie and mash for a lip-smacking option.
From seasonal dishes to naturally sourced, local British beef, Bank in Birmingham's scenic Brindleyplace is a wholly cosmopolitan dining affair for those that love British food in Birmingham. From their fresh and sleek interiors to their modern take on traditional English dishes, Bank is a bar in Birmingham where you can bank on a thoroughly relaxed dining experience.
The Lobby on Hill Street is a restaurant-cum-bar that treads the line between cool, lad-back hangout and fun, sophisticated lair. While they are most known for their fantastic cocktails, they have a mean selection of British dishes, with big steaks and sauce-slathered chicken coming up tops.
Boasting a wholly traditional British menu, The Rectory is a sleek and traditional bar in Jewellery Quarter that promises a slick dining affair all year round. From their 26 day matured steaks to their cod and braised baby gem salads, The Rectory is a relaxed bar in the heart of Birmingham for those with British grub on their minds.
Run by a former Gordon Ramsay chef and in a Grade II-listed Georgian manor, it doesn’t get much more British than that But add in G&Ts, great cocktails and an afternoon tea or two, you’ve got a truly British affair right there.
Sourcing their meat only from award-winning butchers in Kenilworth the likes of Alan Beck, Anderson's bar in Birmingham strive for great British quality. From 31 dry aged steaks to locally reared Aberdeen Angus beef, you can rely on Anderson's appreciation for British food for a great meal, and their selection of local ales and beers as a tasty accompaniment to their dishes.
We don't know about you, but nothing screams great British grub like an English breakfast! Boasting a dapper selection of breakfast treats from their house special to eggs benedict, The Plough is a bar in Harborne with flavour in mind. If the eggs don't get you their burgers surely will. So sit back and relax in this perfectly kitsch bar in Birmingham for a modern selection of British favourites.
If their charming beer garden, Attic bar, live Jazz nights and traditional Georgian building don't get you, their hearty British food will. Serving everything from Sunday Roasts and classic sausage and mash to the 'King's Kiev', The King's Head promise sumptuous and hearty homemade meals that you Nan would be envious of.