Afternoon Tea and Cocktails in Birmingham
Sure, afternoon tea in Birmingham is great, but afternoon tea with cocktails in Birmingham is better, right?. From finger sandwiches and delectable sponges to some of the most flavoursome cocktails in the city, these bars have cultivated a tasty medium between the both; with some rather fanciful decor and venues to boot. Check out our recommendations for the best afternoon tea and cocktails in Birmingham and discover a new way to spend supper in the city.
Ready to join one of the most unusual cocktail bars in Birmingham for a dabble in afternoon tea? You bet you are. For just £7 a head you can taste chilli and chocolate brownies, carrot cake, crustless sandwiches and more. But what drink to pair them with? Why not try The Jekyll and Hyde's 'Hyde Park' cocktail served in a watering can, or perhaps their 'Madame Genevar's Bath Water' served in a mini porcelain bath.
Ready to get your chops around a delectable selection of pastries and sweet stuff? Alvar is here for all your afternoon tea needs. Found in Birmingham's Hotel La Tour, Alvar Bar is a charming venue with upmarket upholstery and down lighting galore. Team their afternoon tea at £18.95 per head with their 1889 cocktails and you'll be belly rubbing all the way home.
Named after the elevated public park that winds through the heart of Manhattan, the High Line bar hosts special Prohibition Afternoon Tea gatherings where you can indulge in nibbles and drinks with a speakeasy twist. A VIP masterclass session at this sleek and elegant lounge bar comes in at £25pp for groups up to 15 in size.
Whilst not strictly in the Bubble Lounge itself, Hotel Du Vin's afternoon tea and cocktails can be found in the building's very own bistro; a decadent room brimming with Victorian charm. For just £17 per person you can dabble in a pot of afternoon tea, an almighty selection of clotted scones and cakes, all topped off with a charming little cocktail served in a china tea cup.