Any excuse to sink a few drams, The Old Contemptibles are always ready for some Burns Night traditions. From laying on the haggis, neeps and tatties to sipping on some post-dinner whisky, it's one of Birmingham's top spots for the evening.
Burns Night in Birmingham
It might not be Glasgow, Edinburgh or Aberdeen, but there's no denying that Birmingham has an appetite for Burns Night. Having trumped Scotland's major cities in haggis consumption over recent years, Brum's love of the Bard is only hotting up. From fancy whisky tastings and elegant supper clubs, to chilled out celebrations in the city's friendliest watering holes, this is your round up for all the Burns Night happenings in Birmingham this year.
Hosting a hearty Burns Night banquet, Birmingham's most favoured basement pub will be inviting hungry punters along for several evenings of classic Scottish chow. A three-course meal boasting everything from cullen skink soup and haggis, Bacchus has spared no expense on this Bard worthy collection of grub.
Celebrating his birthday, The Garden House are plating up an incredible Burns Night supper in Birmingham to commemorate the life and works of the Scottish poet Robert Burns. Head down on 25th January to tuck in to their four course taster menu of traditional Scottish dishes including Oak-Smoked Scottish Salmon, followed by Haggis, Neeps and Tatties in a Whisky sauce. Mmmm.
Renowned whisky buffs, the team at The Plough are always looking for an excuse to get a bit of a party going, so Burns Night offers the ideal location for a get together with friends and family, and a perfect excuse to sip on a few Scotches from their excellent selection.