Christmas Dinner in Birmingham
Going out for dinner this festive period? Know your way around a plate of festive food? Well then why not check out some of these great venues for for a thoroughly festive Christmas in Birmingham. From traditional dishes to quirky takes on this festive feast, Birmingham is a great place to try new and great food these happy holidays. Check out our recommendations for Christmas dinner in Birmingham and get yourself a belly full before we gobble the lot ourselves.
Last updated on 15th May 2016
Whether you've got a hankering for some deep south dining or a traditional jaunt for your Christmas dinner in Birmingham, the cool yet retro Church Inn have you covered. A quick word of warning for those Christmas cracker shy folk out there? It's statutory to wear your cracker hat for at least a two hour sitting, we just thought you should know!
Harking back to an era of days gone by, one of Birmingham's quirkiest cocktail bars and Victorian eateries is taking to a truly Dickensian period for Christmas dinner this year in Birmingham. Set to be served in their elusive gin parlour, The Jekyll and Hyde boast a little less than mainstream festive menu to tickle your taste buds and intrigue the senses.
Standing up for its arty character in the primarily glitzy Jewellery Quarter, this little gem has got some serious quirky character. Plastered with varied art works referencing pop culture and street art, having the Christmas dinner here would make for a cool gathering with fun, young vibes. Basing their cuisine on classic pub grub with an international influence, the Christmas fare will be scrummy indeed.
Manifesting a wonderfully dramatic yet homely pub interior by filling its cavernous spaces with cosy furniture, The Village is a characterful choice for your Christmas dinner. Adding just the right amount of drama, and still tempting sleepy diners to an after dinner nap on a squishy sofa, your friends and family will love this inspired choice. Cooking up a storm with modern gastro pub fare; their Christmas menu will reflect tradition and seasonal produce to an excellent standard.
Pure Bar and Kitchen rejects the reasoning that Christmas dinners are the domain of cosy pubs and are bringing their own bright and fresh offering to the table. Best known for their obsession with craft beer and the fantastic hoppy juices on the menu, Christmas dinner can be accompanied by a pint or three of excellent beer rather than the traditional wine. Breaking convention yet still offering a hearty festive experience, this is a great option for this year's feast.
Like Santa frolicking around above the rooftops on Christmas eve, you can frolic around above Birmingham at one of the swankiest establishments in town this Christmas in Birmingham. Found at the top of the iconic Cube, Marco Pierre White's steakhouse and bar not only boast stunning 360 degree views of the city but a premium Christmas dinner experience to knock your socks off.
Adorned with bountiful foliage, intriguing artefacts and canopies of greenery; Christmas dinner at Lost & Found will have a distinctly exploratory attitude. Opt for a wide eyed discovery of lands unknown and tastes unfamiliar at this wonderfully off piste festive location. Let's face it, English winters are overrated - an evening of escapism and feasting is the order of the day for the wise and wily.
The Plough has cleverly catered to pub lovers and those lusting after something a tad more unusual. Maintaining a classic pub format, quirky and modern details catch the eye and keep punters coming back for more. For Christmas dinner, this means that the experience will be both classic and fun. Interiors interspersed with antlers, vintage signs and unusual lighting all come together in a bright yet welcoming atmosphere.
Bedecked in Oriental inspired shapes and embodying an upmarket elegance that lends itself to a contemporary Christmas, Fumo is the cosmopolitan trend setters' choice for a festive dinner. Specialising in dainty tapas and Italian flavours, the influence is most certainly European flare. You can expect this theme to pervade the Christmas celebrations, adding a certain refined class to the meal usually reserved for stonking great helpings and gallons of gravy.
It's all about keeping the festive feast fun this Christmas as The Rose Villa Tavern as they present a classic, yet somewhat inventive taking on your traditional dinner. With hefty meals and party platters on offer, indecisive pickers and big feeders will be just as content. This jaunty establishment will be warming up for Christmas with festive themed singalong evenings and heart warming events, so it's the perfect place to banish any scrooges.
Purveyors of some of the finest quality meats in the city, The New Inn is a kitsch and cool pub in Harborne that promise no less than some of the finest cuts for your Christmas meal in the city. From succulent ale braised Longhorn beef and pan roasted quail to vanilla pod creme brulee, The New Inn have a cool artisan approach to classic dishes this festive season.