Christmas Lunch in Birmingham
We don't know about you, but a piece of turkey here, a parsnip there sure goes down a treat! That's why we've created a list of the very best places in Birmingham to visit for that Christmas feast. Now we know it's not Christmas day yet, but there's no harm in testing those dinner waters and trying out some of these great venues for tasty spot of festive grub. Click here for a more comprehensive guide to Christmas.
The Rose Villa Tavern are on the scene with a three-course menu with that unmistakable Americana flavour this festive season. Show a three-course spread who's boss at just £15.95 (lunch) or £17.95 (dinner) a piece. Party platters are there for larger groups.
Down to earth is the way you live, right? No sugar in that tea? Well then, you need a charming and traditional pub that promises classic festive dishes with no frills, just a bounty of flavour. The Fighting Cocks are offering everything from "sit-down feasts to festive finger food", and you can grab three courses for £21.
Planning those office festivities? You should take a long and pensive look at The Victoria’s upstairs room. It’s free to hire and with a dance floor, stage, sound system and bar, it comes with everything you’d need for a party. Christmas lunch is a real treat to behold too, with your guests enjoying turkey breast wraps, pulled pork baps and homemade sausage rolls for just £9.95 a pop.
If you want a Christmas lunch in Birmingham in a bar that echoes the cool kitsch of your Nan's house with a dash of Manhattan edge then try The Plough in Harborne. A cool and quirky bar in Birmingham, The Plough are offering a very special festive menu with a twist this year, so don't hold back.
Out goes the turkey and sprouts, in comes the Carne Colorado with agave roasted veg and Mexican rice at Bodega. They’re bringing their South American A-game to the table for a real festive treat, where three courses are yours for £25.95 and cocktail masterclasses are an optional extra.
Out to spice things up this Christmas time? When an eatery of Pushkar’s calibre is knocking about, we’re hardly surprised. The renowned Indian restaurant whips up a choice of two Christmas banquets in the lead up to the big day, with your Christmas Day turkey coming to the table delicately coated in Hyderabadi spices. Enjoy some acclaimed cocktails to cool off afterwards.
The Vaults have an elegant Christmas bash well and truly sewn up. Their turkey is no ordinary turkey; it’s a bird served with apricot, sage, pistachio stuffing and duck potatoes, served with all the trimmings. The venue will also offer a hogroast and buffet option for bigger party groups.
Fill your boots with a feast fit for a King in the basement at Fleet Street Kitchen this Christmas. Introducing the ‘Grand Fork Buffet’, a mouth-watering mix of turkey breast, slow braised beef, sweet potato and all sorts of tasty side dishes. It’s £20 a piece, and tailored for groups of 20 or more.
Charged with the task of organising the office Christmas lunch? A tough task indeed, but not if you're dining with the New Inn! They're taking the stress out of the whole thing by lining you up with a traditional three-courser rife with turkey and brandy-soaked festive pudding.