Bodega Cantina review by Rhiannon Simpson

Bodega Cantina review by Rhiannon Simpson

A cold January night made all the more bright with a colourful trip to Bodega. Bodega has stood the test of time and still delights. Its fine… Read more »

Arch 13 Toastie & Wine review by Zoe Walsh

Arch 13 Toastie & Wine review by Zoe Walsh

Arch 13 will have you melting for more. Their latest toastie offer, paired with one of their finest wines, will have you counting the clock until your… Read more »

A movement that can’t be ignored – The Best Vegan Cuisine in Birmingham

A movement that can’t be ignored – The Best Vegan Cuisine in Birmingham

Christmas over indulgence true to you? Vegetarian but considering vegan? Embarking on Veganuary for a challenge? As the fastest growing food movement in the world, restaurants are… Read more »

The Gentleman & Scholar Pub Menu Review

The Gentleman & Scholar Pub Menu Review

Last week I was lucky enough to be invited to sample the food at the Gentleman & Scholar Pub inside the Hyatt Regency Hotel. Guests can enjoy a… Read more »

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Click to view all the latest news on food and drink in Birmingham. From new bar and restaurant launches to foodie events, tasting sessions, press releases, reviews and more.
Tis the season of love so let’s get wildly wicked with words by Rhiannon Simpson

Tis the season of love so let’s get wildly wicked with words by Rhiannon Simpson

Tis the season of love so let’s get wildly wicked with words. Wild Let’s dance and drink until sunrise. The Night Owl host a loved up Ska… Read more »

Bring fortune to your feast for Chinese New Year – Year of the Pig

Bring fortune to your feast for Chinese New Year – Year of the Pig

Wing Yip – the UK’s leading Oriental supermarket – is encouraging the nation to celebrate the Year of the Pig in the kitchen and enjoy authentic Chinese… Read more »

The Coach House Moseley to open as Cafe, Cocktail Bar, Indian Restaurant and Premium Wine & Spirit Store!

The Coach House Moseley to open as Cafe, Cocktail Bar, Indian Restaurant and Premium Wine & Spirit Store!

The Coach House Moseley, set back off St Mary’s Row, behind large green coach gates, opens its doors on Saturday Feb 16 at 11 am. And here… Read more »

Pop up Friday serving up great food each week at The Actress & Bishop

Pop up Friday serving up great food each week at The Actress & Bishop

As part of The Actress & Bishop’s Friday after work social they will be welcoming a mix of local independent street food vendors each Friday! The ‘Pop… Read more »

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Tis the season of love so let’s get wildly wicked with words by Rhiannon Simpson

Tis the season of love so let’s get wildly wicked with words by Rhiannon Simpson

Tis the season of love so let’s get wildly wicked with words. Wild Let’s dance and drink until sunrise. The Night Owl host a loved up Ska… Read more »

Groundbreaking music experience World Domination returns to Royal Birmingham Conservatoire

Groundbreaking music experience World Domination returns to Royal Birmingham Conservatoire

TIN MEN AND TELEPHONE MESHES LIVE MUSIC WITH NEWS AND CURRENT AFFAIRS SOUNDBITES, SAMPLES AND AUDIENCE INTERACTION THROUGH TECHNOLOGY A groundbreaking live music experience which actively encourages… Read more »

Experimental Music Series Post-Paradise 15 at Centrala

Experimental Music Series Post-Paradise 15 at Centrala

Post-Paradise is a grassroots experimental music series run by a collective of composers based in Birmingham, UK. Now in its third season, they have created a centre… Read more »

OUTLANDER release ferocious new single The Valium Machine via FOMA

OUTLANDER release ferocious new single The Valium Machine via FOMA

Out now digitally via FOMA FFO: Godspeed You! Black Emperor, Fugazi, Duster, Mogwai, Slint, Deftones Outlander’s stunningly beautiful The Valium Machine is today released to the world via FOMA…. Read more »

Hands On Sensuality: Valentine’s Event

Hands On Sensuality: Valentine’s Event

Hands On Sensuality: Valentine’s Event, where  Kaye Winwood will be joined by Theatre Producer/Food Curator Christie Hill and Dr Annalise Weckesser from Birmingham City University’s VQ research… Read more »

Parkinson’s UK launches Birmingham’s first Secret Supper

Parkinson’s UK launches Birmingham’s first Secret Supper

Charity Parkinson’s UK is inviting local people and businesses to a Secret Supper event in St Paul’s Square, Birmingham, on Tuesday 9 April to raise vital funds… Read more »

The Coach House Moseley to open as Cafe, Cocktail Bar, Indian Restaurant and Premium Wine & Spirit Store!

The Coach House Moseley to open as Cafe, Cocktail Bar, Indian Restaurant and Premium Wine & Spirit Store!

The Coach House Moseley, set back off St Mary’s Row, behind large green coach gates, opens its doors on Saturday Feb 16 at 11 am. And here… Read more »

Birmingham Gig Guide Feb 2019

Birmingham Gig Guide Feb 2019

Our Birmingham live music & DJ guide for February 2019, offers original and alternative nightlife, gigs, parties and music listings. We work with local promoters and venues each month to… Read more »

Live Music in Birmingham

Birmingham Gig Guide Feb 2019

Birmingham Gig Guide Feb 2019

Our Birmingham live music & DJ guide for February 2019, offers original and alternative nightlife, gigs, parties and music listings. We work with local promoters and venues each month to ensure you won’t be missing out on the very best this city has offer. For our pick of the best live music today and this month, check out our Youtube playlist below (auto-play or skip through). Scroll [Read More...]

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A movement that can’t be ignored – The Best Vegan Cuisine in Birmingham

A movement that can’t be ignored – The Best Vegan Cuisine in Birmingham

Christmas over indulgence true to you? Vegetarian but considering vegan? Embarking on Veganuary for a challenge? As the fastest growing food movement in the world, restaurants are… Read more »

Top 5 Reasons Birmingham Is A Great Place To Live

Top 5 Reasons Birmingham Is A Great Place To Live

As Britain’s second largest city, Birmingham is famous for many things – The Bull Ring, Spaghetti Junction, Cadburys chocolate, playing a major part in the Industrial Revolution,… Read more »

New Kids on the Culinary Streets of Brum

New Kids on the Culinary Streets of Brum

Our city is paired in Michelin goodness with Edinburgh to have the most accoladed dining spots outside of the big smoke. Our homegrown talent continues to grow… Read more »

What to do if you absolutely cannot avoid being in Birmingham

What to do if you absolutely cannot avoid being in Birmingham

Whilst the thought of having to spend time in Birmingham was once a daunting inevitability, the city now boasts a surprising array of enjoyable things to do…. Read more »

Best of Brum

Click here to view all our special 'best of Brum' articles, from the best bars to the best restaurants, things to do in the city and other alternative features.

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Bodega Cantina review by Rhiannon Simpson

Bodega Cantina review by Rhiannon Simpson

A cold January night made all the more bright with a colourful trip to Bodega. Bodega has stood the test of time and still delights. Its fine… Read more »

Arch 13 Toastie & Wine review by Zoe Walsh

Arch 13 Toastie & Wine review by Zoe Walsh

Arch 13 will have you melting for more. Their latest toastie offer, paired with one of their finest wines, will have you counting the clock until your… Read more »

A movement that can’t be ignored – The Best Vegan Cuisine in Birmingham

A movement that can’t be ignored – The Best Vegan Cuisine in Birmingham

Christmas over indulgence true to you? Vegetarian but considering vegan? Embarking on Veganuary for a challenge? As the fastest growing food movement in the world, restaurants are… Read more »

Top 5 Reasons Birmingham Is A Great Place To Live

Top 5 Reasons Birmingham Is A Great Place To Live

As Britain’s second largest city, Birmingham is famous for many things – The Bull Ring, Spaghetti Junction, Cadburys chocolate, playing a major part in the Industrial Revolution,… Read more »

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