Food & Drink News

Information on the food and drink events in Birmingham, from wine to real ale, fine dining, food markets and more!

Life’s a Beach at The Botanist

Popular city centre bar, The Botanist, is transforming into a beach on Wednesday 15 June to celebrate National Beer Day. From 6pm the Temple Street bar is… Read more »

The Plough launches ’Spit’ Wine & Spirit School!

The award-winning team at the Plough in Harborne has launched a wine and spirit school with a difference. ‘Spit’ will cater for enthusiasts and those looking to… Read more »

May Bank Holiday with Bitters n Twisted!

It’s a top weekend of entertainment food & drink at Bitters n Twisted family of bars and restaurants. Here’s a run down of what’s on: The Victoria… Read more »

Birmingham Rum Festival 2016 Beckons!

Birmingham Rum Festival will take place on Saturday 2 July at bar and live music venue The Cuban Embassy. The event will see visitors arrive to sample… Read more »

World Tapas Day & El Borracho 1st Birthday!

2 Events in 1!! Spanish Fiesta Party! El Borracho are celebrating their First Birthday PLUS enjoying taking part in World Tapas Day on Thursday 16th June 2016…. Read more »

Best Places to Eat in Grand Central!

Best Places to Eat in Grand Central!

It’s not easy to squeeze in a lunch break, but it’s often necessary for our health and sanity. That’s why Grand Central’s restaurants and cafes have a… Read more »

Kings Heath Dining Club – York Road Party!

Street food innovators Digbeth Dining Club return to Kings Heath Dining Club Hare & Hounds and York Road street closure of the Year on Sunday 22nd May…. Read more »

Ben Tesh launches new Summer pop-ups

Former Turner’s chef Ben Tesh is moving into Birmingham city centre, to host a new Summer of restaurant pop-ups at Urban Coffee Company in Church Street. To… Read more »

Kings Heath Farmers’ Market 10th Anniversary

This weekend, Kings Heath Farmers’ Market will celebrate its 10th anniversary on Kings Heath Village Square, from 9am-2pm, Saturday 7th May. To mark this very special occasion,… Read more »

Be At One’s Five A Day Cocktails

Be At One’s Five A Day Cocktails

As the summer is approaching and a number of us are getting ‘beach body ready’ it’s refreshing to hear that the new Be At One cocktail bar,… Read more »

Name a Cocktail & Win Tickets to International Dance Festival

The Botanist is set to launch a limited edition cocktail to celebrate The International Dance Festival Birmingham 2016, which arrives in the city this May. To commemorate… Read more »

PEAKYS will open in the heart of Birmingham City Centre.

PEAKYS will open in the heart of Birmingham City Centre.

John Bright Street is revealed as the location for Birmingham’s new, anticipated venue PEAKYS. Nestled between Turtle Bay and BrewDog bar, PEAKYS will join John Bright Street’s… Read more »

Birmingham to host first major Rum Festival

Birmingham to host first major Rum Festival

Birmingham’s first full-scale festival of rum will take place on Saturday 2 July at bar and live music venue The Cuban Embassy. The all-day event will see… Read more »

Student Sessions returns on Thursday 28th April

Between 4pm – 10pm shops and restaurants throughout the iconic centre will be offering exclusive discounts, giveaways and entertainment to students from across the region. Discounts include… Read more »

Bitters N Twisted Bank Holiday Extravaganza!

Bitters N Twisted Bank Holiday Extravaganza!

The May Bank Holiday brings a host of entertainment, food and drink to the Bitters n Twisted family of bars and restaurants. We take a look at… Read more »