#BestofBrum – Outdoor Terraces & Beer Gardens

Spring and a potential route out of lockdown are on their way... the perfect opportunity to explore some of Birmingham's venues with outdoor terraces or beer gardens. Take a look at our list of some of our favourite places to check out for al fresco food or drinks:

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The Canal House
12 Bridge Street, Birmingham, B1 2JR
thecanalhouse.uk.com

Area: City Centre
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The Canal House has a large terrace and outdoor balcony where you can sip on a beer, wine or cocktail while watching canal boats pass through the picturesque Gas Street Basin. 

Dishoom
One Chamberlain Square, Birmingham B3 3AX
www.dishoom.com/birmingham

Area: City centre
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Based on the Irani cafes of Bombay, Dishoom is a spacious restaurant based in Paradise.  The restaurant has a large outdoor terrace overlooking the newly refurbished Chamberlain Square. 

Craft English Garden
The Terrace, The International Convention Centre (ICC), Birmingham, B1 2EA
weare-craft.co.uk

Area: Brindley Place
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British restaurant Craft has a spacious terrace overlooking the canal in Brindley Place with several self-contained dining capsules and pods that seat up to 8 guests.

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The High Field
22 Highfield Rd, Birmingham B15 3DP
highfieldedgbaston.co.uk

Area: Edgbaston
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A smart gastropub in Edgbaston with a lovely terrace and large beer garden. The High Field serves food all day as well as a range of ales, wines and cocktails.

The Grand Hotel
Colmore Row, Birmingham, B3 2BS www.thegrandhotelbirmingham.co.uk

Area: City Centre
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A beautifully refurbished 4* hotel in the heart of the business district, The Grand has an open-air garden terrace in its central courtyard. 

Marco Pierre White Steakhouse Bar & Grill
The Cube, 200 Wharfside Street, Birmingham, B1 1PR
www.mpwrestaurants.co.uk

Area: The Cube
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MPW at the Cube boasts an impressive all-weather terrace where you can take in the incredible views from the 25th floor of the Cube while enjoying a drink or two. 

Zumhof Biergarten
29 Heath Mill Lane, Digbeth, Birmingham, B9 4AL
www.zumhof.co.uk

Area: Digbeth
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Zumhof Biergarten is a spacious bar and music venue with an extensive beer list, based in the heart of Digbeth.  It also has a large outdoor area with plenty of plus a large teepee and an outdoor music stage. 

Yorks Cafe
Ikon Gallery, Oozells Square, Birmingham, B1 2HS
www.yorkscafe.co.uk

Area: Brindley Place
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The Brindley Place branch of Yorks Bakery has a fantastic seating area overlooking Oozells Square, perfect for people watching while enjoying a tasty brunch.

Hotel du Vin
Church Street, Birmingham, B3 2NR
www.hotelduvin.com

Area: City centre
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A stylish hotel in the heart of the business district, Hotel du Vin has a large internal courtyard with a retractable roof.  The hotel also benefits from having one of the parklets installed by the Colmore Business District close to its entrance.

Attic Brew Co
29B Mary Vale Road, Birmingham, B30 2DA
atticbrewco.com

Area: Stirchley
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A traditional pub (in fact it is the oldest in Birmingham, having been established in 1368), The Old Crown in Digbeth has a spacious beer garden with tons of seating and DJs at weekends

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The Old Crown
188 High St, Deritend, Birmingham B12 0LD
theoldcrown.com

Area: Digbeth
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A traditional pub (in fact it is the oldest in Birmingham, having been established in 1368), The Old Crown in Digbeth has a spacious beer garden with tons of seating and DJs at weekends

The Plough Harborne
21 High St, Harborne, Birmingham, B17 9NT
theploughharborne.co.uk

Area: Harborne
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A popular pub in Harborne, The Plough has a great heated beer garden complete with an outdoor bar.

The Floodgate
104-108 Floodgate St, Birmingham B5 5SR
www.thefloodgate.co.uk

Area: Digbeth
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The Floodgate is an experiential entertainment venue in the heart of Digbeth. As well as some fun activities such as curling and baseball, the venue has a spacious yard where you can enjoy some drinks and streetfood.  

Fiesta del Asado
229 Hagley Rd, Birmingham B16 9RP
fiestadelasado.co.uk

Area: Edgbaston
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Fiesta del Asado in Edgbaston boasts a spacious outdoor terrace where you can enjoy their delicious Argentine dishes. 

Park Regis
160 Broad Street, Birmingham, B15 1DT
www.parkregisbirmingham.co.uk

Area: Five Ways
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1565 Bar and Restaurant inside the 4* Park Regis hotel has a spacious terrace where guests can enjoy lunch, afternoon tea and dinner. 

The Button Factory
25 Frederick St, Birmingham B1 3HH
thebuttonfactorybirmingham.co.uk

Area: Jewellery Quarter
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A real sun trap, the roof terrace at The Button Factory in the Jewellery Quarter is the perfect place to watch the world go by while sipping on a cocktail or two.

The Lord Clifden
34 Great Hampton Street, Birmingham, B18 6AA
thelordclifden.com

Area: Jewellery Quarter
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A spacious and heated beer garden with plenty of seating, an outside bar, table tennis and table football.  Check out their website for special events featuring kitchen takeovers and DJs. 

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The Distillery
4 Sheepcote St, Birmingham B16 8AE
thedistillerybirmingham.co.uk

Area: Close to Brindley Place
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A gin bar and restaurant located next to the  historic Roundhouse, The Distillery has a large outdoor terrace located right next to the canal. 

Bank
4 Brindley Place, Birmingham B1 2JB
individualrestaurants.com/bank/birmingham

Area: Brindley Place
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A stylish bar and restaurant based in Brindley Place, Bank has two outdoor all-weather terraces where you can enjoy a bottomless brunch, lunch and dinner. 

The Edgbaston
18 Highfield Road, Edgbaston, B15 3DU
www.theedgbaston.co.uk

Area: Edgbaston
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A multi award-winning hotel and cocktail bar, The Edgbaston boasts an impressive outdoor terrace where you enjoy a glass of fizz or a cocktail or two in the sun. 

Saint Paul's House
15-20 Saint Paul's Square, Birmingham, B3 1QU
www.saintpaulshouse.com

Area: Jewellery Quarter
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Overlooking St Paul's Square, boutique hotel Saint Paul's House has a stunning terrace with its own cocktail bar and a fully retractable roof. 

The British Oak
1364 Pershore Rd, Stirchley, Birmingham, B30 2XS
hwww.britishoakstirchley.co.uk

Area: Stirchley
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A traditional pub in Stirchley with a sizeable beer garden and numerous heated, outdoor areas where you can enjoy their vast selection of beers, wine and cocktails and even a dirty burger from Original Patty Men.  

The Alchemist
The Grand, Colmore Row, Birmingham, B3 2DA
thealchemist.uk

Area: City centre
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A stylish cocktail bar and restaurant, The Alchemist offers a number of outdoor tables overlooking Colmore Row and the Cathedral square.