A selection of bars and restaurants across the city that are perfect for lunch with clients

The High Field
22 Highfield Road, Edgbaston, B15 3DP
0121 227 7068

Area: Edgbaston
Cuisine: British
Cost: £££

Smart Gastropub in Edgbaston serving quality fresh food.  Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, it also has private dining options and a lovely garden and terrace.

Marco Pierre White at The Cube
200 Wharfside Street, Birmingham, B1 1PR
0121 634 3433

Area: The Cube
Cuisine: British
Cost: £££

Smart Steakhouse, Bar and Grill at the top of the Cube offering incredible views over the city.  Also has an impressive all-weather terrace which can be used for events.

The Canal House
12 Bridge Street, Birmingham, B1 2JR
0121 643 8829

Area: Broad Street
Cuisine: International
Cost: ££

Beautifully refurbished pub on the canal serving great lunch options including sandwiches, salads, pies and their signature hanging kebabs.

Purecraft Bar & Kitchen
30 Waterloo Street, Birmingham, B2 5TJ
0121 237 5666

Area: City Centre
Cuisine: British
Cost: ££

An informal and award-winning bar offering craft beer and great food. Also offers beer tasting sessions and private hire.

The Oyster Club
43 Temple Street, Birmingham, B2 5DP
0121 643 6070

Area: City Centre
Cuisine: Fish
Cost: ££££

A new restaurant from Adam Stokes, the chef behind Michelin-starred Adams. Specialising in oysters, seafood and champagne, you can either book a table downstairs or pop into the bar for a quick snack.

The Alchemist
The Grand, Colmore Row, Birmingham, B3 2DE
0121 200 2377

Area: Broad Street
Cuisine: British
Cost: ££

As well as crazy cocktails, The Alchemist also serves tasty food in a stylish restaurant.  The Alchemist's menu covers all bases, offering everything from sharing plates to sandwiches and steaks.

Centenary Square, Birmingham, B1 2EP
0121 245 2080

Area: Broad Street
Cuisine: British
Cost: ££

Restaurant in The Rep close to the ICC and library serving home-made food.  Does a great £6 lunch deal and small plates for a quick catch up.

The Florence
106-110 Edmund Street, Birmingham, B3 2ES
0121 599 0223

Area: City Centre
Cuisine: International
Cost: ££

Recently refurbished bar in the heart of the business district, perfect for an informal catch up with a client.

Bottega Prosecco Bar
Arena Birmingham, King Edwards Road, Birmingham, B1 2AA
0121 274 4199

Area: Brindley Place
Cuisine: Italian
Cost: ££

Bottega Prosecco Bar & Restaurant is an Italian restaurant specialising in authentic Cicchetti, pizza, pasta and Bottega prosecco. It features an outside seating area, with canalside views overlooking the Birmingham Old Main Line Canal.

Craft Dining Rooms
Unit 10, ICC Centenary Square, Broad St, Birmingham B1 2EA
0121 655 5550

Area: The ICC 
Cuisine: British
Cost: £££

Craft is a 100 cover restaurant that has been getting rave reviews since it opened in July. It celebrates the best of British from its food & drink and champions the British wine industry by having 95% of their listed wine from English Vineyards, including one only 20 miles from the city centre.

There are two private dining rooms and guests can work alongside the kitchen team to create a bespoke menu for their event.

The Ivy
67-71 Temple Row, Birmingham, B2 5LS
0121 725 2110

Area: City Centre
Cuisine: International
Cost: £££ 

The Ivy serves modern British dishes in a stylish setting on Temple Row.  Offers an all-day a la carte menu as well as some great value set menus.

Franco Manca
18 - 19 Bennetts Hill, Birmingham, B2 5QJ
0121 630 3009

Area: City Centre
Cuisine: Italian
Cost: ££

New pizzeria on Bennetts Hill serving freshly made sourdough pizzas using properly sourced, small supplier, seasonal ingredients.

Cosy Club
33 Bennetts Hill, Birmingham, B2 5SN
0121 695 1131

Area: City Centre
Cuisine: Modern British
Cost: ££

Set in a spectacular former bank building on the corner of Bennetts Hill and Waterloo Street, Cosy Club is a great option for an informal client lunch with an extensive menu featuring tapas dishes, sandwiches and burgers.

18 Barwick Street, Birmingham, B3 2NT
0121 236 5556

Area: City Centre
Cuisine: Chinese
Cost: £££

Spectacular restaurant in the basement of the former Grand Hotel, serving modern Chinese food. Offers a two-course lunch for 23 or three for £28

10 Colmore Row, Birmingham, B3 2QD
0121 200 2400

Area: City Centre
Cuisine: Italian
Cost: ££

Smart Italian Bar and Restaurant in the heart of the business district.  Has an extensive a la carte menu as well as some great value lunch and evening set menus.

Rudy's Pizza
9-10 Bennetts Hill, Birmingham, B2 5RS
0121 314 5880

Area: City Centre
Cuisine: Pizza
Cost: ££

Rudy's is a relaxed, neighbourhood pizzeria serving Neapolitan style pizzas and salads on Bennetts Hill.

Noel's Bar & Restaurant
22 Waterfront Walk, Birmingham B1 1SN
0121 389 3896

Area: The Mailbox
Cuisine: Mediterranean
Cost: £££

Noel’s is a modern restaurant and bar boasting high-end dining and an inspired cocktail menu to be enjoyed in an opulent and relaxed setting. The menu is inspired by the Mediterranean and they also have a charcoal fired grill, serving a range of specially sourced fine cuts.

55 Colmore Row, Birmingham, B3 2AA
0121 439 9236

Area: City Centre
Cuisine: South American
Cost: £££

Gaucho serves high-quality Argentine steaks and wine in impressive surroundings and offers a range of events, from wine tasting to beef masterclasses.  Also has a private dining room.

Grand Central, Birmingham, B2 4BF
0121 200 2400

Area: Grand Central
Cuisine: Indian
Cost: ££

Based in Grand Central, Mowgli serves tasty Indian street food dishes in relaxed surroundings.

Head of Steam
36 Temple Street, Birmingham, B2 5DP
0121 643 6824‬

Area: City Centre
Cuisine: British
Cost: ££

A new bar on Temple Street specialising in cask ales and craft beers.  Has an extensive food menu, including sandwiches, burgers and pies.  Also does a great lunch deal including a sandwich, a side and a drink for £8.95.

4 Brindley Place, Birmingham, B1 2JB
0121 643 6824‬

Area: Brindley Place
Cuisine: British
Cost: £££

Stylish restaurant and bar in Brindley Place offering classic and seasonal dishes, including an extensive range of quality steaks.  Bank also has a private dining room and two all-weather terraces.

Zen Metro
73 Cornwall Street, Birmingham, B3 2DF
0121 200 1911

Area: City Centre
Cuisine: Thai
Cost: ££

Stylish bar and restaurant in the business district serving a standard lunch menu or a great value Thai executive lunch for £15.95 per person including a drink.

Bistrot Pierre
46 Gas Street, Birmingham, B1 2JT
0121 616 0730

Area: Broad Street
Cuisine: French
Cost: ££

French bistro classics in a lovely canal side setting. Offers a prixe fixe & a la carte lunch menu.

3-4 Dakota Buildings, James Street, St Paul's Square Birmingham, B3 1SD
0121 212 3664

Area: Jewellery Quarter
Cuisine: Indian
Cost: £££

Located in the Jewellery Quarter, Lasan opened in 2002 and has attracted a loyal following and won many industry awards with its innovative take on Indian cuisine.

Laghi's Deli
22-24 Islington Row, Birmingham, B1 1PR
0121 634 3433

Area: Five Ways
Cuisine: Italian
Cost: ££

Based just off Five Ways island, Laghi's is an independently owned deli and restaurant serving tasty, authentic Italian food and wine. Try the doughnuts!

The Bracebridge
Bracebridge Pool, Sutton Park, Sutton Coldfield, B74 2YR
0121 308 8890

Area: Sutton Coldfield
Cuisine: International
Cost: £££

A recently refurbished restaurant serving a high class, seasonal menu, overlooking Bracebridge Pool in Sutton Park.

Purnell's Bistro
11 Newhall Street, Birmingham, B3 3NY
0121 200 1588

Area: City Centre
Cuisine: British
Cost: ££

Stylish bar from Michelin-starred chef Glynn Purnell serving an all-day menu, great cocktails and wine.

Côte Brasserie
120-122 Wharfside Street, Birmingham, B1 1RX
0121 631 1587

Area: The Mailbox
Cuisine: French
Cost: ££

Inspired by the brasseries and bistros of Paris, Côte offers relaxed all-day dining and serves authentic French classics made from great quality ingredients.

Sky by the Water
Resorts World Birmingham, Pendigo Way, Birmingham, B40 1NT
0121 273 1140

Area: Resorts World
Cuisine: British & French
Cost: £££

A newly transformed rooftop bar and restaurant in Resorts World offers a menu featuring twists on classic British and French cooking.

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12-22 Newhall Street, Birmingham, B3 3LX
0121 200 2767

Area: City Centre
Cuisine: Indian
Cost: £££

Contemporary Indian restaurant in the business district.  Offers a great value executive business lunch and 'curry in a hurry' lunches which are served quickly.

4th Floor Balcony, Selfridges, Birmingham, B5 4BP
0121 600 6869
1 Waterloo Street, Birmingham, B2 5PG
0121 643 8979

Area: Bullring & City Centre
Cuisine: Italian
Cost: £££

San Carlo Group now has two branches of Fumo, serving delicious Cicchetti and cocktails on the super stylish 4th-floor balcony of Selfridges and in the original location on Waterloo Street.

10 Barwick Street, Birmingham, B3 2NT
0121 236 6866

Area: City Centre
Cuisine: British
Cost: £££

Stylish bar and eatery in the business district serving modern British and European dishes.

Sabai Sabai
7 Waterloo Street, Birmingham, B2 5PG
0121 289 3939

Area: City Centre
Cuisine: Thai
Cost: £££

Newly opened in the city centre, award-winning Sabai Sabai serves great Thai food and cocktails on Waterloo Street.

26 Great Western Arcade, Birmingham, B2 5HU
0121 236 2313

Area: City Centre
Cuisine: Vegetarian
Cost: ££

Based in the Great Western Arcade, Land is a plant-focused restaurant & bar. The menu focusses on land-inspired seasonal dishes, based on the best fresh ingredients available at that time.