If you’re planning a summer celebration, or are simply eager to explore Birmingham’s booming food scene even further, this is the guide for you.

Here you’ll find some of the best, most established eateries in the city, and some hidden gems too!

Green Room

The Green Room lies on the doorstep of the Birmingham Hippodrome – making it thee place for pre-theatre treats. Whether it’s a light bite or something more substantial, you’ll find something perfect here.

Mixed Pad Thai

Juicy prawns and chicken served with rice noodles, egg and a variety of veg, all coated in a sweet and sour tamarind sauce. Garnished with crushed peanuts, chilli flakes and a lime wedge.


James Dahl

Luxury surroundings and decadent flavours are the key themes at James Dahl. Great for those searching for an elegant evening in a stylish, sophisticated setting. An upmarket take on a popular dining choice.

Payla Shank

Slow roasted lamb shank cooked in a combo of butter, onion, garlic, ginger and sweet pumpkin. An explosion of warming, comforting flavours.


Ten Ichi

Ten Ichi is a sleek Japanese restaurant; priding itself on authentic cooking and artful presentation. If you like to explore new tastes and textures – this is the place for you.

Ika Kabayaki

A whole grilled squid with a sweet and salty teriyaki sauce.


Miyako Teppanyaki

Dining with a difference is what Miyako Teppanyaki is all about as a night of genuinely fab food and entertainment awaits. Admire the theatrics as your favourite Japanese dish is fervently prepared before your very eyes.

Yakitori  Appetizer

The perfect light bite. A simple, succulent starter of skewered chicken and leeks – packed full of savoury flavour.


Las Iguanas

Las Iguanas, not only offers a zesty array of Latin American specialities, but an active service combined.  Think immensely colourful décor, expertly made cocktails and cuisine with a kick!

Fiesta Ensalada

A vibrant salad, jam-packed with good stuff! Butternut squash, mixed leaves and salad with fresh avocado, oven-dried tomatoes and pink pickled onions. Topped with a poppy seed dressing, pumpkins seeds, charred corn and roquito peppers.


Milano Ristorante

Hearty Italian cuisine can sometimes be hard to find here in the city, but you must not let that stop you getting your fix! Milano Ristorante promises to deliver firm favourites that will instantly transport you to the Isle of Sicily.


A real taste of Italy. A flaky fillet of sea bass with rich tomato, olives, basil and olive oil; served with rosemary potatoes.

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