There seems to be a new opening every week in Birmingham, It’s hard to keep up with you Brum! So, I have created a list of restaurants, hotels and entertainment venues that are opening in Birmingham and Beyond in 2021. I will regularly update this list, and if you would like to be featured on this, please email me firstname.lastname@example.org
THE GRAND HOTEL
Where: Colmore Row/B3 2BS
The re-opening of the Grand Hotel was on 4th November however this was delayed due to Lockdown,The hotel will re-open when CO-VID restrictions have been lifted then you’ll be able to book a room, and cocktails or afternoon tea in the Madeleine bar.
THE ROLLING MILL
Where: JEWELLERY QUARTER
Brand new bar and restaurant set to open its doors in MID 2021 in the heart of the JQ. Indoor and outdoor space, covered courtyard, heated mezzanine rooftop, two bars and a private terrace!
Where: The Bullring/ST Martins Square
Replacing Jamies Italian, Haidilao is opening their third site in Birmingham in MID 2021. Serving up traditional hot pots where you pick your ingredients, you can also choose from noodle, soups and meat dishes.
TREETOP ADVENTURE GOLF
Where: The Bullring/Birmingham
18-hole indoor mini-golf courses surrounded by rainforest, ancient ruins and waterfalls?! Accompanied by Pizza Cabana to feast on after your game, cocktails and mocktails from The Thirsty Toucan and coffee from the Rainforest Roast Cafe looking to open in SPRING 2021
Where: Brindley Place
PERIOS is a Tex-Mex concept, based on flavours. They serve Mexican classics such as tacos, burritos, nachos, as well as American burgers, and let’s not forget about their fabulous cocktails! They have taken over the old Handmade Burger Co site by the canal in Brindley Place and hope to open early this year when CO-VID restrictions are lifted.
Let Shibuya Underground take you on a liquid journey around Japan, showcasing each authentic drinks flight through stories and tales from the East. Whilst discovering philosophies, culture and flavours, let the smells, tastes and sensations transport you to Japan in an instant. This sounds amazing and we can’t wait to find out more! The date is yet to be confirmed.
Where: Birmingham TBC
Boxpark has submitted plans to open up a new site in Birmingham, The date is TBC, It may not be 2021 but I added it to the guide BECAUSE THIS IS SO EXCITING. Boxpark is a massive event venue and is currently the biggest food, culture, and social hub in London. This will be a unique experience bringing the people of Brum together to EAT, DRINK, AND PLAY.
Where: Sutton Coldfield (In former Bodega site)
Otto opened up their second site in Lichfield before Christmas and now, they have announced plans to open their third site in Sutton Coldfield in the late Spring! Sutton is screaming for more great Independents, so we definitely can not wait for some delicious Italian Cuisine for us to all indulge in.
KOUZINA GREEK MEZE
Where: Selfridges – The Bullring
Street Kitchen Brothers are going to be launching their new Kouzina Greek Meze restaurant in Selfridges Birmingham soon as restrictions are lifted but will be offering the option of takeaway which is now available. They will be the first Greek restaurant to partner up with Selfridges! More updates to come.
ZUMHOF FOOD MARKT.
Where: Zumhof Biergarten-Second floor
Zumhof will be re-opening on April 12th with a SEVEN DAY LAUNCH PARTY and a brand new Food Märkt upstairs where Birmingham’s top food traders bring you the best scran in the city including Bonehead and Foodie Legend “The Fat Foodie” with new burger joint Meats Meet Bun. Food Markt is now open
RED BRICK MARKET BIRMINGHAM
Where: Floodgate Street, Digbeth
A brand new alternative retail offering. A true colourful cocktail of independent small businesses, artists and makers. Vintage, antique, new alongside old, sustainable fashion and zero waste. Red Brick Market is now open and will be open 7 days a week, expect a colourful shopping experience showcasing the best of Birmingham’s small independents, artists, and creatives.
Stickie Fingers is opening up their second branch in Bournville aiming for a mid-April opening! Serving up their delicious pancakes, doughnuts, crepes and shakes. They will be offering delivery & takeaway options , and we can’t wait to check it out!
Q BOX BIRMINGHAM
Where: Harborne High Street
QBOX is a high-end takeaway restaurant offering click and collect and by day a Deli that will serve coffee, freshly baked sourdough and seasonal salads. The concept is based around bbq chicken and bbq vegetarian mains with your choice of different season salads, sides and a variety of sauces! QBOX is looking to open this May so keep an eye out for more information.
Where: Unit 4, 17 Reddicap Trading Estate
Spawned from a love of great beer and heavy metal, Leviathan Brewing is a micro brewer of small batch craft beer using quality, natural ingredients. The Taproom in Sutton Coldfield is now open offering outdoor dining with a great selection of beer, cide, wine and bar snacks on the menu, there will also be a few street food pop ups such as Beef on the Block and Zack’s Caribbean.
Where: The Arcadian, Birmingham
Mythos Taverna brings you on a trip to Greece & the islands, serving authentic dishes from across the region in beautiful Mediterranean surroundings.
Located in the Arcadian, just outside the Hippodrome with a beautiful heated terrace on theatre square, Mythos brings a true flavour of Greece to Birmingham. Opening on 17th May.
Where: 92-98 Colmore Row, B3 3BD
An exciting addition to Birmingham city centre, the restaurant is the second venue under the Robata moniker, with the first launched in Central London in 2019. The restaurant will open on Colmore Row serving up a great variety such as mixed grill skewers, bao buns, raw dishes and Smokey meat and veg dishes. Opening date is TBC
Where: The Bullring, Birmingham
Polish restaurant chain North fish is coming to The Bullring, opening its first UK restaurant right here in Birmingham! The chain will offer healthy menu items such as battered squid and prawns, tuna burgers and salmon tortilla wraps. The opening date is TBC.
KILN BY MAC
Where: Mac Birmingham
MAC is opening a new café and restaurant on 24th May 2021. The old cafe has been transformed into a vibrant and modern space with a seasonal menu that offers fantastic stone baked pizzas made with their own MAC slow-fermented dough! Open for breakfast, lunch, and will serve up a reduced dinner menu in the evenings.
FOX AND CHANCE BAR
Where: Pinfold Street, Birmingham
New cocktail bar is opening up just around the corner from New Street Station, their focus is on delivering a diverse drinks menu with an atmosphere and service as friendly and welcoming as a favourite local pub, just brought to the level of a cocktail bar! Opening date is TBC but they are looking to open in June.
Where: Smith Street, Warwick
Warwick newest café is Revive bringing locally sourced food, delicious coffee and some games tables for you all to enjoy creating a pretty buzzing atmosphere. Revive are looking to open at the end of May and we can’t wait!
FILLET OF SOUL
Where: Bennets Hill, Birmingham
Finally, Birmingham has a new fish and chip shop, Introducing Fillet of Soul that is hoping to open in July on Bennet’s Hill taking over Buffalo & Rye’s old site. Serving up high-quality, traditional fish and chips that I’m sure will be loved by all!