Another new year upon us brings plenty of exciting new openings in and around Birmingham. Last year it seemed that there was a new opening every week in Birmingham! So its pretty hard to keep up! So, I have created a list of restaurants, hotels and entertainment venues that are opening in Birmingham and Beyond for you to explore and get excited about. I will regularly update this list, and if you would like to be featured on this, please email me email@example.com
QUARTER HORSE COFFEE
Popular Coffee house Quarter Horse coffee will be opening its second site in the Jewellery Quarter in January 2023.
WHERE: Jewellery Quarter, Kenyon St
WHEN: Early January 2023
A second branch of Rudy’s Pizza will open in the city centre in February. The chain is opening a new spot in Brindleyplace, at the site of the former Cielo serving up Proper Neapolitan Pizza!
WHERE: Birmingham – Brindleyplace
WHEN: February 2022
ONE STAR DONER BAR BY CHEF BRAD CARTER
Created by Michelin Star chef Brad Carter, One Star will be a kebab joint in the Hare and Hounds pub in Kings Heath
WHERE: Hare and Hounds in Kings Heath, Birmingham
WHEN: February 2022
SOI 1268 BY BUDDHA BELLY
Digbeth Dining Club Street food Legends Buddha Belly have announced they are opening up a restaurant in Stirchley! Serving up delicious Thai Cuisine with a few little twists a long the way! An opening we have wanted for soo long, we can’t wait!
WHERE: Pershore Road, Stirchley
WHEN: Early 2023
Gup Shup Is Now Shokupan
Based in Grand Central, Gup Shup has rebranded to Shokupan serving up Japanese Shokupan bread daily! Creating incredible cheesy sando toasties (hotties) plus a few iconic favourites from Gup Shup such as Hot Pepper Chicken Hottie and much-popular authentic Japanese Sandos! They have also upped the Shokupan game with Detroit Steel Pan Style Pizza!!! We can’t wait to try it out!
WHERE: Grand Central (Previously Tasty Plaice)
WHEN: 1st week of March
Private fine dining with bespoke menus and experiences seating up to 16 people.
WHERE: Lichfield City Centre
WHEN: February/March 2023
Artisan Italian Pizza restaurant
WHERE: Plans to open several new stores across the region – including one in Birmingham City Centre, Jewellery Quarter and Hall Green
WHEN: exact dates unknown but Paradiso will be opening several new stores through out 2023
Bowling lanes, retro arcades, shuffleboards, beer pong and a rooftop terrace bar with views across Birmingham City Centre.
WHERE: Birmingham Bullring – Link street
WHEN: Summer 2023 – exact date unknown
A new coffee shop & bakery from the team behind The Early Bird Bakery coming soon to Citadel Birmingham
WHERE: Citadel Birmingham opposite Magistrates Law Courts
WHEN: Date Unknown – 2023
ATTIC BREWERY – THE BARREL STORE
Hitting their Crowd funder target, Attic Brewery will be bringing “The Barrel store” and bar to Jewellery Quarter which will bring the Attic taproom vibe and provides a great platform for making great barrel-aged beer
WHERE: Jewellery Quarter
WHEN: 2023 – exact date unknown
SPORTS BAR “BOX”
Brindleyplace’s former PizzaExpress building is set to be transformed into a Sports bar called “BOX” in early June. BOX is a game-changing sports bar where you can eat, drink, view, play and party.
WHEN: JUNE 2023
Independent Koba-Ko have announced that they will be opening their first restaurant later this year in Kings Heath. Specialising in Japanese cuisine, Koba-Ko will serve ramen, Japanese small plates and a good variety of beer, sake and cocktails.
WHERE: Kings Heath
WHEN: This year 2023
JUST ANNOUNCED – FUTURE OPENINGS 2023/2024
THE DEAN HOTEL, BIRMINGHAM
The Dean Hotel Birmingham includes the total refurbishment and redevelopment of Birmingham’s Grade II* Listed Central Methodist Hall on Corporation Street, in the heart of the city. The Dean Hotel will hold 150 bedrooms that will feature eight new bars and restaurants, a gym and events space. It will be the first Dean hotel outside of the Republic of Ireland.
WHEN:Planning submitted – Late 2023/early 2024
DEOLALI INDIAN RESTAURANT IN MOSELEY – OPENING DATE UNKNOWN
LOW N SLOW BY ANDY STUBBS – JEWELLERY QUARTER – DATE UNKNOWN – 2023
F1 ARCADE – TWO CHAMBERLAIN SQUARE – BIRMINGHAM – LATE 2023