The 8 Best Restaurants in Birmingham

By Zahra Al-Kateb

Birmingham’s restaurant scene shot to fame when the Michelin Guide awarded Purnell’s, Turners and Simpsons stars, leaving guests spoilt for choice.

Birmingham was further catapulted into the spotlight when the New York Times named it as one of its top destinations to visit in based on its dining scene in 2012.

Highlights include Lasan, winner of the best local restaurant in the UK on Gordon Ramsey’s F Word program, which serves traditional Indian cuisine with a contemporary modern twist. Other favorites include Venetian restaurant Fumo. Launched in 2012, this stylish eatery offers daily specials which reflect regional dishes from around Italy. Whether you are looking to indulge in some premier steak or Venetian style tapas, our best restaurants in Birmingham guide will have you covered.