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Birmingham : Michelin's recommendations
Birmingham is the second largest city in the United Kingdom and was one of the main centres of the Industrial Revolution of the 19C. The city is a “must” for fans of industrial tourism, and the recent changes in its urban landscape, underscoring the city’s developing cultural life, are significant.
Tourist attractions Birmingham : Things to see and do
sq. Chamberlain GB - Birmingham B3 3DH
The pride of the city, Birmingham Museum is renowned for its remarkable collection of Pre-Raphaelite paintings, including works by all the movement's great names (Rossetti, Burne-Jones, Hunt etc). A good selection of European art (Murillo, Daubigny, ..
55-63 Hurst Street GB - Birmingham B5 4TE
This agglomeration of four restored houses on a courtyard offers an extraordinary trip back in time, to the daily life of four familes in 1840, 1870, 1930 and 1970 respectively. Furniture, objects, silverware, costume and mementoes vividly bring thes..
Trinity Road GB - Birmingham B6 6JD
Built between 1618-1635, this hotel is distinguished by its ceilings and splendid fireplaces. The large gallery, wainscoted in oak, exhibits tapestries of exceptional beauty . For a week at the start of December,Aston Hall by candlelight recreates th..
Church Street GB - Birmingham B3 2NR
Just 10 minutes walk from The Bullring Shopping Centre, this elegant and modern hotel features rooms with Egyptian linen and plasma-screen TVs. There is an idyllic hidden courtyard, a French bistro, and a relaxing spa. With luxurious hand-sprung mat..
Albert Street GB - Birmingham B5 5JE
Prix Prices from : 85 £
The 4-star Hotel La Tour Birmingham is just a 5-minute walk from the Bullring Shopping Centre. It serves modern food in its stylish restaurant. Bespoke cocktails are made by expert mixologists in the bar and there is also an on-site fitness centre. ..
St Chads, Queensway GB - Birmingham B4 6HY
Prix Prices from : 49 £
Located in Birmingham’s city centre, the Thistle is just a 10-minute walk from the Bullring shopping centre. Panoramic views across Birmingham’s city skyline can be enjoyed from Whimsey’s Bar’s conservatory and roof terrace. A 24-hour front desk is p..
Albert St GB - Birmingham B5 5JE
21a Bennetts Hill GB - Birmingham B2 5QP
Smart restaurant with a huge feature photo of a Victorian columned hallway. At lunch there's a two-choice set menu; in the evening they offer a 5 and 9 course tasting selection with wine pairings. Cooking is intricate, original and attractively prese..
55 Cornwall St GB - Birmingham B3 2DH
A well-regarded restaurant with a passionate owner and a keen local following - you're encouraged to relax and enjoy your time here. Start with a drink in the large bar, then move to the sleek dining room. Cooking is modern and refined; choose from t..
25 Church St GB - Birmingham B3 2NR
69 High St, Harborne GB - Birmingham B17 9NS
Busy neighbourhood restaurant in a suburban parade, smartly decorated with etched mirrors and velvet chairs; there are just 8 neatly set tables. Visually impressive, confidently crafted, flavoursome dishes use top quality seasonal ingredients. Cookin..
20 Highfield Rd, Edgbaston GB - Birmingham B15 3DU
Smart Georgian mansion with stylish lounges, a pleasant garden-facing terrace and a summer house. Tables are well-spaced and service is formal and efficient. Classically based menus showcase excellent quality produce and display subtle contemporary t..