10 Birmingham Bars for a Working Lunch
If you’re getting a bit tired of staring at the same four walls during your lunch break, take the team out of the office environment and treat them to a working lunch!
With endless bars and restaurants across this gigantic city, it can be quite difficult to find the perfect place to have a working lunch, to say the least! Lucky for you, we’ve compiled a list of the top 10 bars for a working lunch in Birmingham. But if you don't fancy heading out we also have some virtual team activities like virtual escape rooms, virtual cocktail making and virtual murder mystery that would be great for your team.
1. The Distillery
Perfectly situated on the city’s canal, The Distillery is one of Birmingham’s best when it comes to their fantastic gin selection, stunning interior and cosy atmosphere, perfect for any group looking to make it a great working lunch.
4 Sheepcote St | Website
2. The Button Factory
Easily one of the coolest hangout spots in the eclectic Jewellery Quarter in the heart of Birmingham, The Button Factory boasts an amazing menu with brunch, lunch and dinner options to suit everybody’s taste. Check out the meeting rooms in Birmingham for your team.
25 Frederick St | Website
3. Harvey Nichols Brasserie & Bar
A modern dining experience in a stunningly decorated space, the Harvey Nichols Brasserie & Bar boasts of its bespoke seasonal menu featuring predominantly locally sourced produce. Not only that, but as a working lunch group, you can even opt for a private dining room if you and your team need some space to yourselves!
65 Wharfside St | Website
4. The Plough
An independent eatery in the neighbourhood of Harborne in the south of the city, The Plough prides itself not only on its excellent hospitality, but its range of healthy menu options and its huge selection of world beers and wines. This fantastic venue also has its own private room if your team requires it for your working lunch.
21 High St | Website
5. Purecraft Bar & Kitchen
Featured as one of our Best Bars in Birmingham, Purecraft Bar & Kitchen deserves a nod for being a brilliant working lunch venue as well! Pairing their bespoke food menu made up of locally sourced ingredients with their eclectic range of world beers, this is definitely a hotspot that you and your team should consider! Check out the best breakfast in Birmingham if you aren't wanting a working lunch.
30 Waterloo St | Website
6. The Botanist
Known for their beautifully designed interiors and one of a kind cocktails, The Botanist in Birmingham is perfect for working lunch groups that are looking for a cosy and sophisticated venue like no other.
14-16 Temple St | Website
7. Cosy Club
Probably one of the most aesthetically pleasing venues on our list, there’s no wonder how the Cosy Club in Birmingham got its name! This is a truly relaxing dining experience, perfect for any teams looking for a working lunch in a tastefully designed venue with some excellent menu items!
33 Bennetts Hill | Website
8. Natural Bar and Kitchen
Credited as being Birmingham’s very first vegan bar and kitchen, this bespoke venue boasts of some of the most delicious plant-based meals with a fun and modern twist that everybody will love (not just vegans!).
24 Suffolk Street Queensway | Website
9. Slug & Lettuce
Widely known across the country for its relaxed and welcoming atmosphere, you really cannot go wrong with a working lunch at the Slug & Lettuce. Like all of their venues, the bar features a tasteful and modern interior, great food and, of course… their famous cocktail menu!
Water’s Edge | Website
10. All Bar One
Conveniently located just a stones’ throw away from the Bullring in the heart of the city, All Bar One is a great choice for your next working lunch. Like many other chain bars such as the Slug & Lettuce, you know what you’re getting when you come to All Bar One, and you certainly won’t be disappointed! Always featuring a fantastic range of beers and a mouth-watering food menu, you really can’t go wrong with this classic venue. This is also featured in our best bars in Chester.
Eleven Brindley Place | Website