10 Birmingham Bars for a Working Lunch

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 frim 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.

Birmingham Bars for a Working Lunch - The Distillery

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

Birmingham Bars for a Working Lunch - The Button Factory

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. As you might have guessed by the name, this Victorian-era factory has been stunningly renovated over the years and still retains a lot of its historical charm. With exposed red-brick walls and stunning historical features throughout Check out the meeting rooms in Birmingham for your team.

25 Frederick St | Website

Birmingham Bars for a Working Lunch - Harvey Nichols Brasserie & Bar

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! Situated inside the fantastic Birmingham Mailbox, you'll feel like you're right at the heart of luxury and style at this unique venue.

65 Wharfside St | Website

Birmingham Bars for a Working Lunch - The Plough

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. With modern and stylish décor inside, this cosy venue is the ideal place to host your co-workers for an afternoon.

21 High St | Website

Birmingham Bars for a Working Lunch - Purecraft Bar & Kitchen

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 after a working lunch but still want to take your co-workers out for a treat!

30 Waterloo St | Website

Birmingham Bars for a Working Lunch - The Botanist

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. With a cosy and rustic atmosphere inside, this is the ideal place to take your co-workers if you're looking for somewhere where you can all properly relax and unwind with a bite to eat and a few drinks.

14-16 Temple St | Website

Birmingham Bars for a Working Lunch - Cosy Club

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! With a chain of eclectic and stylish venues across the country, Cosy Club is always a top choice no matter what city you're in!

33 Bennetts Hill | Website

Birmingham Bars for a Working Lunch - Browns Birmingham

8. Browns Birmingham

Located on St Martins Square is the iconic Browns Birmingham. One of the best-loved and most well-known chains in the country, this is an ideal place to bring your colleagues for a bite to eat in the afternoon. Situated just a few minutes' walk away from Birmingham New Street station as well, this is a convenient place to meet with your colleagues if you have people travelling from further afield. 

24 Suffolk Street Queensway | Website

Birmingham Bars for a Working Lunch - Slug & Lettuce

9. Slug & Lettuce

Widely known across the country for its lively and welcoming atmosphere, you really cannot go wrong with a working lunch at the Slug & Lettuce Birmingham. Like all of their venues, the bar features a tasteful and modern interior, great food and, of course… their famous cocktail menu! During the day, this is a great place to get sat down and chatting with your colleagues.

Water’s Edge | Website

Birmingham Bars for a Working Lunch - All Bar One

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

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