A Triumph for Edgbaston Village’s Finest at the Birmingham Food, Drink and Hospitality Awards 2016
A host of Edgbaston Village’s popular destinations were triumphant at the inaugural Birmingham Food, Drink and Hospitality Awards 2016, which were held on Monday 6 June at Edgbaston Stadium.
The glittering ceremony brought together the great and the good from the regional hospitality industry, to celebrate and reward the achievements of those helping to make the city a great place to live, work, play and visit.
Among the big winners on the night were are delighted to say came from Edgbaston Village.
The Edgbaston Boutique Hotel and Cocktail Lounge, at 18 Highfield Road, scooped three awards including Best Hotel Bar and Best Cocktail Bar, with its acclaimed mixologist, James Bowker, also picking up the award for Best Food and Drink Rising Star.
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The High Field at 22 Highfield Road, took top honours in the Best Gastro Pub category, sealing the success of an incredible month for operator, Peach Pubs, which unveiled its neighbouring boutique hotel, The High Field Town House, on the same night.
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Simpsons Restaurant, the Michelin-starred restaurant and longstanding star of the city’s fine dining scene, also had good reason to celebrate, with Corin Ireland presented with the award for Best Sommelier.
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Why delay, take some time out this summer to enjoy one the award winning places to eat and drink in Edgbaston for yourself.
For a wide selection of places to eat, see bottom of this page.
Congratulations to The Edgbaston, The High Field and Simpsons, we are very proud of their achievements. The phenomenal success is thanks to their passion, creativity, hard work and energy.
A wide selection of places to eat
Simpsons, owned by Andreas Antona, have held a Michelin star since 2000. The team headed up by Luke Tipping, provide the best quality in food and service all with a smile and real style. Located in the heart of Edgbaston Village and the gastro quarter, the newly refurbished restaurant offers an informal, contemporary and elegant dining experience to reflect the spirit of fine dining today. The British inspired menu's use seasonal and the best ingredients, diners can enjoy a memorable gourmet experience.Find out more
The High Field is at 22 Highfield Road, is an award winning and friendly gastro pub in the gastro quarter of Edgbaston Village. It serves a range of quality fresh and seasonal food in their restaurant and bar area, complemented by a selection of well-kept ales, wines and spirits. It has just been joined by The High Field Town House, which offers 12 individually designed boutique guest rooms with an informal and homely style.Find out more
The Edgbaston is a sumptuous 6 bedroom boutique hotel and Art Deco inspired cocktail lounge located in the heart of Edgbaston Village. The award-winning cocktail lounge offers an amazing array of classic, contemporary and seasonal cocktails, many produced using local ingredients. The Edgbaston serves one of the best afternoon tea's in Birmingham, with a tempting choice of JING Tea served with a selection of artisan sandwiches, sweet and savoury treats, homemade scones with strawberry jam and Cornish clotted cream. For a special treat, you can add a glass of champagne or enjoy the Moseley service.Find out more
El Borracho de Oro is an authentic Spanish tapas bar & restaurant, located in the heart of Edgbaston Village. It takes great pride in the quality of its ingredients and the variety of flavours, offering a delicious range of Spanish tapas, wine and beer in a relaxed atmosphere, served by a friendly and welcoming team.Find out more
The Blue Piano is an independent South-East Asian inspired restaurant, bar and guest house with 8 individually designed guest bedrooms, set within a beautiful Edwardian building in Edgbaston Village. It serves a fantastic selection of South-East Asian dishes, which can be enjoyed in their restaurant, as well as the magical garden area in the summer months. They also offer an eclectic programme of live music, for those who love jazz, rhythm and blues music.Find out more
Praza is a modern and elegant place to enjoy an evening of fine Indian dining and exciting cocktails. Within the Art Deco inspired surroundings, you can enjoy a range of fantastic Indian dishes from a menu which has been produced by the award-winning chef, Bishal Rasaily, in addition to a selection of cocktail creations made from a tempting mixture of ingredients. And, the last Sunday of each month they serve a superb Indian afternoon tea.Find out more
Set within the luxury Marriott hotel, West 12 Bar & Grill has an inviting ambience and casual atmosphere, which makes it an ideal place to unwind after a day in Edgbaston or Birmingham. It serves a wide ranging selection of dishes from steaks to fish and chips, alongside a comprehensive wine list.Find out more
The Physician pub restaurant is the newest and a popular addition to the food and drink offering within Edgbaston Village. Within the heart of the building there is a huge reclaimed wooden bar housing 8 local cask ales, a 50 strong wine list and array of spirits. Quality fresh ingredients are used to prepare a menu which offers modern but classic British dishes along with more exotic influenced dishes from other parts of the world.Find out more
Inside the stylish White Swan pub you will find a unique dining room through to cosy corners to enjoy a range of seasonal dishes and along with a selection of wines, traditional ales and lagers. During chillier months, you can sit and enjoy the roaring log fires, whilst dining or catching up with family or friends.Find out more
The Garden House pub, which sits within three early 19th century homes, has recently been refurbished and provides the idea spot to enjoy a bite to eat or drink with family and friends. It serves sumptuous pub food and makes a great location for a relaxing Sunday lunch or dinner with friends, as well as a business lunch.Find out more
Costa Coffee, just off Five Ways Island, is a Drive Thru as well as sit down coffee house. It serves wide selection of tempting coffees, teas and iced drinks and food. Old favourites include ham and cheese panini and chocolate muffin, through to seasonal specialities and a giant retro biscuit range.Find out more
Starbucks Coffee within Edgbaston Shopping Centre serves wide selection of aromatic coffees, refreshing teas and iced drinks and a delicious selection of café food. It offers a hot breakfast, lunch, fresh fruit and pots, we well as snacks and sweets. You can sit down inside or on the terrace area to the front, or take-away.Find out more