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Circle Restaurant

Hurst Street | Southside, Birmingham B5 4TB, England
+44 844 338 5000
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pudding” (13 reviews)
“cheese board” (5 reviews)
“trout” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Hurst Street | Southside, Birmingham B5 4TB, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked this for 6 oclock before show excellent good food really great best meal out we've had out for ages all 3 courses lovely good value at £30 Staff great will be doing this again many thanks

Thank Christopher S
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Booked pre-theatre lunch here last month. The food and service were excellent. I'd highly recommend it and will be going back.

Thank Vikki H
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

I really don’t like writing bad reviews of anywhere but felt compelled to write this one. I’ve visited the Circle Restaurant on a few occasions & always experienced great service & food. Where to begin regarding our visit last night....? I had asparagus with a...More

Thank louari
Reviewed 3 May 2018

Fab experience our Waitress Emily Lloyd attended to our every whim and there were lots - fabulous food and service and would recommend a definate booking before a show. Very

Thank lesley5grogan
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Ate here on the 3 course set dining menu before watching wicked. The food was delicious. All courses were served prompt and there is the option to have your dessert during the interval. Extensive wine list with prices to be expected for the theatre. You...More

Thank Man1cmom
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

We had booked to see The play that goes wrong at Birmingham Hippodrome and decided on booking a table at the Circle Restaurant which is situated within the theatre. If you book here you retain the table all night and can order interval snacks and...More

Thank norman r
Reviewed 25 March 2018

4 of us ate here on Saturday 24th March before seeing 'Evita'. Service was very good. I chose the wrong starter (panna cotta) as this was tasteless and disappointing. The others chose the soup and the trout. They all thought their starters were very good....More

Thank Blerke
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Took my wife as i booked us in for a Afternoon tea treat before the show.Sandwiches were hard and very cold/ the cake were delicious/tea and coffee were OK....

1  Thank csmith8430
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Booked the 'Bowl Food' at a Dara O Briain gig. The owners ordered 1000 serving bowls instead of 100 in an on-line ordering mishap, so they invented the Bowl Food evenings, and they work a treat! Medium sized bowls of 4 or 5 different mains,...More

Thank someplaceorother
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Always book a table when we come to a show and never had a bad meal. Five of us came to see the ballet Cinderella and had a wonderful meal as always. We opted to have dessert in the interval , which was quite short...More

Thank Ann P
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28 April 2017|
Response from 1UKCHICK | Reviewed this property |
Yes. We normally have tea during the interval still served at our table. Another nice aspect is that you can leave your coats in the restaurant so don't have to queue up to get them back from cloakroom.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hurst Street | Southside, Birmingham B5 4TB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +44 844 338 5000
  • E-mail
The perfect place to start your visit to the theatre. Our stylish Circle Restaurant, located just a short walk from your seats off the Middle Circle Foyer, offers a relaxing dining experience with tempting, modern menus and an extensive wine list. Our menus are adapted for each show and take advantage of seasonal produce. Wherever possible, we source from local suppliers; this helps us to achieve our aims of supporting the regional economy and to protect the environment by reducing food miles.
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