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US$7 - US$10
Caribbean, Jamaican
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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0.5 miles from Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I ordered their take away meal for 2 for £30 for my daughter and partner who live near by, for Good Friday. I didn't know that they weren't open on Good Friday but they still came in and produce a meal for them. What service...More

Date of visit: April 2021
michaelbrummie, Owner at 24 Carat Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much for your kind words. We really appreciate all the support we have been given during these difficult times. We are glad your daughter enjoyed the food, and a big thank you for choosing our venue.

Reviewed 24 December 2020

Being a regular at lunchtime for takeaway sandwiches, I ordered a takeaway Jamaican 3 course dinner for my family. Fabulous home-cooked food by Mike, and of course Jan’s managing cakes! For dine in (when we can) I would highly recommend this place, really quaint inside...More

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 28 October 2020

On a planned visit to the Jewellery Quarter pre booked a table at 24 Carat Bistro, currently operating good social distancing. The service by Jan was really attentive, informative and well received. The curried goat for one course and a calypso curry, both with rice...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 24 October 2020 via mobile

We always visit here when shopping in the jewellery quarter so we visited today and we’re not disappointed. We had the 4 x small plate offer and the food was delicious. This place is cosy and friendly and the food is always unique and high...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 15 October 2020 via mobile

Found this lovely place through Groupon... What a Joy and pleasure... The host Jan is a lovely,warm and friendly... Making you feel at ease and ensuring nothing,is a problem... Will happily go back, lovely cosy place, with delightful and delicious food ....

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 10 October 2020 via mobile

Been visiting for a few years now. Can not fault anything on any occasion we have visited. Food is always spot on! Caribbean platter is amazing along with curried coat for main. So many authentic dishes available and an extensive range of cocktails. The host...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 24 September 2020

My fiancé and I have been eating at 24 Carat Bistro since we first discovered it a few years ago and our most recent visit on Valentine’s Day was no exception. They serve consistently high quality, authentic Caribbean food and the friendly staff Are more...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 5 September 2020 via mobile

Delicious food and healthy portions - we had the prawns and mixed platter to start - all delicious especially the prawns and chicken wing. My partner had the salted god and I had a snapper with prawns all with rice and peas. All tasty with...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 24 August 2020

lovely Jamaican food and really friendly service, can't wait to visit again next time we are in Birmingham!

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 31 July 2020

Curried goat was amazing. Lovely homemade food. Chicken were really nice too. Service was great. Definitely will be returning

Date of visit: July 2020
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Dorothy s
7 January 2018|
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Response from michaelbrummie | Property representative |
Yes we are open weekday lunchtimes. We are approximately 2 miles from the city centre. We are closed on a Monday at the moment until the beginning of February.
10 August 2017|
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Response from michaelbrummie | Property representative |
Yes , it's best too . We only have a few tables , and we can get full very quickly.
4 January 2017|
Response from michaelbrummie | Property representative |
We are not the same people who owned big nannys . We are situated in the building opposite where they used to be . But we are totally different to them.
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Frequently Asked Questions about 24 Carat Bistro

  • Yes, 24 Carat Bistro offers takeaway services.

  • Yes, 24 Carat Bistro offers delivery services.

  • 24 Carat Bistro is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 5
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4.5