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ASK Italian - Birmingham City Centre

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56 New Street, Birmingham B2 4DU, England
+44 121 643 1212
11:30 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I have been to Ask quite a few times and have always had a really good experience. Everything I have had has been lovely. I had the chicken and mushroom risotto this time and it was yummy. Also had two mango mojito's and they were really nice too. I have previously had a salted caramel chocolate bomb with ice cream... More 

Thank Linda-1083
Stafford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Last night should have been a Birthday treat for my daughter and wife . A nice Italian meal and then a show.  We arrived at the NEW STREET BIRMINGHAM Ask at 17;30 for a nice relaxed meal. Despite having asked several of the waiting staff to check when our meals would be served as we had a show to go... More 

1 Thank Michael F
Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've been here before and enjoyed the food so went back before a concert. We arrived at 17:30. Had to ask 3 people to order food (should have taken the hint then). It wasn't even that busy but there only seemed to be 3 waiting staff on and 2 people floating round giving out lemonade..... Starters eventually arrived for my... More 

Thank Karen F
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm always a bit tentative when a restaurant serves vegan pizza because the cheese is never great but this was amazing, I'd eat here all the time if I could. The vegan menu was extensive and my boyfriend really enjoyed the normal menu as well. Service was quick and I'll definitely be coming back!

Thank Eleanor F
Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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433 reviews
185 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 189 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked for a Saturday lunch for 4 people. The restaurant was very busy but they quickly found us a table. As this is very busy the background noise is high. They have an extensive menu of Italian Food with plenty of choice. The staff were excellent and soon took our order. I never mind waiting for good fresh food and... More 

Thank purpletravelat
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I and my friends visited the restaurant on Saturday for a brunch, as I worked in this restaurant I love to come back here from time to time. We were warmly greeted by smiley and always happy Inga, who introduced us to a new menu and gave complimentary drink shots to try. We were served by Moe, who was very... More 

Thank Ugnė S
Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked in advance and our waiter was Kris, Dylan also helped. The service was amazing and so was the food, we were a family of five who had 4 starters and 5 main courses altogether. When I couldn't finish my pizza Kris offered to put it in a take out pizza box. Dylan and Kris's eye brows were absolutely... More 

Thank lilybrand03
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is what it is. Staff were courteous and gave us plenty of time to make our selections for our meal. Food was acceptable and what we expected. Bit of a mix up with one of the drinks orders which left us a bit disappointed. The waitress took our drinks order down incorrectly and when we informed her of the... More 

Thank Russel T
Huddersfield, England, United Kingdom
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72 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On arrival, although the restaurant was fairly quiet, but it took a few minutes for a server to offer me a table. Once seated, I waited several minutes and finally had to resort to asking a passing staff member for a menu, the reply to my request was "did someone show you to a table, and who was it?" I... More 

Thank John K
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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86 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked in advance for a pretty show meal. Quickly shown to our seats and given a complimentary lemonade. The drinks were brought promptly and our food order taken. The meal came out hot and delicious. Despite the amount of people waiting for tables we were not hurried at all.

Thank David P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$13
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 56 New Street, Birmingham B2 4DU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +44 121 643 1212
ASK Italian in Birmingham City Centre is a place for great food and warm service. Think fresh bread made to tear and share. A glass of fine wine worth deserving of your time. Delicious main dishes prepared the traditional way. Everything we know and love about Italian food is served straight to your table. Take a look at our Birmingham City Centre menu and, if you like what you see, book a table.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?