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Purecraft Bar & Kitchen

££ - £££, British,
30 Waterloo Street, Birmingham B2 5TJ, England
+44 121 237 5666
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“scotch egg” (59 reviews)
“pork pie” (37 reviews)
“baked alaska” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
30 Waterloo Street, Birmingham B2 5TJ, England
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1 - 10 of 544 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had planned on eating here as part of our “mini tour of Brum”, but found it way too busy. Yes, there was plenty of seating downstairs, but it was completely empty and cold...? As you would expect, there was an excellent range of ales,...More

Thank Andre B
PureBarandKitchen, Manager at Purecraft Bar & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hi Andre B Thanks very much for your review following your visit this week, we really appreciate it, next time let us know in advance that you'd like one of our quieter tables and we'll make sure we've got one ready for you on arrival....More

Reviewed 4 days ago

This place obviously has all of the Purity ales but also a great selection of guest craft ales too. The staff were friendly and knowledgeable and once the barmaid saw what drinks we were choosing she recommended other ones that she thought we would like....More

Thank Haystacksexplorer
PureBarandKitchen, Manager at Purecraft Bar & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hi Haystacksexplorer Thanks for the review, I'm glad to hear that the team looked after you so well. Hopefully we'll se you again soon? Purecraft Bar & Kitchen Team

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Popped in on a Saturday afternoon looking for a quiet place for a pint and a little food away from the mad shoppers. This place fits perfectly. Serving an astounding array of ales and beers, all well conditioned and served correctly. The food choices good...More

Thank Graham A
PureBarandKitchen, Manager at Purecraft Bar & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Graham A Thanks for the feedback from your visit today, we really appreciate and have passed on your comments regarding the charcuterie board onto our chef, just to let you know the butter on the side was English butter whipped with beef fat to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good food and a good choice of beers at Purecraft. The place was empty apart from bored staff. Spoke to one of the staff who put me onto a very nice Japanese beer. The food was good, we all found something we wanted. We sat...More

Thank COLIN B
PureBarandKitchen, Manager at Purecraft Bar & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good afternoon COLIN B Thanks for the review, we certainly love hearing all about our guest experiences at our bar. Unfortunately the lovely weather and something called the world cup have had a little hit on our trade but I'm sure next time you come...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very much enjoyed the food that was put on for the event I attended and the drinks were excellent. Served by lovely staff. Lawless was excellent. Will return.

Thank STKKK46
PureBarandKitchen, Manager at Purecraft Bar & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi STKKK46 Thanks for the great review, we love it when our guests have a five star experience! Hopefully we'll see you again soon. Purecraft Bar & Kitchen Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited for Saturday lunch and thoroughly enjoyed my visit. Friendly and attentive service throughout and a fun atmosphere without being too loud. There is a good selection of fun foods, mainly good hearty offerings, with a great range of small plates, which I am...More

Thank billywebster
PureBarandKitchen, Manager at Purecraft Bar & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi billywebster Thanks so much for your fantastic feedback we really appreciate it, it certainty sounds like you enjoyed your visit. Hopefully we'll see you again soon? Purecraft Bar & Kitchen Team.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My first visit thanks to my daughter's booking for five for Father's Day Lunch. Busy but not heaving at 1.00pm today. Nice table in the corner and an attentive if nervous waitress. After our long chat and time to open my presents, we finally ordered...More

Thank Paul B
PureBarandKitchen, Manager at Purecraft Bar & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Paul B Thanks for the review it's great to hear that you enjoyed your visit to us on Sunday, we always try to make sure all guests have a great time and that means when we don't quite get things right we'll put it...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch here with my wife, really nice looking bar with a good and interesting selection of drinks. Decided to stay and have lunch, wish we hadnt bothered, very poor and overpriced for the portions provided. Would go back for drinks but would not eat...More

Thank Kenneth P
PureBarandKitchen, Manager at Purecraft Bar & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Kenneth P Thanks for taking the time to write your review and giving us your feedback we really appreciate it, we're sorry to hear that you thought our food wasn't value for money, this has been passed onto our chef and we'll see where...More

Reviewed 5 June 2018

We were in Birmingham for a couple of days and didn't want to go to the franchise eateries and came across PureCraft - what good little find. The decor is very industrial but not oppressive. The menu looked very inviting and my wife had two...More

Thank TasteBudD186
Purecraft, Manager at Purecraft Bar & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2018

Hi TasteBudD186, Thanks for you review it's great to hear such lovely feedback. Hopefully we'll see you again soon? The Purecraft Bar & Kitchen Team

Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

Had the flight option for drinks so that we could try a few. All the bar staff were really helpful and friendly when talking through the drinks. Ordered a few snacks and will definitely go back for the scotch egg alone.

Thank Danielle P
Purecraft, Manager at Purecraft Bar & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2018

HI Daielle P Thanks for a great review, our scotch egg is definatey pretty good! Purecraft Bar & Kitchen Team

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Waterloo Street, Birmingham B2 5TJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +44 121 237 5666
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Description
We match crafted beer, real food & top people to create a great experience in a democratic environment
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