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Tap & Spile Restaurant

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The Tap & Spile Food in Birmingham is situated by the canal and dates back to 1821. If you enjoy a pint in the 'Old Style' setting then the Tap & Spile is without doubt Birmingham's number one traditional pub & restaurant As well as enjoying many of our traditional ales on offer we also serve 'lovely restaurant style food with quality service and a warm welcome guaranteed. Tap & Spile Birmingham cater for a unique seating arrangement for lunch or evening meal besides the famous Birmingham Canal. Our Canal Side seating cater for upto 40 seats in total. Most of the time these seats are in high demand due to its spectacular views and people are therefore encouraged to pre-book your Canal Side table
PRICE RANGE
US$4 - US$26
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I'm a regular, even though I normally go only once a year in September. If I'm in the area as I was this Sunday, I wouldn't consider going anywhere else. With a lovely pint of Hobgoblin, which I can't find locally, I had roast pork...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Brynman4
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Today was greeted by a big smile from Jessica we had dinner of lasagna salad and garlic bread I cannot fault this it was delicious. Five stars 😊

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Sheilaec
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for a late lunch and had a very nice sandwich using their own delicious home baked bread. Plenty of choice on the menu and a good selection of ales, good service and lovely views of the canal from your table - what’s not...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank magwWirral
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped at the Tap and Spile on a Sunday evening, drawn by its canalside location. Hubby had a delicious gammon steak, thick and juicy. I had the veggie pizza, which is probably the best pizza I’ve ever eaten - full of flavour. The service...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Judith W
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was very quiet on the night we were there but food was well cooked and service very good. As it was quiet we were allowed to take our dog in with us.

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank 78SJR
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited in the early evening for a meal having had a fairly good meal there once before. Old Peculiar beer was flat - disappointing. Steak was fairly good. Maybe atmosphere picks up in the evening. Service was competent. Okay...

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank Mr_E_E_Nigma
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband booked this pub on the canal in Birmingham at the last minute. The food we had was Mexican and really good. there was other food too such as steaks, pies, etc. Very friendly helpul staff....

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank Jackie R
Reviewed 17 February 2019 via mobile

Sunday lunch for eight people. Good food and excellent service. Very accommodating and nothing was too much trouble.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 721pamelaf
Reviewed 17 February 2019 via mobile

What a wonderful experience. Beautifully cooked T-bone steak and Cajun chicken, friendly attentive staff who couldn't do enough to make our lunch perfection. Luz, pronounced Luth , was a marvellous waitress. Everything was clean, including the toilets by the way. The young lady who ordered...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank johnwc2014
Reviewed 6 February 2019

This was my first visit to the Tap and Spile and was not disappointed. In a party of five all of us retired so we were there just after opening time at 12.00pm. We were the only ones in the pub so we got excellence...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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