Birmingham welcomes African themed restaurant, Nakira Bar and Grill

An African themed restaurant, Nakira Bar and Grill, is due to open in August in the centre of Birmingham. Based on John Bright Street (in the location formerly occupied by Lobster Peninsula) the themed restaurant will have a "fun, friendly and modern vibe" according to the owner, with a nod to traditional Africal furnishings including … Continue reading Birmingham welcomes African themed restaurant, Nakira Bar and Grill

Free ‘Independence Day’ burgers @ Buffalo & Rye

"I could've been at a barbecue!" When I think of Independence Day I find it hard to picture anything other than a baby-faced Will Smith kicking seven bells of shite out of an unconscious alien, but thankfully on Tuesday last week my thoughts were turned to food courtesy of Buffalo & Rye. Announcing across the social … Continue reading Free ‘Independence Day’ burgers @ Buffalo & Rye

Discovering the Edwardian Tearooms @ Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery 

Like most Brummies I'm guilty of often overlooking some of the best parts of our city, especially some of the touristy locations. Whenever I bring anyone new to our fair city they usual ask to see the Museum & Art Gallery - mainly because it's bloody enormous and it has actual real-life mummies. There's not … Continue reading Discovering the Edwardian Tearooms @ Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery