Over the next few minutes you will be going on a deep dive into where you can buy wine, liquor, and beer in Birmingham, UK. Our only real goal is to cover as much as we can in this alcohol guide.
Kicking this off will be a list of the best liquor stores and wine shops in your area. Those that are ready to go pick up a bottle of vodka, tequila, wine, or a case of beer will be filled in first so they can get the party started soon.
Once the stores are out of the way we will get into the best local breweries and beer bars, and a list of Birmingham wine bars will follow that up. Wineries and vineyards will get a shout out, and we will round this all out by mentioning some of the best happy hours near you to buy cheap alcoholic drinks after your work day ends.
Towards the end you will find an alcohol map for your area with all of the various venues we are mentioning pinned on it. You are all welcome to check out some of our other blogs on other cities in this part of the world there if you like.
Best Liquor Stores & Wine Shops In Birmingham
Our favorite liquor stores and wine shops in Birmingham to buy vodka, tequila, a case of beer, or a bottle of wine would be:
- The Whisky Shop at 9 Great Western Arcade
- Liquor Mart at 7 Moreton Ave
- Hard To Find Whisky at 1 Spencer St
- Winestop at 75 Raddlebarn Rd
- Rai Wine Shop at 337 Harborne Ln
- Monument Wines at 187 Monument Rd
- Loki Wine Merchant & Tasting House at 36 Great Western Arcade
The Whisky Shop sells a wide range of single malt whiskies, rare bottles, gift cases, and top global brands such as The Macallan, Talisker, Glenfiddich, The Dalmore, and others. If you join their club you can get discounts in-store and online, exclusive tastings, special members-only whiskies, priority notice on rare and limited releases, and much more.
With over 3,000 bottles on display including hundreds from silent distilleries and rare vintages Hard to Find Whisky boasts one of the most extensive collections of whiskies in-store of any retailer in the country. They also stock all the latest releases from some of the world’s most well-known brands.
Monument Wines is committed to providing exceptional personalized service along with a fantastic selection of wines, spirits, beers, groceries, and other sundries at competitive prices. You can visit them Monday to Saturday from 7:30am to 9pm and on Sunday from 9am to 9pm.
Aside from presenting a vast assortment of wines Loki Wine Merchant & Tasting House also offers private and corporate tasting events as well as free delivery for orders over £70. They are open from 10am to 9pm Monday through Thursday and until 11pm on Friday and Saturday.
Breweries & Beer Bars Near You
There are some nice breweries and beer bars in your area like:
- Two Towers Brewery at 29 Shadwell St
- Birmingham Brewing Company at #17, Stirchley Trading Estate
- Burning Soul Brewing at 1, 51 Mott St
- Glass House Beer at #6b Waterside Business Park
- Rock & Roll Brewery at 19 Hall St
Birmingham Brewing Company strives to bring high-quality locally brewed beer to the community. All of their beers are vegan and gluten-free making them suitable for all palates. The brewery is open from 9am to 5pm on Saturdays and Sundays by appointment only.
The taproom of Burning Soul Brewing is open on Fridays from 4pm to 8pm and Saturdays from 1pm to 8pm. They have an ever-changing list of brews and feature free local delivery on orders over £32.
Wine Bars In Birmingham
Birmingham wine bars are a great place to relax with friends as well as being good options for a date night:
- Loki Wine & Deli Edgbaston at 10 Greenfield Cres
- Arch 13 at Connollys at 220 Livery St
- Grace + James at 23 York Rd, King’s Heath
Loki Wine & Deli Edgbaston is one of the most awarded wine retailers and craft beer specialists near you in the downtown area. They host interactive private tastings for both small and large groups ranging from 10 to 60 participants.
Since 1906 Arch 13 has delivered unique wines, great cheeses, meats, and perfect pairings to the neighborhood. Their operating hours are from noon to 10pm Tuesday through Saturday.
Grace + James is open for outdoor drinks and food in addition to a shop for takeaway wines, cheeses, deli items, sandwiches, and hot drinks. Their beverage menu is constantly updated and focuses on organic, biodynamic, and natural wines.
Wineries & Vineyards In Your Area
The Astley Vineyard at Hampstall Lane is a family-owned, single-estate, and organic vineyard in the region that was founded in 1971. They are one of the oldest vineyards in the country and are open from 10:30am to 4pm Friday through Sunday.
Best Local Happy Hours
You can buy cheaper alcoholic drinks if you know when and where the best Birmingham happy hours are:
- The Ruin at 92 Floodgate St
- Bodega Cantina at 12 Bennetts Hill
- Cuban Revolution Birmingham at 8 Temple St
- Pitcher & Piano at Eleven Brindley Place
- The Ruin at 92 Floodgate St
Bodega Cantina is a neighborhood cantina and cocktail bar with a South American influence. They have happy hours Tuesday through Saturday from 12pm to 7pm and again from 9:30pm to closing and on Sunday all day.
Cuban Revolution Birmingham organizes a tasting experience with delicious tapas from Monday to Saturday. Brunch is prepared daily until 2pm for $20 which includes a rum tasting. Stop by for happy hours from 3pm to 7pm Monday through Friday.
Monday through Friday until 4pm Pitcher & Piano serves a $7 lunch and toasts the weekend with £15 bottles of prosecco before 10pm on Fridays. Visit them to enjoy one of the best happy hours near you from 5pm to 7pm on weekdays.
You can also read more of our posts on:
- Liquor Stores & Wine Shops In London
- Liquor Stores & Wine Shops In Manchester
- Liquor Stores & Wine Shops In Worcester
- Liquor Stores & Wine Shops In Dublin
Enjoy Drinking Wine, Liquor, & Beer In Birmingham
We wish we had more to share but we will try to keep this page as up to date as we can. Hopefully you learned at least a little something about all of the local liquor stores, wine shops, breweries, beer bars, wine bars, wineries, vineyards, and happy hours in your area.
Don’t be afraid to let us know if you found anything incorrect on this page in the comments, we want to keep this info as accurate as we can. Now go have fun drinking wine, liquor, or beer in Birmingham, UK.