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Custard Factory

Closed Now: 10:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
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Captivating urban landscape

Once the site of the Birds custard factory, it has been regenerated into a hip arts event venue... read more

Reviewed July 13, 2018
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Ghetto Golf

Great fun if you have a spare hour or fancy making a night of it. Drinks service while you play... read more

Reviewed June 21, 2018
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This premier arts center was created with young people in mind, which offers music studios for jazz, drama, dance and crafts along with shops, cafés and trendy restaurants.
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The Custard Factory Gibb Street | Digbeth, Birmingham B9 4AA, England
+44 121 224 7777
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Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

A brilliant place to walk around for a couple of hours. Just a ten minute walk from Moor Street Station, theres a loads of independent businesses and artisan shops to browse as well as places to dine. The former Birds custard factory is close to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank solihulllady
Reviewed September 25, 2018

I am so glad I walked through the custard factory this weekend as I found the most beautiful independent jewellery shop and gallery! The staff were so welcoming and all the jewellery was bespoke and most handmade by Sara in the studio just upstairs. I...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

If you like to experience something different and unusual that will challenge the norm then this is for you Very arty and cultural with plenty of interesting things to see Just go there and sit down relax and take in the surroundings look in the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank AlastairR0
Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

Once the site of the Birds custard factory, it has been regenerated into a hip arts event venue. Mural art and graffiti adorn the factory and its environs, making it a captivating urban landscape. The Custard Factory carpark is the coolest I’ve seen. Its entrance...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Singaporelonegranger
Reviewed June 21, 2018

Great fun if you have a spare hour or fancy making a night of it. Drinks service while you play. Unique golf holes. Some great graffiti. We went for a birthday party and we had a really good laugh,

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank diverchickShropshire
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Visited matrix vr with my family for my twin boys birthday. This vr experience was great the two brothers who run it were helpful met us outside to show us where to go they were friendly and had lots of patience to explain things about...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Darren C
Reviewed June 8, 2018

I'm a little bit confused by what is the Digbeth neighbourhood and what is The Custard Factory. The custard factory seems to own a lot of diralect buildings and rent them out for folk to set up bars. Lots of street around but not sure...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Vicky L
Reviewed April 30, 2018

My niece decided to hold her hen do here. What a novelty! A group of 13 of us spent the day dressed up in vintage clothes having hair, make up and nails done which was such fun. The hair styles were amazing. The staff made...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Cranebird
Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

Not sure what I expected but it’s a bit disappointing. There’s a bar and cinema with a mock tardis outside and not a lot more.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank albeback1
Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

I believe it was the old birds custard factory. We expected a lot more but found it a bit disappointing compared to are other areas we went in Birmingham. A great statue near the entrance though.

Date of experience: April 2018
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September 7, 2018|
Response from Singaporelonegranger | Reviewed this property |
Try the Big Bulls Head pub at 75 Digbeth.
Leigh G
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Response from big-blue-eyes | Reviewed this property |
There is a carpark just down the road from the custard factory on Heath Mill Lane.