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The Vaults

Newhall Place | Newhall Hill, Birmingham B1 3JH, England
+44 121 212 9837
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good22%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible20%
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“sea bass” (11 reviews)
“duck” (8 reviews)
“risotto” (6 reviews)
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Newhall Place | Newhall Hill, Birmingham B1 3JH, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We used the groupon voucher for Valentine's night and was pleasantly surprised. We had never been here before but thought it looked nice so gave it a try. Food was cooked perfect. Salmon starters were lovely. The duck was amazing. The lamb was also nice....More

Thank missytt
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awful!! Sums it up. Place is dark and dismal , dance music on loud. They don’t do coffee with an afternoon tea?? So my husband didn’t drink. Cakes came out and some were stale , scone came out with the cream already in?? And no...More

Thank Andyandjennie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good value for money, nice atmosphere and great food. Bought a meal for two off groupon for £29, it came with a pint each. The portions were good (both had the duck main), cooked beautifully. Fast service, will definitely be back.

Thank Chloe L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had two guests with severe peanut allergies, both carry epipens as have anaphylactic reactions. Liaised with the staff before the event (15 guests) and discussed the allergies with them, and we were informed that this would not be a problem. Discussed these allergies once again...More

Thank Bethanie R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had an Afternoon Tea given as a gift for this establishment and must say the food was lovely presented and the quality was superb, The staff were very pleasant and helpful The location may not be to every ones liking as it was relatively...More

Thank DerbyTraveller-2007
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

4 of us went here on a Saturday at 6:30pm , pre-booked with added dairy free option for the fiancé . We booked the booth giving an intimate feel. The place looks pretty cool , staff were friendly , and chatty . A set 3...More

Thank Buzpug
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Restaurant were informed about anaphylactic peanut allergy countless tomes and then still served a guest peanut ice cream. Ambulance had to be called. Horrible horrible staff. Needs to be shut down.

1  Thank SianWarner
Reviewed 11 January 2018

Bought this as birthday treat for my friend who had never had afternoon tea. Initially could not book in November / December due to their Christmas meals etc..... Thus we did it now. I was disappointed, especially as i have had afternoon tea before. I...More

1  Thank flatiron2009
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

After looking forward to trying this place I booked a Groupon deal to treat friends post Christmas. We were really impressed with the place, it was very atmospheric. The menu was limited but that suited us. The deal is for 2 courses with a choice...More

1  Thank Lande6
Reviewed 22 December 2017

This place is ideal for a Halloween Party. But anything else your celebrating forget it unless your just here for a few wine glasses as it is just a wine cellar. Went with work mates for a Christmas meal party £35 per head no drinks...More

Thank fahimz1969
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Response from Tracey G | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$80
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Newhall Place | Newhall Hill, Birmingham B1 3JH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Birmingham>  > Ladywood
  • Neighbourhood: Ladywood
  • Phone Number: +44 121 212 9837
With the rich surroundings of Birmingham���s Jewellery Quarter as its backdrop, The Vaults is among the city���s most celebrated restaurants. Set below a Victorian building one might expect gloom, but this restaurant is utterly contemporary, comfortable and light. Panton S chairs and seriously arty photography show an eye for design and style while brick arches furnished with sofas provide cosy spaces for romantic cocktails or swapping gossip. Headed up by Keith Brown, who comes via Bank and The Jam House, the kitchen provides a stunning British and European menu reliant on local, fresh and quality produce and simple, sympathetic and unfussy techniques. An impressive selection of wines and champagnes are the icing on The Vaults��� extremely tempting cake.
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