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Aalto Restaurant - CLOSED

85 Albert Street | Albert Street, Birmingham B5 5JT, England
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
11 Nov 2016
“Nothing exciting”
17 May 2016
“Very Poor Food and Service”
Restaurant Hours Closed
85 Albert Street | Albert Street, Birmingham B5 5JT, England
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Reviewed November 11, 2016 via mobile

Not as fabulous as I expected. I don't care who's name is associated, all this achieves is doubling the price not necessarily the quality. We eat out at least 3 times a week and I'm sorry I've had better food in my local. Quails egg...More

1  Thank Hoppo74
Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

I'm amazed that the hotel owners somehow felt that attaching the Knorr stock cube salesman Marco Pierre White would be a great draw! The predictable large images of MPW looking 'hard', in the entrance add nothing to the ambience of the hotel. The restaurant is...More

2  Thank martin1England
Reviewed November 16, 2015

Terribly slow service and waiting staff didn't seem to know what was on the menu or how it may be cooked. Advertised as an open kitchen yet there was only evidence of misted doors to kitchen and they were closed all evening. Even if open...More

1  Thank flower_of_scotland49
Reviewed November 14, 2015

What do you expect to get from a restaurant? Good service and good food? Well you can forget receiving either from this restauranteur if our experience was anything to go by! We were a party of 11 people who had booked a table some days...More

2  Thank oscorp
Reviewed October 19, 2015 via mobile

Quite disappointed with the Mussels starter, only 50% were eatable - the rest were either closed or unable to get off the shell - also the Soup was luke warm. Only asked half way through the meal if we wanted water for the table. The...More

1  Thank kingcol55
Reviewed October 18, 2015

This is a nice place, made nicer by its lovely staff. The £25 set dinner was okay; the six-course tasting menu we enjoyed was superb.

Thank David W
Reviewed October 17, 2015 via mobile

Could not be happier with this restaurant we were on part of the package deal the hotel was doing so we had a £40 allowance towards dinner which is really good. We had the bread to start and it was really nice and fresh, had...More

Thank Jordan A
Reviewed October 15, 2015

Unless you want to be left alone while eating, I can totally recommend this hotel restaurant. The staff came asking if everything was ok at least once a course. The food was very good, starting with a salad, meat for main course and apple pie...More

Thank mcn125
Reviewed September 25, 2015

very good food, lovely service, Sunday dinner 3 courses for £26 amazing value. cocktails are a must ..

Thank stacey b
Reviewed September 1, 2015

Just looking for a quick late meal (about 9pm) and found the Aalto. Had a perfectly cooked steak a few glasses of excellent wine by the glass. Good stuff!!

Thank madogvin
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Restaurant Details

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Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
6:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 85 Albert Street | Albert Street, Birmingham B5 5JT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Birmingham
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