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Merrymaid Bar & Grill

263 Moseley Road | Highgate, Birmingham B12 0EA, England
+44 121 440 3043
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish pakora” (25 reviews)
“mixed grill” (39 reviews)
“curry” (20 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Pub, Balti, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
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263 Moseley Road | Highgate, Birmingham B12 0EA, England
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1 - 10 of 168 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time we've ever eaten at this little gem. Chicken Tikka wrap and Shish wrap are delicious with plenty of meat. This was a recommendation by someone we know and will definitely be returning. An unassuming looking pub from the outside but great food inside!

Thank Matt H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just visited the pub for the first time, it's clean but basic in terms of the surrounding but the mixed grill (small for two people is sufficient) was good value for money. Fine for a simple meal out without any trimmings.

Thank raghbirmcginley
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Anyone who has lived in and around Balsall Heath for 40 odd years knows the Merrymaid - and until recently would not consider it somewhere to eat. That has changed and it is very much a food haven - now my choice if I want...More

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Never been here before. The building from the outside is tired and no different inside, an assortment of furniture which was dirty and sticky. We ordered starters first before ordering mains, so glad we did. We ordered chicken tikka and shish kebab, the tikka was...More

Thank Simon e
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Went to the Merrymaid last night with friends! Had an amazing evening! Friendly people, staff are amazing...service is 100% Food was the best! Haven't had great tasting food for a while at any restaurant/pub...definitely will be making another trip there!!!

Thank artibhogal
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

This was my first visit here with friends who had highly recommended this place. On first arriving my initial thoughts were, what are we doing here! However, although the decor was quite dated and plain, the staff and the regulars in the bar were polite,...More

Thank Dave S
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

The food here is absolutely world class I must say, a little disappointed with the waiting time but it was well worth it for the quality. The atmosphere is always buzzing and lively, although it is known to get a bit rowdy on pool night.

Thank Bhuvan M
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Situated on the edge of the Balti Triangle this lively pub does a roaring trade. Whilst 'balti' is on the menu, it's best known for it's gargantuan mixed grills. So, whilst I love my authentic balti, occasionally I have a longing for a sizzling mixed...More

Thank baltyingbrummie
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

This was a 12-minute walk from my hotel and glad I made the trip. Even with its peculiar location, the interior is nice and friendly. The restaurant is in the back and you can order or they can deliver food to you. I had a...More

Thank Matthew H
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Well when we arrived i was a bit unsure due to its location. But i must say that the staff were very welcoming and helpful. I was there celebrating a relatives birthday and i was very suprised at how many people were there with us....More

Thank Plew123
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Ceri F
14 March 2017|
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Response from bhartip202 | Reviewed this property |
Hey Ceri , sorry just seen this , they don't , but drive past and grab a takeaway one. All starters/ grills is what they are best for .
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Jas J
18 September 2016|
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Response from Rajsungu123 | Property representative |
Meat is NOT Halal
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Pub, Balti, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 263 Moseley Road | Highgate, Birmingham B12 0EA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +44 121 440 3043
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