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El Borracho de Oro

Harborne Road | Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 3BU, England
+44 121 454 5368
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“tapas” (194 reviews)
“paella” (30 reviews)
“borracho” (30 reviews)
Closes in 6 min
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM Hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
Harborne Road | Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 3BU, England
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1 - 10 of 513 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Lovely restaurant and great ambience. Staff very friendly and receptive. Lovely Spanish beer. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Explorer04275167840
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lively restaurant with attentive service but extremely expensive for tiny portions [£6 for 4 anchovy half fillets - 'boquerones al vinagre' - is outrageous]. Quality of different 'tapas' varied - some good, some inedible and all expensive. Poor value for money.

Thank leslie s
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great lunch here today. Assorted tapas and assorted desert. All were delicious. Great value bottle of wine as well. Highly recommended

Thank P9115MWmarke
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took my mom for her birthday treat and what a treat it was great place for spanish food, felt like we were on holiday in Spain, friendly staff and the service was excellent highly recommended this place will visit again soon

Thank mattsbcfc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had booked a reservation for a first time visit to this restaurant after a shopping trip ,we were early but this didn’t matter the lady on the front of house couldn’t do enough to get us in we had a choice of the bar...More

Thank KevinF236
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I ate here last night and were surprised at how different the experience was to our last visit. The food was very average, we even sent a dish back because it didn't taste right, and there was no follow up from any...More

Thank kevinmG327QQ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely loved our night at El Borracho! Friendly, efficient and fantastic food. Went for a range of tapas dishes, each of which tasted great and the ultimate compliment came from my dining companion, who has lived and worked in Andalusia for a number of years....More

Thank Major S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What stunning food. Came with my boyfriend on Friday evening to be greeted with music and friendly waiters. Picked seven tapas dishes and two bread dishes, very spoilt for choice! Wanted to order more but I know that would be way too much for two...More

Thank 483elysiac
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What can I say...visited this restaurant following raving reviews from friends. Struggling to understand why...food was bland, sickly, tasteless. Left us feeling hungry we had to cross the road and have another meal at the opposite restaurant. Such a shame as the interior is lovely...More

1  Thank sunitaodedra
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was of real good quality and service was good. The food came quickly and we thought we might need to order more, but that wasn’t the case. We had three tapas each. My only issue was that the drinks were expensive. But will be...More

Thank HATT202
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 9 - US$ 51
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Harborne Road | Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 3BU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +44 121 454 5368
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Description
An authentic, independently owned Spanish Restaurant in the heart of leafy Edgbaston. Focused on Authentic Spanish recipes and using only Fresh ingredients, sourced, where possible, from Birmingham Whole-sale market. Regular weekend Specials and dishes such as whole Suckling Pig available to pre-order make this a unique place to visit.
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