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El Borracho de Oro

Harborne Road | Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 3BU, England
+44 121 454 5368
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good18%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“tapas” (179 reviews)
“borracho” (28 reviews)
“paella” (23 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM Hours
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Harborne Road | Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 3BU, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Over priced tapas for not great flavour. We ordered the menu de Oro for the 3 of us and some lamb kababs. The set menu was ok. Couldn’t complain. Nothing was particularly exciting or flavoursome though. They appeared to have forgotten about the kebabs until...More

Thank Valky9
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ordered a selection of tapas, vegetable only, it's about flavour with tapas not portion size however we found the cost a little steep for the portion size. Piquillo relleno de Queso de cabra y Piñones at £6.95 - from the main menu - this was...More

Thank Sam A
Reviewed 1 week ago

3 of us ate at 3.00pm on a very hot Sunday afternoon, so the restaurant wasn't busy. The service was very good, staff were friendly, helpful and knowledgeable and the food was really, really great. Probably the most authentic tapas I have had outside of...More

Thank Julia R
Reviewed 1 week ago

I came here with high hopes but was ultimately left a bit disappointed. We came here for a friends birthday party and I felt a bit let down by almost all aspects. It may have just been the specific dishes I ordered but the food...More

Thank MatthewLow12
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We tried this lovely restaurant for an impromptu lunch after visiting a famous interior store opposite. We were very pleasantly surprised by both the food and by the service. The waitress had an excellent understanding of both the menu and the wine selection. We will...More

Thank StuartTheVet
Reviewed 1 week ago

We happened across it as we were staying close by. Generally, I have found Tapas in the UK to be overpriced and greasy. Not here, we had 6 items, each one was delicious and looked, smelt and tasted really nice. We definitely will be going...More

Thank JAS02
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited El Borrachio based on a recommendation from a colleague who said she didn't feel like going anywhere else now as it was so good. From the minute we walked in the staff were all really helpful and friendly. The food was amazing, even...More

Thank Tashaturb
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

.... excellent food and 3 for 2 on mains, really pleasant and relaxed, highly recommended. Why do they insist on 100 characters on trip advisor? Nazis.

Thank MHirons
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went with our two daughters and picked a few tapas dishes for us to share. We were not disappointed, the food was amazing and plenty of it. The staff were all so friendly and attentive and helped out when we changed a few bits up...More

Thank KSutt78
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited on a warm weekend evening. The restaurant was very warm with no air conditioning in evidence. It was clear from other clientele they were struggling too by the amount of fanning taking place. The tomato bread to start was very good. The chicken...More

Thank Barrington2016
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 9 - US$ 51
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
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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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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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