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Best things to do in Southside

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Theatre
“Birmingham Hippodrome is the UK’s most popular single auditorium theatre welcoming, on average, over 500,000 visitors every year. We offer a mixed programme of nearly 400 performances, featuring touring musicals, world-class ballet and opera, drama and comedy, international dance and the world’s biggest Pantomime. Our space also houses the 200-seat Patrick Studio, extensive events facilities, and a restaurant.”
10 locals recommend
Point of Interest
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“Step back in time when visiting this carefully restored, atmospheric 19th-century courtyard of working people's houses. https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/birmingham-back-to-backs”
14 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“The Chinese Quarter of Birmingham, England is located in the city centre's Southside. It is an area with a predominantly Chinese influence as a result of a concentration of Chinese owned businesses, organisations and social clubs.”
9 locals recommend
Establishment
“Situated in the Chinese Quarter, make a night of it and have a meal and a show followed by one or two drinks in one of the many bars in the Arcadian, ”
4 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“An intimate comedy-club just a stone's throw away from The Hippodrome, The Dragon & The Green Room.”
3 locals recommend
Café
“When there is a show on, this place is a short walk away. Really easy to have a great night out in Birmingham ”
2 locals recommend
Bar
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“This slick, contemporary nightspot attracts a party-crowd with regular high-energy theme nights.”
1 local recommends
Night Club
“Clubbing nights in a glamorous venue with plush draped booths, exotic decor and a Moroccan garden.”
1 local recommends
Grocery or Supermarket
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2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“James Dahl distinguishes itself with bona fide, light, and refined dishes combined with a deliberately understated décor and service which strives for perfection. Going beyond the traditional practices of Indian restaurants.”
1 local recommends
Restaurant
2 locals recommend
Night Club
1 local recommends
Restaurant
“The most amazing buffet you'll ever come across, fresh huge selection and very reasonably priced!”
2 locals recommend
Establishment
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“The Birmingham Back to Backs are the last surviving court of back-to-back houses in the city. They are now run as a museum by the National Trust.”
3 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“A great menu for Mexican food lovers with quick service and very reasonable prices.”
2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great big Chinese buffet restaurant. Loads of different food, sushi, cakes, sweets, ice cream and even a chocolate fountain all included for a fixed price. Prices are lower in the afternoon.”
2 locals recommend