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The Chameleon

$$ - $$$
British, Grill
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1 Victoria Square | Hill Street, Birmingham B1 1BD, England
+44 121 643 2233
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Today
12:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Mon - Wed 12:00 - 23:00
Thu - Fri 12:00 - 01:00
Sat 12:00 - 03:00
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

My friends visited. Their steak was a very cheap cut obviously. It was the same lame standard as the Bernie Inn 30 years ago. The dessert was bought in not home made and tasted very plasticy. The service from a young white girl was forced, without a smile and completely unnatentive. They guests had to stand up to get any... More 

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Thank ian B
Lichfield, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Often in here when in Brum! Great cocktails, good vibe on this particular Friday nite - some good music playing! Often gets busy when German Market on in early evenings! Nice food in here too....fish finger sarnies lovely! Def see u next time!

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Thank Chris0007
Staffordshire, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Finished up here for my sons birthday night out and we all had a great time dancing the night away 😂😂😂. Good location 5 mins from the city centre. Great tunes from the DJ, a great night had by all.

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Thank Darren L
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The place itself is ok, but the crowd is pretentious. However the food was good, had some good wings! The beer isn't great, so don't go here if you like your craft beers!

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Thank Rich H
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Having seen your Pre-Theatre menu advertised outside your establishment, I went online to review the menu. Having booked a table for 6:30pm this evening, and arriving at 6:15pm to an almost empty restaurant, we were very disappointed from the off at having to wait for our table to be prepared when requesting to dine at 6:35pm. This disappointment continued when... More 

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Thank Sam J
Warwickshire, United Kingdom
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Really great value ... cocktails were amazing also had food which was really good and value for money ! Fab atmosphere

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Thank lynseyh348
Staffordshire, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We have visited this venue twice. And we will definitely be back. We love the cocktails. The selection is huge. Very pricey though, so best way to enjoy the most is during happy hour (2 for 1) make sure you turn up early though as it gets really busy then, and it takes ages to order a drink.

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Thank RattyPolly
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

If you like wearing sunglasses indoors then this is the perfect place to " be seen". It's nice inside, but the later it gets the staff prefer to " vet" the clientele for their looks. Found the bar staff pleasant enough, but in a venue like this it's all about image. I was disappointed that there was not quite enough... More 

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1 Thank Steve H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Horrible attitude from management at this venue. Incredibly rude and aggressive behaviour from one particular member of the management team. Avoid!!

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3 Thank rachealb69
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Visited for a Friends Birthday, nice surroundings, good food and choice of menu, mid-priced and they do pre-theatre mid week offers

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$19 - US$38
Cuisine
British, Grill
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 01:00
Friday
12:00 - 01:00
Saturday
12:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Victoria Square | Hill Street, Birmingham B1 1BD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +44 121 643 2233
Description
Our in-house chef has created a mouth-watering selection of seasonal dishes that can be enjoyed in our Bar, on the Balconies and in our Green Room Restaurant.

Phone or email us to make your reservation and don't forget to tell us if it's a special occasion, as we simply love to make a fuss!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?