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The Drop Forge - CLOSED

6 - 10 Hockley Street, Birmingham B18 6BL, England
+44 121 448 4578
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good26%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (13 reviews)
“steak” (13 reviews)
“prawns” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Bar, British, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
6 - 10 Hockley Street, Birmingham B18 6BL, England
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1 - 10 of 214 reviews

Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Booked wedding reception here with previous manager who was very helpful. Since this manager left I have been unable to contact anyone regarding the reception. Tried contact via so many routes with no success. Staff don't seem at all bothered but also seem to be...More

5  Thank Placey91
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

After a recommendation from a friend, we decided to go here for food. Sadly, they weren't serving food for a couple of hours. Whilst I understand that some places may close their kitchens in quieter periods, we'd just left a busy Rose Villa Tavern around...More

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 9 February 2017

For one of the busiest days in Jewelry Quarter, the Christmas light switch on this place was pretty empty. Service was pretty slow considering our table of about 20 were just ordering food. When the food did eventually arrive, it was very good.

1  Thank Rob A
Reviewed 9 February 2017

I've been to the Drop Forge before and had a decent experience, but my most recent trip was incredibly disappointing. The service was probably the worst service I have ever experience - staff was inept, rude and our food took so long to come. When...More

Thank AMoran1992
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Here we go again you don't have to charge crazy prices & make and serve good food lunch & 2 coffees for £24 and faultless all tasty & full up Nice place 2nd time I've had lunch here in 18 months Puts so many places...More

Thank mikeyintheuk
Reviewed 19 January 2017

We used the Drop Forge for our company strategy day on a Tuesday afternoon in September. There was about 12 people in our party. The room we used for our meetings had a unusually sticky floor. It seems like it may have been melted by...More

Thank iTomCash
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Firstly I have to start off by saying that this is a nice venue, which is why it is such a shame that this is where the positives end. The service is shocking. Me and a friend arrived and there were no staff behind the...More

3  Thank ley123
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Ideal place to stop off for a business lunch or a break from shopping being right in the heart of the jewellery quarter, an old building with contemporary furnishings food is very good, and staff are always friendly, it is also a good place to...More

Thank JulesJewellers
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Have been here with mates, as a couple and for a work meal and was great for all three. Nice steaks and (if they still do it) had a great weekday offer on steak and wine. Was easily able to accommodate a large group.

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

My first experience of the drop forge whereas my husband had been before and had a positive experience! We had the Christmas menu which did not include a turkey option! The tapas was tasty but we did not know what was what as no menu...More

Thank paulene78
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 12:30 AM
11:00 AM - 12:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 - 10 Hockley Street, Birmingham B18 6BL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +44 121 448 4578
  • E-mail
See info on website. Let me know when it's listed as would love to be the first to write a review. Very impressed lovely converted industrial builidng in Birminghams jewellery quarter.
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