Island Bar

Cocktail Bar££££
  • Ben A H.
    "Also, without a doubt, the best Bloody Mary I've yet tasted!"(5 Tips)
    Tris D.
    "Get the old fashioned - seriously amazing, and very warming for a..."(2 Tips)
34 Tips and reviews
  • cocktails
  • classic margaritas
  • lively
  • great value
  • sangria
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  • Alex D.
    Alex DowJuly 28, 2016
    Cheap and cheerful cocktails.
  • Philip H.
    Philip HowardJanuary 30, 2016
    Been here 25+ times
    Always been great even while ordering awkward 'perfect' Manhattans or negroni's in the tiki bar.
  • Paul W.
    Paul WheelerMay 21, 2015
    Best Bloody Mary in Birmingham
  • Carl D.
    Carl DuroseMay 10, 2015
    Happy Hour (£4.50 on selected cocktails) Every Hour (Sunday-Thursday) with an Independent Birmingham card.
  • Simon E.
    Simon EarlAugust 25, 2014
    Amazing place ! Great staff and great cocktails ! I ry recommend the Mexican Head Hunter as the best cocktail !!
  • Vasmol S.
    Vasmol SuepugdeeAugust 9, 2014
    It's very cool cocktail. Let's try it!!
  • Dav
    DavAugust 7, 2014
    Sangria is great, but try as much as you can!
  • Miles G.
    Miles GroceJuly 25, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Blood from stone!!
  • Best Bars
    Best BarsJuly 9, 2014
    Welcome to cocktail nirvana, where the emphasis is definitely on the quality of the drinks. Sticky bars and shouty weekend revellers are all part of the fun. Read more
  • Anastasia N.
    Anastasia NikitinaFebruary 14, 2014
    I believe they can make any cocktail for you, not only the ones on the menu!
  • Atala P.
    Atala PadrónJuly 28, 2013
    Best Cosmopolitan in Birmingham. Best Barman around here too!!! xx
  • Liam R.
    Liam ReynoldsJune 8, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    The Solero cocktails are to die for!
  • Dave M.
    Dave MassJune 8, 2013
    The best afternoon venue for Cocktails in Birmingham
  • Dave B.
    Dave BrownNovember 24, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Ask for a TingSpecial from Tilly
  • Jes A.
    Jes AnarchiOctober 27, 2012
    Spicy Bloody Mary's are to die for
  • Adam S.
    Adam SelleyApril 17, 2012
    Best Cocktails in town, great price
  • Fursty F.
    Fursty FerretApril 6, 2012
    Nice bar but could do wiv a tap ov real ale
  • Mark R.
    Mark RobinsonFebruary 24, 2012
    Try this cocktail with egg whites in it... sounds disgusting. Trust!
  • Ben A H.
    Ben A HarveyJanuary 5, 2012
    Also, without a doubt, the best Bloody Mary I've yet tasted!
  • Ben A H.
    Ben A HarveyJanuary 5, 2012
    Follow @IslandBar on Twitter. That way you always know what's cool. Or hot. Depends on your perspective...
  • Daniel B.
    Daniel BellDecember 4, 2011
    Open late on Sunday, live music that night too
  • Steven M.
    Steven MonksNovember 4, 2011
    "Mi amor" island bar!!! Lol. Try the cocktail.. Mmmmm
  • Caroline T.
    Caroline TissinghSeptember 30, 2011
    Great classic Margarita on the rocks...yum!
  • Esther T.
    Esther TitchenSeptember 22, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Best bloody Mary in town, and you can request how strong you want it perfect!
  • Katy M.
    Katy MoonSeptember 4, 2011
    Ask them to go off menu!!
  • EmeraldStreet
    EmeraldStreetJuly 12, 2011
    Our favourite retro-inspired indie hangout in Birmingham1 Read more
  • Casey R.
    Casey RainMay 23, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Try the "Emerald City" cocktail, epic win!
  • Jez B.
    Jez BattenMay 14, 2011
    Damn good old fashioned here. Damn good!!
  • Jon B.
    Jon BrittonMarch 27, 2011
    Awesome music. Lots of 80s and 90s indie. Don't listen to other people saying service is shit. In my experience its pretty good.
  • Tris D.
    Tris DaviesDecember 10, 2010
    Get the old fashioned - seriously amazing, and very warming for a winter's night!
  • Richard G.
    Richard GregoryNovember 2, 2010
    Recommended: Be sure to check out the First Floor Tiki & Rum Bar - it's awesome! I'd check online at beforehand though, just in case it's closed for private parties or band showcases. Read more
  • Nick E.
    Nick EOctober 25, 2010
    Order a spicy bloody mary. See if you survive.
  • Jezz B.
    Jezz BotterillOctober 2, 2010
    Don't go here if your in a hurry for a drink, shit service!
  • Rhodri J.
    Rhodri JonesJune 1, 2010
    Good for alternative music nights, not too many scene kids, always a good sign
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