Where to Drink around The Westin Birmingham
Collected by Westin AFAR
Birmingham is experiencing a cultural renaissance that is attracting new visitors and has residents excited about their city. The Magic City offers something for everyone, from down-home cooking to world-class art.
2901 2nd Ave S #120, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
When you walk into Red Cat, you are surrounded by the ideal coffeehouse atmosphere: exposed brick walls, twinkling white lights, comfy leather chairs, live music, and burlap coffee sacks on the walls. Red Cat Coffeehouse is a great place is grab...
2304 10th Terrace S, Birmingham, AL 35205, USA
Housed behind a small unassuming frontage in a residential area of Southside, the Garage opens up to a huge patio that is surrounded by roll-front doors that house an eclectic mix of random findings. It is filled with concrete tables, benches, and...
2320 2nd Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35203, USA
Urban Standard opened in 2007 and has become a catalyst for the downtown revitalization that has blossomed around it. It’s the perfect place for anyone to congregate: creatives, business folks, locals who live in the surrounding lofts, students...
114 14th St S, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
Founded by a couple of guys who love beer so much that they wanted to make it, the name says it all. Good beer for the good, honest, hard-working people of Alabama. What began as small start-up in 2008 has grown to one of the coolest places to...
2200 1st Ave N #100, Birmingham, AL 35203, USA
If you're craving candlelight and a glass of wine, this is the perfect place. The Wine Loft has an extensive list with by-the-bottle and by-the-glass options, plus they have a tapas menu. Go for the standard—an artisan cheese board or a thin-crust...
3719 3rd Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35222, USA
Birmingham’s best place to grab a great indie show and a good drink, you can also find a great brunch/lunch/dinner menu here that boasts some really fantastic vegan fare. There is something going on almost every night of the week, so check their...
2721 Cahaba Rd, Mountain Brook, AL 35223, USA
Sip on a delicious mixed drink, local brew, or choose from their incredibly vast whisky, scotch, and moonshine selection at Dram Whiskey Bar. Better yet, try the bacon-infused bourbon cocktail and take a seat outside on their spacious back patio—...
4500 5th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35222, USA
In 2011 a group of friends decided to turn their passion for craft beer into a profession, and Cahaba Brewing Company was born. Their signature beer is Liquidambar, a crisp, malty amber ale. In addition to a selection of “core beers,” the company...
200 20th St N, Birmingham, AL 35203, USA
For some old-school entertainment, plan an evening at Paramount. You’ll find skeeball, Pop-A-Shot, pinball machines, and other games that will take you back to your childhood at this downtown Birmingham bar. In between shooting challenges and...
2430 Morris Ave, Birmingham, AL 35203, USA
Carrigan’s Public House certainly lives up to the “gastronomy” part of its status as a gastropub. In addition to craft cocktails that highlight fresh ingredients, you’ll find a menu of haute comfort food, with dishes like oxtail chili, Panko fried...
2125 2nd Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35203, USA
For bespoke cocktails mixed in a lively atmosphere, head to the Collins Bar in downtown Birmingham. Just tell the bartenders what you like, and they’ll whip up a custom-crafted drink for just $8 to $10. Take your cocktail to the street-side patio,...
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