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128-130 Wharfside Street | The Mailbox, Birmingham B1 1RQ, England
+44 121 633 9987
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sea bass” (11 reviews)
“prawns” (9 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:30 Hours
Thai, Bar, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
128-130 Wharfside Street | The Mailbox, Birmingham B1 1RQ, England
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Aluna
1. @@Cocktails@@ on fire
"The cocktails are out of this world"
Rachael H
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2. Fantastic @@Food@@ & Cocktails
"Really good food for what I perceived was more of a bar."
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3. Brilliant
"Fabulous cocktail bar with amazing atmosphere."
Beth P
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1 - 10 of 742 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went here as a larger group on a quiet night, the staff were lovely and incredibly helpful. The cocktails are the centre of the spectacular with great theatre to them. I had a Lava Lamp and it certainly did get served bubbling and smoking,...More

Thank Laura R
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 27 February 2018

What a lovely place to go...waitresses were spot on, constantly checking if we wanted any more drinks and very friendly. We tried several of the 'non traditional' cocktails, the cauldrons were fun, and very strong!! Food was amazing...we were all so impressed by the food...More

Thank BW1989
Thomas F, Restaurant Operations Manager at Aluna, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2018

Hi BW1989, Great to see you had a lovely time with us. We really pride ourselves on great service so your review is fantastic to read. See you again soon! Kind Regards, Thomas Flaherty

Reviewed 1 week ago

Might be showing my age but my daughters choice of cocktail bar had a huge array of cocktails. Most of which I had never heard of. Cocktails delivered in glass skulls and then turned into mini flaming infernos when showered with icing sugar. Drinks with...More

Thank Warren1212
Reviewed 1 week ago

After visiting in September we decided to eat here again to celebrate an 18th birthday and 31st wedding anniversary. Sadly from the moment we ordered drinks the fun began. Members were left waiting ages for drinks, food arrived incorrectly in dribs and drabs and one...More

Thank Samsung263
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thomas and Abbie couldn’t have accommodated us better. My friends 21st birthday nearly turned out to be a disaster when we forgot to book a table, not only did they sort us a booth in under 10 minutes, they gave my friend the best 21st...More

Thank lucybisset
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic cocktails with my old friends lovely atmosphere! Always on the canal and came into Birmingham on a trip with friends and loved this bar very trendy!

Thank janwill75
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great 'small plates' for those who want a variety or have smaller appetites; lovely range of dishes to choose from- definitely recommend the tiger prawn cookies with plum dipping sauce. Friendly staff and good atmosphere.

Thank 279alysonp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pretty decent drinks, nice bar, just a shame the atmosphere is spoiled by overzealous bar staff and doormen. First the barman spilled our drinks then we got asked to move from a perfectly good place to stand, for no apparent reason. The bar was half...More

Thank Phil B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Abbie was great... awesome hospitality and made sure we got the best service ever! Would come back again if we get the same treatment again! Had a great birthday celebration. Great drinks and atmosphere!!

Thank Patience C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time good service good atmosphere. Enjoyed the cocktails, Abby’s hospitality was amazing.

Thank Susan M
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Nazia B
20 February 2018|
Response from gregshi94 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure , I’m positive the staff would be more than happy to answer if you phoned
12 February 2018|
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Response from Kasia J | Reviewed this property |
No polo definetelly
Tessa D
11 November 2017|
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Response from Nitin S | Property representative |
Hi Tessa D Our restaurant is open from 12 - 10pm Sunday to Thursday and 12-10.30pm on a Friday and Saturday.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, View, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 01:30
12:00 - 01:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 128-130 Wharfside Street | The Mailbox, Birmingham B1 1RQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +44 121 633 9987
  • E-mail
Our main objective is to be the best at what we do! We aim to be the best establishment in birmingham serving high quality food and cocktails. We only use the best ingredients to ensure top quality for all our guests! Aluna is a perfect venue to have a magical date and a perfect place to let your hair down. So wether you are looking for a special day out or your looking to sit and relax in a great atmosphere Aluna is the place.
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