The Wilderness

“Playful modern cooking in a wilderness environment” - AA Inspector

LOCATION

BIRMINGHAM, WEST MIDLANDS

Official Rating
Rosettes suspended
Inspected by
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Our View

The Rosette award for this establishment has been suspended and reassessment will take place in due course. Tucked down an alleyway in the jewellery quarter, The Wilderness is an atmospheric venue with skylight panels and an open kitchen, decked with foliage to bring a sense of sylvan repose to city eating.

The Wilderness
27 Warstone Lane, Jewellery Quarter, BIRMINGHAM, WEST MIDLANDS, B18 6JQ

Features

Facilities
  • Seats: 20
Accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Steps for wheelchair: 1
  • Assist dogs welcome
Opening Times
  • Days Closed: Sunday to Tuesday
  • Lunch served from: 12
  • Lunch served until: 2
  • Dinner served from: 6
  • Dinner served until: 8.30
Food and Drink
  • Wines over £30:
  • Wines by the glass: 6
  • Cuisine style: British
  • Vegetarian menu

About The area

Discover West Midlands

After Greater London, the West Midlands is the UK’s biggest county by population, and after London, Birmingham is the UK’s largest city. There’s a lot to seek out here – it has a vibrant culture, with exceptionally good nightlife. Coventry used to be more important than Birmingham, until the 18th century when the Industrial Revolution started and Brum forged ahead. 

Apart from Lady Godiva, Coventry is best known for its cathedrals. The medieval parish church became a cathedral in 1918, but the Blitz on Coventry in 1940 left only the spire and part of the walls. After the war, it was decided to build a new cathedral alongside linked to the ruins. 

Dudley was one of the birthplaces of the Industrial Revolution, and this history is reflected in its architecture and the Black Country Living Museum, a recreation of an industrial village, with shops and a pub, cottages and a chapel. Stourbridge is also worth a visit, mainly due to its involvement in glassmaking, which has been going on since the 17th century, and is still a part of the town’s culture; there’s a glass museum and a bi-annual glass festival.

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