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Address: Custard Factory, Birmingham, England
Phone Number: 0121-693 6333
Activities: Nightlife

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Approach with care

Over the past few years the Medicine Bar has become one of the trendiest places to see and be seen in Birmingham. This has encouraged the bar staff to believe that they are above... read more

2 of 5 starsReviewed October 17, 2003
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2004

I'd echo the points made by the other review "Approach with care". I went recently and I really wouldn't recommend anyone else to go unless they like queuing for over an hour each time to get served at the bar. The loos were few and filthy too, with yet more queues. At least at a festival you can 'get creative'... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2003

Over the past few years the Medicine Bar has become one of the trendiest places to see and be seen in Birmingham. This has encouraged the bar staff to believe that they are above such outdated concepts as customer service or polite conversation. In most cases the customer is someone who should be ignored at all times, other than when... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2002

I visited the Medicine Bar on Sat (12 / 10 / 02) and can honestly say I had the best night out for years!!! There are so many good nights listed that you're spoilt for choice, but I'd heard great things about a night called Leftfoot, so I gathered the troups and headed down to Digbeth. The Custard Factory had... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2002

I've been to this place on a number of occaisions. I can honestly say that there are no negative aspects that i can mention. Basically, for all those electronica, hip-hop and techno fans- this is the place to be. There are three intimate floors to the venue- each linked by a balcony type affair. The top floor features sofas, friendly,... More 

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