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Opus Restaurant

54 Cornwall Street, Birmingham B3 2DE, England (Ladywood)
+44 (0)121 200 2323
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Ranked #119 of 1,476 Restaurants in Birmingham
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Price range: $116 - $162
Cuisines: British
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Good for: Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Ladywood
Description: Opus Restaurant, in Birmingham’s business district, is a top spot for a business lunch or a schmoozey dinner. The cavernous dining room is a dramatic open space decorated in muted hues. The team at Opus are proud of their modern British menu which showcases locally sourced free range meats and freshly caught fish. Favourites include the Lyme Bay Scallops with Belly of Pork and the Grilled Lobster served with Chips and Garlic Butter. The glamorous waiting staff are super-friendly, and the renowned in-house patisserie gives you a great excuse to have a naughty limoncello-cheesecake ending to your meal. It would be rude not to.
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76% Recommend
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English first
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 NEW

Lovely restaurant: good atmosphere & well laid out. Service & food good. In comparison to similar restaurants, rather over priced.

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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

I am struggling to write anything about this restaurant because it was just faultless. This is the ideal place for getting together with friends, or celebrating with comfort and style. The food was delicious, the service was friendly but discrete, and the ambience was just perfect. I had wanted to book Purnells but couldnt get a table. I think I... More

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Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We joined their Friday fish dinner for my partner's birthday It was really busy, good atmosphere. Great value for money, fine dining experience. Great staff and all the chefs came out to meet us which is a nice touch and good for the chefs to reap the rewards of happy customers! Looking forward to going back for my birthday next... More

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Rugby, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

An absolutely delicious meal, great service and stylish but relaxed restaurant. A truly lovely time. We couldn't recommend it more. We had the Sunday lunch offer, which is great value and quality amazingly including 1/2 a lobster.

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Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014 via mobile

Really liked the layout and ambience of this restaurant. The staff were friendly and attentive and the service overall was excellent. The food on the whole was well cooked and there was a good selection - I had the smoked salmon starter and an excellent fillet of beef on the bone. The eaton mess pudding was delicious. What I would... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We hed not been to Opus before but were recommended to go by my son. Apparently, there is a good meal deal Mon - Fri evening and Saturday 6pm - 7pm with competitively priced one, two or three courses at £10, £14 and £16 respectively. We chose from the a la carte menu. I had haddock fishcake with quail's egg... More

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Worcestershire UK
Top Contributor
69 reviews 69 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
437 helpful votes 437 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014 via mobile

We have been to Opus on several occasions and have generally found it to serve good well presented dishes at reasonable prices considering the food quality. On this occasion we spent a 2 hour Lunch on a Friday afternoon and ate a mixture of the A la carte and their Market Menu dishes which they were quite happy to mix... More

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Dudley, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Attended Opus as a large group to celebrate a close friends engagement and was really wow'ed by the experience. We had a set menu which was very good with some excellent choices and overall the food was superb! We were allocated a large private dining area at the top of the restaurant, which can I make everyone aware they dont... More

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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75 reviews 75 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Lovely evening with friends, great value, good food and excellent service. It was my first visit but will go back again.

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We dined here in May and it was perfect, staff were lovely, food was delicious from the moment we walked in the service was impeccable.

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