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Franzls Restaurant

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151 Milcote Road, Bearwood, Birmingham B67 5BN, England
0044 1214297920
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7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sat 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
A really special place

Franzl's is a hidden gem in Bearwood. I met someone the other day who was taken here in the 90s and a lovely gentleman who brought his family here last month both as thank you for good times. This restaurant stands the test of time and remains in the memory for decades! The experience begins... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 28, 2015
Anne H
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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English first
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

Franzl's is a hidden gem in Bearwood. I met someone the other day who was taken here in the 90s and a lovely gentleman who brought his family here last month both as thank you for good times. This restaurant stands the test of time and remains in the memory for decades! The experience begins with a drink at the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Unusual place for a restaurant. In a residential side street . don't be put off this place is a must, was guided down stairs to a snug , where we were given a choice of bottled German beer. Very nice too. After a couple of rounds we made our way upstairs to our table, it's not the most plushes of... More 

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Solihull, United Kingdom
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10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

I last went to franzls about 25 years ago as a youngster, it was brill then. Finally I get to return and what a brilliant place. The location is residential and can feel odd, but as soon as you walk in the door then it's clear why Franzls is still going strong. Lovely owners and staff, lovely ambience, amazing food.... More 

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61 reviews 61 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

Great restaurant on the doorstep! Fab choice of beers in the cellar whilst you look at the menu. We both had a real job choosing our meals; really good range of starters and mains. Food was stunningly good and the service is exceptional. Really nice Austrian wine too. Very highly recommended!!

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23 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

Although parking can be a nightmare in this residential area (allow time to find a space and be prepared to walk) the place is well worth the effort. I've been here several times with friends, and apart from one (who is a well known fussy eater!!) we've never had a bad meal.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Austrian menu makes a welcome change from the usual restaurant offerings. Very reasonably priced. Main course price includes starter and dessert. Short wine list but again fair prices. Delightful friendly staff. Generous portions of well cooked food. Doubt if you'd be disappointed.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

What a gem to be found in Bearwood. Never heard of it before, until it was mentioned in the Bearwood blog. Service fantastic. Shown to the drinks cellar, while we waited for our table. Advised on choice of drinks and ordered food. Food and service second to none. Recommend to everyone. Would go back at a later date.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

This place is an absolute gem. From start to finish the service and food was fantastic. When we arrived, we were shown to the bar in the basement. It was very cute and so friendly. We then went to our table and chose our starters and main course. There were 5 of us and we all had different meals. Each... More 

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Birmingham
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36 reviews 36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Last night we visited the restaurant again and walked out very happy again! Although there was a mix up with our time slot, this was quickly resolved and everyone was more than friendly and helpful. I must stress here that the food at the restaurant is to die for, but what makes this place amazing is people: always smiley, friendly,... More 

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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015 via mobile

After having "refound" franzls last year, we returned with friends. The normal reason one friend has trouble making up their mind is because there is nothing they fancy, at Franzls it is the opposite, fantastic service & food once again at a reasonable price.

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Additional Information about Franzls Restaurant

Address: 151 Milcote Road, Bearwood, Birmingham B67 5BN, England
Phone Number: 0044 1214297920
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Birmingham
Open Hours:
Tuesday 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Austrian

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 151 Milcote Road, Bearwood, Birmingham B67 5BN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: 0044 1214297920

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Austrian
Open Hours
Tuesday
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?