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Restaurant Folium

The Folium 8 Caroline Street, Birmingham B3 1TW, England
+44 121 638 0100
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
The Folium 8 Caroline Street, Birmingham B3 1TW, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Fabulous dinner at Folium. Birmingham is blessed with some excellent restaurants and Folium is a wonderful addition to them. From the moment we arrived until departing the service was excellent and the range of food was excellent, creative and well thought through. We couldn't make...More

Thank MarkJohnson22
Reviewed 3 days ago

This wonderful restaurant was recommended to us by close friends, and we dined with them as a foursome this evening. What a fabulous experience! I've done the fine dining, MIchelin stars scene many times before, and, to be honest, had grown rather tired of it....More

1  Thank Hinckmeister
Reviewed 1 week ago

There is so much that is good here. The tasting menu is well thought out and there is much attention to detail in the creation of each dish and it's presentation. Service is personal friendly and genuine in its concern that you are having a...More

1  Thank westmidlandsdining
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went here for dinner with some friends from Australia at the recommendation of work colleagues. The restaurant itself was simply furnished in a relaxed style. The staff were helpful friendly and efficient without being intrusive. The food itself was amazing and we were blown...More

1  Thank John P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food were great, cleverly cooked. Occasionally a little bit salty, but overall the tasting course menu does not leave you sickly full at the end of it. I enjoyed the turbot, lamb, and the very refreshing sheep yogurt in particular. The staffs were attentive...More

1  Thank HYSalim
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well constructed dishes made up a very interesting tasting menu. Highly varied and at times challenging. Service is personal and attentive in a way that only a small restaurant can deliver. Interior nice.

Thank petersjoanne
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a wonderful dinner date with my hubby, food was amazing and original.. relaxed atmosphere, modern decor, good attention to detail. We had the seven course tasting menu and we wasn’t disappointed. Smart casual attire. Staff amazing, friendly and welcoming will defiantly visit again.

Thank Tracy H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went there for my birthday and had a great time, the staff were very attentive and knowledgeable. We went for the 7 courses with wine pairing. All very good, including the eel which I had my reservations about! Would definitely recommend and go again. Alongside...More

Thank sjfara
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My mum and I visited Restaurant Folium on Sunday for lunch and chose the 7 course taster menu and we couldn't fault it. The food and service was first class and each course was completely different. The waiter & waitress spent time explaining each dish...More

1  Thank RebeccaKate1994
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Myself and my husband went to Folium for our 1st wedding anniversary. The tasting menu is absolutely fantastic and we had the 7 courses. Each individual dish tasted incredible and was so interesting. The service was spot on, and we had a great experience. When...More

1  Thank Claire R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$21 - $99
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Folium 8 Caroline Street, Birmingham B3 1TW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +44 121 638 0100
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A Modern British restaurant situated on Caroline Street, St Pauls Square, Birmingham. Ran and owned by Chef Ben Tesh and partner Lucy Hanlon.
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