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Birmingham trio in Sunday Times Top 100 restaurants

Another day, another list, another “Top 100” something or other… This weekend, The Sunday Times, in association with Harden’s, publishes its annual list of the Top 100 restaurants in Britain. The full list and rankings are under wraps until Sunday – otherwise no one would bother buying the newspaper – …

Colmore Food Festival: 27 venues, two days, one square

It’s the Second City, the food capital of the UK (™ BBC Olive magazine), it’s got more Michelin-starred restaurants, and canals, than Dudley… And yet, sometimes, you can’t help thinking: really? Because Birmingham, my adopted home city, has a funny way of showing its love for its food culture. Take …