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Gas Street Basin

Gas Street Basin Gas Street, Birmingham B1 2JT, England
+44 121 643 2514
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Charming Canal Basin

This is part of the canal system in the Broad Street area, it charming area to walk around. There... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
shropshirenick
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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
A must on a walkabout.

A nice stroll with the canal basin, pubs and restaurants at one end and the mailbox shopping... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jack A
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Once a thriving port, this area where several canals meet offers colorful canal boats, bars, cafes and restaurants.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good41%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“canal side” (45 reviews)
“brindley place” (63 reviews)
“narrow boats” (28 reviews)
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Gas Street Basin Gas Street, Birmingham B1 2JT, England
Ladywood
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is part of the canal system in the Broad Street area, it charming area to walk around. There lots of bars and restaurants in the area and also the designer shops in The Mailbox Shopping Centre. An enjoyable area for mooching around.

Thank shropshirenick
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A nice stroll with the canal basin, pubs and restaurants at one end and the mailbox shopping centre/bars at the other. Looks like some good outdoor seating for the summer.

Thank Jack A
Reviewed 5 days ago

A trip to the past, great to see barges, access Mailbox etc, definitely worth a visit, kind of romantic day and night

Thank darcydiddle
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The regenerated canal area around the Gas Street Basin is a lovely place to visit, with lots of bars and restaurants overlooking the water. It's a short walk from New Street Station and the shopping area (walk through the Mailbox shopping mall) or from the...More

Thank traveller_constant
Reviewed 1 week ago

Plenty off access to the bars and restaurants,heading to the mailbox, brindley place and the barclaycard arena

Thank wonderingtraveller80
Reviewed 1 week ago

Any time of day or night, a walk around this area following the canals is magical. The restaurants and bars are welcoming have a great variety of food. Well worth visiting!

Thank Emilyjcr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of different bars in this area - many are chains but some quirky individual pub/bars also. Lovely walk heading into the centre and towards the Mail box. Safe and well lit at night. Lots of placed to eat and drink down here. Well worth...More

Thank Sherbojack
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I met with a potential client for art sales at brindley place saturday 4th November. 5pm We started at castle art gallery with the intention of food and discourse. There was no where to eat not fully booked so we headed back to grand central...More

Thank Susie T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had heard about the restaurants at the Canal basin so decided to try them out. What a delightful place...very clean and a lovely walk along the canal. We arrived early evening and had a drink at the Pitcher and Piano which overlooked the canal...More

Thank Heather W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A good walk along the canal and a short boat trip made for an enjoyable afternoon. Relaxing after the bustle of the city centre.

Thank CLDavies26
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