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Nakira Bar & Restaurant

74 John Bright Street, Birmingham B1 1BN, England
+44 121 572 1872
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good5%
  • Average21%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible21%
Travellers talk about
“jollof rice” (2 reviews)
“skewers” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
African, Grill
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74 John Bright Street, Birmingham B1 1BN, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited Nakira last night as staying in Birmingham to visit family. On first impressions the restaurant looks really nice and spacious though only 2 other tables were being used. There is a really nice, new manager who personally served us for the evening and...More

Thank Santhi87
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was visiting Birmingham for a gig at the arena with my sister and had a groupon for this restaurant. We both had high hopes that were crushed with every course. To start with all the glasses on the table were dirty, there were only cheap...More

1  Thank misterjames76
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Last saturday was my first and last time in Nakira. I ordered a glass of coke of which the glass was so dirty and i only noticed it when i had drunk a few sips too many. To my shock the next morning i developed...More

1  Thank Hope19866
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On the 15th of this month l went to this restaurant with a friend to celebrate her birthday because she had heard that this new contemporary African cuisine restaurant had been opened in Birmingham and she wanted to taste the food. we arrived at the...More

Thank abe1002016
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

I discovered Nakira bar as I searched for African cuisine in Birmingham. I just moved and really needed something memorable. I don't usually go to African restaurants but after reading the reviews and checking the menu, I decided to give it a try. The location...More

Thank DammyKrane
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Really disappointed with this place as I had heard good things. Decor in the restaurant is nice, but there wasn't much atmosphere which was surprising as it was a Saturday night. We were met with a look of confusion when we said we had booked...More

3  Thank r_mangan
Reviewed 29 October 2017

As we had a free weekend we decided to head in to Birmingham from Redditc on the train and have a few drinks and some cocktails. We found this place on groupon and thought we would give it a go. We arrived for our 1pm...More

6  Thank Shestica
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

I was really looking forward to eating here the menu looked really good however..... Staff didn’t seem to want to seat us then said they weren’t aware we had a booking for 6, their was only 3 other tables there so I’m not sure why...More

3  Thank Kim J
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Visited pre theatre. Restaurant was empty bar one table. Asked where we wanted to sit..chose a table drinks ordered no problem. Whilst waiting for drinks noticed lots of little flies hovering around not very nice. Ordered food I had the chicken skewers which turned out...More

4  Thank reddct
Reviewed 18 October 2017

As my wife and daughter are both South African and I spent a great deal of time in SA we thought it was a good place to celebrate my birthday and enjoy some South African food. We went on a Monday evening in the middle...More

1  Thank PEFishies
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Cuisine
African, Grill
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 03:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 03:00
Saturday
12:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 74 John Bright Street, Birmingham B1 1BN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +44 121 572 1872
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