Birmingham's best graduation celebration spot: Is this the top pub for your big day?

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The perfect pub to celebrate your graduation in Birmingham this summer

As the summer season approaches, over 900,000 undergraduate students across the UK are eagerly planning their graduation celebrations.

Where to dine and celebrate this milestone is an important topic to ask amid the chaos of choosing what to wear and where to stay.

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Eat Drink Meet, a new website offering unique filtering options for discovering local pubs, bars, and restaurants, has ranked the best venues in key cities across the UK to celebrate graduation.

In the heart of Birmingham, one venue stands out for ‘Eat Drink Meet’ - The Old Contemptibles.

Perfectly positioned in between both Aston University and University College BirminghamPerfectly positioned in between both Aston University and University College Birmingham
Perfectly positioned in between both Aston University and University College Birmingham | The Old Contemptibles

A Unique Blend of Tradition and Celebration

The Old Contemptibles is conveniently located between Aston University and University College Birmingham.

It’s a place where tradition meets celebration, where the old world charm of Birmingham comes alive.

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Renowned for its inviting atmosphere and impressive range of real ales, it has earned the title of the ‘jewel in the crown’ of Birmingham pubs.

More Than Just a Pub

Visitors dubbing it the ‘jewel in the crown’ of Birmingham pubsVisitors dubbing it the ‘jewel in the crown’ of Birmingham pubs
Visitors dubbing it the ‘jewel in the crown’ of Birmingham pubs | The Old Contemptibles

The Old Contemptibles offers a unique experience that caters to a variety of preferences.

The venue is separated into two spaces, allowing graduates and their families to choose their ideal celebration setting.

The bar area offers the ideal setting for people seeking a relaxed, laid-back atmosphere while enjoying a drink.

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For a more formal celebration, the restaurant offers a sit-down meal option.

A Venue for All Occasions

What sets The Old Contemptibles apart is its versatility.

It’s a venue where you can bring your family for a celebratory meal and then return later to let your hair down.

With live music on Friday and Saturday nights, it transforms from a quiet daytime pub to a vibrant nightspot.

As graduation season approaches, The Old Contemptibles is ready to welcome Birmingham’s newest graduates and their families.

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