Review on The Oriental Bar & Restaurant

Birmingham's first fully fledged Malaysian restaurant is housed in the city's fashionable Mailbox enclave, cheek-by-jowl with trendy bars and retail therapy destinations.

The cooking centres on South-East Asia, but there's also a strong showing of Thai and Chinese dishes, thanks to a team of chefs brought in from leading Malaysian hotels in Malaya, London's famed Hakkasan and Birmingham's Thai Edge.

At lunchtime (until 5 o'clock, actually) you can feast on dim sum including steamed chicken, pork and coriander dumplings, spring rolls and Peking-style ribs, as well as Thai fishcakes and Malay udan prawns, plus a broad selection of noodle specialities.

In the evening, you might begin with one of the 'sharing platters' or - say - Penang satay, crispy aromatic duck or soft-shell crabs with salt and chilli. Main courses cover everything from sweet-and-sour chicken with pomegranate to sambal sotong (squid with Malaysian sambal sauce and long beans).

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Cuisine

Malaysian / Thai / Chinese

Restaurant Opening Times

Lunch: 12.00 - 5.00pm
Dinner: 5.30 - 11.00pm (11.30 Fri-Sat) (9.00 Sun)

Accepted credit cards

Visa, Master Card

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Facilities at The Oriental Bar & Restaurant

  • Alfresco dining
  • Vegetarian menu

Dress Code

Formal

Address

The Oriental Bar & Restaurant
128-130 Wharfside Street
The Mailbox
Birmingham
West Midlands
B1 1RQ

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