Brät Brot will reopen this spring. Yaaaas!

Birmingham, Lakeview, Alabama, Photo via Brät Brot’s reopening
Birmingham, Lakeview, Alabama, Photo via Brät Brot’s reopening
Brät Brot’s reopening? Let us stand and raise our glasses. Photo via Brät Brot’s Facebook page

You heard it here, folks. Birmingham’s favorite (and only) authentic biergarten, Brät Brot, will reopen its doors in Lakeview this spring, following its unexpected closure in December.

Birmingham, Lakeview, Alabama, Photo via Brät Brot’s reopening
We’re so glad that we’ll once again be able to ponder whether we prefer the beer cheese or mustard for dipping our pretzels at Brät Brot. Photo by Bham Now

Owner David Carrigan announced the news in an email sent exclusively to some 1,800 patrons who filled out a feedback form posted on Brät Brot’s website, which Bham Now shared earlier with our readers. Here’s an excerpt from the email:

Birmingham, Lakeview, Alabama, Photo via Brät Brot’s reopening
Brät Brot will fire up that grill again soon enough. Photo by Bham Now

“Firstly, let me say thank you to everyone that took the time to fill out a feedback form in response to my last letter. We were overwhelmed by the sheer volume (almost 1,800 responses!), thoughtfulness, and positivity of responses. We have read every single one and taken everyone’s suggestions and comments to heart. This has given us the guidance to begin making some key decisions, the most important of which is that …

“Brät Brot WILL BE REOPENING this spring!”

Carrigan
Birmingham, Lakeview, Alabama, Photo via Brät Brot’s reopening
Brät Brot. Photo by Bham Now

So when Brät Brot reopens, how will it change? That remains to be seen. What we do know from Carrigan’s email is that the core concept behind Brät Brot—that is, what we love so much about it—will stay. However, there will be some changes that “result in a different, but more cohesive and enjoyable experience,” according to the email.

“We hope you are as excited as we are and look forward to seeing every one of you in the spring.”

Carrigan
Birmingham, Lakeview, Alabama, Photo via Brät Brot’s reopening
Brät Brot. Photo by Bham Now

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Bham Now got this meaty news in our inbox because we’re Brät Brot fans who diligently filled out our feedback forms. If you want to be the first to know about future news on the biergarten’s reopening, you can opt-in to updates directly from Brät Brot here.