11 of the most anticipated new restaurants, breweries and bars coming in 2021

2021 has us looking forward to a ton of developments in Bham. Photo via Grand River Drive-In

It’s a new year so we’re taking a look at what’s opening soon in Birmingham. Here’s the rundown of the 11 most anticipated new restaurants, breweries and bars coming in 2021.

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Cheers! 5 spots in Birmingham whipping up mocktails for Dry January

Are you participating in Dry January? Photo via Unplash

After surviving 2020, you’d think we could all use a drink, but let’s be honest. That’s what we’ve been doing throughout quarantine and it shows in the increase of alcohol sales. Let’s take a break and show our body some TLC by participating in Dry January. Lucky for you, I have just the places serving up and selling ingredients for delicious mocktails in Birmingham.

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13 local peppermint products mint for you this winter

Chocolata at Eat in the Streets
Chocolatá’s tent is as fabulous as their chocolates. Photo via Cheyenne Trujillo for Bham Now

The weather outside might be frightful, but nothing can cool our love for peppermint. And there are plenty of spots in Birmingham to enjoy peppermint in every way! Here are 13 different businesses in Birmingham to get peppermint treats, candles and more.

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Birmingham’s Queen’s Park owner is the first woman to win U.S. bartender of the year title

Queen’s Park, a cocktail bar in downtown  Birmingham. Left to right, bartender Allie Phifer and Queen’s Park owner and winner of the U.S. Bartender Guild World Class competition, Laura Newman. Photo by Pat Byington, for Bham Now

Did you know Birmingham has one of the world’s best bartenders in its midst.

Earlier this year, Queen’s Park owner Laura Newman, won the United States Bartender Guild (USBG) World Class competition, becoming the first female bartender to win the honor in the U.S.

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