About El Borracho de Oro

El Borracho de Oro, on Harborne Road in trendy Edgbaston, is a Spanish restaurant that brings the sophisticated surrounds of a tapas bar to this particular corner of Birmingham. This cosy and chic space boasts a team of committed professionals who share the dream of introducing Brummies to authentic, uncomplicated Iberian cuisine through traditional tapas, cheeses, cured meats and an a la carte menu.

Opening Times

Open now - Closes at 8:30 pm
12:30 pm - 8:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm


El Borracho de Oro
65 Harborne Road, Edgbaston
Birmingham B15 3BU

Menu Highlights




Homemade Garlic and Paprika Mayonnaise

Pan Gallego con Aceite Virgen Extra

Galician Bread with Best quality Extra Virgin Olive Oil

Manzanilla Green Olives


More about El Borracho de Oro, Birmingham

Spain is one of the favoured destinations of Brits abroad, so it’s unsurprising that the good folk of Birmingham have developed a taste for tapas on their travels. The team behind this Birmingham restaurant are well-seasoned in bringing Spanish specialties to the UK, and boy does the passion ooze here. With owner Emma at the helm, El Borracho de Oro on Edgbaston’s Harborne Road, delivers down-to-earth Iberian dishes in a modern, elegant setting.

The food served up at Edgbaston’s El Borracho de Oro is a far cry from the egg & chips and Les Cadburys Fingres that the punters of Birmingham might have enjoyed on the beaches of Benidorm. The flavours on offer are a fiesta of traditional tapas. Patatas bravas, croquetas and chorizos feature of course, but also lesser-sighted – at least in the Spanish restaurants of the UK – platas such as albondigas, calamares and huge gambas (prawns) are present as well. El Borracho de Oro is more than just tapas though, with paellas and other main dishes available, as well as a huge – 60 bins! – wine selection and a range of Spanish beers and ciders on draught and in bottles. After all, El Borracho de Oro means one who gets drunk on fine liquors, so book a table now and, just maybe, take a taxi home for afterwards.

84 El Borracho de Oro Reviews

84 Reviews
Noise levels:Pleasant
Value for money:Good value
Waiting time:Exceptionally good
Suki C.20 days ago · 1 review

This Spanish restaurant very close from my home, just 5 mins walk fist time visit, excellent service, nice food & good environment 👍Definitely will go again

Nigel S.a month ago · 2 reviews

Beautiful food and great service in a lively but relaxed atmosphere. This was our second visit and we will certainly be back again! We'll done!

Afroditi S.2 months ago · 1 review

A restaurant that offers a great envirnoment and service. Nice, authentic tapas and good selection of wines. The location is very good and parking is easy. Very friendly staff.