You'd be hard pushed to find a finer real ale pub in Edmund Street Birmingham. In fact, we believe The Old Contemptibles is unrivalled in its choice of quality cask-conditioned beers and carefully compiled menu of British pub dishes. For directions to our landmark pub, see the interactive map below.
In some places, we've temporarily reduced our opening hours, and some of the hours shown may not be accurate. Please call us before you visit if you need more information, or head to the Facebook page of The Old Contemptibles.
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