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Be Treated to a World Class Chef When you Eat Out this New Year

It’s that time of year again when we spend time celebrating with friends and family, reminiscing on the year that has just past and looking forward to what the next 12 months has to bring. With this in mind, why not treat yourself this New Year and enjoy eating out Birmingham at a top quality restaurant. Here at Fairways Restaurant we want to ensure you thoroughly enjoy your experience with fine dining created by a world class chef.

You will be treated to an evening of luxury and splendour set in our stunning restaurant. Mick Lennon, our world class chef has cooked for the King Hussein of Jordan, so you can rest assured you will be treated like royalty whilst with us. He has also travelled the world cooking in a variety of locations, which you will see reflected in our menu with cuisine that has influences from Australia, Germany and Mauritius.

To match the beautiful food on offer at our restaurant, we also have an extensive selection of beautiful wines for you to choose from.  We have choices from all over the world, which will suit any palette, budget and will complement the taste of many of our dishes.

Whether you are celebrating with a group of friends or want to enjoy a romantic meal with your loved one, we can provide something for you. A great way to end a fantastic night would be to think about looking at accommodation, to really finish the night off perfectly and continue to enjoy the New Year in a stunning hotel.

Why not think about eating out Birmingham this New Year, treat yourself to an evening of divine luxury with food from around the globe cooked by a top quality chef. No matter how big or small your party is contact us at Fairways Restaurant to see how we can make your evening perfect. For more information about our services take a look at our website or give us a call on 02476 404040.

Perfect Bar to Enjoy in the New Year

After the festivities of Christmas are over, you may not be quite ready to give up the good life. If one of your New Year’s resolutions is to spend more time with your loved ones and treat yourself to a few more evenings out, then the Cellar Bar could be the ideal venue for a few of your most memorable moments of 2012. Our warm and welcoming bar is the perfect place to see out the cold winter evenings.

Whether you are enjoying a winter romance and are looking for somewhere to treat your date, or you want to spend some valuable time with your family in a fantastic restaurant the Cellar Bar cannot be matched.

We call ourselves the Cellar Bar for a reason, and our wine store features enough fine wines for you to enjoy throughout the year – however many times you return to visit us. The fresh flavours and seasonal produce of our simple yet delicious menu are popular whatever the weather, but during the colder months a few of our dishes in particular can help you to beat the winter blues. How about a classic homemade steak pie with chunky chips to warm up a winter evening? When you are looking for something a little different, our roast vegetable filo tart on a tomato compote with parmesan salad is a simple yet filling choice.

We like to think that we are specialists when it comes to steak, and our 8oz Sirloin with a choice of sauces is ideal when you are looking for a hearty bite to eat. A classic club sandwich was made for a quick lunch with friends, whilst our range of delectable desserts – including a classic apple crumble – are always popular.

If you are looking to start the New Year in style, then where better than the Cellar Bar? In our opinion, it is best to begin a new year as you mean to go on, so why not begin 2012 by sampling a few of our popular cocktails or enjoying a light lunch with friends in our cosy bar?

Need Accommodation for a Long Weekend Break this Christmas?

For all of us, the run up to Christmas can prove to be a hectic and exciting time that blurs into a whirlwind wrapped in tinsel and filled with present buying, card writing and maybe a kiss or two under the mistletoe. While all of this provides us with joy and the warmth inside that helps us through the winter weather, one of the best Christmas presents can be a long, well-deserved weekend break. Here at The Windmill Village we provide just that, with all of the first class facilities to make us one of the best hotels in Birmingham.

If you’re planning this getaway as a surprise gift for your partner or quite simply want to treat yourself over the festive period, The Windmill Village experience will give you all that you need, providing enough to simply sit back, relax and plan for the New Year or head out for a pre-planned night or day.

To start with, the facilities here include an indoor swimming pool, steam room and sauna, a large fitness gym, an 18-hole golf course and our exquisite restaurant Birmingham – The Cellar Bar, giving you more than enough to fill a festive weekend with before even leaving our grounds.

However, these Christmas memories don’t just have to be created within the hotel itself, as our fantastic location that sets us just 10 minutes away from the NEC and Birmingham International train station, open up a world of opportunity of how you can spend your time before falling back into one of our 105 luxurious and newly refurbished rooms.

For instance, if the pinnacle of your present buying prowess this year is 2 tickets for you and your partner to a concert or event at the NEC and you’re in need of accommodation that is easy to reach and affordable, we are unrivalled by other hotels in Birmingham – making The Windmill Village, one of Santa’s best gift this Christmas.

Disclaimer of Endorsement: Reference herein to any specific commercial products, process, or service by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, or otherwise, does not necessarily constitute or imply its endorsement, recommendation, or favouring by Windmill Village. The views and opinions of authors expressed herein do not necessarily state or reflect those of Windmill Village, and shall not be used for advertising or product endorsement purposes.

Eating Out This Christmas in Birmingham?

However much you love Christmas, festive traditions can sometimes feel like a repetitive routine. If you spend every Christmas Eve preparing a festive feast, before being stuck in the kitchen for most of the day, then Christmas may feel more like hard work than a well-earned rest. If you want to escape from the kitchen this year and treat yourself to a delicious dinner, why not consider eating out Birmingham? A growing number of people are realising the benefits of dining out on Christmas day – no washing up being a big advantage – so why not visit Fairways Restaurant this festive season?

Our internationally-experienced chef will bring a unique flair to your Christmas dinner. He has designed a festive menu which reflects all of the best features of a classic Christmas roast – tender turkey, fresh vegetables and luxurious puddings – whilst adding a touch of Fairways Restaurant flavour to this most popular of meals.

The spacious dining room at our restaurant is a comfortable space in which to enjoy a special occasion at any time of year, and once trimmed with Christmas decorations it will become a truly festive venue for your family lunch. If you have visited us in the past to enjoy a quiet dinner, or Fairways Restaurant is your favourite spot for lunch and a catch up with friends, then you will be familiar with the delicious dishes and warm welcome that await you.

A convenient central location between Birmingham and Coventry means that, whether you are visiting from home or staying at a local hotel Birmingham, you will never have to travel too far to enjoy a memorable meal this Christmas. If a home-cooked dinner is a firm favourite with your family on Christmas Day, then why not visit us on another date in December? It could be the perfect way to get in the festive mood before the big day.

If you want to start a new festive family tradition by giving yourself a break from cooking and trying eating out Birmingham this year, look no further than Fairways Restaurant. Contact us today to reserve your table.

Looking for a Bar Restaurant near Solihull for Your Christmas Party?

Christmas is a magical time of the year which is best when shared with good friends; accompanied by good wine and good food. Whether you are looking for a few festive drinks at a bar Solihull to reward your staff after a long year of hard work, or a group of you are looking to see in Christmas with a delicious meal in a great location, there is one venue which can offer the warm welcome and festive atmosphere that you are looking for. Simply organise a group of friends, and let the Cellar Bar arrange the rest.

After decorating your office and shutting down the computers for the year, it will be time for your company party. Share the special gifts from your secret Santa or begin a festive romance under the mistletoe here at the Cellar Bar, and let our unrivalled hospitality provide you with a Christmas party to remember.

Our well-stocked wine cellar can satisfy every taste, whether you are a red, white or rosé person, whilst our varied menu of light snacks and classic dishes can add a tasty touch to your party. Our menus are always popular throughout the year, but in the festive season we really pull out all the stops to provide a feast which is sure to make for a delicious Christmas.

We can even greet your guests with a champagne reception to start the evening in style, or why not let our bar staff shake-up a seasonal cocktail to get you in the festive mood? Comfortable sofas offer the perfect spot for catching up with friends, whilst our spacious dining room can accommodate large groups whilst still feeling warm and welcoming.

In its convenient central location between Coventry and Birmingham, our bar Solihull is the perfect place to see in the festive season with your colleagues, friends or family. Christmas is the time for catching up with the ones we love, and what better place to enjoy each other’s company than our comfortable bar restaurant? For Christmas venue hire with an extra special touch of festive style, choose the Cellar Bar.

A First Class Hotel Near The Centre of Birmingham

It’ll soon be that time of year again where people begin their Christmas shopping, theatres increase the range of shows they have on to keep potential customers happy, and councils across the country turn on the festive lights. This year, instead of shopping in your hometown around the same shops, seeing the same faces; why not make a weekend of it, take in a show, and experience a new city such as Birmingham, which offers a vast range of beautiful hotels Birmingham such as The Windmill Village?

Also known as the second city, Birmingham promises to provide couples and families with the perfect getaway any time of the year. However, come the run up to Christmas it really comes alive as the Christmas lights sparkle against the grey skies, the German Christmas market provides smells and tastes which please all the senses and the local theatres offer stunning shows and pantomimes which this year include the Birmingham Royal Ballet’s The Nutcracker; the pantomime, Cinderella and Grease. Then there’s the Bullring, Mailbox and Pallasades which will be alive with shoppers and the Christmas spirit.

After taking in the delights of the shows on offer and the shopping wonders that Birmingham city centre has to offer, what better way to finish the weekend then staying at The Windmill Village where you can relax in comfort, dine in a fantastic restaurant Birmingham and even burn off some excess energy in our state-of-the-art gym and leisure club if you desire. For the golfers amongst you, we also have an 18-hole golf course on-site should you fancy an early morning putt.

Situated a 25 minute drive away from the city centre, we’re in the perfect location for you to experience everything that Birmingham has to offer whilst still getting a comfortable night’s sleep in a sumptuous bed surrounded by the West Midlands countryside.

So if you want to get into the Christmas spirit early this year, come and visit The Windmill Village, one of the finest hotels Birmingham. For more information about our facilities or to book a room, call us on 02476 404040.

Disclaimer of Endorsement: Reference herein to any specific commercial products, process, or service by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, or otherwise, does not necessarily constitute or imply its endorsement, recommendation, or favouring by The Windmill Village. The views and opinions of authors expressed herein do not necessarily state or reflect those of The Windmill Village, and shall not be used for advertising or product endorsement purposes.

The Perfect Restaurant in Birmingham for First Class Food

Visiting a restaurant Birmingham for lunch or dinner is a real treat, and one that most people only enjoy every now and again when they have something to celebrate. At Fairways Restaurant, every occasion is special, and our affordable menus mean that a meal with us will never be beyond your budget. Leave the kitchen behind for an evening in our company, or explore a new lunchtime dish to make Saturday extra special.

Take your seats and begin with a glass of wine or two as you browse our menu. Our internationally experienced chef has created a menu to suit all tastes, and the variety of dishes mean you can visit numerous times and never get tired of our first class food. Why not start with our red pepper and chilli soup, and follow this with a delicious roast pork chop complete with swede bubble and squeak, smoked pancetta jus and glazed apples. You can enjoy two courses for just £18.99, or add both a pudding and starter to your main course for only £22.99.

For our vegetarian guests, we can offer potato gnocchi with a distinctive cherry tomato & coriander sauce, accompanied by Provençal vegetables & parmesan. Many consider dessert to be the most important course, and our perfect puddings will satisfy the sweetest of teeth. Choose from strawberry shortcake with honeycomb and balsamic ice cream, or a perfect praline parfait with caramelised cherries, blueberries, crushed ginger bread and pistachio genoise. For those who prefer a savoury after-dinner snack, our classic selection of cheese and biscuits can help you to finish your meal in style.

Our light and bright dining room features fantastic views for you to enjoy alongside our food. Situated in a convenient location close to a range of hotel accomodation Birmingham and Coventry, we are ideally situated for visitors from the Midlands and beyond. When you are looking for a restaurant Birmingham to provide you with a memorable meal, be sure to visit Fairways Restaurant for truly delicious dining.

Enjoy a Great Night at a Restaurant in Birmingham

After a long day at work, it can be tempting to cook a quick meal before heading to bed for an early night. To make the most of your evening, why not treat yourself to a memorable night out at The Cellar Bar? Let our restaurant take care of dinner whilst you relax and catch up with your loved ones in our comfortable surroundings. At The Cellar Bar, you can enjoy a night unlike any other.

Is there anything nicer than a cooling drink at the end of a hard day? Our cellar is well-stocked with a selection of fine wines in the most exclusive vintages, whilst our bar staff can shake up a cocktail for those of you who are feeling fruity. If you have a birthday to toast, why not choose a bottle of our champagne to really make the evening go with a pop.

When you’re feeling peckish, our extensive menu will have a dish to make your mouth water. Choose from a traditional homemade steak pie with the chunkiest of chips, or a classic 8oz sirloin steak with a selection of sauces. For a lighter bite, our traditional Greek salad of marinated olives and feta cheese is ideal, or why not order our chicken Caesar sandwich? Follow this with one of our delicious puddings – like our divine apple crumble – to finish your meal in style.

Situated at the Windmill Village Hotel, our bar and restaurant is ideally located between Birmingham and Coventry for your convenience. We are open to hotel  guests and visitors alike, and you will be sure of a warm welcome from our friendly team. At the weekend, why not visit us for a late Sunday lunch, or throw yourself into the weekend with a Friday night meal with friends.

Don’t spend your evening in front of the TV in your pyjamas. Put down your saucepan and let us cook up a treat for you and your family. When you are looking for a restaurant with a difference, look no further than The Cellar Bar.

Enjoy a Weekend Break at this Hotel in Birmingham

We all look forward to the weekends as a time to recover from the stresses of the working week and spend time with our loved ones. All too often though, the weekends can speed by in a blur of food shopping and housework, and before you know it Monday morning has arrived once again. To treat yourself to something a bit different this weekend, why not book a room at the Windmill Village Hotel: one of the best quality hotels Birmingham.

Whether you are planning a family trip or a romantic weekend for you and your partner, we can provide the escape from everyday life that you are looking for. Our luxurious, well-appointed rooms are the best place for a restful night’s sleep, and are complemented by the excellent facilities on offer throughout the hotel. Why not take advantage of our swimming pool and sauna for an afternoon of exercise and relaxation, or for those who like to play a few rounds our 18-hole golf course can offer a brilliant place to while away a few hours.

If you’ve worked up a bit of an appetite at the end of a busy day of rest and relaxation, our on-site restaurant and bar can take care of you. Sample one of our high quality meals in comfortable surroundings or enjoy great conversation over a nice glass of wine. A weekend spent at the Windmill Village Hotel is the perfect way to recharge your batteries, without the expense of a long holiday abroad.

We are ideally situated in a convenient Midlands location, meaning you will never have to travel too far to enjoy a weekend with a difference. We are close to Birmingham International Airport and railway station, as well as a variety of conference venue facilities, making us the perfect place to stay if you are visiting for business too.

When you are searching for hotels Birmingham and are looking for something a little bit special, choose the Windmill Village Hotel for a touch of affordable luxury. Complete an online reservation today and begin looking forward to a weekend to remember.

Disclaimer of Endorsement: Reference herein to any specific commercial products, process, or service by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, or otherwise, does not necessarily constitute or imply its endorsement, recommendation, or favouring by the Windmill Village. The views and opinions of authors expressed herein do not necessarily state or reflect those of the Windmill Village, and shall not be used for advertising or product endorsement purposes.

Need a Restaurant in Birmingham Near the NEC?

The NEC in Birmingham is often a hive of activity for both members of the public and trade organisations. During October alone there are a variety of events kicking off, including Grand Designs Live, BPM DJ Show, BDTA Dental Showcase 2011 and Coach & Bus Live 2011. If you’re visiting any of these events or any other event at the NEC, it’s likely that after being on your feet enjoying the show, you’ll be looking for a way to recharge your batteries before heading home. For the perfect way to wind down, why not visit Fairways Restaurant – the perfect restaurant Birmingham for enjoying some home cooked food before beginning your journey home.

Situated a stone-throw away from the NEC, but nestled into the beautiful West Midlands countryside, away from the hustle and bustle of Birmingham city centre, our restaurant offers the perfect location for couples, groups of friends and families looking to enjoy quality food at affordable prices, after an event at the NEC.

Whilst our surroundings will wow, we promise our interior will outshine the West Midlands beauty, as we strive to provide an atmosphere which is homely, warm and inviting. We believe we’ve achieved this through our neutral walls and with the aromas of our delicious food drifting throughout the restaurant.

Our Menu:

When you look down our menu, whether you’re visiting for lunch or for an evening menu, you’ll find yourself struggling to choose just one dish, because all of them are guaranteed to be as mouth-watering and beautiful as they sound.

Whether you opt for a light-bite or a more hearty meal, we have all bases covered, and some examples of the winter dishes currently on offer include red pepper and chilli soup served with coriander oil; roast pork chop with swede bubble and squeak, smoked pancetta jus and glazed apples.

Whatever you’re visiting the NEC for, before heading home why not stop off at our beautiful restaurant Birmingham and take the hassle out of cooking. If after eating with us you feel too relaxed to make the drive home, fear not as onsite you’ll also find a stunning hotel Birmingham. If you’d like to book a table for your next visit to the Midlands, contact us on 02476 404040.