The Laurent-Perrier Champagne Bar located on the 25th Floor of The Cube, Birmingham boasts what I would argue to be the best view in Birmingham.
YES B-TownI treated my well-deserving mom to Afternoon Tea here as a Christmas present, joining the other thirty parties, waving our Groupon papers in harmony [thanks Groupon], and will gladly say that the almost-360 degree-views alone were worth the money. This is especially true if you time your visit to include the beginning of sunset, which yesterday seemed to start at around 4pm [NB you are not on holiday but you are allowed to trick your brain once in a while].
Whilst the food offered was nothing spectacular [the cheese and pickle sandwiches were a surprise] and the presentation wasn't particularly inspiring, unlike most of the Alice-in-Wonderland-esque offerings at the minute, the general ambience and surroundings of this bar definitely make it deserving of a place on your checklist.
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