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Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery Cafe

Museum & Art Gallery Chamberlain Square, Birmingham B3 3DH, England
+44 121 303 1966
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
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“soup” (17 reviews)
“bread” (13 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Museum & Art Gallery Chamberlain Square, Birmingham B3 3DH, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Nice Edwardian style tearoom that served up a range of snacks and meals. Doorstep bacon butty was tasty but quite dry and relatively expensive. Large pots of tea were OK. Comfy seating but can be quite noisy if busy

Thank Michael N
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked this place for afternoon tea following our gallery and museum visit. We like to visit and eat in different and maybe quirky places and the Edwardian tea rooms were just that. Staff were friendly and gave great service. Afternoon tea was a nice treat...More

Thank Skidooo
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been here a few times and staff are always friendly. The coffee sizes are a bit smaller if you are used to the usual coffee chain stuff but the coffee quality definitely shines. The cakes are nice as well. All in beautiful surroundings.

Thank William C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was my first visit to the museum. It is a beautiful big old building with lot to see and easy to access. Museum got good collection of art work with lots of religious exhibitions and history. Well organised and displayed art and historical stuff...More

Thank sohanjeet s
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

I visited here one rainy morning/afternoon in September, not knowing quite what to expect. I have to say that I was very pleasantly surprised. This is a great place to visit. There is so much to see - plans for Birmingham's future, the history of...More

Thank SuffolkBoy99
Reviewed 8 August 2017

What a fantastic venue, worth visiting just to take in the period architecture and decoration. big comfy sofas to relax in and very peaceful.

Thank CliffDee
Reviewed 7 August 2017

A really good place to show people away from Birmingham were burning was like different things here and he has a really really good and positive aspect.

Thank Thomas S
Reviewed 27 July 2017

The Cafe has recently been revamped with an 'Edwardian Tea Room' theme. There are lots of different seating areas and a very calm feel about the place. There is a wide choice of cafe food from cakes and pastries to hot food and snacks. Prices...More

Thank Christopher R
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Afternoon tea at the Edward Tea Rooms was on the whole a positive experience. The staff were very pleasant and extremely helpful. I had previously checked that the disabled entrance via the Gas Hall was open, but when we got there found that the lift...More

Thank hollydale
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

This gallery is wonderful. The Pre Raphaelite art is stunning. I cannot recommend this gallery highly enough. It's not too big or overwhelming. It's just right. Bring the little ones here. Plenty of space. Plenty of beauty.it's a must. One of my favourite places in...More

Thank opheliawasmurdered
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Response from Andy C | Reviewed this property |
Plus good baked goods. Rolls, desserts etc. Above average museum dining in atmospheric setting.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Museum & Art Gallery Chamberlain Square, Birmingham B3 3DH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +44 121 303 1966
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