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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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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
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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 yesterday via mobile

Did not strike as exceptional, but it's free and worth a visit. Less interactive and my young ones did not enjoy that much.

Thank sami_jith
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This place is enormous.There are several rooms each dedicated to a particular historical era. It has paintings, tools, treasure etc, everything from World War II, Roman treasure hoard, egyption mummies, religious icons etc. Definitely something for everyone and for all ages. This is not something...More

Thank NonnaPanini
Reviewed 6 days ago

Well worth visiting the cafe in the Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery. We had lunch after visiting the gallery. Good food and service.

Thank Tim T
Reviewed 1 week ago

This cafe is in a lovely room showing the wonderful Edwardian style of architecture to perfection. There was a good range of food and staff were pleasant. Well worth visiting if you are in the museum.

Thank Sus1952
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such a beautiful room and a really nice look, but the Tea Rooms often struggles to be friendly and efficient. Managed better this weekend, but not busy and table clearing still a bit behind the times.

Thank Chris_in_Brum
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

An amazing exhibition with contemporary and modern artwork from a range of artists. Various rolling videos were certainly thought-provoking and consideration is given to how gender roles have, and continue to develop. I loved the cigarette person/gnome (still not sure) in a glass case at...More

Thank Sirenita123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic Edwardian tearoom with a great variety of seating options. Lots of choice for vegetarians - vegetable bhaji burger was superb. Staff were very friendly and attentive. A great find - will be visiting again!

Thank Rlc936
Reviewed 22 February 2018

When we are in Birmingham, a few times a year, we have always come here for lunch. We think the contribution we make by buying lunch helps the museum which we also occasionally visit. As usual the place was busy and we found the only...More

1  Thank waffler_2
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Lovely airy room - double room height with mix of seating - news papers - etc We just had tea and cake Very friendly staff Tea in generous pot - yes enamel is chipped - it’s meant to be ! Lovely place to go xxx

Thank Lib572
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

We came for Brunch on Sunday while we were visiting Birmingham for the weekend. The decor and atmosphere are stunning and staff friendly. I’ve been a few times before with friends, but this was my husbands first visit and he wasn’t disappointed. I had a...More

Thank Meloxf97
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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
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
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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