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Rocket and Ruby

55 Castle Street | Derby Sq, Liverpool L2 9TN, England
+44 151 227 4004
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  • Excellent94%
  • Very good3%
  • Average0%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
2 days ago
“Buzzing restaurant with great selection of plates and attentive staff.”
2 days ago
“Damn Good Food”
Open Now
09:30 - 22:30 Hours
International, Gluten Free Options
55 Castle Street | Derby Sq, Liverpool L2 9TN, England
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Rocket and Ruby
1. Breakfast
"An amazing place with great coffee and perfect food."
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2. Lunch
"Great new restaurant on Castle Street."
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3. Dinner
"Had a fantastic night at Rocket and Ruby."
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We love this place with its open kitchen, sharing plates which beckon you to have a nibble of others in your dining party coupled with a really good selection of wine and beer. Our server was really professional without being overbearing delivering table water to...More

4  Thank Matt T
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow, small plate heaven ! Wonderful meal, the pork chop and crab rarebit on toast, taste of the roasted cauliflower and those noodles. Really, this is a find AND with a skillfully and easily deployed gentle ramp it’s fully accessible with a decent accessible loo...More

2  Thank Mark W
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I was seated on the pass looking into the kitchen. First of all, incredibly clean kitchen and busy chefs, good to see the food being made in front of you. Off the small plates menu I had the Flat-Iron Steak, Roast Cauliflower and Braised Lamb....More

2  Thank PartyTank93
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I had lunch here today and it was very good. They were quick to take our drinks order, but the drinks were quite slow to arrive. I had the baked cauliflower which was delicious and very unusual. My son's girlfriend had the steak, which was...More

2  Thank ValJWirral
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I enjoy the sister restaurant especially Bacaro so I thought I'd give it a chance. The food portions are larger so you only need two per person that's if you want to save room for dessert. I opted for the char Sui pork, salmon/cod/prawns and...More

1  Thank JuicyJohn
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

...because I didn't eat the food so terrible would be inappropriate. Went in on a Thursday eve around 6pm, there were two tables seated, the rest of the place was empty. Sat and waited, and waited, and waited for one of the 5 members of...More

Thank DaveN62
Reviewed 5 days ago

Scrumptious, subtle, superb food! I especially loved that clever carrot salad and the mackerel ... I'm still dreaming of the amazing mackerel. And then there's Shannon: a great waitress. Thanks so much! I'll be back!

1  Thank Caroline M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stopped in for breakfast and found a real gem. The staff were helpful and the food was fantastic we couldn’t praise the food enough. We would definitely go back .

1  Thank Chris D
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great smoothies and brioche. Lovely atmosphere and reasonably priced. We stopped for a late breakfast/ early lunch.

1  Thank Mel C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely food, had the Caesar salad, cauliflower, prawns and fish and the lamb which was superb. Good prices, service and a great location. Will definitely return.

1  Thank liverbird56
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Paul J
20 November 2018|
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Response from johnjuan235 | Reviewed this property |
If you call them, I’m sure they will tell you the menu or where you can find it
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
09:30 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Castle Street | Derby Sq, Liverpool L2 9TN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  Liverpool
  • Phone Number: +44 151 227 4004
All day neighbourhood café and restaurant serving Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner 7 days a week located next to Liverpool One on Castle St as is new little sister to Bacaro, Salt House Tapas & Hanover St Social. Serving baked goods, breakfasts, sandwiched and coffee from our ‘Coffee Window’ on Castle St then open until late serving from our ‘Small Plates’ menu.
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