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The Refreshment Rooms

€€ - €€€, British,
2 Bedford Road East, Birkenhead CH42 1LS, England
+44 151 644 5893
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
2 Bedford Road East, Birkenhead CH42 1LS, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

After being let down by a much fancier restaurant I made a last minute booking here. Next time I shall book here first! The menu is extensive and great value for money, the staff are friendly and knowledgeable about their food. I had a special...More

Thank LizJ1975
Reviewed 3 days ago

Have eaten here twice, once for lunch in the summer and once for an evening meal last week. I am afraid to say that both times the food was a little disappointing. Some elements were great (the pies for example) but then the plate would...More

Thank FairRev
Reviewed 4 days ago

My Wife and I regularly treat ourselves to a breakfast on a Saturday morning and this morning decided to give the refreshment rooms a try. Unfortunately the first two breakfasts sent out had to be returned as the Black Pudding on one was a complete...More

Thank Alan M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We are regular visitors to The Refreshment Rooms and to date we have always enjoyed our visits. Last night was no different however the service which is normally first class was slightly below it usual standards. We waited for a good while to be asked...More

Thank paulnickymoore
Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived for a late lunch and early tea the welcome off all staff was genuine extremely busy for a wednesday afternoon You might be lucky to just walk in and get given a table but i advise you to book We know of people travel...More

Thank janetrA6858IF
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my first visit to The Refreshment Rooms. I took my Mum for a ‘day after Mother’s Day lunch’ and this is where she wanted to go, as she’s been before with her friends and they all love the place. Having now been there,I...More

Thank Janey E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have visted here on numerous occasions and it never fails to deliver a fabulous meal. Staff are very friendly and helpfull and can help you with the menu. I love the shabby chic look of the place nothing matching but looks really good. The food...More

Thank traceyhellesmereport
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Although the food is good we are really cold. We have told the staff and were told that the aircon unit was on and when we tried it it wasn't. So will think twice about coming in the winter again.

Thank Gail J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here for are anniversary and was not disappointed... perfect homemade 3 course meal at a good price. Little bit his away and parking isn't perfect the food will make up for that ;)

Thank Peter D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A great place for week-end full english breakfast. Coffee is really good. Evening meals are excellent and their are mid-week offers. I recommend booking, as it is poplar. And you can work off your meal with a stroll around Rock Park, looking out to the...More

Thank journeyin
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Denis W
19 September 2017|
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Response from alan t | Property representative |
Alas no x
Denis W
19 September 2017|
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Response from Mal2911 | Reviewed this property |
Meals are plated therefore they are not suitable for take away!
Diana I
4 June 2016|
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Response from 85Alison | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry I don't know as I drive but usually walk there as I live nearby.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$27
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Bedford Road East, Birkenhead CH42 1LS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  Wirral  >  Birkenhead
  • Phone Number: +44 151 644 5893
  • E-mail
This is a fantastic victorian pub, fully refurbished with an eye to the past.Positioned on the banks of the River Mersey with views over to Liverpool,we serve great home made food seven days a week 12pm til 9pm and carry up to six real ales from local micro breweries. We are family friendly, have a lovely beer garden, we have early week promos inc over 60s all day Mon, Tue and Wed.
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