Café and shop
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The Waterfront Café
The Waterfront café is situated on the ground floor, accessible from both the museum atrium and outdoor terrace area. Relax and enjoy breakfast, a delicious lunch, a light snack or tea and cakes while taking in the views of the famous Liverpool waterfront, including the 'Three Graces'.
Choose from a range of hot food made by our in-house chefs using fresh seasonal produce. We also offer a selection of soups, hot and cold snacks, freshly made sandwiches, cakes and pastries, snacks, hot and cold drinks. A breakfast menu is available 10am-12noon.
The Waterfront Terrace
Saturday 23 to Tuesday 26 May, 10am-7pm
Enjoy a hog roast, halloumi pittas or chips at our marquee on the quayside, by the Lusitania propeller and Edmund Gardner dazzle ship.
Hot and cold drinks and a fully licenced bar will also be available.
Opening times: Daily 10am - 4.45pm (hot lunches served from 12noon to 3.30pm)
Extended opening hours for the Three Queens weekend: The Waterfront café is open:
- 10am-11pm on Saturday 23 May
- 9am-11pm on Sunday 24 and Monday 25 May
to celebrate the visit of the Three Queens to Liverpool. The Quayside café at Merseyside Maritime Museum is also open for longer this weekend, with slightly different opening hours.
Contact us: For bookings and enquiries call 0151 478 4085 or complete our online enquiries form.
We offer :
- Free Wifi
- Free standing tables and chairs
- Outdoor dining area
- Children’s menu
- Group packages available
We stock a wide range of gifts, books and souvenirs, whether you have a specialist interest in the museums exhibitions, Liverpool history and culture, or just want to treat yourself or a loved one to a beautiful gift we are sure to have a product to suit.
A selection of our product range is also available from our online shop.
All purchases made in our shops and cafés help support National Museums Liverpool.
Corporate hire, private events and weddings
We offer a range of venues and spaces across our museums and galleries which are available for hire. Whether you prefer the stunning backdrop of the World Heritage Liverpool waterfront or Victorian architectural grandeur to host your event our venues are sure to leave a memorable impression.
We are fully accessible and equipped with state of the art facilities, able to accommodate up to 600 people for corporate conferences, dinners, weddings, drinks receptions. Please contact our events team for more details on 0151 478 4780 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org .
See our corporate hire pages for more information.