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The Refreshment Rooms

) #3 of 212 Restaurants in Birkenhead ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , 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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“banoffee” (10 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
2 Bedford Road East, Birkenhead CH42 1LS, England
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1 - 10 of 909 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Food is good. Menu and choice very good also. The views across the river Mersey to Liverpool are worth the visit. The former old pubs interior has been kept well. With great old local pictures on the walls. The pub used to be in a...More

Thank Jeff H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our food was great ..looked around , so was everyone else's . Staff friendly ,attentive , and helpful . Great place ...GO !!!

Thank reillyCheshire
Reviewed 1 week ago

Been for a few meals here, food is outstanding and the staff are friendly and nothing is too much for them. Waited on hand and foot, good sense of atmosphere there, and the desserts are to DIE FOR!!!!! Each evening they have another offer on,...More

Thank Pauline B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really good value for money and really good quality for money. Veggie burger and cajan chicken burger. Really enjoyable. Defo be back

Thank RoastBeef90
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A beautiful meal. The staff are lovely and friendly nothing is too much trouble can't wait to visit again.

1  Thank Liz H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just had family lunch here today and this is our first visit, but certainly will not be our last. All the food from the extensive menu was freshly cooked and everyone in our party throughly enjoyed our meals. I had Scotch Egg with Black Pudding...More

Thank wklos
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thought this place was worth a try and it was definitely a good decision. We were a family with 2 children dining for Sunday dinner. Food was lovely and plenty of it! Staff were all friendly and willing to help when needed....even when my son...More

Thank Hannah R
Reviewed 1 week ago

We don't eat over the water that often but will certainly return to this place. Off the beaten track with an atmosphere all of it's own. Certainly above average pub food with great service from attentive and knowledgeable staff. Also has a good selection of...More

Thank Howard1949
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Its in the name refreshment rooms first time here but won't be last came with mate had 60's special three course good value garlic mushrooms very nice would love the recipe also had scouse and roasted pineapple cheese cake can not wait for next time

Thank 6michael1957
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely relaxing friendly atmosphere. Staff attentive and friendly. Good selection on the varied menu. Never had a bad meal here. Was a tad cold in the back room but there was a halogen heater . The scouse is gorgeous just the thing on a freezing...More

Thank rocket790
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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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28 February 2016|
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Response from jim e | Reviewed this property |
sorry I haven't a clue what you are talking about.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 13 - US$ 25
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Bar Scene, 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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