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What's Cooking?

Queen elizabeth Hall Britannia Pavilion Albert Dock | Brittannia Pavillion, Albert Dock, Liverpool L3 4AD, England
+44 151 707 2023
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“burger” (140 reviews)
“ribs” (104 reviews)
“fries” (39 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, British, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Queen elizabeth Hall Britannia Pavilion Albert Dock | Brittannia Pavillion, Albert Dock, Liverpool L3 4AD, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went in for a warm and just to have a drink but couldn’t resist the menu and seeing the food that was being brought out to other customers! We had fish and chips and also chicken wings. All yummy! Great atmosphere, great venue too....More

Thank Joanne Marie J
Reviewed 2 days ago

Ate here last week whilst staying in Liverpool, really enjoyed it, food was good, view was lovely, very good service, would return again.

Thank jo j
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Delicious food served in big portions. You are guaranteed to get full. Friendly staff, down to earth in their approach. Interior of the place gives a warm and fuzzy feel the minute you step in on a cold December night.

Thank Diningsofie
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited here for a pre-concert meal, and it was fabulous. Been to the restaurant a few times before and the food is always great, service is sometimes a little slow but in the main I cant fault it so came back again. On Saturday the...More

Thank Becky G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Yes it was busy but there seemed to plenty of staff around so why did the 5 min wait for a table turn into 25 (we had a reservation), why did it take 40 min from being seated at the table and why did I...More

Thank davkt
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our 2nd visit here as we enjoyed the 1st so much. Excellent food, good value for money and very friendly staff. Our waiter was very chatty and amusing, his recommendation of the cheesecake was good one! Another big bonus in these winter months is it...More

Thank Boltonbloke
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped off here for their vegetarian breakfast and it was delicious. Great atmosphere in the place, too.

Thank danecobain
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely dinner here. Staff were very helpful and friendly. Food was very good, had the burger and ribs special and was amazed at the size of this for only £10.95.

Thank Jeanne G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

had booked in advance, a little early but seated straight away. presented with menus and drinks ordered. Good variety on the menu, hard to choose. we eventually chose a steak, barbecued chicken and chicken wings and ribs. came freshly cooked and well presented. 3 clean...More

Thank susan h
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice place, friendly staff, good service, ribeye steak and sirloin steak cooked to our specifications and were tasty and tender. Nice atmosphere, possibly the music was a little loud for teatime and with youngish children in the restaurant. Clean, clean toilets with a nice touch...More

Thank dianaecave
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Sharon M
11 June 2017|
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Response from ImpOnTour | Reviewed this property |
Probably not
Dwaine C
21 May 2017|
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Response from HaylsNRiagan | Reviewed this property |
Not that I'm aware of! Go elsewhere!!!!!
Antonia o
25 August 2015|
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Response from shelagh c | Reviewed this property |
It's s restaurant not a hotel!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$48
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Queen elizabeth Hall Britannia Pavilion Albert Dock | Brittannia Pavillion, Albert Dock, Liverpool L3 4AD, England
  • Public Transportation: Bus service directly to the Albert Dock one minute walk to restaurant front entrance
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  Liverpool
  • Phone Number: +44 151 707 2023
  • E-mail
The award winning, What's Cooking?, sits on the historic Albert Dock overlooking Liverpool's Three Graces. Conjuring a menu compiled of local sources, What's Cooking? offers a mixture of Mexican and American cuisine. Serving excellent food since 1978, this laid back restaurant brings a contemporary décor to its Grade I-listed setting at Queen Elizabeth Hall.
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