The menu for the Edwardian Tearooms at Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery can be found below. Special offers can be found at the bottom of this page. 

A selection of cakes and sandwiches available at the counter. Please see the blackboard in the Tearooms for the daily specials.


  • Full English breakfast - Bacon, Cumberland sausage, black pudding, free-range egg, hash brown, flat mushroom, roasted tomato and baked beans £10.50. Add two slices of toast £1.00
  • Vegetarian breakfast - Fried halloumi, vegetarian sausage, free-range egg, flat mushroom, roasted tomato, hash brown, baked beans and toast £10.50
  • Door stop bacon or sausage butty with tomato chutney £6.50
  • Brie and mushroom, free-range omelette £7.50
  • Smoked salmon, scrambled free-range eggs on toasted brioche £11.50
  • Avocado hummus and poached free-range eggs on toast £9.50
  • Toasted tea cake with butter £2.50
  • Toast with butter, marmalade or jam £2.50

Traditional Mains

  • Today’s homemade soup, rustic bread and butter £6.95
  • Hand carved ham, free-range egg and chips £11.50
  • Battered cod and chips with lime and caper mayonnaise £11.50
  • Fish finger sandwich with lime and caper mayonnaise and salad £7.50
  • Baked potato brushed with olive oil, sea salt and cracked black pepper served with a choice of the following fillings: tuna mayonnaise, cheddar cheese, coleslaw or baked beans £6.95

Street Eats

  • ETR burger, 2 x 4 oz beef patties topped with crispy smoked bacon, American cheese and house relish on a brioche bun served with fries, slaw and onion rings £12.95
  • Massaman lamb curry, flatbread, coriander chutney and toasted coconut £12.95
  • Sweet potato falafel flatbread, avocado hummus, harissa vegan yoghurt, chilli and spring onion £12.50
  • Portobello mushroom burger, crispy haloumi, aioli, slaw and fries £12.50
  • Sweet chilli chicken wings, sweetcorn and spinach rice, mango and papaya slaw £12.50


  • Smoked chicken Caesar, romaine lettuce, parmesan, croutons and anchovies £10.95
  • Vegan sweet potato falafel salad, beetroot, toasted seeds, baby leaves and harissa vegan yoghurt dressing £10.95
  • Poached salmon, Mediterranean salad and basil aioli £12.95


All sides are £3.

  • Chips
  • Mixed Salad


  • Devonshire ice cream, crushed meringue and summer berry compote £4.50
  • Bread and butter pudding with custard £4.50

Children's Menu

All children's meals are £5.95.

  • Focaccia margherita pizza
  • Mac ‘n’ cheese
  • Sausage, chips and beans
  • Fish finger sandwich with chips and salad
  • Cheeseburger served on a bun, chips and salad

Afternoon Tea

  • Celebration Afternoon Tea
    Propose a toast with a glass of Piper-Heidsieck Champagne, scones, strawberry preserve, Cornish clotted cream, selection of sandwiches and afternoon cakes £25.95
    (Add an extra glass of champagne for £7.50)
  • Traditional Afternoon Tea
    A selection of sandwiches, afternoon cakes, scones, strawberry preserve and Cornish clotted cream served with a choice of loose-leaf tea infusions or freshly ground coffee £19.95
  • Cream Tea
    Mini fruit scones, strawberry preserve and Cornish clotted cream served with a choice of loose-leaf tea infusions or freshly ground coffee £8.95

Sunday Lunch

  • One course £13.95
  • Two courses £17.95
  • Three courses £20.95


  • Today’s homemade soup, rustic bread and butter
  • Smoked salmon and cream cheese terrine with pickled cucumber and dill salad, brown bread and butter (supplement £2.00)


  • Roast beef and Yorkshire pudding
  • Roast loin of pork, apple sauce and seasoning
  • Wild mushroom pie

All the above served with seasonal greens, roast roots, roast potatoes and gravy.


  • Bread and butter pudding with custard
  • Devonshire ice cream, crushed meringue and summer berry compote

Hot Drinks


  • Café Americano £2.20 Regular / £2.40 Large
  • Flat white £3.30
  • Cappuccino £2.80 Regular / £3.00 Large
  • Café latte £2.80 Regular / £3.00 Large
  • Café mocha £3.00 Regular / £3.20 Large
  • Espresso £1.70 Regular / £1.85 Large
  • Hot chocolate £2.80 Regular / £3.00 Large

Add shot of syrup, whipped cream or marshmallows for 70p each.


Pot of tea £2.80.
Loose leaf tea infusions:
English Breakfast, Earl Grey, Green Tea, Whole Peppermint, Chamomile, Red Berry, Darjeeling, Ginger and Lemongrass.

Cold Drinks

We also offer a carefully curated drinks list including wine and beer.

Special Offers

Daily Offers

  • Monday – Free mini muffin with any hot drink
  • Tuesday - 10% off full afternoon tea
  • Wednesday - 10% off full afternoon tea
  • Thursday - Large coffee or pot of tea and slice of cake for £5.50 from 10am to 12pm
  • Friday - 2 cod and chips for £16
  • Saturday - 10% off brunch menu from 10am to 12pm
  • Sunday - 2 Sunday roasts for £22 (main course only)

Happy Hour Offers

  • 10.30am - 11.30am - Breakfast Club, buy two full English or vegetarian breakfasts for only £14

Before you order your food and drinks please speak to a member of our staff if you have any food allergies or food intolerances. Vegan and gluten free menus are available on request.

Dining with us helps support Birmingham Museums Trust to continue to care for Birmingham’s unique collection, and the delivery of our award-winning education programme. 

Thank you for supporting your museum.