Our Catering

At Birmingham Museums food is our forte. Whether it is light refreshments, canapes, a buffet or fine dining, with our experienced team you’re in safe hands.

We source fresh ingredients daily, offer organic and seasonal options and can cater for all manner of dietary requirements. Need halal, vegan or gluten-free – no problem!

We have an array of delightful menus for you to choose from, but if you’re looking for something particularly special – our in-house team can work with you to produce a bespoke menu to meet your particular needs. Get in touch with us today to discuss how we can provide the perfect menu options for your event.

Here is just a small sample of the range of menus that we offer.

Finger Buffet

  • Assortment of Bloomer sandwiches, poppy seed bagels & flat breads with a variety of fillings
  • Piri Piri marinated chicken skewers
  • King prawns marinated in ginger & garlic cooked in tempura batter
  • Genoese cherry tomato focaccia topped with mozzarella, olives & oregano
  • Sweet potato fries
  • Chocolate brownie
  • Mini scones filled with strawberry preserve and cream
  • Freshly brewed ground coffee, selection of ethical teas, sparkling & still water

Hot fork menu

Choose 1 meat dish

  • Chicken sagwala served with basmati rice, poppadoms, naan bread, tomato and red onion raita, mint yoghurt & mango chutney
  • Spicy lamb koftas dressed with a vine tomato & red wine sauce accompanied with pasta
  • Slow roast pork belly resting on a bed of Moroccan rice
  • Chorizo sausage & three bean casserole

Choose 1 fish dish

  • Pan seared tuna fillet served on a bed of beetroot risotto
  • Salmon roasted & infused with basil complimented with lightly steamed pok choi,
  • baby carrots, asparagus & oyster mushrooms
  • Fish & chips complimented with lemon & caper mayonnaise

Choose 1 vegetarian dish

  • Thyme seasoned rosti potato topped with wild mushrooms
  • Vegetable bhaji with sour cream, lemon & coriander
  • Asparagus risotto cake topped with sun blush tomatoes and mozzarella

Main courses are served with chef’s selection of seasonal salads, new potatoes and homemade chunky chips.

Choose 1 of the following desserts to finish….

  • Chocolate ganache tart enhanced with beetroot sauce and candied orange
  • Raspberry cheesecake finished with mint reduction and raspberries
  • Pear & ginger trifle
  • Warm apple & sultana crumble tart served with crème anglaise

Dinner Menu


Butternut veloute dressed with pan seared scallop and pancetta crumble


Roast rump of lamb with minted herb crust complimented with roasted root vegetables, celeriac puree & rosemary jus

Parmesan soufflé, buttered spinach, baby carrots and new potatoes (V)


Chocolate ganache tart, beetroot coulis, vanilla cream & candied orange

To Finish

Tea, Coffee & handmade truffles