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What's Cooking?

Queen Elizabeth Hall | 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” (125 reviews)
“ribs” (100 reviews)
“club sandwich” (12 reviews)
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American, Bar, British, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Queen Elizabeth Hall | Brittannia Pavillion, Albert Dock, Liverpool L3 4AD, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had travelled up to Liverpool and decided to pop out for a look around and a light bite to eat. We came across this place liked what we saw and thought lets pop in. We were shown to a table very quickly and our...More

Thank dannybuck
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Nice restaurant . We ordered platter for two worked out £7.50 each ...bargain more then enough . Quick hot and tasty . Friends ordered burgers all nice , tasty and quick . Staff very friendly . Would recommend

Thank Pepsibeth73
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Called in for lunch after City tour/ Beatles hop on hop off bus tour. Had sharing platter for 2. As both of us were very hungry we also had desserts. Tutti fruity pancakes were very tasty. Food and service was fabulous but we felt that...More

Thank Bernie20_13
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Came in for a bite to eat prior to going to echo arena, the place was busy with a good atmosphere, location was great. Menu was varied and reasonably priced, the drinks on the other hand was extortionate. Meals were lovely all round couldn't fault...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had a Mexican sharing starter to start which was lovely and really tasty. The mains however were just average and nothing really stood out as spectacular. The service we received wasnt great, we had to ask 2 people for the bill and still had...More

1  Thank mollywoodsxxx
Reviewed 1 week ago

Situated in Albert Dock, with the old warehouse building being very much a feature, this place offers a range of burgers and similar cuisine. I had a large milkshake - for large read massive! We both had burgers - good quality and a range of...More

Thank Andy S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On our second visit to Liverpool this year we decided to revisit What's Cooking? on the attractive Albert Dock to see if the food was as enticing as the last time and we were definitely not disappointed. We visited twice in two days and were...More

Thank richardanderson854
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was a massive fan of the Heswall What's Cooking. Hoping to relive my youth, my Dad and I ventured over to town and into Whats cooking for some late lunch. Sadly there were no N64 or PlayStations like the Heswall one had back in...More

Thank Fraser S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we visited as a family for a celebration meal total of 10 of us. We were seated upstairs on a long table set for 16 people so had 6 empty chairs at the end. They seemed very quick to want our food order having only...More

1  Thank LiverpoolMike27
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Situated on Albert Dock you would expect to have to fork out to eat here but surprisingly reasonable. We were a party of five with two using wheelchairs, staff were very helpful and made it easy for us to get to our table. We had...More

Thank happytraveller639
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Sharon M
11 June 2017|
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Response from ImpOnTour | Reviewed this property |
Probably not
Dwaine C
20 May 2017|
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Response from HaylsNRiagan | Reviewed this property |
Not that I'm aware of! Go elsewhere!!!!!
Antonia o
24 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$14 - US$49
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
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Queen Elizabeth Hall | 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
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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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