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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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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (113 reviews)
“burger” (226 reviews)
“club sandwich” (15 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, British, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Queen Elizabeth Hall, Britannia Pavilion, Albert Dock | Brittannia Pavillion, Albert Dock, Liverpool L3 4AD, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

We recently went to the restaurant as part of a family trip to the city. Sadly I am an avid Liverpool Supporter and I spent the day dragging my other half and two boys around the ground! They will support Liverpool!!! Anyway I digress! From...More

Thank Tristan78
Reviewed 2 days ago

We stopped of here for lunch on a day trip to the city. The food was amazing,and service was very friendly. Kids loved it.

Thank County1883
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great evening spent here for dinner drinks and cocktails. Pre booked a table for 7 and were given a lovely big booth on arrival. Food to die for. We had Mexican, burgers and steaks between us and everyone very much enjoyed theirs. Good service and...More

Thank David K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the second time we have been here, this time we had brunch - wow, the food is so delicious! The kids had pancakes which were very well priced and including toppings on top of the syrup! I had the breakfast wrap and husband...More

Thank Roxanne H
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had booked a table at What’s Cooking for a recent stay in Liverpool. We booked What’s Cooking because having two children with us it was walking distance from our Hotel. Firstly we was greeted by a very friendly lady who showed us to our...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Missed lunch, needed something to carry me over to dinner in 5-6 hours Stay away from Fiery wings- how is it possible to serve something like this, vinegar is not a hot spice!!!!!!! No kick, just a soggy vinegar tasting mush

Thank Morten S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here last minute as it was close to our hotel. We hadn’t made a booking but that was not a problem. The staff were informative and friendly. Portions were great and food was amazing. They also had the nicest strawberry daiquiri in Liverpool...More

Thank Lindseey M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pleasant staff, good atmosphere and really good food, well presented and generous portions. Cocktails also good.

Thank seanysheen
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Liverpool to take in some of the museums and sights around Albert docks and the riverside on a surprisingly sunny day as the Beast from the East threatened again. Slightly weary from walking around and very hungry we found this restaurant busy with...More

Thank Ralph B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Whilest out shopping in Liverpool my wife and I stopped in for lunch. We decided we'd treat ourselves with a starter as well, little did we know the two starters we ordered were worthy of a main course. After struggling through our mains we just...More

Thank gumbo2016
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MrsBaz81
26 March 2018|
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Response from Debgar42 | Reviewed this property |
They do cater for Kids... we did ask the staff, who where very helpful and showed us the children's menu for future reference...
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Sharon M
11 June 2017|
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Response from ImpOnTour | Reviewed this property |
Probably not
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Dwaine C
20 May 2017|
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Response from HaylsNRiagan | Reviewed this property |
Not that I'm aware of! Go elsewhere!!!!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$14 - US$50
Meals
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
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Monday
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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
Description
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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