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Moor Street Railway Station

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Address: Moor Street, Birmingham, England

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Fabulous old fashioned station lovingly restored try the Centenary Lounge cafe Only limited seating inside but good reasonably priced food with friendly attentive service We had... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 31, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Fabulous old fashioned station lovingly restored try the Centenary Lounge cafe Only limited seating inside but good reasonably priced food with friendly attentive service We had a quick lunch with the grandkids & it was a pleasure to sit in lovely surroundings & not feel hassled We will make it our regular venue when shopping inBru

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Solihull, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Renovated old station but been painted in the old Great Western style. Great access to Birmingham Bullring. Nice little cafes in entrance area.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Never been to a train station with no bin. There was 1 notification display at the very end of the platform. There was no notification display in the waiting area too. Very poor for the so called second city.

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Walsall, United Kingdom
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

We normally travel to London via New Street and thought we'd give the Chiltern line a try on this occasion. Having pre booked tickets a week before the landslide we were very concerned about our travel arrangements, the staff at the station were really helpful and I will certainly be travelling from here again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Been here a few times and love how the preservation of such a piece of history has progressed. Hopefully this will keep being looked after for years to come.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

I remeber catching the steam train from Moor Street to Margate in 1954........it was a place of magic. The station has been restored very sympatheticaly and although there are no steam trains....there are two good cafe's for eats and coffee..........have a look.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

They have done a wonderful job restoring this Edwardian station to the way it was when it opened. Built in 1909, it fell into disrepair during the 80's but was returned to it's former glory in time for the centenary. The canopy, signage and lamps are all pre British Rail era and replicate how the station looked under its Great... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Morning commutes are never very plesent but changing at Moor Street is always nice. The independent cafes and coffee shops remind me of being in Oxford or marlybone, the structure is beautiful and Chiltern are very effeciant. I always make sure I can make my connections at Moor Street rather than the other city centre stations.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

I love this cute traditional little station just a stone's throw from New St. It's a breath of fresh air in central Birmingham, and love that the original features and signage have been retained and kiosk style shops, without the commercial giants like Starbucks. I much prefer this station to New St. It also makes a nice change to travel... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

busy station with lots going on and trains going to a variety of locations. Clean and tidy with friendly staff

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