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Arco Lounge

) #280 of 1,894 Restaurants in Birmingham $$ - $$$ , Cafe, Vegan Options
147 High Street | Harborne, Birmingham B17 9NP, England
+44 121 428 3011
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good42%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (33 reviews)
“tapas” (41 reviews)
“burger” (26 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
Bar, Cafe, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
147 High Street | Harborne, Birmingham B17 9NP, England
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Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

A very nice relaxed atmosphere for both brunch and evening meal. Perfect for whenever you want more than just a bar or coffee shop. Its worth checking for other lounges in different towns too. As although each is that bit different they are all over...More

Thank Katy H
Arco-lounge L, Manager at Arco Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded October 27, 2016

Hi Katy, Thank you for leaving a review about your visit to Arco Lounge, and such a glowing one too! It's fantastic to read that you enjoy coming to Arco, and also fantastic that you visit other Lounges when you are out of Harborne. I...More

Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

Ordered one of the specials -Thai Green Curry and the Harrisa chicken burger. Just bewildered by the portion size - which was so small and certainly not an adult portion. The burger was tiny. The waiter after telling him -wasn't at all interested. Because you...More

Thank sabs115
Arco-lounge L, Manager at Arco Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2016

Hi Sabs, Thank you for leaving a review about your most recent visit to Arco Lounge. It's such a shame to read that you didn't think that our portion sizes were large enough. We have just changed our menus, and the specials are also new,...More

Reviewed October 3, 2016 via mobile

Great food, good service and lovely staff. Especially big thumbs up for vegan menu, I loved it. Only our table was quite stinky, but everything else was fine.More

Thank Aneta H
Arco-lounge L, Manager at Arco Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded October 5, 2016

Hi Aneta, Thank you for leaving a review about your trip to Arco Lounge. It's fantastic to read that you enjoyed every aspect of your visit! We pride ourselves on our delicious food and fantastic service so it's great that we delivered. I'm sorry to...More

Reviewed September 30, 2016

We visited the Arco Lounge for their Tuesday tapas deal, which consists of 3 plates of tapas, a basket of bread and glass of wine for £9.95. Between the two of us this meant 6 plates of tapas to share which we were really pleased...More

Thank Els S
Arco-lounge L, Manager at Arco Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded October 5, 2016

Hi Els, Thank you for leaving a review about your visit to Arco Lounge. It's great to read that you liked the Tapas Tuesday deal, I personally think it's great value for money. I'm very happy that you enjoyed the majority of your dishes, the...More

Reviewed September 28, 2016 via mobile

I love this hidden gem on harborne high street . I had never noticed it before but a friend recommended it when I said I fancied some tapas nearby . I had 3 lots of tapas while my hubby had a good sized burger with...More

Thank Stacylee78
Arco-lounge L, Manager at Arco Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded September 29, 2016

Hi Stacylee, Thank you for leaving a review about your first visit to Arco Lounge. I'm really pleased that your friend recommended us to you and your hubby, and even more so that we delivered and you had a good time! It's lovely to read...More

Reviewed September 17, 2016

Family meal here, with 3 of us veggie and one vegan. Such a change to have options - vegan menu a godsend. Lovely cafe bar, with a great range of drinks and food. We were served quickly and staff were friendly and polite. Some lovely...More

Thank jo_donnelly04
Arco-lounge L, Manager at Arco Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2016

Hi Jo, Thank you for leaving a review about your first visit to Arco Lounge. It's great to read that you and your friends enjoyed your meals. We love that we are able to provide such a great range of food to suit everyone! Your...More

Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

This a firm favourite restaurant of mine and my partner's, which we regularly choose to have breakfast in. My favourite is the eggs benedict, with the pancakes coming in as a close second. Food can sometimes take a while to arrive as mornings always seem...More

Thank Amelia B
Arco-lounge L, Manager at Arco Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded September 8, 2016

Hi Amelia, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review about Arco Lounge, especially such an amazing one. I really smiled when I read your review. It's fantastic to read that you and your partner enjoying coming in for breakfast, and...More

Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

It's rare my friend and I get a lunch time off together, so we decided to trip into harborne and try this place. The service was okay but I think table service would have been better. We had fresh squeezed orange juice, 1 large and...More

Thank SLJW13
Arco-lounge L, Manager at Arco Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded August 31, 2016

Hi SLJW13, Thank you for leaving a review about Arco Lounge. I'm pleased to read that you decided to give us a try, but it is a real shame that you didn't have the amazing experience that we usually provide. We're always happy to replace...More

Reviewed August 18, 2016

We enjoy the Arco usually as a good place to eat on spec, foods always decent and service fine. But this weekend we had the extraordinary situation where the 2 women directly behind us treated themselves to one of them giving the other a complete...More

1  Thank Fran008Birmingham
Arco-lounge L, Manager at Arco Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded August 19, 2016

Hi Fran, Thank you for leaving a review about Arco Lounge. It's great to read that you enjoyed your food and service. We always want our guests to feel comfortable and relaxed when enjoying a meal at Arco, so i'm sorry to read that we...More

Reviewed August 12, 2016

I was in on Tuesday for lunch and was very impressed with the amount of choices for vegetarians and vegans. My server, a lovely kiwi lady, was very helpful with menu suggestions and took the time to explain what was in each dish and her...More

Thank Elos23
Arco-lounge L, Manager at Arco Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2016

HI Elos23, Thank you so much for leaving such a great review! I'm so pleased that you were so happy with our menus, we love being able to provide such a variety of choices. It's also lovely to read that you enjoyed the service too....More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$4 - $15
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Bar scene, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 147 High Street | Harborne, Birmingham B17 9NP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +44 121 428 3011
  • E-mail
Description
Arco Lounge is an informal, neighbourhood food led cafe/bar open all-day everyday where families, friends, and locals can come for a coffee, a drink, or something to eat in a relaxed comfortable environment.
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