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The Balcony Cafe

Worcester City Museum & Art Gallery Foregate Street | City Art Gallery Museum, Worcester WR1 1DT, England
+44 1905 724488
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good15%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (49 reviews)
“cake” (29 reviews)
“quiche” (12 reviews)
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British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Worcester City Museum & Art Gallery Foregate Street | City Art Gallery Museum, Worcester WR1 1DT, England
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Reviewed October 26, 2018 via mobile

I love this fish an chip shop! Traditional and fab staff. Thank you Donnellys - my Friday night would not be complete without you!!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sian I
Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

Grandad ive a new Oasis for us to go and have a cupper, where goina see my old mate at ALBERT SQUARE, eh wha yer meen Delw thats the Soap on BBC! And a place in London, Welw rearly he's been in catering its Steve's...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank John R
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

We went to Worcester for a day out and looked at TripAdvisor before we left to help us to decide where to go for lunch. We decided upon The Balcony as the reviews seemed good and we weren’t disappointed Very quick and lovely service and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Emz218
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

This wee family run independent cafe has lovely home cooked food (sanwiches, quiches, cakes) and is a perfect quiet spot for a bite to eat or cuppa and piece of cake when visiting this great museum. Much more interesting than the many chain places in...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Annie W
Reviewed July 20, 2018 via mobile

Expensive and the severe shortage of space means that this is not the place to take prams or wheelchairs. Even the able bodied find it a little tightly compact and not very comfortable on a busy day.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank NonnaPanini
Reviewed July 9, 2018

A quiet, delightful cafe/restaurant. Enjoy a light meal with time to read, look around, and feel good

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Anita T
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Cafe within Worcester Art Gallery and Museum. Good menu and helpul staff. Grest place to meet and have lunch with friends. Afterwards you can look around the art gallery and musuem. Great little shop there too where you can buy cards and gifts. An all...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Travelteam2012
Reviewed May 28, 2018

Visiting Worcester for the day on a coach trip and had researched a lunch stop and came as a result of reviews. Highly recommend. My friend and I had a wonderful salad and quiche. Great value and lots of choice on the menu available. Though...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank janefallaize
Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

Had the soup deal which was a good sized bowl of homemade cauliflower and Stilton soup, ham sandwich and a pot of tea for £7.15. Lovely fresh bread and home cooked ham which was delicious. My friend had a sandwich and latte and commented on...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank 503riverr
Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

I had a 45 min wait between trains at Worcester Foregate and I found this great cafe just 5 mins walk from the station. The tea and home made scone were delicious and very reasonably priced. The cafe was comfortable and relaxed so I was...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Opqrt
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August 19, 2017|
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Response from heidyhague | Reviewed this property |
Hi - I don't know what vegan options they have, but I often have their vegetarian options and they are fine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $9
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 4:15 PM
10:30 AM - 4:15 PM
10:30 AM - 4:15 PM
10:30 AM - 4:15 PM
10:30 AM - 4:15 PM
10:30 AM - 4:15 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Worcester City Museum & Art Gallery Foregate Street | City Art Gallery Museum, Worcester WR1 1DT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Worcestershire  >  Worcester
  • Phone Number: +44 1905 724488
  • E-mail
The Balcony Cafe serves fresh homemade breakfast, cakes, snacks and lunch using free-range produce from local suppliers. Fair-trade tea and coffee and licensed to serve alcohol with your meal. We welcome families and children and provide a childrens menu.
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