Liverpool's centre for the contemporary arts

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Bluecoat Bistro

As well as being a centre for the contemporary arts, Bluecoat is the perfect location for fresh, local food and drink, right in the city centre.

Our Bistro is now serving creative, contemporary interpretations of classic dishes. This exciting new menu has been produced in house using the best locally sourced seasonal ingredients. You can enjoy these new dishes alongside a wide selection of craft ales, quality wine, specialist tea, coffee and soft drinks.

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The Bistro is located on the first floor. The lift to the Bistro can be found in the Vide exhibition display area, currently displaying Bluecoat: at the Heart of Liverpool Culture.

Opening Hours  
Mon - Sat 11.30am - 4.30pm
Sun Closed

To enquire about booking please email or call 0151 702 5324

Bluecoat Espresso and garden


If you are in a bit more of a rush, drop by to our Espresso bar located in the ground floor Hub. We offer barista coffee, leaf teas, craft ales, wines and soft drinks. We have a wide selection of freshly made sandwiches, salads, homemade cakes and biscuits. 

If the sun is shining take your food and drink outside and relax in our beautiful garden, which offers a peaceful retreat from the summer crowds.

Opening Hours  
Mon - Sat  9am-6pm
Sun 11am-6pm

About the Bluecoat

Liverpool’s centre for the contemporary arts, Bluecoat showcases talent across visual art, music, dance, live art and literature. As the most ...

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Mon - Sat 9.00am - 6.00pm
Sun 11.00am - 6.00pm

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