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Food & Drink
Our gorgeous and vibrant café bar can quench your thirst or banish your hunger all day long. We serve a variety of hot and cold drinks and delicious cakes as well as our brand new menu made from home grown veg, locally sourced produce and handmade by our lovely kitchen team. We do breakfast, Sunday lunch and afternoon tea and will be launching a dessert menu very soon!
We are open daily from 11am during the week and 10am at the weekend and are open till late. The kitchen is open from 12pm-9pm Monday - Saturday, and 12pm - 8pm on Sundays.
Beer & Ales
Arts & Crafts at Malt Cross
Arts & Crafts at Malt Cross is a non-profit workshop and gallery space located beneath the historic Music Hall in Nottingham’s city centre. We aim to provide education, exhibition and employment opportunities for artists and makers across the Midlands. In 2014 the Malt Cross received Heritage Lottery Funding to open a new space to support regional makers and provide opportunities for the general public to learn more about Arts & Crafts. Open Tuesday – Sunday, 11:00 – 18:00 or by appointment...
The Malt Cross is one of the last Victorian music halls in Britain. In 1877 the site was built for entrepreneur Charles Weldon by architect Edwin Hill. As a Grade II listed building has many important features including a roof made of laminated timber arching over the bar and a sandstone cave that forms part of Nottingham's cave network. Th.e music hall hosted a variety of notable performers over the years and was very successful till the turn of the 20th century. Due to declining moral standards and a damaged reputation the hall lost its licence and consequently closed in 1911. After many y...
Our learning activities and workshops have been designed to support the National Curriculum and focus on developing literacy and performance skills as well as creativity and historic understanding.The Malt Cross presents cross-curricular learning opportunities for both primary and secondary schools. Schools preparing to visit the Malt Cross will be able to access our online learning resources, which include photographic images, film clips, historical documents, lesson plans and worksheets.Our on-site facilities include:Site tours around the music hallHands-on exploration of artifactsHerit...
The Malt Cross offers five unique spaces available for private hire, conferences, seminars, meetings, exhibitions, workshops and social events. We can provide a full catering service, light refreshments, bar facilities and full staffing for any event. Our spaces benefit from a staffed reception area and are accessible via the main street, internally by a stairway and lift in the café bar. Car parking is available at the NCP carpark just two minutes walk away....
The Malt Cross Trust is a charity and social enterprise that shows love for the people of Nottingham by making the night-time economy safer and through creating cultural opportunities and events in music, heritage and the arts. We are also preserving this unique Grade II listed Victorian saloon music hall for future generations. Our vision is “loving people, serving Nottingham.” What is the Malt Cross? The Malt Cross music hall was acquired by the Malt Cross Trust in 2003 with the objective and aim of restoring and preserving this unique building for the city of Nottingham. Today...
“Beautiful building and good variety of drinks”
“A really nice place to have a drink, as the interior and architecture of the building is lovely. The drinks are a decent price and there is often something happening here such as live music, exhibitions etc so it's always nice to come and see what's on.”
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The Malt Cross
16 St James's St
Nottingham NG1 6FG
Tel: 0115 941 1048
Open Daily 9am - late