Food and drink

Birds-eye view of pizzas and drinks, people's hands grabbing the food at a table
KILN Credit: Sam Frank Wood 2023


Our vibrant restaurant KILN is a unique dining experience for everyone. Welcome to families, theatre-goers, cinema lovers and all of you art explorers. KILN provides an accessible space for you to socialise, relax and enjoy delicious, homemade recipes. No booking required.

Opening times

Mon - Fri: Breakfast 10am - 11.30am, Lunch 11.30am - 4pm

Sat - Sun:
Breakfast 9.30am - 11.30am, Lunch 11.30am - 5pm

Every bite at KILN directly contributes to the art and artists that we so passionately support. All of the profits we make are reinvested back into our independent charity, your support is hugely valued. Please do not consume your own food and drink at MAC.

Young girl peeks face above chair in MAC's café
MAC Neighbours, KILN Credit: Will Pace 2023
Breakfast items laid out on a table, birds-eye view
KILN Credit: Sam Frank Wood 2023


Our modern Bar area is the perfect place to relax and socialise with a drink and a light bite. Situated directly next to our Cinema, this space is ideal for a pre-event tipple. No booking required.

Opening times

Mon - Wed: 5pm - 9pm

Thu -Fri: 5pm - 9.30pm

Sat: 12pm - 9.30pm

Sun: 12pm - 6pm

KILN Express

Visit our KILN Express for a beverage or snack, and enjoy on-site at MAC or to takeaway. Located under our main staircase in the foyer, KILN Express serves hot and cold drinks, freshly bakery items, sandwiches, salads, snacks and ice cream.

Opening times

Mon - Sun: 9am - 5pm

KILN Credit: Tom Bird 2022
A crowd gathers in KILN, looking at a stage with a speaker on it.
Exhibition launch in KILN Credit: Kate Green 2022
KILN Credit: Tom Bird 2022

Hire our unique spaces

Elevate your event with expert event catering

We specialise in making events really special. Our expert catering team can deliver a bespoke menu for you to elevate your event at MAC. Our in-house chefs use fresh, local ingredients for our homemade dishes that cater to a variety of tastes, in spaces with a unique, creative atmosphere.

Want your event to stand out? Find out more about our spaces for hire.