Bringing Back Real Food


The bakery is open Tuesday-Friday 12-6.30pm, and Saturday 8.15am-1pm for fresh real bread and sweet treats

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Weekly lunches at loaf

Different lunches every week Tuesday to Friday from 12 noon, from 10.30am on Saturdays, fresh and local! Salt Beef every Friday and Saturday.

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Cookery courses at loaf

Book places on all our cookery courses through our online shop.

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Loaf is a food-based social enterprise in Birmingham, UK. We run a cookery school where you can learn forgotten food skills, and an innovative community supported bakery.

Stay tuned to the news page for interesting bits of news from the local food scene here in Birmingham, and our weekly bakery menu.

Latest News from Loaf


October 24

Hi everyone, here is this weeks lunch menu: Tuesday: Tarka daal with sourdough // Capricciosa sourdough pizza (mozzarella, mushrooms, ham, artichoke and olives) Wednesday: Butternut squash soup with sourdough, toasted seeds and creme fraiche // Bacon, brie and caramelised onions on baguettes Thursday: Spicy chicken on a sweet bun with lettuce, tomato and roast garlic […]

Opening Hours

Tuesday - Friday 12pm - 6.30pm

Saturday 8.15am - 1pm.

Closed Sundays and Mondays.

Visit our bakery shop to buy fresh loaves, cakes and pastries, takeaway lunches and useful baking equipment and books.

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