Eating and drinking

We have a wide variety of cafés and restaurants at Kew Gardens. Look out for seasonal specialities and food foraged from our Gardens.

In light of the current coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, we are sorry to inform you that cafés and restaurants are either closed or running a reduced service until further notice.

Coffee at Victoria Gate Café

Victoria Gate Café

Your journey starts here with great coffee and cake. After you're refreshed, take a look in the Kew shop for our range of gardening gifts and homeware.

Opening times

Closed until further notice

Victoria Gate example menu (PDF)
Pavilion Bar and Grill dishes

Pavilion Bar and Grill

Grilled food in an impressive and contemporary building, the Pavilion Bar and Grill is perfect for alfresco dining with views of Temperate House and the Pagoda.

Opening times

Closed until further notice

Pavilion Bar and Grill menu (PDF)
Orangery dishes

Orangery

In the heart of the Gardens, the Orangery’s buzzing atmosphere offers plenty of choice.

Opening times

Closed until further notice

The Orangery example menu (PDF)
The Botanical afternoon tea

The Botanical

Enjoy fine meals and afternoon tea in the elegant Botanical table-service restaurant, dramatically located with a view of the Palm House.

Opening times

Closed until further notice

Afternoon tea example menu (PDF)
Food at White Peaks

White Peaks

With a family-friendly menu and an interactive atmosphere, White Peaks is the ideal place for visitors with children.

Opening times

Closed until further notice

White peaks example menu (PDF)

Useful stuff to know

  • All cafés and restaurants have level access.
  • Take-away only from 15 mins before closing (except The Botanical).
  • The Orangery and White Peaks have microwaves to warm bottles.
  • Picnics are allowed throughout the Gardens.
  • We may occasionally need to close our restaurants for private events or essential maintenance. Please check for planned closures and visitor notices before you visit.