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.

The indoor seating areas in our restaurants are closed until further notice in line with government guidance during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. Takeaway options are available.

Grab and go 

Grab a hot drink and a snack at one of our outdoor pop-ups at The Orangery, Victoria Gate Café, and White Peaks.

Coffee at Victoria Gate Café

Victoria Gate Café

Pick up the perfect picnic grub, sausage rolls and barista coffee from our pitstop café.

Opening times

10am – 5.45pm

Orangery dishes


Takeaway service for breakfast, lunch, and afternoon snacks. Why not warm yourself with one of our amazing toasties, soups, or barista coffees.

Opening times

10am – 5.15pm

Food at White Peaks

White Peaks

Whilst waiting for your Children’s Garden slot, why not treat yourself to a takeaway barista coffee and sweet treat.

Opening times

10am – 5pm

Pavilion Bar and Grill dishes

Pavilion Bar and Grill

Enjoy burgers and southern fried chicken from our menu.

Opening times

10am – 5pm

The Botanical afternoon tea

The Botanical

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

Opening times


Useful stuff to know

  • All cafés and restaurants have level access
  • Take-away only from 15 mins before closing.
  • 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.