Eating at Glow Wild

Keep the chills at bay with delicious food and drink at Glow Wild.

Ice cream waffles with chocolate swirl

Family feasting and festive delights

Gather around the fire-pits with toasted marshmallows, loaded roast potatoes, hot dogs, classic winter warmers and sweet treats from our pop-up food and drink stalls. 

Enjoy magical songs and stories of Christmas as you tuck in to mulled wine, steaming hot chocolate and crumbly mince pies!

See our map of food and drink at Glow Wild

Person enjoying a warm hot chocolate at Glow Wild, Wakehurst
Hot chocolate at Glow Wild, Jim Holden © RBG Kew
Four people warming their hands or marshmallows over a fire
Fire pits at Glow Wild, Jim Holden © RBG Kew

Help us tread lightly! All our hot drinks are sold in returnable cups. Please use the drop-off bins provided. Your support so far has saved over 600kg from landfill and reduced our carbon emissions by more than 65%.

Marshmallow Corner

This year, indulge in the sweet delight of toasting marshmallows at Marshmallow Corner, located just under half way round the trail.

It's the perfect place to fuel up your little ones' legs for the rest of your journey!

Before continuing the trail, toast some fluffy treats, enjoy captivating storytelling, and create magical memories.

Mother and three daughters toasting marshmallows
Toasting marshmallows at Glow Wild, Jeff Eden © RBG Kew

Treat your little ones at Seeds Café

Every adventure starts with a full tummy. That's why we're excited to introduce an exclusive menu for your little ones. They can indulge in a tasty snack before embarking on their magical journey or enjoy delicious bites on the go. 

From mouthwatering mini pizzas to extra crispy criss-cross fries, there’s something for even the pickiest eaters. 

Seeds Café caters to all ages – whether it's kids, friends, or family. Enjoy a variety of choices without the need to pre-book. Simply pick what you like on the night and savour the moment!

Mother and daughter eating a pastry
Family dining at the Seeds Cafe, Jim Holden © RBG Kew

Pre-book your Stables Kitchen experience

Experience the magic of our festive wonderland with a pre-booked two-course feast before or after the trail at The Stables Kitchen on selected evenings.

Indulge in tantalising flavours like our gourmet Sussex burgers or comforting curried parsnip soup. 

Little ones can enjoy their special menu featuring succulent chicken or vegetable goujons. Plus, we're delighted to offer child-size portions of our adult dishes upon request. 

By pre-booking, you ensure a seamless visit. Reserve your spot now and savour the delicious flavours that await at The Stables Kitchen!

Read our full menu here

2023 dates

24-26 November

1-3 December

8-10 December

14-23 December

27-31 December


  • Adults: £29 for 2 courses, including coffee and petit fours
  • Children: £14.50 for 2 courses, including hot chocolate

    Advanced booking only. To add a pre-booked two-course meal to your ticket, click here to manage your order and select 'adding to your order'.

Hasselback squash with quinoa, crumbled vegan goat’s cheese and tarragon pesto
Hasselback squash with quinoa, crumbled vegan goat’s cheese and tarragon pesto, Visual Air © RBG Kew
8oz Sussex Farm burger in a sesame bun, Harlech cheese, smoked  streaky local bacon and sprout top kimchi
8oz Sussex Farm burger in a sesame bun, Harlech cheese, smoked streaky local bacon and sprout top kimchi, Visual Air © RBG Kew

Opening times

  • Solitary Bee: closes at 8.30pm
  • Seeds Cafe: closes at 8.30pm
  • Carriage Ring catering - closes at 9.45pm
  • Stables Kitchen -Last orders at 8.45pm, closes at 9.15pm

Dietary requirements

Glow Wild strives to provide a wide range of alternative options to cater for all dietary requirements, ensuring that everyone can enjoy our festive treats and winter warmers. 

We highly recommend our Stables Kitchen menu for those with allergens, as our dedicated catering team has curated a selection of delicious winter warmers that accommodate various dietary needs.