Places To Eat At Kew Gardens

Kew Gardens has an array of restaurants, eateries and cafes where you can enjoy a snack or a full fledged meal with family and friends. You can choose from a wide variety of places to eat at Kew Gardens ranging from fine dining to casual dining to snack bars. Coffee shops at Kew Gardens offers a delectable selection of teas, baked goods, ice creams and lots more. You can even indulge in a picnic while you are at the Garden.

New Family Kitchen and Shop
New Family Kitchen and Shop

New Family Kitchen and Shop is a multi-sensory restaurant making it one of the most fascinating places to eat at Kew Gardens. It is an excellent place for families to enjoy a refreshing meal while visiting the Garden. The restaurant is located near the children's Garden and here you not only enjoy the delicious food but you also get to learn about how plants affect our health and lives. The dining area has been divided into color-coded zones which breathes life into the seasonal food stories. The colors in each Zone represent The Spring Garden, Water Garden, Autumn Garden, and the Enset zones of the Children's Garden in Kew. The menu offers a wide variety of plant based food which maintains the restaurant's objective of sustainability. There is a salad bar, a sandwich station, and an ice cream station. The highlight of the restaurant is a stone baked pizza oven which allows visitors to customize their Pizza while watching the chefs prepare it.

Opening hours:

Weekdays, 10am to 6pmWeekends, 10am to 7pmHot Food: 11.30am to 3.30pmPizza Counter: 11.30am to 4pm

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The Orangery is one of the best places to eat in Kew Gardens if you want to enjoy a casual meal. It offers both indoor and outdoor dining as well as a wonderful terrace where you can enjoy your meal as well as the views. The indoor dining has beautiful arched windows in a magnificent 18th-century building. The menu features a wide variety of cafeteria style comfort food such as toasted, burgers and a wonderful selection of teas.

Opening hours:

Weekdays, 10am to 6pmWeekends, 10am to 7pmBreakfast: 10am to 11amHot Food: 11.30am to 3.30pm

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Pavilion Bar and Grill
Pavilion Bar and Grill

Dine amidst tall trees and magnificent views at the new Pavilion Bar and Grill. The restaurant is located within the 'Arboretum' and offers a spacious dining room with a magnificent view of the garden. This restaurant offers an excellent fine dining option for visitors at the Garden. It has an open kitchen where you can watch the Chefs prepare your meal. The menu itself focuses on sustainable dining and all herbs used in the kitchen come from Kew Garden. The restaurant serves quite a variety of dishes ranging from Barbecue pork to vegan burgers and fermented cabbages.

Opening hours:

Weekdays 10 am to 6 pm Weekends 10 am to 7 pm

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The Botanical Brasserie
The Botanical Brasserie

The Botanical is one of the best places to eat at Kew Gardens if you want to enjoy a traditional British afternoon tea. You can indulge your taste buds with some delicate pastries, scones with clotted cream, freshly baked savories, and a selection of teas to accompany the delicious treats. The bar of The Botanical is famous for its vermouth, gin, and home-brewed plant-based spirits.

Opening hours:Weekdays 10am to 6pmWeekends 10am to 7pmBreakfast: 10am to 11amLunch: 12pm to 3pmAfternoon Tea: 2.30pm to 5:30 pm weekdays and till 6.30pm on weekends.

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Victoria Plaza Cafe
Victoria Plaza Cafe

The Victoria Plaza Cafe is a spacious cafe that serves some of the best selections of freshly baked items, coffee, snacks, lunch, and ice cream. The Cafe also offers a variety of vegan options which are popularly known as 'Purely Plants'.Victoria Plaza Cafe has indoor as well as outdoor seating and it is located near the Victoria Gate.

*Opening hours *:

Weekdays 10am to 6:45pmWeekends 10am to 7:45pm

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What To Shop At Kew Gardens

Indulge in some retail therapy with some of the most amazing products that you can shop at Kew Gardens. You can shop for a wide range of natural beauty products, candles, home fragrances, toys, games, puzzles, blankets made out of recycled wool, Sustainable fashion, and several products made out of recycled plastic that has been saved from oceans beds.

Beauty Products
Beauty Products

Kew Gardens has a fabulous range of beauty products and these include skin and body care products, toiletries, and bath products. All these are made with natural ingredients and they come in a variety of Floral and Fruity scents. Some of the best beauty products to shop at Kew Gardens are Kew and Lavender Rosemary soap and hand cream, the Luxury Kew Lemongrass and Lime gift box, brightening serum, Kew Botanical body spray flores and lots more. The Kew Garden bath and beauty products are inspired by the rich botanicals in the Garden. There are soaps, hand creams, body scrubs and other products made using plant based ingredients from the Garden itself.

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Sustainable Living
Sustainable Living

Shops at Kew Garden have a wide array of products that follow sustainable living principles. You can find a large number of gift items that promote sustainable living such as recycled wool blankets, jute tote bags, copper Water bottles, bamboo cups, bowls and many other products. What makes these products special is that they are eco-friendly and are made from recycled plastic collected from oceans.

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Kew Gardens Tickets

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  • Visit the Palm House and see some exotic rain forest with your family and friends

  • Stay elevated at a height of 18 meters from the ground level while exploring the treetops

  • Witness the majestic charm of Arboretum which has a collection of over 14,000 trees

  • Have a fun time with your family and friends at the conservatories, art galleries, and restaurants

  • Step into London's largest UNESCO World Heritage Site on your visit to the Kew palace & Gardens

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Must Know Before You Go
  • Kew Palace is closed during winter.
  • Kew Gardens is closed on 24 and 25 December.
  • Free walking tours take place at least twice daily, subject to availability.
  • All external drinking fountains will be turned off for the winter months, until spring 2022.
  • Queen Charlotte’s Cottage and Kew Palace are now open from 1st April till September 2022. Kew Palace Kew Palace is open daily from 11am to 4pm.
  • The lift to the Treetop Walkway is currently out of service.
  • The Badger Sett in the Natural Area is closed.
  • Parking is prohibited on Kew Road and limited around the area.
  • There are no lockers or baggage storage facilities available.
  • Kew Palace toilets are currently closed for refurbishment. The closest facilities are at the Orangery.
  • Kew Gardens are fully wheelchair accessible with an elevator giving access to the upper floors of Kew Palace.
  • All foreign nationals must share their passport and visa details at the time of arrival and entry.
  • Children aged 0-3 years can join the experience free of charge, while children aged 4-15 years have to book the package at child prices. Individuals aged 16-64 years have to book the package at adult prices. All participants aged 65 years and above have to book the package at senior prices.
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