Dine under the magnificent roof of the Great Court.
The Great Court Restaurant is a refined dining experience with a casual feel. The open kitchen shows a glimpse of the chefs at work and we serve fresh seasonal mains, afternoon tea, and an exclusive exhibition-inspired menu (see offers below).
Dinner* - Fridays only
*Last food orders 30 minutes before closing
Freshly made sandwiches, snacks, salads and cakes in the Great Court.
The Court Café is great for grabbing a quick bite to eat or a coffee during your Museum visit.
There is plenty of seating at the long sharing tables and high chairs are available.
Saturday – Thursday
A family-friendly café where kids eat free*.
The Gallery Café serves a range of freshly prepared hot dishes as well as sandwiches, soups and salads. It’s a great spot for family meals away from the hustle and bustle of the Museum. High chairs are available.
Special exhibition-themed meals are available for Ancient lives, new discoveries.
*One free child’s meal when you buy an adult main meal. Valid for children under 12 only.
Combine your exhibition visit with a special lunch, afternoon tea or Friday dinner in the Great Court Restaurant.
Until 14 September 2014
Ancient lives, new discoveries
18 September – 30 November 2014
27 December 2014 – 5 January 2015
The BP exhibition, Ming: 50 years that changed China
Family-friendly eating areas
At weekends and during school holidays, families with children can picnic in the Ford Centre for Young Visitors.
10% off for Members
Become a Member and enjoy a 10% discount on all food at the Museum's cafés and restaurant.
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