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We offer a range of food and drink options.
The Court Café in the Great Court is open daily for food and drink between 10.00–17.00.
The Great Court Restaurant is open daily from 11.30–17.00 (last sitting 16.00). Enjoy a Hokusai-inspired afternoon tea under the magnificent roof of the Great Court in the atmospheric Great Court Restaurant.
Our other food outlets will remain closed for the time being. We'll keep this page updated with details of reopening. Please check back for details.
On the ground floor of the Great Court you'll find the Court Café, serving freshly made sandwiches, snacks, salads and cakes as well as a selection of hot and cold drinks. Ideal for grabbing a quick bite or having a coffee break while you plan the next step of your Museum visit.
We have plenty of seating for individuals and groups at the long sharing tables in both the west and north-east corners of the Great Court.
Open: daily, 10.00–17.00
Great Court Restaurant
Dine under the magnificent roof of the Great Court. At the Great Court Restaurant, you can enjoy a refined dining experience with a casual feel. This atmospheric restaurant is perfect for marking a special occasion or treating yourself when you visit the British Museum.
For menus, information on how to book a table and service times, please refer to the Great Court Restaurant page.
Open: daily, 11.30–17.00 (last sitting 16.00)
A family-friendly restaurant with freshly made pizzas and salads, the Pizzeria serves hand-tossed pizzas, fresh salads and decadent desserts for an unforgettable treat. Don't miss the gelato!
The Pizzeria is in the south-west corner of the Ground floor – just turn left immediately after you enter the Main Entrance and keep going. For assisted disabled access, please ask a member of staff.