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Queen Anne's 18th-century Orangery, in the heart of Kensington Gardens, once the setting for the most lavish of court entertainments, is the perfect location for an elegant lunch or an indulgent afternoon tea.
The Orangery offers one of the finest tea selections in London with over ten different flavours to choose from, as well as a range of premium wines and champagnes. When the weather is fine, sit outside on the terrace and enjoy the views of the palace and its elegant gardens. The Orangery is sometimes closed for private functions and you will find the list of closure dates below.
- Delicious homemade food. Please see our menus below
- Hot breakfast, morning coffee and pastries
- Lunches and delicious home-made cakes and pastries
- Afternoon tea (see service timings)
- Al fresco dining on the terrace
- A selection of wines and Historic Royal Palaces' beers
Drinks from £1.80, starters from £6.50, main courses from £10.50 and cakes from £4.95.
We love to see children at the Orangery and can offer them a special treat - their very own version of afternoon tea.
By becoming a member of Historic Royal Palaces, you will receive a discount of 10% at our restaurants and cafés. Click here for further information >
Afternoon tea gift vouchers
Whether for a corporate, family, social or celebration event, afternoon tea vouchers are the perfect gift for any occasion. Choose from 'English orangery afternoon tea' or 'Royal afternoon tea'
. To purchase gift vouchers, please call 020 3166 6112 or email KP@ampersandcatering.co.uk
The Palace Café provides an ideal spot for a quick refreshment stop, from morning coffee and pastries to sandwiches, tea and cake. For families, the Very Hungry Caterpillar lunch offer allows kids to pick and mix their very own lunchbox of healthy options. There is outdoor seating on the terrace, from where visitors can enjoy views of the palace, landscaped gardens and Wiggly Walk.