To rest and recharge on your journey around Kensington Palace, find our cafés here: map of cafés at Kensington Palace (PDF, 1.5MB)
We're open all year round from 10.00 to 18.00
Breakfast: 10.00 - 11.30
Lunch: 12.00 - 14.00
Afternoon tea: 12.00 - 18.00
Book a table at one of the most elegant venues in London, with an outdoor terrace for fine days and beautiful views of the palace and its gardens. Admission to the palace not required to enjoy the Orangery.
The Orangery is a beautiful venue for a hot breakfast, morning coffee and pastries, delicious hand-prepared lunches, homemade cakes and the famous Orangery Afternoon Tea with its menu of more than ten speciality teas. We also hold a fine selection of heritage beers and carefully selected wines and champagne.
Take a look at our menus:
The Orangery Summer Menu (PDF, 187KB)
The Orangery Afternoon tea menu (PDF, 195KB)
For booking enquiries please visit The Orangery website or call 020 3166 6113.
The Orangery sometimes closes for corporate functions and weddings. Please see below the current planned closures for 2015:
- 3 October - the Orangery will close early at 14.00
- 30 October - the Orangery is closed all day
- 31 October - the Orangery will close early at 16.00
For further information, please contact us on 0203 166 6113.
Afternoon Tea vouchers
Afternoon Tea at the Orangery is a wonderful gift to offer family, friends or clients. Please call us on 020 3166 6112 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to organise.
Serving morning sandwiches, pastries, cakes, teas and coffees, as well as healthy lunchboxes for children, the Cafe is a great spot to relax during a visit to the Palace. Admission to the palace is not required.
Take a look at our Kensington Palace Cafe Menu (PDF, 98.3KB).
1 March - 31 October 2015: 10.00 - 18.00
1 November 2015 - 29 February 2016: 10.00 - 17.00