Dining

Garden Restaurant

Overlooking the tranquil NGV Grollo Equiset Garden, the moat and sculptures, this elegant oasis of a restaurant is nestled at the heart of NGV International. With dramatic windows that bathe the dining room in natural light, you can dine, inside or out on the terrace, from a menu focused on seasonal produce. Bookings recommended.

Ground Level, NGV International
Open daily, 11am–4pm (Lunch served until 2.30pm)

Closed ANZAC Day, 25 Apr

MOTHER’S DAY
Sun 12 May

In a relaxed and elegant setting, spoil your Mum with a specially curated Garden Restaurant Lunch at the National Gallery of Victoria. Lunch includes a set menu with a glass of Chandon NV Rosé and special gift for Mum.
Limited session times available & bookings required.

Bookings
+61 (0)3 8620 2434 | gardenrestaurant@ngv.vic.gov.au

Book online

IMPORTANT NOTICE REGARDING FOOD ALLERGIES
While the NGV catering outlets endeavour to accommodate guests with food allergies or intolerances, we cannot guarantee completely allergy‑free meals. This is due to the potential for trace allergens in the working environment and supplied ingredients.

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Tea Room

Tea Room, located on Level 1, offers a modern interpretation of a timeless tradition. Macarons, éclairs, cakes and savouries, all handmade by a team of pastry chefs.

Level 1, NGV International
Open daily, 10am–5pm

MOTHER’S DAY
Sun 12 May

In a relaxed and elegant setting, spoil your Mum with a specially curated High Tea at the National Gallery of Victoria. Lunch includes a set menu with a glass of Chandon NV Rosé and special gift for Mum.
Limited session times available & bookings required.

Bookings
+61 (0)3 8620 2431 tearoom@ngv.vic.gov.au

Book online

IMPORTANT NOTICE REGARDING FOOD ALLERGIES
While the NGV catering outlets endeavour to accommodate guests with food allergies or intolerances, we cannot guarantee completely allergy‑free meals. This is due to the potential for trace allergens in the working environment and supplied ingredients.

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Crossbar Café

Crossbar Café provides a modern and bright area for you to take a break during your visit to the gallery. A view of the Yarra River complements the light snacks, coffee and beverages on offer.

Open daily, 10am–5pm
Level 3

IMPORTANT NOTICE REGARDING FOOD ALLERGIES
While the NGV catering outlets endeavour to accommodate guests with food allergies or intolerances, we cannot guarantee completely allergy‑free meals. This is due to the potential for trace allergens in the working environment and supplied ingredients.

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