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Garden Restaurant

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

Overlooking the tranquil NGV Grollo Equiset Garden, 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.

Prior to reserving your dining experience we recommend booking a free entry ticket to the NGV and dedicated session time.

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Buy a gift voucher

Tea Room

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

Tea Room, located on Level 1, offers a modern interpretation of a timeless tradition featuring a selection of Black Star Pastry’s world-famous cakes.

Prior to reserving your dining experience we recommend booking a free entry ticket and dedicated session time to the NGV.

Book at Tea Room Book timed entry ticket Buy a gift voucher

Garden Eatery & Bar

Garden, NGV International
Open daily, 10am – 9pm

The NGV Garden is the place to relax in the sun, indulge with a cocktail and dine on our fresh summer menu from our outdoor pop-ups. With plenty of tables and seats available you’ll be able to enjoy the best of what summer has to offer in the NGV Garden.

Prior to reserving your dining experience we recommend booking a free entry ticket and dedicated session time to the NGV.

Book timed entry ticket

Forecourt Café

Entrance, NGV International
Open daily, 10am – 9pm

Positioned at the main entrance to the Gallery, the Forecourt Café is the place to start your visit with a great Lavazza coffee, drinks and gelato by Il Melograno

Crossbar Café

Level 3, NGV Australia
Open daily, 10am–5pm

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.

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.