The Science Museum is home to a range of family-friendly cafés and restaurants that serve fresh, great-tasting food.
Whether you're looking for a seated lunch in The Diner, a coffee break after a day of exploring with your little ones in the Basement Café, or you fancy treating yourself to ice cream and milkshakes at the Shake Bar, there's something to suit everyone.
Opening times: Monday–Sunday 11.00–15.00 (until 17.00 during school holidays)
Location: Level 0, Wellcome Wing
Feast on an extensive menu of burgers, salads and desserts at our family restaurant.
Opening times: Monday–Sunday 10.00–17.30 (until 18.30 during school holidays)
Location: Level 0, next to the shop
Enjoy hot and cold dishes, including made-to-order pizza, hot specials, salads, wraps and sandwiches.
Perfect for lunch—or to treat yourself to one of our homemade cakes and an award-winning coffee.
The Sun Exhibition Café
Opening times: 12.00–15.00 Weekends and half-term only
Location: Level 2
Enjoy products inspired by The Sun: Living With Our Star, including a range designed to boost vitamin D and serotonin levels that can be depleted by lack of sunlight. The treats on offer include The Sun cupcake, solar power balls, a beetroot latte, a turmeric, yuzu and black pepper boost, and sunblush tomato and red pesto pasta.
Opening times: Monday–Friday 11.00–15.00, Saturday–Sunday 11.00–16.00
Location: Level -1
A great place for families to pop in for light refreshments after exploring The Garden.
The Basement Café offers coffee and loose-leaf teas, as well as packed lunches and ice cream. Plus, there's plenty of space to park buggies.
Opening times: Monday–Friday 11.00–15.00, Saturday–Sunday 11.00–17.00
Location: Level 3
Complete your visit to Wonderlab: The Equinor Gallery at the Shake Bar, where you can indulge in delicious made-to-order ice cream milkshakes or design your own ice cream tubs.
Find it on Level 3—take the stairs at the front of the Museum for a shortcut.