Café and Restaurant

Enjoy a delicious Lunch or an indulgent Afternoon Tea looking out over the beautiful views from our Rooftop Restaurant and Terrace, or stop off at our café for food and drink to eat in or take away.

COMPLIMENTARY PROSECCO UPGRADE

To mark the final weeks of our major Colour Revolution exhibition, we’re offering you an afternoon tea treat. Pre-book for any date up until 18 Feb 2024 and you'll receive a complimentary glass of Prosecco (alcohol free alternative also available).

BOOK FOR AFTERNOON TEA

We recommend you book for Afternoon Tea in advance, before your visit to the Museum (view the menu).

BOOK AFTERNOON TEA

 

Ashmolean Members can book Afternoon Tea with a 10% discount by following this booking link. Your full 13- or 14-digit membership number is required to book (view the menu).

BOOK AFTERNOON TEA
(MEMBERS)

BOOK FOR LUNCH

BOOK A TABLE FOR LUNCH

For a 10% Member discount on Lunch (as payment is not taken in advance) we ask that you book using the link above and present your Membership Card when you visit (view the lunch menu).

RESTAURANT VISITING FAQS

 

We are serving our Lunch menu every day, 12–3pm (last seating/orders at 2.30pm), and our Afternoon Tea and reduced Lunch menus every day, 3–5pm (last food orders at 4pm).

Booking in advance is strongly recommended.

 

 

Here are our latest Lunch, Afternoon Tea and Sharing Board menus for the Rooftop Restaurant.

Please let us know in advance of your visit of any additional dietary requirements. Allergens available upon request. Menu and bookings are subject to availability.

Lunch & Afternoon Tea Menu 

Kids Menu

 

20–23 Feb 2024

Please note, during this time the Rooftop Restaurant will be closed due to lift repairs taking place.

Our cafe will be open as usual with extra seating available. Please see a member of staff for details.

We apologise for any inconvenience.

 

 

We recommend you book for Lunch and Afternoon Tea in advance, before your visit to the Museum.

BOOK AFTERNOON TEA

BOOK LUNCH

 

Ashmolean Members can book Afternoon Tea with a 10% discount by following this booking link. Your full 13- or 14-digit membership number is required to book.

For a Member discount on Lunch or Sharing Boards (as payment is not taken in advance) we ask that you book using the link above and present your Membership Card when you visit.

MEMBERS AFTERNOON TEA

 

If there are disruptions beyond your control, please contact us by email to cancel or rearrange your booking as soon as possible: onlinetickets@ashmus.ox.ac.uk

 

 

Ashmolean Members can book Afternoon Tea with a 10% discount by following the relevant Member booking link, above. Your full 13- or 14-digit membership number is required to book.

Ashmolean Members can also enjoy a 10% discount on Lunch (not applicable on alcoholic beverages) on presentation of their Membership Card on the day.

Not yet a member? Find out more and join us today.

BECOME A MEMBER

 

 

For Lunch or Afternoon Tea

The Restaurant is located on the top floor with stunning views over Oxford. Access is via the main museum entrance, using the central stairs or the visitor lift until 5pm. From 5pm, via St. Giles and visitor lift. 
Please bring your booking confirmation (printed or on a mobile device) and present on arrival at the Restaurant.

Table reservations are for indoors. We do have an outdoor terrace, and subject to favourable weather and availability, you may be able to choose to sit outdoors.

‘Walk-ins’ may be available on the day but pre-booking is recommended.

 

 

 

For dietaries and special requests, please contact us by email at ashmolean@benugo.com

Our phone line is not currently covered at all times so please email us.

View our full Museum visiting FAQS: www.ashmolean.org/faqs

 

'KIDS IN MUSEUMS' FAMILY CAFÉ

The Ashmolean Café is proud to be one of the first places accredited with the 'Kids in Museums' Family Café Standard.

This is awarded to family-friendly museum cafés based on the quality of their space and facilities, choice of food, affordability and staff training.