Food & drink

A plate of Full English breakfast at the Cellarium Cafe: Streaky bacon, Cumberland sausage, black pudding, two fried egg and baked beans

Relax and enjoy delicious food and drink, whether you’re visiting the Abbey or not.

At the Cellarium Café and Terrace, meals are served throughout the day whilst the Kiosk offers snacks, a light meal and drinks.

A sign for the Cellarium restaurant

The Cellarium Café and Terrace

Located at the end of the west cloister is the Cellarium Café and Terrace, which offers a breakfast and lunch menu as well as drinks, snacks and afternoon tea.

Restaurant opening times

The restaurant is open from 8am – 4pm on days the Abbey is open to visitors.

To see which days the restaurant is open, please view the ‘Cellarium Café and Terrace’ listing from ‘entry times’ the section below for the day you wish to visit.

Last orders are taken half an hour before closing time.

Regular menu

Our current menu features breakfast and lunch dishes as well as drinks and afternoon tea.

Breakfast is served until 11.30am
Lunch is served from 12.00pm until 4.00pm
Last orders are at 3.30pm

View the menu (PDF, 369KB)

Sunday lunch menu

Discover our Sunday lunch menu and enjoy a traditional roast dinner, with a selection of starters and deserts.

Served from 12:00pm

View the menu (PDF, 221KB)
Photograph of afternoon tea on a stand, with French flags sticking out of scones. In the foreground, there are two glasses of sparkling wine and a white teapot, with tea being poured from it. In the background you can the roof of Westminster Abbey.

Fraternité afternoon tea

Celebrate the fellowship between the UK and France with a special French-themed afternoon tea. This is part of Fraternité, a series of events this Spring celebrating shared stories, cross-channel influence and the unity of nations.

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Photograph of an afternoon tea with a tower of sandwiches and cakes, sparkling wine, and scones, in the Cellarium Cafe at Westminster Abbey

Creation afternoon tea

Treat yourself to a floral-inspired afternoon tea in a space founded 1,000 years ago. This is part of Creation, a series of events this Summer drawing on our ancient roots and Christian faith, reminding us that we are all connected in one living world.

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Contact the restaurant

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Phone: 020 7222 0516



If you want a light meal or snack, our kiosk offers a range of sandwiches, waffles, hot dogs, cakes, muffins, coffee, and other hot and cold drinks. You’ll find it on The Sanctuary, outside the Abbey’s west doors.

Opening hours for the Kiosk

To see when the kiosk is open, please view the ‘Kiosk’ listing from the ‘entry times' section below for the day you wish to visit.

Entry times

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Wednesday, 29th May 2024
Westminster Abbey General Admittance 9.30am - 3.30pm

This includes the Cloisters, College Garden, Chapter House and the Pyx Chamber

Chapter House 10.00am - 3.00pm

Notre Dame exhibition. Pre-booking or English Heritage membership required

Westminster Abbey Group Entry 9.30am - 3.00pm

Group entry is not permitted between 12:00pm and 1:00pm

The Queen's Diamond Jubilee Galleries 10.00am - 3.00pm
St Margaret's Church 10.30am - 3.30pm
Cellarium Café and Terrace 8.00am - 4.00pm
Kiosk 8.00am - 4.00pm
Westminster Abbey Shop 9.15am - 6.25pm
Dean's Yard 8.00am - 5.00pm

Dean's Yard may close with little notice for reasons of security or due to unforeseen circumstances