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 Deep Blue 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.
Deep Blue Diner
Opening times: Monday–Sunday 11.00–15.00 (until 17.00 during school holidays)
Location: Level 0, Wellcome Wing
This family restaurant serves fresh and simple seasonal dishes.
The extensive menu includes beefburgers, fish and chips, pasta, salads and great kids' options.
Kids’ meal offer
Main meal and a drink for £6 (Deep Blue Diner only)
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.
Media Space Café
Opening times: Monday–Sunday 10.00–16.00 (until 17.00 during school holidays)
Location: Level 2
To celebrate our Illuminating India season Media Space Café is serving an extra-special, limited-time-only Indian menu. Experience authentic Indian dishes, spiced cakes and homemade themed drinks.
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 Statoil 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.