Outdoor Dining

The Chicago Botanic Garden pairs beautiful views with seasonal menus.

Come experience the best dining views in Chicago’s North Shore suburbs. Enjoy fresh, local fare during your next visit to the Chicago Botanic Garden. There’s something for everyone at the Garden Grille and Rose Terrace Beer Garden, which also has craft beers on tap. Taste our latest Garden brew: Hyssop’s Fable™.  It is a crisp American wheat-style ale, perfect for summer. 

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The Garden Grille

The Garden Grille

The outdoor Garden Grille, located on the patio just outside the Garden View Café, features a fresh menu with traditional favorites like grass-fed beef burgers, bratwurst, and chicken sandwiches, as well as daily specials.

Beer Garden

Rose Terrace Beer Garden

The Rose Terrace Beer Garden, located just off the Linden Allée near the Krasberg Rose Garden, is the perfect place to relax with the best views paired with fresh food and cold beer. The menu offers craft beers from Wisconsin, Michigan, and Illinois breweries, along with wines and tasty appetizers, sandwiches, and salads. Taste a crisp American wheat-style ale, perfect for summer. It's the latest Garden brew: Hyssop’s Fable™.  


TrueJuice at the Fruit & Vegetable Garden

A rainbow of colorful juices and healthy snacks has sprouted at the Garden. Check out TrueJuice at the Fruit & Vegetable Garden, a pop-up of the local store. TrueJuice will use some produce from Windy City Harvest in the freshly made smoothies and cold-pressed juices. Open Memorial Day through Labor Day.