Botanic Gardens RestaurantOpen Menu

The multi-award winning Botanic Gardens Restaurant is a heritage rotunda with a fresh contemporary interior, spectacular garden and pond views, located within the beautiful Adelaide Botanic Gardens.

The enchanting restaurant is headed up by acclaimed chef Paul Baker. Modern Australian cuisine, the ever-changing seasonal menu is a well balanced, innovative and features ethically farmed and sustainable South Australian produce, fresh vegetables and herbs harvested daily from the nearby Botanic Gardens kitchen garden. In an effort to minimise food wastage, the restaurant follows a “kitchen garden to restaurant table” mentality.

The impressive beverage list of local, national and international wines, beers and botanically inspired cocktails, includes the restaurant’s own Botanic Blonde beer and vermouth with ingredients sourced for the gardens to give truly unique flavours.

Friendly, knowledgeable wait staff completes the whole fine dining experience.


  • Chef of the Year 2017 – Savour Australia South Australian Restaurant & Catering Awards
  • Restaurant of the Year 2017 – Savour Australia South Australian Restaurant & Catering Awards
  • Hall of Fame 2017 – Savour Australia South Australian Restaurant & Catering Awards
  • One Hat – Good Food Awards 2017
  • Two Stars & Two Goblets and No. 54 – Gourmet Traveller Top 100 Australian Restaurants 2018
  • No. 80 – Australian Financial Review Australia’s Top 100 Restaurants
  • 3 Forks – Adelaide Advertiser

Lunch Tuesday to Sunday from 12 noon

Dinner Friday and Saturday Nights from 6.30 pm (Access through Friends Gate Plane Tree Drive)

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