The Garden Café

Garden Cafe Hours:

Open daily, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Lunch served 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Enjoy dining at the newly remodeled, family-friendly Garden Café featuring daily specials inspired by the season’s best selections. The Garden Café is a casual self-service café featuring the best local and in season ingredients, including herbs grown here at the Garden. Outdoor courtyard patio seating is also available. Prices range from $5 – $10. Located in the Robins Visitors Center. Garden admission is not required.  We happily accept Visa, MasterCard and American Express credit cards in the Garden Cafe.

The Garden Café Menu

  • Roasted Red Pepper and Crab Soup, $5.50 – cup / $6.50 – bowl
  • Soup du Jour, $4.95 – cup / $5.50 – bowl
Sandwiches – served with housemade chips & a pickle spear

½ Sandwich & Soup $8.50 for Soup du Jour, $9.50 for Roasted Red Pepper & Crab


Curried Chicken Salad on Sour Dough $8.25

House made Curried Chicken Salad, Bibb Lettuce and Tomato

Wild Mushroom Pizza Bread (served warm) $8.75

Boursin Cheese Spread, Caramelized Onions, Sautéed Wild Mushrooms & Spinach

Caprese Sandwich (served warm) $8.50

Ciabatta bread, Ripe Tomato Slices, Pesto and Fresh Mozzarella Slices

Turkey, Bacon & Avocado on Sour Dough $9.

Thinly Sliced Turkey, Crisp Bacon and Avocado Mayo with Bibb Lettuce and Tomato

Pear & Brie Baguette (served warm) $8.50

Sliced Pears, Brie Cheese and a Creamy Blue Cheese Spread (optional) on French Baguette

Tuna Salad on Wheat $8.75

House made Tuna Salad, Swiss Cheese, Bibb Lettuce and Tomato

Garden Café Cold Salad Plate $8.50

Choice of Two: Curried Chicken Salad, Tuna Salad or Egg Salad

Served over Organic Field Greens, Carrots & Grape Tomatoes with House Vinaigrette on the side

The Daily Special, Market Price
      • Our talented culinary staff creates daily, hot specials that showcase the best of Virginia’s seasonal delights.
Salad Bar, $7.99 per pound
      • Seasonally driven garden salad bar, featuring a mix of signature composed salads, traditional accompaniments, & housemade dressings.
Grab & Go, Market Price — Offerings will vary based on season but will feature:
      • Grain Salads
      • Pasta Salads
      • Platters including Cheese and Fruit & Signature Hummus with Veggies
      • Protein Salads including Signature Chicken Salad & Shrimp Salad
      • Vegetable Salads
      • Composed Salads
      • Homemade Desserts
      • Gluten Free Options
Kids Meals – all served with apple sauce, Goldfish crackers and milk or juice box, $6
      • Chicken tenders
      • Grilled cheese
      • Peanut butter & Jelly
      • Turkey & Cheese Roll-ups
        • Fountain Drinks, $2
        • Bottled Drinks, $2.25
        • Greenberry’s™ Coffee, $1.75
        • Mighty Leaf™ Hot Tea, $2
        • Beer – domestic, $4.50
        • Beer, $5
        • Wine, $6

Print a PDF of the Garden Cafe Menu

Group Dining Options

If you are bringing a group of 15 you may be interested in our group dining menus.

Want more Garden dining options? Consider the Robins Tea House!

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