See you in the 2023-2024 season

Dominion Energy GardenFest of Lights has ended for the 2022 season. Please plan a trip in 2023-2024 to see the lights and enjoy our special GardenFest dining options for the season.

Learn more about GardenFest

The Restaurant
at Lewis Ginter

Nov. 25-Dec. 18: Thursdays-Sundays only
Dec. 19-Jan. 1: Nightly
Open 5-8:30 p.m.; last reservation at 8:30 p.m.

  • Make your GardenFest visit extra special with a festive holiday dinner.
  • Reservations are highly recommended and are online only through OpenTable.
  • When making a reservation, please make sure that you book your GardenFest tickets first before choosing a time for dining.

Please note: The holiday dinners on this page are not Santa Dinners. For Santa dinners, please visit GardenFest Dinners with Santa.


Two choices! Order from the prix fixe menu and we do the pairings for you OR order a la carte from the main menu.

Jingle Bar & Grill

During Dominion Energy GardenFest of Lights, the Tea House is the location of the Jingle Bar & Grill.

Learn More

The Garden is excited to partner with Restaurant Associates, an innovator in the culinary and hospitality world for more than 60 years. Restaurant Associates’ clients include many prestigious museums and gardens, including dining at the Guggenheim, Smithsonian Institution, Longwood Gardens and the Georgia Aquarium.

The Garden’s food service offers a variety of items, including vegetarian and vegan choices. We can accommodate most dietary needs upon request. Be aware that our facilities handle and prepare all major and other potential allergens. If you or a member of your party have any questions, please ask for a manager and we will be pleased to assist you.