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Outdoor garden areas opening Friday June 5. See announcement for details and FAQ.

Turner Pavilion Teahouse

Turner Pavilion Teahouse

Surrounded by Hendrie Park‘s new, innovative Rose Garden, the Teahouse offers an ideal spot to relax in nature’s tranquility while enjoying a light snack and a cup of soothing tea. Join us on our new patio!

Please note general admission applies for access to Hendrie Park and the Turner Pavilion Teahouse.

Note: The Turner Pavilion Teahouse will be available June 5 as part of RBG’s phased re-opening plan. A grab and go menu will be available from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. For take-away only; seating in this space will not be available.

See the full announcement for more information regarding the re-opening.

Hours

Opening June 5
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Location

Hendrie Park (via RBG Centre)
680 Plains Road W. Burlington

Walk-Up Service

General Admission / Membership Applies.
No reservations required.

  • Turner Pavilion Teahouse Exterior with Reflecting Ponds
  • Earl Grey Teabag In China Teacup
  • Interior of Teahouse Looking Out to Rose Garden in June
  • DavidsTea Setup in the Turner Pavilion Teahouse

Menu

All prices subject to applicable taxes. Menu subject to change based on market conditions.

Light Eats

Honey Yogurt Parfait
Topped with crunchy granola
$4.00

Garden Vegetable Crudité and Hummus
Variety of seasonal vegetables from our garden. Served with house made garlic hummus
$6.00

Fruit and Cheese Plate
Assorted local and imported cheeses served with a variety of seasonal fruits and crackers
$10.00

Trail Mix Salad
Sunflower seeds, pepitas, raisin, cranberry, fresh berries, goat cheese, field greens tossed in brown sugar vinaigrette
$8.00

Snacks

Chef’s Fresh Baked Scones and Preserves $6.00

Fresh Baked Danishes – Sweet and Savoury $6.00

  • Spinach Feta
  • Tomato Olive
  • Maple Pecan
  • Chocolate Avalanche

Assorted Fresh Baked Muffins $3.75

House Baked Cookies $3.00

Assorted Potato Chips $2.00

Crazy Brownie $6.00

Beverages

Assorted canned pops, juices, glassed bottled water, coffee, and tea $3.00 each

DAVIDsTEA –  Hot/Iced $3.50

VQA Wine – Niagara VQA Peller Estates 6 oz. (Chardonnay or Cab / Merlot) $7.50

Local Craft Beer $8.50

Local Cider $8.50

Other Bottled Beer

  • Molson Canadian $6.50
  • Coors Light $6.50
  • Heineken $8.00
  • Corona Extra $8.00

Please note all wine is served in a compostable take away cup with lid. Beer and cider served in its original bottle or can.

Local, Sustainable

At Royal Botanical Gardens, we believe in being stewards of our environment and partners in our community. We source local products (including our own garden produce), partner with local farms and dairies as well as use eco-friendly, sustainable products throughout the facility and grounds.

We ask that you join us in our goal of preserving and enhancing the beauty of our environment by utilizing the recycle stations located throughout Royal Botanical Gardens.

Teahouse FAQs

Where is the Turner Pavilion Teahouse Located?

The teahouse is located in Hendrie Park; enter at RBG Centre, 680 Plains Road W.

Parking is available on-site, included in your visit.

When is the Turner Pavilion Teahouse Open?

The Teahouse is open seasonally.

2020 Hours:

  • January 1 to May 8: CLOSED for the season
  • May 9 to September 7: Open Daily
    • Monday to Thursday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    • Friday to Sunday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • September 8 to December 31: Closed for the season

Is admission required to access the Turner Pavilion Teahouse?

General Admission IS required to access the Turner Pavilion Teahouse in Hendrie Park.

General Admission is not required to join us for lunch at the Greenhouse Café, or at the Rock Garden Café. General Admission would be required should you wish to visit the gardens during your visit.

Is there a Benefit for Members?

RBG Members receive 10% off their meal at RBG’s three on-site restaurants. To qualify for a discount, please show your membership card while ordering.

Is Seating Available?

Enjoy walk-up service indoors at the teahouse. Small bistro tables are available inside the teahouse, or outdoors on the patio, or ask for your tea “to go” and enjoy as you stroll the garden.

Host Your Event

Whether you just need coffee and snacks, breakfast, lunch or meals for the whole day, our in-house catering team has options for your meeting or event. With delicious options, flexible menus and a focus on locally sourced ingredients, the catering team at Royal Botanical Gardens promise to make your event one to remember.