Food & Drink
Located within Kensington Gardens and Hyde Park, there are plenty of options for food, snacks and drinks around the Serpentine.
The Magazine Restaurant, Serpentine North Gallery.
Set in the beautiful Zaha Hadid extension of Serpentine North Gallery, The Magazine with Slovakian-born Chef Tomas Kolkus at the helm, and a contemporary menu that puts sustainability and seasonality at the heart of the kitchen, ensuring maximum taste and minimum waste.
Guests will be able to order from a range of small and large plates such as Wye Valley Asparagus with Miso Aioli; Rope-Grown Mussels with Urfa and Rock Samphire; Slow-Roasted Cauliflower with Chickpea Stew, Dulse & Sea Buckthorn; Fish Parcel with Kombu, Rainbow Chard, Grilled Grapes & Romesco; Agar Panna Cotta with Elderberry Syrup & Blackberries; and a Vegan Chocolate Mousse. The breakfast menu boasts pastries straight out of the oven; Buckwheat Porridge with a Seasonal Fruit Compote; and Shakshuka.
Working alongside Cooking Sections Climavore project, food is utilised to follow the new seasonalities resulting from the climate emergency. Fish is never farmed but line-caught, herbs are from Growing Underground in Clapham where they are grown hydroponically and seaweed features due to its high nutrition, zero irrigation properties.
The Magazine’s thought-provoking cooking, combined with Zaha Hadid’s inspirational and contemporary architecture, creates an overall distinctive and innovative dining narrative.
Opening Hours: Tues-Sun 10am-6:30pm, closed Monday.
*The Magazine will open late at 12pm on 13th October to accommodate an event.
(Closed for the Christmas period from 24th December 2021 to 3rd January 2022).
The Magazine, Serpentine North Gallery, West Carriage Drive, London W2 2AR
Email [email protected]
Pavilion Café, Serpentine Pavilion 2021 designed by Counterspace.
The Pavilion Café is housed within the iconic annual Serpentine Pavilion. A perfect spot to grab a hot or cold drink and a snack whilst soaking in the architectural offering of the greatly anticipated Serpentine Pavilion.
Please note: Pavilion opening times may vary, please check here for up-to-date info.