General admission for children 17 years and under is always free

Café G

Stop by the beautiful glass-enclosed Renzo Piano-designed Café G and enjoy the views of the gardens. Come in for a full lunch or just a glass of wine, Wednesday through Monday.

Please note: Guests are required to check-in at the Admissions desk before visiting the Café. 

Café G follows the updated guidance of the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, and the City of Boston. Social distancing is no longer mandated in the Museum or on its grounds.

Café G continues to offer a streamlined experience for the comfort of its diners. Please check in with our hosts, and visitors will be seated inside the restaurant. 


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Café G Hours




11 am to 4 pm




11 am to 4 pm


11 am to 8 pm


11 am to 4 pm


11 am to 4 pm


11 am to 4 pm


The menu at the Café features dishes from Chef Peter Crowley utilizing seasonal, local, and organic ingredients. The Café also offers beer and wine, soft drinks, and desserts. A graduate of The Culinary Institute of America, Crowley has earned accolades for his innovative, market-driven cooking. Café G's menu changes regularly, but you can check out our menu. Special dishes are inspired not only by the seasons, but also by the Museum and its collection.

Walk-ins welcome!

There is no need to reserve a table at Café G. Our new menu and dining room is designed for quick and simple access. 

We are not accepting reservations at this time, but we look forward to serving you whenever you arrive. Please call 617 566 1088 if you have any questions or would like more information.

Museum members get a 10% discount on their bill.


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