Our café is a great place to relax, drink, eat and meet family and friends. With stunning views across Margate bay and an outdoor terrace, you can enjoy our modern seasonal cuisine, whatever the weather.
We aim to prepare our food with ingredients sourced from independent suppliers within 40 kilometres of Margate, and are a member of Produced in Kent.
Turner Contemporary's cafe is now using Vegware packaging and straws, which is packaging made from plants sustainably sourced. We are working with all our departments to continue to make our work environmentally sustainable.
Perfect for browsing, working and studying whilst soaking up the 'Turner skies' over Margate harbour.
Every season, we create a new menu to complement your visit to Turner Contemporary with weekly hot and vegetarian specials. You can download the menu at the bottom of this page.
Joseph and Henry (Butcher)
Fruits de Mer (Fishmonger)
Page & sons (Kentish soft drinks & Wines)
Nash Farm (Fruit & Vegetables)
Windmill allotment (Salad Leaves)
Solley’s Farm ice cream (Ice Cream)
Town & Country Fine Foods
"The ploughman’s lunch in the gallery café was pretty good too."
"I noticed this restaurant has very limited reviews on its dinner services. I have previously visited the turner centre for dinner for an anniversary meal with my fiancé and was very pleasantly surprised by the quality and service provided, I am puzzled why this venue isn't wall to wall bookings! I visited the restaurant more recently for a family birthday and would still highly recommend. The food was incredible and the staff were very attentive. If your looking for a restaurant with really well presented and most importantly tasty food with beautiful views of the infamous Margate sunset- this restaurant is a MUST."