Dining areas

Jardin botanique Restaurant

The Jardin botanique Restaurant is currently closed.

Planétarium Rio Tinto Alcan / Sol Café

Effective November 1, 2018
Monday Closed
Sunday, Tuesday and Wednesday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Thursday, Friday and Saturday 8 a.m. – p.m.
Holiday schedule
December 22 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.
December 23 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
December 24-25 Closed
December 26 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
December 27-28-29 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.
December 30 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
December 31 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
January 1-2 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.


Picnics at Space for Life

Jardin botanique and Insectarium

Although picnicking is not allowed in the gardens, we do have some specially designated picnic areas on both sites and at the Frédéric Back Tree Pavilion.


Boîte à lunch room (dining area for groups)

80 seats

Offered for groups, by reservation: 514 868-3000

Please note: There is a $3 charge for children under age 4 who use this service (children 4 and under are admitted to the Jardin botanique free of charge).