Dining areas

Jardin botanique Restaurant

Butterflies Go FreeBusiness hours - Butterflies Go Free

From January 1 to February 27, 2019
Monday * Closed
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday/td> 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Until 5 p.m. starting April 6
* Open for Easter (April 22)

Planétarium Rio Tinto Alcan / Sol Café

From January 1 to April 28, 2019
Monday Closed
Sunday, Tuesday and Wednesday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Thursday, Friday and Saturday 8 a.m. – 8 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).