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Food and drink

We have several cafes and picnic areas in the museum. When you arrive please speak to a member of staff if you’d like to know which cafes are open.

Energy Café

Food counters in the Energy Cafe

Opening times: 10.00–17.30
Location: Level 0, next to the shop

Perfect for lunch—or to treat yourself to one of our homemade cakes and an award-winning coffee. Enjoy hot and cold dishes, including made-to-order pizza, salads, wraps and sandwiches.

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Pre-book your lunch

We have pre-bookable Lunch bags and Kids bags available to purchase when you book your ticket online.

You will be able to select from a sandwich or salad when booking and the additional contents (fruit, drinks etc.) can be selected on the day of your visit.

If you have any allergies or dietary requirements you can let us know during the booking process.

Lunch bag

A choice of sandwich or salad with a bag of Piper’s crisps, a piece of fruit and a cold drink from a choice available on the day.

Kid’s bag

A choice of sandwich, along with a bag of popcorn, a piece of fruit and a cold drink from a choice available on the day.

Shake bar

Shake Bar

Opening times: Wednesday–Friday 10.00–15.00 / Saturday–Sunday and school holidays 10.00–17.00
Location: Level 3

Complete your visit to Wonderlab: The Equinor Gallery at the Shake Bar, where you can indulge in delicious made-to-order ice cream milkshakes or design your own ice cream tubs by picking your own flavours and toppings.

The Diner

Opening times: Saturday–Sunday and school holidays 11.00–16.00
Location: Level 0, Next to the IMAX

Enjoy a selection of salads, sandwiches, cakes and ice cream, as well as hot and cold beverages.

Gallery café

Opening times: School holidays 11.00–16.00 
Location: Level 2, next to The Clockmakers’ Museum 

Our menu is all vegetarian and vegan, and includes vibrant salads, tasty sandwiches and healthy treats. Enjoy a selection of hot and cold beverages too.

Basement Cafe

Ice cream from the Basement cafe

Opening times: Monday–Sunday, 11.00–16.00 (school holidays only)
Location: Level -1, next to The Garden

Perfect for a snack. Enjoy a selection of sandwiches, cakes and ice cream, as well as hot and cold beverages.

Picnic area

Location: Level 3

You are welcome to bring your own food and drink, which can be eaten in the dedicated picnic area outside Wonderlab: The Equinor Gallery on Level 3.

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