Arboretum Cafe

pastries, muffins, cookies, bagels display case

The Arboretum Cafe, located on the second floor of the Oswald Visitors Center, is open year round and offers a wide variety of freshly made Grab & Go items. Each day, the Restaurant serves delicious lunches including a variety of homemade soups, salads, fresh bakery items and made-to-order kid's items. The Cafe's Java City Coffee is 100% fair trade coffee. Beer and wine also available. Arboretum WiFi is also available in the Cafe for those looking for a welcoming environment from which to access the internet on various devices.


Newton Terrace

Newton Dining Terrace

This lovely garden setting provides approximately 160 of seats on two levels in which to enjoy your morning coffee, lunch or snack at any time.  It is set into the hillside and shaded in the afternoon by large trees on the hillside. Honeylocust will provide future shade and surrounding perennials add seasonal color.  It's a great place to sit, relax and eat.


Weekend Breakfast

Visit the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum on Saturday or Sunday morning and enjoy breakfast in the cafe.

View our Weekend Breakfast Menu.

Cafe Hours

Monday through Saturday
9 a.m.-4 p.m.

10 a.m.-4 p.m.


9 a.m.-12 p.m.

10 a.m.-1 p.m.


Plan your wedding, private party, or business meeting at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum and let Arboretum Catering provide the dining and refreshments.

Learn about Arboretum Catering.