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Cafétéria des Beaux-Arts

NEW! NGC Members enjoy 10% discount on food at the cafeteria, with minimum purchase of $5.

Located at the end of the Concourse off the Great Hall, and across from the Contemporary galleries, this beautifully appointed room has its own glass rotunda, access to a private patio and an inspiring view of Nepean Point, the Ottawa River and Parliament Hill. The Cafeteria is designed to serve families and groups in an informal, self-service atmosphere. Choose from three daily specials, salad and dessert bars, made-to-order sandwiches and more. Close a half-hour before Gallery closing.
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Café l'Entrée

*Closed from 25 February to mid-December 2013 during Great Hall windows replacement*

New! Members enjoy 20% discount on food at the Café l’Entrée with minimum purchase of $15.

Overlooking the Ottawa River, the Café l'Entrée is situated in the Great Hall, the focal point of the Gallery. Perfect for lunch or afternoon high tea, the Café's menu emphasizes elegantly prepared, light foods and fine pastries. Group menus are available upon request. Reservations are recommended (Office: 613-943-0247, Café l'Entrée: 613-991-4060). 
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Situated near the Gallery's main entrance, and enjoying private access to a tree-filled sunken courtyard, Sketches' vending machines supplement brown-bag lunch offerings.


Banquets, Meetings and Rental Facilities

Setting, scale and the artistic legacy of a nation, the National Gallery of Canada has everything to make your event outstanding. Learn more about Space Rentals here.

NEW: NGC Members enjoy 20% discount on food for group reservation made through our banquet reservation office.


KW Catering & Events

KW Catering & Events is proud to be the food services operator to the National Gallery of Canada. KW Catering serves the daily needs of National Gallery visitors and the catering requirements for special events clients.

Sandra Ibrahim: General Manager
Ian Carswell: Executive Chef

Office: 613-943-0247
Café l’Entrée: 613-991-4060