1919 cafe


Jade Court Cafe, 1919 Cafe, Freshwater Pavilion, and Red Car coffee shop now open. Admission is not required to dine at 1919 Cafe or Red Car coffee shop. A limited number of tables are available in the Garden Court and patio adjacent to the ticketing area for picnicking. No outside alcoholic beverages. No picnicking allowed in the gardens.
The Rose Garden Tea Room is currently closed for renovations, reopening early 2023. 

Freshwater Pavilion NEW!

Freshwater Pavilion

Located in the Chinese Garden, the newly reopened Freshwater Pavilion is serving milk tea (with optional boba) and iced teas; pastries including macarons, croissants, and whoopie pies; delicious grab-and-go fare including a Korean noodle salad and assorted snacks.  


Thursday–Sunday | 11 a.m.–3:30 p.m.

Jade Court Cafe

Jade Court Cafe

Serving delicious pork and chive pot stickers, Dan Dan Noodles, spicy-sweet Ginger Crème Brûlée and more, the new Jade Court Cafe is already a Huntington favorite. Members at the Patron level and above (Benefactor and Society of Fellows) are eligible for a 10% discount! 

Reservations not accepted.


Monday/Wednesday–Friday | 11 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
Saturday–Sunday | 11 a.m.–4 p.m.
Closed Tuesdays

1919 Cafe

1919 (café)

Serving a selection of freshly prepared menu items along with the recently re-opened taqueria. Indoor and outdoor dining available. The Bar is also open offering a wide selection of wine and beer. Members at the Premier levels are eligible for a 10% discount! (Affiliate, Patron, Supporting, Benefactor and Society of Fellows)


Reservations not accepted.

Mon., Wed., Thurs. | 11 a.m.–5 p.m.
Friday–Sunday | 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Closed Tuesdays

Red Car coffee shop

1919 (café)

Inspired by the Pacific Electric Railway and showcasing travel posters from The Huntington’s Collections, Red Car coffee shop offers espresso, tea, pastries, ice cream, snacks, and grab-and-go fare. Pick up a warm croissant breakfast sandwich, muffin, or scone to go if you’re in a hurry or take your time and enjoy a sandwich or salad for lunch seated at the banquette, booth, or bar area.

Wednesday–Monday | 8 a.m.–5:30 p.m.
Closed Tuesdays


Rose Garden Tea Room (TEMPORARILY CLOSED )

rose garden tea room

Set within the historic Rose Garden, the Tea Room offers an elegant and memorable experience inspired by the tradition of English tea service with a distinctive California twist.

The Tea Room and adjacent Patio Grill are currently closed for renovation until early 2023. Tea for Two on the 1919 Cafe patio has been temporarily suspended as we prepare for more updates to 1919 Cafe. Sign up for our weekly email to receive Huntington news and future dates for Tea for Two.

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