Whether you prefer to enjoy a beautiful meal under the trees on Magnolia Lawn or take a gourmet dinner with you to share in the comfort of home, The Kitchen at Descanso has two new dining options for you.

Gourmet in the Garden on Magnolia Lawn is a great way to enjoy the garden while you have a wonderful lunch, dinner, or happy hour. Order your meal and make a reservation, then pick it up at the kiosk in the courtyard. Your reserved – socially distanced – table will be waiting for you at Magnolia Lawn. You will need a membership or ticket to enter the gardens.

Looking to take a night off of cooking or holding a small family gathering, Gourmet in the Garden has you covered. The Kitchen at Descanso has a variety of wonderful mains, salads, and appetizers – even their famous enchiladas – so there is something for everyone.

To enjoy either Gourmet in the Garden options, please note:

  • Orders can be made via ChowNow.com, gourmettogo@thekitchen.net, or (626) 793-7234.
  • All orders must be made 48 hours in advance.
  • Food is available daily at 11am – 3:30pm
    • **Monday, October 26 – Saturday, October 31 from 11:00am to 2:30pm
  • To dine on Magnolia Lawn, visitors must have a ticket or membership.

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  • Dining during COVID: You are required to wear a mask and practice safe distancing to enter and in the garden. Once you are at a table with your family group, you are welcome to remove your mask and enjoy your meal. Please put it back on when you exit or wander the garden.
  • If you are picking up food, a mask is required at all times.