A mother sits on the Garden's lawn with her son.

Brunch & Dining

Mother’s Day Brunch Presented by
STARR Catering Group

Sunday, May 14; 11 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Indulge in a brunch spread from STARR featuring fresh-baked pastries, artisanal cheeses, hearty breakfast staples, a carving station, coffee, tea, and more. A cash bar will offer wine, beer, and cocktails for purchase. View the menu here and get your tickets.

Brunch tickets also include:

  • All-Garden Pass admission to the Mother’s Day Garden Party, Enid A. Haupt Conservatory, Everett Children’s Adventure Garden, Rock Garden, Tram Tour, and all exhibitions on the day of your visit (up to a $30 value per person)
  • Complimentary valet parking

Brunch & Supper Ticket prices:

  • Adults (13 and over): Non-Member $90 / Member $80
  • Kids (ages 2–12): Non-Member $55 / Member $50
  • Kids under 2: Free

Hudson Garden Grill

Saturday & Sunday; 11 a.m.–6 p.m.
Book your reservations on OpenTable.
Advance reservations strongly recommended.
Nestled within the idyllic setting of the 40-acre Ross Conifer Arboretum, Hudson Garden Grill is the first full-service dining destination to open on the grounds of The New York Botanical Garden. Award-winning Executive Chef Julian Alonzo’s menu, spotlights the innovative flavors of New American cuisine as inspired by locally-sourced, ethically-produced ingredients from Hudson Valley farms and other regional producers. Providing an intimate sit-down dining space for NYBG visitors and the general public, STARR Catering Group’s picturesque establishment offers a true Garden experience, bringing a sense of natural beauty, refinement, and seasonality to each aspect of its culinary offerings and construction.

Pine Tree Café

Saturday & Sunday; 10 a.m.–6 p.m.
Leon Levy Visitor Center

Enjoy first-class culinary creations amid one of the Garden’s arboreal wonders with a family-friendly menu that ranges from artisanal panini, Neapolitan-style pizza, and signature salads to sweet treats and snacks.


Saturday & Sunday; 10 a.m.–6 p.m.
Daffodil Hill

Picnic on Daffodil Hill while enjoying the delicious offerings for sale from various NYC food trucks. Beer and wine also available for purchase.

Participating vendors:

Andy’s Italian Ices
La Bella Torte
Deli N Dogz
Gorilla Cheese
Kimchi Taco (Sunday only)
Souvlaki GR
Van Leeuwen
Yankee Doodle Dandy’s

Beverage providers:

Bronx Beer Hall
City Winery

La Casa Azul Taco Truck

Saturday & Sunday; 11 a.m.–6 p.m.
Near the Mosholu Gate

Check out NYBG’s taco truck’s delicious Mexican fare.

NYBG Burger Truck

Saturday & Sunday; 11 a.m.–6 p.m.
Daffodil Hill

Enjoy a freshly made hamburger along with a variety of tasty snacks and beverages.