What's On

The Rubens at the Palace, opposite the Royal Mews of Buckingham Palace, celebrates each month of the year with inspiring events and the chance to sample extraordinary local and seasonal cuisine, international flavours and enables guests to learn about the latest trends.  Enjoy a variety of different dining and entertainment experiences with family or friends for unforgettable memories.   

We go to great lengths to provide the very best experience in each of our venues, and welcome suggestions from you for future events too, so please do feel free to let us know what may be of interest to you. 

We look forward to welcoming you in the coming months. 

APRIL

30% off on National Tea Party Day

Enjoy 30% off our Royal Afternoon Tea on National Tea Party Day, and taste treats that have been influenced by Royal events and dining trends. Overlooking the Royal Mews of Buckingham Palace, the Palace Lounge is the perfect venue to while away the afternoon sipping our exclusive Rubens' Jubilee blend from Twinings.

Time: 12h00 - 17h00 

Venue: The Palace Lounge

Price: £27.50 per person 

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Sunday Lunch with a Lanson Flight

Enjoy the best of British cuisine in the English Grill, with a rich royal theme of grandeur with polished silver, beautiful chandeliers and tailcoat waiters. The finest local produce is used, with dishes such as Aubrey Allen’s Roast Rib of Beef and poached salmon. Enhance your experience by adding on our Lanson Flight to your lunch.

Time: 12h30 - 14h30 | Every Sunday

Venue: The English Grill

Price: £45 two course | £55 three courses

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Queen’s Gallery & Afternoon Tea

Enjoy a Royal Afternoon Tea including tickets to the Queen Gallery. Taste heavenly dishes which have been influenced by Royal events and dining trends throughout the centuries. Overlooking the Royal Mews of Buckingham Palace, the Palace Lounge is the perfect venue to while away the afternoon sipping our exclusive Rubens' Jubilee blend from Twinings.

Time: 12h00 - 17h00 | Throughout April

Venue: The Palace Lounge

Price: £51 per person | Last admission to the Gallery is at 16:15
Tickets to the Queens Gallery are non-refundable

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Tea Time at bbar

Enjoy our unique and mouth watering take on Afternoon Tea.

Filled to the brim with a delicious selection of traditional South African treats, including mini bunny chows with fillings including smoked salmon and pancetta and Boerewors, chakalaka and crispy onion, complimented by freshly baked scones - both traditional and apricot and Amarula.

Time: 14h00 - 17h00 | Monday - Saturday

Venue: bbar

Price: £10 per person

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MAY

Royal Afternoon Tea with Champagne

Join us as we celebrate the Royal Wedding weekend and toast to the couple with a complimentary glass of Champagne.

Enjoy treats that have been influenced by Royal events and dining trends. Overlooking the Royal Mews of Buckingham Palace, the Palace Lounge is the perfect venue to while away the afternoon sipping our exclusive Rubens' Jubilee blend from Twinings.

Time: 12h00 - 17h00 

Venue: The Palace Lounge

Price: £39 per person 

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Three Course Curry Special

Join us for an inspired journey through our delicious three-course curry menu created by Chef Arun Kumar, celebrating authentic flavours made with the finest ingredients and exclusively imported spices from India.

Enjoy an intimate and supremely comfortable setting of the restaurant incorporates Rajasthani hand embroidery and rich red colours which reflect the vibrant diversity of the dishes.

Time: 17h30 - 23h00

Venue: The Curry Room

Price: £29.00 per person

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Express Lunch in The English Grill

Enjoy the best of British cuisine in the English Grill, opulently designed with a rich royal theme of grandeur with polished silver, beautiful chandeliers and tailcoat waiters. The finest local produce is used, with dishes such as black pudding scotch eggs, our traditional pie of the day, poached salmon, baked cheesecake English trifle.

Time: 12h30 - 14h30

Venue: The English Grill

Price: £29.00 two-courses |  £35.00 three-courses

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National BBQ Week

Join us as well celebrate National BBQ Week! Enjoy one delicious main course which includes BBQ chicken salad with avocado, roasted tomatoes and crispy bacon, grilled fish of the day, BBQ beef short ribs with charcoal grilled corn on the cob, sweet potato fries and grilled Boerewors served with all the traditional trimmings and a beer of your choice.

Time: 12h00 - 22h30 | From the 28th May - 3rd June

Venue: bbar

Price: £25.00 per person

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