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. 

JUNE

Queen’s Gallery & Three Course Dinner

Enjoy a three-course dining experience in our Curry Room including tickets to the Queen Gallery, the Splendours of the Subcontinent: A Prince's Tour of India 1875-6. After indulge in a gourmet journey, start with keema samosa, poppadums, then indulge in a choice of mains that include inspired traditional Indian curries, completing the experience with a choice of desserts.

Time: 12h00 - 14h00 

Venue: The Curry Room

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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Summer Picnic in the Park

Enjoy a picnic feast in the park this summer, served in traditional wicker baskets from The Rubens at the Palace. London is famous for its glorious parks and our picnic hampers are filled with delicious al fresco goodies - perfect for a lazy afternoon. Complete with delicate finger sandwiches, salads, Kentish garden strawberries & clotted cream and homemade pastries. 

For extra sparkle, perhaps add a bottle of recommended wine or Champagne.

Time: Daily | Weather permitting  

Price: £25 per person | Minimum two people 

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Father's Day Lunch in The English Grill

Join us for Father's Day as we celebrate fatherhood!

All das's enjoying lunch with us are invited join us in The New York Bar after lunch for a complimentary, interactive Whisky Experience.

Time: 12h30 - 14h30 

Venue: The English Grill | The New York Bar

Price: Two courses £45 | £55 Three courses per person

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Fish and chips at bbar

Join us in celebration of National Fish and Chips Day in our award-wining bar throughout June.

Enjoy a much loved classic battered fish and chips, including mushy peas and a pint of Czech Budvar.

Time: 12h00 - 17h00 | Monday - Saturday

Venue: bbar

Price: £20 per person

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JULY

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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Summer Cocktails

Join us in the Palace Lounge for some refreshing summer-inspired cocktails as or expert mixologists produce signature summer cocktails.

Choose from woody frozen Rooibos ice-tea which features homemade Rooibos and tonic water paired with Bourbon to iced coconut Thai coffee tea paired with coffee liqueur.

Time: 12h00 - 17h00 

Venue: The Palace Lounge

Price: From £6 per cocktail

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AUGUST

Celebrating Afternoon Tea Week

Enjoy 30% off our Royal Afternoon Tea in celebration of Afternoon Tea Week, 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 | 16h00 - 17h00

Venue: The Palace Lounge

Price: £27.30 per person 

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Summer Picnic in the Park

Enjoy a picnic feast in the park this summer, served in traditional wicker baskets. London is famous for its glorious parks and our picnic hampers are filled with delicious al fresco goodies - perfect for a lazy afternoon. Complete with delicate finger sandwiches, salads, Kentish garden strawberries & clotted cream and homemade pastries. 
For extra sparkle, perhaps add a bottle of recommended wine or Champagne.

Time: Daily | Weather permitting  

Price: £25 per person | Minimum two people 

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