Café

Enjoy lunch in the beautiful surroundings of Duke Gardens, at the Terrace Café in the Bartter Family Terrace House. The menu from The Picnic Basket varies but usually includes a variety of salads, sides, sandwiches, cold beverages, coffee, snacks, and Maple View Farm's ice cream. The cafe also features a menu of gluten-free items.

Cafe hours (weather permitting): Mon.-Fri., 11 a.m.-3 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; Sun., noon-4 p.m.

Groups may arrange lunches at least three days in advance by calling 919-660-3957.

Seasonal closing: The cafe closes each year in late November for the winter season. It will close for the season at the end of the day Nov. 19, 2017. It generally reopens the following March.