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 catering varies but usually includes a variety of salads, sides, sandwiches, cold beverages, coffee, snacks, and Maple View Farm's ice cream. The café 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., except on university holidays.

Groups may arrange lunches at least three days in advance by calling 919-490-5796.

For other nearby dining options, please see the Duke Dining website

Seasonal closing: The café closes each year in mid-November for the winter season and typically reopens in early spring.