Parabola Bar Café Restaurant

The new Design Museum's restaurant partner is Prescott & Conran who operate the Parabola bar café restaurant, the Coffee & Juice Counter, as well as catering for private events.

Opening times and contact:

Monday to Wednesday 12:00 - 23:00
Thursday 12:00 - 23:30
Friday to Saturday 10:00 - 23:30
Sunday 10:00 - 18:00

The Guest Chef Series will be taking a summer break during August, relaunching in September. Parabola cafe-bar-restaurant will continue to be open for lunch and afternoon tea throughout August.

Call: +44 (0)20 79408795


Parabola Restaurant

Parabola offers modern, informal all-day dining including lunch, afternoon tea and dinner

Guest Chef Series

Visit this spring, when Rowley Leigh will be returning to Parabola where he will be curating the evening offer as part of the ongoing Guest Chef Series. The partnership will include a series of regularly changing menus designed by Rowley plus a number of special dinners and events which he will be hosting.

Parabola Bar

Open from midday serving 10 classic cocktails alongside a regularly changing list of craft beer, wines and spirits.

Parabola design

Renowned architecture and interiors Universal Design Studio, founded by Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby, was commissioned to design both the restaurant and members' bar.

Coffee & Juice Counter

Visitors can pick up a coffee, juice or something more substantial to eat in or takeaway from the Coffee & Juice counter on the ground floor of the museum.

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