Where can I get something to eat close by?
Restaurants and takeaway outlets can be found in the gardens or close by.
Picnicking is not allowed in the gardens, only at certain dedicated locations in the Park.
The Buvette du Dauphin
The Buvette du Dauphin sells sweet and savoury food to take away at the heart of the gardens and the Dauphin's Grove. Open every day except Monday from 8:30am to 18.30pm in high season (March to November), in low season during school holidays from 9am to 5.30pm.
Telephone: +33 (0)1 39 07 01 87
"Gourmandises de la Petite Venise"
This takeaway outlet proposes homemade ice creams, sweet snacks (waffles, crêpes), cakes and hot drinks.
Open Tuesday to Sunday from 12:30 to 5:30pm in high season (April to October)
Open Tuesday, Saturday and Sundays and during school holidays (except on Mondays) from 12:30 to 4:30pm in low season (November to March)
Telephone: +33 (0)1 39 53 25 69
La Petite Venise Restaurant
La Petite Venise offers refined Italian cooking in a bucolic setting at the heart of the Versailles park. It also caters for groups (50 pers. max). The restaurant is open every day from11.45pm to 6pm during high season (April to October) and from 12pm to 5pm during low season (November to March).
Reservations: +33 (0)1 39 53 25 69
La Petite Venise terraces
Takeaway outlet serving Italian-inspired food, with a terrace along the Grand Canal. Open every day from 10.30am to 6.30pm in high season (April to October) and from 11am to 5pm in low season (November to March except 25 December and 1 January).
La Flottille Restaurant
This brasserie-restaurant on the edge of the Grand Canal offers traditional French food in c.1900 setting (set menus and à la carte dining). La Flottille also caters for groups (200 pers. max). During high season (April to October), the restaurant is open every day from 11pm to 3pm and the brasserie from 8pm to 8pm. During low season (November and March), the restaurant is open every day from 11pm to 3pm and the brasserie from 8pm to 6pm.
Reservations: +33 (0)1 39 51 41 58
La Flottille takeaway
La Flottille has a wide range of takeaway items (sandwiches, salads, pankakes, drinks...). Open daily from 8:30am to 6pm during high season (April to October) and from 9am to 5pm during low season (November to March).