The Grounds of Alexandria

This cafe/restaurant is built in a former old pie factory, and they've kept the rustic feeling in both surroundings and delicious food. The combination of open gardens, animals, flowers, cafe, restaurant, and bar settings makes for a beautiful location both to eat at and photograph. Different events and experiences are set up throughout the year, with the venue definitely catering to an Instagram audience, so make sure to check their website beforehand at to see what's on. Note: you may need to book a group to get into some of the more picturesque spots.
Time of day
Busier on weekends, peaking around mid-morning and lunchtime
Free to enter, food and drink prices vary.
Opening hours
Opens at 7am on weekdays, 7:30am on weekends, and closes at 9pm every day except Friday and Saturday nights, when it closes at 9:30pm
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