Selby Gardens

Marie Selby Botanical Gardens is open every day from 10am to 5pm except Christmas Day. Admission is $17.00.

Local Coffee + Tea operates the Selby House Cafe
in the home built by Marie and Bill Selby in 1921.
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The cafe is open everyday from 10am to 4pm with admission required. A variety of food options and beverages are offered including sandwiches, wraps, salads, soups, cookies, ice cream and other snacks, as well as locally roasted coffee and espresso drinks, loose leaf tea hot or iced and beer, wine and champagne. The Selby House Café menu can be found here.


Local Coffee + Tea offers a special menu for groups touring the gardens. Details for your tour and the menu can be found here. 



Local Catering is available to cater events either at Selby Gardens or in the Sarasota area. Locally roasted coffee, and pastries from a nearby bakery for a continental breakfast, vegetables and fruit from the Sarasota Farmer’s Market for lunch, appetizers or dinner, or a high tea garden party. Please contact Michael at


Visit the Carriage House Tea Room to try free sample of at least 3 teas. Over 30 loose leaf teas are available for purchase along with a wonderful selection of tea accessories (tea toys) Visit the Tea Journey page for more tea related details and activities.

Enjoy your visit to Selby Gardens!


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