Enjoy sandwiches, snacks, coffee, and more!

Splash! Cafe  by The French Gourmet

Located at the entrance to Birch Aquarium at Scripps

  • Hours:
  • Monday-Sunday 9:00 a.m.—4:30 p.m.

Splash! Cafe offers an array of gourmet delights next to the life-sized gray whale fountain. Relax outdoors during your visit and choose from a variety of hot and cold beverages, sandwiches, snacks, and more. 

Splash Cafe Menu

  • Fair trade coffees from Cafe Moto, roasted locally in a solar-fueled roaster.
  • Sandwiches, salads, and side dishes made daily from scratch by The French Gourmet.
  • Splash! proudly serves Boxed Water.  In keeping with the aquarium's mission, this product is taking the first step towards eliminating the plastic bottles that are desperately harmful to our oceans.
  • Splash! boasts a variety of grab-and-go snacks. Options include gluten-free and organic selections, as well as good, old-fashioned candy bars. 

Plenty of seating and umbrellas for shade are available.
Credit cards accepted.
Birch Aquarium members receive a 10% discount at Splash! Cafe.