Splash Cafe

Splash! Cafe by The French Gourmet

Located at the entrance to Birch Aquarium at Scripps.
Hours: Monday-Sunday 9 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.  

  • 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.
  • Guests are welcome to bring food and drink into the aquarium 
  • Birch Aquarium members receive a 10% discount at Splash! Cafe.

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