The Purple Foot is a lunch-only restaurant (11-2) wine and gift shop (10-5), started in 1978 and still the IN place to have lunch. In addition to the Back Room Restaurant, there is a lovely outdoor patio garden and fountain - 'The Garden of Eatin'- to add to your eating pleasure. The menu includes a large variety of deli, croissant and pita bread sandwiches, quiches, crepes, soups, salads, fancy baked potatoes, special desserts. Beverages include wines and beers. The shop offers a large variety of local and international wines, and unusual gifts from around the world.