Nasher Cafe by Wolfgang Puck


Tuesday – Sunday, 11 am – 3:30 pm (food service) and 4 pm (beverage service)

Please note that hours are subject to change depending on private events.


Visitors that are non-members must buy a ticket to the galleries in order to gain access to the Cafe.

Complete your visit with a delicious lunch overlooking the Nasher Garden. The menu features seasonal sandwiches, salads and soups that are prepared using only the freshest farmer's market produce, artisanal breads and locally-supplied ingredients.

The Cafe provides indoor and outdoor seating for up to 100 guests. We do not accept reservations with the exception of Mother’s Day. If your time is limited and you have a group of 8 – 13 guests, we recommend you pre-select your order from the menu. For more information, please call 214.242.5144.

If you are interested in hosting a daytime event for 13 or more guests, we would be delighted to accommodate you in the Private Dining Room as a private event, handled through Catering. For further information, please call Lindsey James at 214.242.5141 or email You may also call our Private Events department for room rental information at 214.242.5182 or email

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Seasonal Cafe Menu


Roasted Cauliflower & Coconut* 6.00
Soup Du Jour* 6.00


Apple & Frisee* WP  13.00
  Fuji Apples, Wild Arugula, Manchego Cheese, 
  Radicchio, Dried Cranberry, Toasted Almond, 
  Sherry Tarragon Vinaigrette

Tapenade Pasta Salad* 12.00
  Whole Wheat Pasta, Three Olive Tapenade,
  Sun Dried Tomato, Extra Virgin Olive Oil, 
  With Feta and Fresh Basil

Mizuna & Brussels Sprout* 12.00
  Mizuna, Baby Spinach, Shaved Brussels Sprouts,
  Shiitake Mushroom, Puffed Rice Noodles, 
  Sesame Soy Vinaigrette

Grilled Artichoke & Kale* 13.00
  Italian Black Kale, Grilled Artichoke Hearts,
  Plumped Golden Raisins, Toasted Pine Nuts,
  Meyer Lemon Vinaigrette

Chinese Chicken Salad* WP 14.00
  Napa Cabbage, Marinated Chicken,
  Baby Greens, Crispy Wontons, Candied Cashews
  & Ginger Sesame-Soy Dressing

(Add Chicken to any salad $3)


All Sandwiches are served with House made Chips & Dill Pickle

Short Rib Torta* 13.00
  Slow Braised Short Rib, Queso Fresco, Cilantro,
  Avocado, Lime Crema,
  Served on a Bolillo Roll
  Add Fried Egg** $2.00

Grilled Sriracha Chicken WP 13.00
  Grilled Chicken Breast, The Famous Rooster Sauce,
  Scallion, Pickled Daikon, Purple Cabbage,
  Garlic Lime Aioli, on a Cracked Wheat Bun
Add Bacon** 2.00

Seared Tofu and Kimici* 12.00
  Ginger Marinated Seared Tofu, House Made Kimici,
  Peanut Scallion Sauce, Toasted Sesame, Mizuna,
  on Local Artisan Multigrain

Sage Apple Chicken Salad* 12.00
  Roasted Chicken, Fresh Sage, Purple Onions,
  Celery, Diced Fuji Apples with Mixed Field Greens
  on Brioche Roll


1/2 Featured Sandwich & Salad 12.50
1/2 Featured Sandwich & Cup of Soup 12.50
Cup of Soup and Salad 12.50


All kids meals served with Animal Crackers, & Soda or Juice

Grilled Cheese, PBJ, or Chicken Tenders 6.00


Cup of Soup 4.00
Bowl of Soup 6.00
House made Chips 2.50
House Salad 6.00
Fresh Fruit 3.00


Key Lime Cheesecake Parfait with Candied Lime Peel 6.00
Giant Chocolate Chip Cookie 3.50


Peet's Espresso
  Espresso Single 2.25 Double 3.75
  Cappuccino Single 4.00 Double 5.75
  Latte Single 4.00 Double 4.75
  Mocha Single 4.50 Double 5.95
  Macchiato Single 4.00 Double 4.75
  Americano Single 2.25 Double 3.75

Peet's Brewed Coffee 1.95
Assorted Hot Teas 2.45
Fresh Brewed Iced Tea 2.25
Bottled Water 5.00
Sparkling Water 5.00
Sodas 1.75
Specialty Beer 6.00
Domestic Beer 5.00
Red & White Wine by the Glass 8.00

WP - Items marked with the WP are based on recipes from the "Wolfgang Puck Makes it Healthy," which can be found on sale in the Nasher Sculpture Center gift shop.

**In the interest of public health, Compass Group chooses to remind its guests of increased risk of foodborne illness associated with eating raw or undercooked animal foods such as eggs, meat, poultry, or seafood. 

The Nasher Cafe Menu


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