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


Elote Soup* 4.00/6.00
Roasted Local Corn, Poblano, Cotija, Valentina Hot Sauce, Cilantro, Lime Crema 
Soup Du Jour* 4.00/6.00


Power Greens and Pumpkin Seeds*   14.00
  Black Kale, Rainbow Charred, Red Kale, Spiced Pumpkin Seeds, 
  Herbed Goat Cheese, Roasted Beets, 
  Cranberry Pink Peppercorn Vinaigrette 

Forelle Pear* 14.00
 Local Bibb Lettuce, Sliced Forelle Pear, Frisee, Radicchio, 
  Blue Cheese Crumbles with Tart Cherry Vinaigrette  

Heirloom Caprese* 14.00
  Marinated Heirloom Tomatoes, Fresh Sliced Buffalo Mozzarella,
 Chiffonade Opal Basil, Wilted Black Kale, 
  Balsamic Glaze and Wildflower Honey 

Arugula Salad* 14.00
  Tangerines, Red Plum, Orange, Dried Cranberries,
  Toasted Almonds with Wildflower Honey Ginger 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 $4)

(Add Steak to any salad $7)


All sandwiches are served with your choice of house made chips, house salad or french fries & dill pickle

Red Chimichurri Steak Sandwich* 17.00
  Sliced Flat Iron Steak, Chihuahua Cheese, Avocado,
  Chili Fried Onions, Heirloom Pico De Gallo,
  on Grilled Bollio Bread

Chicken Pesto Panini*  13.00
  Sliced Chicken Breast, Buffalo Mozzarella, Sundried Tomatoes,
   Pesto Aioli, Arugula on Ciabatta Bread

French Dip* 15.00
  Shaved Prime Beef, Bourbon Caramelized Sweet Onions,
  Horseradish Aioli, Provolone Cheese,
   on Ciabatta Bread with a side of Au Jus

Grown Man's Grilled Cheese* 12.00
  Bacon Date Marmalade, Herbed Goat Cheese, 
  Havarti on Meyer Lemon Rosemary Toast


1/2 Featured Sandwich & Salad 13.00
1/2 Featured Sandwich & Cup of Soup 13.00
Cup of Soup and Salad 13.00


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


Warm Plum Cobbler *This Item is Cooked To Order, Please Allow 10 Minutes for Cook Time* 7.00
Giant Seasonal Cookie 3.50
Giant Seasonal Brownies 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