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

Soups and Salads

Heirloom Tomato Soup ,  *NF/VEGETARIAN 4.00/6.00
   Croutons, Olive Oil, Parmesan

Summer Vegetable Soup DF/GF/NF/VEGAN 4.00/6.00 

Chinios Salad  *DF 14.00
   Marinated Chicken, Napa Cabbage, Baby Greens, Crispy Wontons, Candied Cashews
   & Chinese Mustard, Ginger Sesame-Soy Dressing
Cobb Salad  NF 14.00
   Crispy Fried Chicken, Bacon, Egg, Blue Cheese, Cherry Tomato, Avocado   
Caesar Salad   NF 12.00
   Parmesan, Lemon Rosemary Croutons
   House Caesar Dressing

Heirloom Tomato Salad * GF/NF/VEGETARIAN 12.00
  Feta, Balsamic, Golden Raisins, Basil

Greek Pasta Salad * GF/NF/VEGETARIAN 11.00
  Kalamata Olives, Cucumber, Capers, 
  Heirloom Cherry Tomato

(Add Chicken to any salad $4)


All sandwiches are served with house made chips & dill pickle
Substitute Fries DF/NF 2.00

Braised Carnita Torta * NF 12.00
  Bolillo Bread, Chihuahua
  Chihuahua Cheese, Peppers and Onions
Carnegie Sandwich * NF  14.00
  Rye, Shaved Pastrami, White Cheddar
  House Kraut, Caramelized Onions, Herb Remoulade

Naser Club *  14.00
  Multi Wheat, Turkey, Ham,  
  Bacon, Lettuce and Tomato
Falafel Pita  * NF/VEGETARIAN 15.00
  Garbanzo, Feta Cheese, Mixed Greens, Tomato  
  Mint Raita, Tzatziki


All items marked with an astericks (*) can be made into a combo
1/2 Sandwich & Salad 14.00
1/2 Sandwich and Cup of Soup 14.00
Salad and Cup of Soup 14.00


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

Grilled Cheese, PBJ, or Chicken Tenders 6.00


Fresh Seasonal Fruit Cup DF/GF/NF 4.00
Root Beer Float, Vanilla Ice Cream, Barq's Root Beer GF/NF 3.00
Giant Chocolate Chip Cookie NF 3.00 

*DF=Dairy Free

*GF - Gluten Free

*NF = Nut Free


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.