Garden Café

The Garden Café provides a serene spot for lunch in the West Building next to the Ground Floor galleries.

Garden Café Français
Inspired by masterpieces from the Degas’s Little Dancer exhibition, Chef Michel Richard, award-winning chef and owner of Central Michel Richard in Washington, DC, has created a buffet and à la carte menu of signature French dishes for the Garden Café.

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Buffet and à la Carte Menu (PDF 141KB)
Beverages Menu (PDF 143KB)

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Pumpkin Bisque (PDF 106KB)
Cornish Game Hen (PDF 59KB)
Crème Brûlée (PDF 101KB)

Hours
Closed Friday, January 2, through Friday, January 9, 2015
Monday–Saturday, 11:30 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Sunday, noon–4:00 p.m.
Sunday, 4:00–6:00 p.m. (concert dessert menu only on performance days)

To reserve for groups of eight or more, please contact the café manager at (202) 712-7454 or by e-mail at RestaurantAssociates@nga.gov

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What's on View

During construction East Building galleries that usually display art to the public are closed. Learn more about the renovation at the National Gallery of Art.

Hours & Location

The National Gallery of Art is located on the National Mall between 3rd and 9th Streets NW along Constitution Avenue NW.

Gallery Hours
Monday–Saturday: 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Sunday: 11:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.

Closed
December 25 and January 1

Address
Location
6th Street and Constitution Avenue NW Washington, DC

GPS Location (latitude, longitude): 38.892092,-77.019973

Mailing
2000B South Club Drive, Landover, MD 20785

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