Pavilion Café

With a panoramic view of the Sculpture Garden, the Pavilion Café offers specialty pizzas, sandwiches, salads, desserts, and assorted beverages.

Alcoholic beverages brought from outside are prohibited in the Sculpture Garden and are subject to confiscation.

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Sculpture Garden Hours

Labor Day to Mid-November
Monday–Saturday, 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Sunday, 11:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.

Pavilion Café Hours

Labor Day through Mid-November
Monday–Friday, 10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Sunday, 11:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

For questions or comments regarding the Pavilion Café, please call the café manager at (202) 289-3360.

Pavilion Café Menu


Seasonal Soup Selection


Mediterranean Platter
Hummus, tabbouleh, grape leaves, and Kalamata olives served with pita bread
Trio of SpreadsRoasted red pepper hummus, black olive spread, and pimento cheese spread served with pita chips
Santa Fe Dip 
Black beans, guacamole, pico de gallo, sour cream, salsa, and corn relish served with crispy tortillas

Entrée Salads
Chicken can be added for an additional $2.00

Southwestern Cobb Salad
Mixed greens, hard-cooked egg, bacon, pepper jack cheese, diced tomatoes, black beans, corn relish, and diced chicken served with Southwest Ranch dressing
Quinoa Spinach & Kale Salad
Toasted quinoa, blueberries, craisins, walnuts, baby kale, and spinach served with honey apple cider vinaigrette
Asian Noodle Salad
Lo-mein noodles, Savoy cabbage, red bell pepper, scallions, matchstick carrots, and edamame served with sesame dressing
Mediterranean Salad
Field greens, hummus, garbanzo beans, feta cheese, cherry tomatoes, Kalamata olives,  and cucumbers with creamy Greek dressing


Chicken Pizza
Grilled chicken, mozzarella blend, tomato sauce, green peppers, red peppers, and roasted garlic
Tri-Color Salad Pizza
Ricotta, mozzarella, Asiago cheeses topped with fresh arugula, radicchio, and tomatoes on a whole wheat crust
Pepperoni Pizza
Four cheeses topped with pepperoni
Four Cheese Pizza
Mozzarella, provolone, Asiago, and Parmesan cheese

Toasted Sandwiches
Served with small mixed green salad

Montreal Beef Sandwich
Roast beef, banana peppers, caramelized onions, and provolone cheese on multigrain ciabatta
Rachael Reuben
Roasted turkey, Swiss cheese, cole slaw and Thousand Island dressing on rye bread
Spicy Rojas Sandwich
Sliced chicken breast, Monterey jack cheese and chipotle aioli on ciabatta
Cheddar Apple Sandwich
Fuji apples, cheddar cheese, Virginia mango chutney served on a baguette

Cold Sandwiches
Served with small mixed green salad

Tuna Salad Sandwich
White albacore tuna, mayonnaise, lettuce, and tomatoes served on a whole-grain croissant
Lemon Tarragon Chicken Salad Sandwich
With lettuce and tomato served on 12-grain bread
Summer Vegetable Sandwich
Roasted zucchini, roasted tomato, red onion, feta cheese, banana peppers, and hummus served on a rosemary foccacia
Roasted Turkey Sandwich
Oven-roasted turkey with creamy Brie, and blueberry-orange marmalade served on a baguette

Children's Menu
Served with chips or whole fruit and
fountain soda, bottled water, or milk

Grilled Cheese Sandwich $6.50
Hot Dog $6.50
Peanut Butter and Jelly

Assorted Pastries, Desserts, and Daily Specials

Croissant (Plain)
Chocolate Croissant $4.95
Fruit Tarts
Chocolate Chip Cookie 
Fresh Fruit Cup 
Whole Fruit


Fountain Soda
Pepsi, Diet Pepsi, Dr Pepper, Mountain Dew, Lemonade, Root Beer, and Iced Tea
Bottled Water
Bottled Juice
Apple and Orange
Hot Tea
Double Espresso


Sam Adams
Bud Light
Pilsner Urquel
Stella Artois (Draft) - Glass
Stella Artois (Draft) - Pitcher


  Glass Bottle/Pitcher
$6.00 $17.00
Belle Ambiance Pinot Grigio
$7.00 $25.00
Poema Brut Sparkling Rosé
$8.00 $28.00
Hidden Crush Chardonnay
$7.00 $25.00
Five Rivers Pinot Noir
$8.00 $28.00
Red Rock Malbec
$7.75 $25.00

Sunday Brunch Menu
11 am-2 pm

Scrambled Eggs with chives, home fries with onion and peppers, buttermilk biscuit with butter and jelly, choice of turkey sausage or smoked bacon
Steel Cut Oatmeal with brown sugar, dried cranberries, and raisins
Whole Grain Croissant wiht Egg Whites, spinach and Swiss cheese served with fresh fruit $8.95
Butter Croissant with Egg, cheddar cheese, and smoked bacon served with fresh fruit $8.95
Breakfast Pizza with Eggs, shredded mozzarella, provolone, peppers, and caramelized onion
Granola and Yogurt Parfait (layers of fresh fruit, granola and Greek yogurt) $6.50
Fresh Fruit Cup $5.75
Cinnamon Roll (served warm with glazed icing) $3.00
Scones (assorted) $1.95
Sparkling wine and orange juice

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