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. 

Pavilion Café Hours

Mid-November to Mid-March
Monday–Thursday, 10:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m.
Friday and Saturday, 10:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m.
Sunday, 11:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m.

For questions or comments regarding the Pavilion Café, please call the café manager at (202) 289-3360. Please note the Pavilion Café will be closed for renovation during the month of January. 

Pavilion Café Menu 

Soup of the Day $5.25
Beef Chili served with shredded cheddar cheese and house-made corn bread $6.00
Entrée Salads  
Chicken can be added for an additional $2.00  
Red and Gold Quinoa with Baby Kale Salad $10.50
Red grapes, bacon, baby kale, shaved brussels sprouts, field greens, dried cranberries, and candied walnuts, with honey–apple cider vinaigrette  
Southwest Chopped Salad $10.50
Field greens, chopped romaine, grape tomatoes, cucumber, Cotija cheese, fire-roasted corn and peppers, and fried onions, tossed with chipotle ranch dressing and drizzled with BBQ sauce  
Roasted Beet Salad $10.00
Roasted beets, Mandarin oranges, field greens, toasted walnuts,and goat cheese, with orange vinaigrette  
Pasta Gratin  
Served with a small field greens salad  
Pasta au Gratin $8.00
Pasta shells, sharp cheddar cheese, creamy béchamel, and cheddar panko bread crumbs  
French Onion and Mushroom Pasta $8.50
Penne pasta, caramelized onions, wild mushrooms, creamy béchamel, and gruyère  
Spinach and Roasted Tomato Pasta   $8.50
Penne pasta, baby spinach, and roasted tomatoes in a roasted garlic tomato cream sauce  
Toasted Sandwiches  
Served with small mixed green salad  
Montreal Beef Sandwich $10.75
Roast beef, banana peppers, caramelized onions, and provolone cheese served on multigrain ciabatta  
Brie, Apple, and Honey $9.75
Granny Smith apples, honey, and Brie on cranberry-walnut bread  
Spicy Rojas Sandwich $10.00
Sliced chicken breast, Monterey Jack cheese, and chipotle aioli on ciabatta   
Black Bean Burger $10.75
Black bean and brown rice patty, roasted peppers, arugula, fontina cheese, and roasted garlic mayonnaise on a focaccia roll  
Warm Turkey Sandwich $10.50
Roasted turkey, orange-cranberry relish, caramelized onions, and white cheddar on whole-grain bread   
Four Cheese Pizza $8.25
Mozzarella, provolone, Asiago, and Parmesan cheese   
Vegetable Pizza $9.00
Zucchini, red pepper, mushroom, red onion, mozzarella, provolone, Asiago, and Parmesan cheese  
Pepperoni Pizza $9.00
Pepperoni with mozzarella, provolone, Asiago, and Parmesan  
Mushroom and Onion Pizza $9.00
Roasted garlic oil, caramelized onion, forest mushrooms, mozzarella, provolone, Asiago, and Parmesan  
Savory Tarts  
Served with a fresh green salad   
Mushroom and Gruyère Tart $10.50
Savory custard with wild mushrooms and gruyère cheese  
Creamy Spinach Tart  $10.50
Savory custard with roasted peppers and crumbled feta cheese  
Cheddar, Bacon, and Broccoli Tart $10.50
Savory custard with sharp cheddar cheese, applewood-smoked bacon, and broccoli  
Cold Sandwiches  
Served with small field greens salad  
Roasted Turkey Sandwich $10.50
Applewood-smoked bacon, pickled onions, baby kale, marinated peppers, and garlic aioli on a soft French roll   
Lemon-Tarragon Chicken Salad Sandwich $9.75
With lettuce and tomato on 12-grain bread  
White Albacore Tuna Salad Sandwich $9.75
With red onion, celery, roasted peppers, and lemon-dill mayonnaise on baguette  
Children's Menu  
Served with chips or whole fruit and fountain soda, bottled water, or milk  
Grilled American Cheese Sandwich $6.50
Hot Dog $6.50
Tuna Salad Sandwich $7.50
Assorted Pastries, Desserts, and Daily Specials  
Cupcakes  $4.25
Croissant (Plain) $3.25
Chocolate Croissant $4.95
Éclair $4.95
Napoleon $4.95
Muffins (assorted) $2.60
Chocolate Chip Cookie  $2.50
Brownie  $2.50
Fresh Fruit Cup  $5.75
Whole Fruit $1.35
Pepsi, Diet Pepsi, Dr Pepper, Mountain Dew, Lemonade, Root Beer, and Iced Tea $2.35
Bottled Water $2.00
Perrier $2.75
Bottled Juice (apple and orange) $3.25
Milk  $1.50
Coffee $2.20
Hot Tea $2.10
Cappuccino  $3.15
Espresso  $2.50
Double Espresso $3.50
Devils Backbone (12 ounce can) $5.50
Goose Island IPA (16 ounce can) $5.00
Budweiser (16 ounce can) $4.25
Bud Light (16 ounce can) $4.25
Stella Artois (draft glass) $6.00
Stella Artois (draft pitcher) $16.75
  Glass Bottle
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
  Glass Pitcher
  $6.25 $17.25
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 $9.50
Steel-Cut Oatmeal with brown sugar, dried cranberries, and raisins $4.95
Whole-Grain Croissant with 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 $9.00
Granola and Yogurt ParfaitLayers of fresh fruit, granola and Greek yogurt  $6.50
Fresh Fruit Cup $5.75
Cinnamon Roll
Served warm with glazed icing
Sparkling wine and orange juice

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