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Garden Café

The Garden Café, located in the West Building, provides a serene spot for an inspired meal in an inviting setting.

Monday–Saturday, 11:30–3:00
Sunday, 12:00–4:00

West Building


For parties of four or more, please call (202) 712-7453 for reservations. Group dining options are available for parties of 12 or more, please email us for information on menus and reservation guidelines.

New Garden Café Weekend Brunch Menu (PDF 88KB)

Garden Café Menu

To Share

Local Cheese Sampler $18.75
blue, goat, cow, seasonal chutney, assorted flatbread  
Charcuterie $18.50
jambon de paris, pork rillettes, pickles maison, baguette  

Soup of the Day

Daily changing soup  $7.50

The Garden Table

3 Items $16.75
4 Items $19.95
NGA Chopped Salad  
heirloom carrots, romaine, radicchio, radish, corn, tomatoes, cucumber, garbanzos, sunflower seeds, lemon vinaigrette  
Baby Kale  
pine nuts, shaved parmesan, radish, dried cranberry, late harvest vinaigrette  
Ras El Hanout Spice  
market roasted vegetables, crispy garbanzos, cilantro  
roasted root vegetables, arugula, maple pommery mustard  
Roasted Butternut Squash  
dried ricotta, purple kale, pickled raisins  

The Garden Table - Entrées

served with selection of two salads above $23.50
Grilled Free-Range Brick Chicken
salsa verde 
Sustainable Grilled Salmon
watercress pesto, shaved radish 
Short Rib


Gateau Basque $7.50
Grand Marnier pastry cream 
Seasonal Fruit Clafoutis
chantilly cream 
Chocolate Marquis
flourless chocolate cake 


J.P. Chenet, Brut, France $12.00 $48.00
Poema, Brut Rose, Spain $12.00 $48.00
Sauvignon Blanc, Dark Horse, California $9.00 $36.00
Pinot Blanc, Trimbach, Alsace, France $11.00 $44.00
Chardonnay, Souverain, California $9.00 $36.00
Pinot Noir, Steele Wines Shooting Star, California $12.00 $48.00
Malbec, Red Diamond, Argentina  $9.00 $36.00
Red Blend, Blackstone, California $9.00 $36.00


Heineken, Amstel Light, DC Brau   $6.00

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