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    Whether you're visiting the Museum's galleries or stopping in just for lunch, The Museum Café is sure to pleasantly surprise. Choose from a delectable selection of appetizers, soups, salads, sandwiches, entrées and desserts. Dine indoors or experience one of Worcester's few outdoor courtyard cafes.

    Reservations for parties of eight or more may be made by calling 508.799.4406 x3068.
    The Museum Café is also available for rental. Please call 508.799.4406 x3077 or e-mail specialevents@worcesterart.org for more information.


    Chef's Soup
    our culinary artists are always preparing something special and delicious, so please inquire 5

    Our Signature Pear and Wild Mushroom Soup
    a true original accented with gorgonzola cheese 5


    your choice of dressing: oil & vinegar / honey lemon / balsamic vinaigrette / parmesan peppercorn / hearty bleu cheese / fat-free zinfandel

    Hummus Plate
    traditional hummus & roasted red pepper hummus, with cucumber slices, carrot chips, pita triangles, toasted pita chips 10

    Mediterranean Chopped Salad
    green leaf lettuce, tomato, peppers, onions, cucumbers, feta cheese and kalamata olives, dressed with lemon-mint dressing garnished with fried chic peas 12

    Warm Roasted Butternut Squash and Beet Quinoa
    with mesclun greens, gorgonzola cheese, and toasted walnuts, topped with scallions 13

    we use an ever-changing palette of ingredients to flavor our freshly prepared chicken salad or grilled chicken breast, served on a bed of mesclun greens with your choice of dressing 12

    Sandwiches And Such

    our sandwiches are served on your choice of freshly-baked marble rye, pita, whole wheat, harvest wheat, sourdough, or whole-wheat wrap
    all are accompanied with a seasonal side dish or fresh fruit

    we use an ever-changing palette of ingredients to flavor our freshly made chicken salad served with lettuce and tomato 12

    Warhol BLT
    crisp apple-smoked bacon, fresh tomato, lettuce and mayonnaise 10

    roasted eggplant with grilled peppers, asiago cheese, tomato, and lettuce with our chef 's own basil pesto 11

    Warm Grilled Chicken
    gouda cheese, apple-wood-smoked bacon, tomato, with grilled red onion relish, on multi-grain baguette 12

    Pulled Pork Wrap
    slow-roasted bbq, with black bean & cilantro rice, cheddar cheese, and tomato 12

    Grandma Moses
    granny smith apples, carmelized onions, cheddar cheese, fig spread grilled, prepared on harvest wheat bread 13

    The WAM Combination
    create your own masterpiece by selecting a cup of soup and a half sandwich of your choice 11

    Grilled Salmon Burger
    lettuce, tomato, red onion, remoulade sauce, served on a french white roll 12

    Chicken Tetrazzini
    delicious chunks of chicken and mushrooms, in a creamy sauce, served over egg noodles, topped with parmesan crumbs, sprinkled with toasted almonds and scallions 13


    Chocolate Caramel Crunch
    flourless chocolate cake filled with crunchy almond bits, topped with creamy caramel & hazelnuts drizzled with chocolate topped with vanilla ice cream 6

    Seasonal Fresh Fruit
    looking for a lighter way to finish your meal? ask your server for today's tasty offering 6

    Raspberries & Cream Coppa
    Delicate sponge cake with a layer of raspberries topped with mascarpone cream, sprinkled with crushed pistachios 6

    Red Velvet Cupcake 3

    Warm Brownie Sundae 5

    Vanilla Ice Cream with Whipped Cream
    with your choice of caramel, chocolate or raspberry drizzle 4


    saratoga sparkling water 4
    saratoga stillwater 4
    polar original seltzer 2
    fresh brewed unsweetened
    iced tea 3
    milk 1% 3
    soda 3
    lemonade 3
    coffee / assorted teas 3
    coffees are
    italy's best
    espresso 3
    cappuccino 4
    hot chocolate 3


    bogle chardonnay 8/28
    stellina di notte
    pinot grigio 8/28
    café house select wines 7/25
    reisling, savignion blanc, pinot noir,
    shiraz, merlot, cabernet sauvigion


    heineken / bud light / samuel adams /
    coors (non-alcoholic) 5
    seasonal beers available

    No smoking. No separate checks. $15 Minimum on credit card orders; 18% Gratuity added for parties of 6 or more
    The Museum is available for events and meetings. Call 508.799.4406, x3077 for more information.
    After lunch, visit The Museum Shop where Members receive a 10% discount.
    The Museum Café Hours: Open Wednesday–Saturday, 11:30am–2pm

    Before placing your order, please inform your server if a person in your party has a food allergy.