With the next phase of the courtyard construction, we have closed the outdoor seating section of the Café. Indoor seating is available and we recommend making a reservation in advance by using the tool below or calling (202) 686-5807. You may also pick up a meal or snack from our express menu and enjoy dining in another fabulous outdoor space.
Complete your day of viewing magnificent art and touring fabulous gardens with an elegant meal in our Café. Browse our menu of tasty treats, including a special prix fixe menu inspired by our current exhibition and several dishes featuring vegetables and herbs from the Cutting Garden.
The Hillwood Café serves lunch from Tuesday through Saturday.
Full-service dining is available between 11 am and 3:30 pm. Please review the Hillwood Café Menu here. Be sure to make a delightful lunch part of your gracious Hillwood experience by making a reservation below.
When the café is full or you just feel like a casual snack, Express Dining provides a quick and easy alternative to the sit down dining experience. Open from 10 am to 4 pm, the Express Dining menu offers a variety of sandwiches, salads, snacks, and beverages for picnicking families or guests on the go.
Sunday Afternoon Tea
When Hillwood opens its gates for our special Serene Sundays, the Café offers Afternoon Tea. Choose from a selection of teas, finger sandwiches, and miniature pastries when participating in this Hillwood tradition.