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Dining at the Philadelphia Museum of Art

From a relaxing sit-down lunch to a quick sandwich, sweet, or snack on the go, the Museum features a variety of dining options, all operated by acclaimed restaurateur Stephen Starr's catering group. We hope you'll make it a day at the Museum and join us for a meal.

Granite Hill

The Museum’s premier restaurant, Granite Hill offers a bright and calming spot to enjoy a relaxing meal. Chef Gerald Drummond’s French-inspired menu is filled with seasonal appetizers, salads, sandwiches, entrées, specialty cocktails, and wines. The Chef’s Table offers a daily selection of artisanal cheese, charcuterie, salads, and light dishes, often themed in conjunction with the Museum’s exhibitions.


Sample Menus:

Lunch: Tuesday–Friday, 11:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m.; Saturday, 11:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
Brunch: Sunday, 10:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m.
Dinner: Friday, 5:00–7:30 p.m.

Main Building, ground floor

To make reservations, please call 215-684-7990 or visit Open Table. We look forward to seeing you!

The Cafeteria

Bread and Sandwhiches

This casual spot offers made-to-order sandwiches, a fresh farm-to table salad bar, seasonal hot entrées including rotisserie chicken and pastas, and house-made garden soups. Grab-and-go options of composed salads and sandwiches are also available. Enjoy a hot cup of La Colombe espresso or coffee with one of our freshly baked pastries and sweets.

Tuesday–Sunday, 10:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

Main Building, ground floor

Balcony Café

Balcony Cafe

An ideal spot to take a break between galleries, the bright, airy Balcony Café offers French-pressed coffee from local roaster La Colombe and blended teas from local purveyor Premium Steap, as well as snacks, sandwiches, salads, and sweets.

Wednesday, 11:30 a.m.–8:30 p.m.
Friday, 11:30 a.m.–8:30 p.m.
Saturday–Sunday, 11:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

Main Building, first floor

Gallery Café at Perelman


The sleek, modern Gallery Café features made-to-order gourmet salads, sandwiches, and snacks. It's the perfect atmosphere to enjoy a light lunch before exploring the exhibitions.

Tuesday–Sunday, 11:00 a.m.–2:30 p.m.

Perelman Building, ground floor

For more information, please contact Visitor Services by phone at 215-763-8100 or by e-mail at .

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