NCMA Cafe West

Explore the Culinary Collection at the NCMA Café in the West Building 


  • Artful sharing plates
  • Southern inspired entrees incorporating beef, seafood, poultry and vegan/gf selections
  • Exquisite made from scratch desserts
  • Sustainably grown family estate wines
  • Crafted Cocktails
  • Weekend Brunch
  • Wine tasting and other experiences in the NCMA Café
  • West Building 10:00 am - 5:00 pm (lunch & brunch 11:00 am - 3:00 pm)
  • Reservations encouraged, walk-ins welcome
  • Executive Chef, Rick Sloan

Coffee Lounge in the West Building

  • Barista-crafted beverages
  • Cold Drinks
  • Sweet and Snacks
  • QR code ordering or counter service at the NCMA Café
  • Enjoy lounge seating and coffee tables adjacent to the NCMA Café and Museum Store

Visit the East Café

Enjoy a casual lunch with the most scenic view in Raleigh; the Museum Park!

East Café

  • Located in the East Building Wednesday through Sunday, 11 am - 4 pm
  • Fresh Salads
  • Artisan Sandwiches
  • Barista crafted beverages
  • Cold drinks, sweets and snacks
  • Counter service and grab and go menu
  • Available for groups
  • Pre-order Picnic in the Park boxes
  • Indoor and patio seating available
  • Culinary experiences held in the East Café