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Dine at the Taft Museum of Art’s Lindner Family Café

Join us to indulge in a refreshed menu with table service in our café! Our historic location is an amazing spot to unwind and dine with our artfully prepared meals, including delicious vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free options. What better way to enjoy a day at the Taft than with one of our delicious sandwiches or salads, a scrumptious dessert, and a glass of wine?  

Members enjoy a 10 percent discount.

Please Note: Food and drinks may not be taken into our galleries or brought into the museum.

Café Hours

Wednesday–Monday: 10 a.m.–3:30 p.m. 

Reservations for the Lindner Family Café are recommended, but not required. Walk-ins are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Please Note: Standard café service may not be available during special events, including our Tea Events & Family Fundays.

For groups of 10 or more or to plan a private dining experience, contact or click here to learn more. 

Our Menu

We're looking forward to seeing you! Before you dine with us, you can explore our menu below.


Make a Reservation

Special Dining Events at the Taft

For extra special dining opportunities, join us throughout the year for Afternoon Teas, Easter Brunch, and Mother’s Day Brunch or reach out for information about hosting private or corporate lunches at the Taft.

We always offer options for special dietary needs, including vegetarian, vegan, or gluten-free meals. Please let your server know if you have a special dietary need so we can better serve you. One check is issued for parties of 8 or more with an automatic gratuity of 20% added. Notice: Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish, or eggs may increase your risk of foodborne illness.

Sip & Paint in the Garden

Thursdays, May 23 and August 1

6–8 p.m. 

Under the guidance of a professional painting instructor, enjoy an evening amid the glow of the museum gardens with your favorite happy hour beverage (non-alcoholic drinks also available). 

Both new and experienced painters are welcome. All supplies are provided.  

$40 Taft members; $45 non-members. Reservations required. Price includes tax and gratuity. Beverages are available for additional purchase.


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