Enjoy an artful meal at the Buffet Restaurant or light fare at the Pavilion Café

The Buffet Restaurant

Lunch

Dine at one of Fort Worth’s most beloved restaurants and enjoy a selection of soups, salads, quiche, and sandwiches prepared by Chef Peter Kreidler. 

Dinner

Friday dinner features two entrées—ranging anywhere from tenderloin or salmon to house-made pastas—along with an array of soups, salads, and quiche. Pair your meal with top-rated wines and craft beers—chosen specifically by Chef Kreidler for the evening’s menu.

Hours

  Lunch

Beverages and     

desserts

Dinner
Tuesday 11:30 am–2 pm         2–4 pm  
Wednesday        11:30 am–2 pm 2–4 pm  
Thursday 11:30 am–2 pm 2–4 pm  
Friday Noon–2 pm 2–5:30 pm 5:30–9 pm    
Saturday 11:30 am–2 pm         2–4 pm  
Sunday Noon–2 pm 2–4 pm  
Monday Closed Closed  

 

Pavilion Café

Enjoy box lunches, light snacks, desserts, and refreshments in the Piano Pavilion.

Hours

  Open Happy Hour
Tuesday 11:30 am–4 pm  
Wednesday         11:30 am–4 pm  
Thursday 11:30 am–4 pm            
Friday Noon–7 pm 4–7 pm
Saturday 11:30 am–4 pm  
Sunday Noon–4 pm  
Monday Closed  

 

Happy Hour at the Pavilion Café

Bring happy hour to the Kimbell! On most Fridays from 4 to 7 pm, enjoy half price on selected glasses or bottles of wine while listening to live music in the Piano Pavilion.

Please note that happy hours do not take place during Kimbell Social Club or other special events. View the calendar to plan your visit.

 

Friday Evening Dinner

The Kimbell Cookbook

Shelby Schafer, founding chef of the Buffet Restaurant, presents 335 of her favorite recipes in the newest edition of The Kimbell Cookbook, available only at the museum’s shop.

 

Kimbell Art Museum Cookbook by Shelby Schafer

Gift certificates

Buy a gift certificate for the amount of your choosing at the Kimbell’s shop! The certificates may be redeemed at the shop, as well as at the Buffet Restaurant and the Pavilion Café.