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Eat & Drink

Relax and unwind at our eateries, all operated by
Constellation Culinary Group.

Interior view of Stir restaurant

Stir Restaurant

This stunning Frank Gehry–designed space is the perfect setting for an intimate lunch, brunch, or private dinner. With an emphasis on seasonality and local sourcing, Stir’s chef-driven menu features inspired appetizers, signature main dishes ranging from frittatas to hand-torn pastas, and a variety of signature cocktails, wines, and local beers.

General museum admission is required to visit Stir.

Lunch menu
Beverage menu

First Floor
Main Building

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View of visitors seated at tables or in line to order food at the cafe


Designed by Frank Gehry, this lively food hall is a one-stop shop for your whole crew. Our family-friendly menu includes burgers, pizzas, salads, sandwiches, and soups, plus a rotating selection of Philly favorites like pierogies, tacos, noodles, and more. (Vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free options also available.) Finish off your meal with pastries and a Parliament espresso.

General museum admission is required to visit the Café.

Local Flavors

In addition to featuring local produce, breads, and beverages, the Café will host local chefs the first weekend of every month.

Local Artists

Reproductions of works of art by local students are on view through a partnership with the nonprofit Fresh Artists.

First Floor
Main Building

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Cappuccino and pastry from Espresso Bar

Espresso Bar

Enjoy hand-crafted beverages and light bites under the historic skylights of our Vaulted Walkway. This classic coffee bar features espresso products from Philly roasters Passero’s, bottled beverages, artisan pastries, snacks, and more.

General museum admission is required to visit the Espresso Bar.

Vaulted Walkway, Ground Floor
Main Building

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A woman seated and working on her laptop in the Balcony Cafe

Balcony Café

Indulge in a tempting array of beer and wine as well as espresso drinks made from Passero’s locally roasted beans. Enjoy scratch-made light bites and bar snacks as you take in the views of Lenfest Hall and the nearby Fairmount Water Works.

General museum admission is required to visit the Balcony Café.

Overlooking Lenfest Hall, 2nd Floor
Main Building

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