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Planning a visit? Advance tickets required for nonmembers.

The museum is open; however, capacities are limited. Learn more about our new health & safety procedures.

Open Face at Eastman Museum

Mashed peas and carrots
Woman getting takeout from the cafe
Woman eating gelato and man drinking coffee
View of the museum cafe



Open Face at Eastman Museum features sandwiches, soups, salads, sides, and baked goods, including numerous vegan or vegetarian options, such as corn mash, mashed pea, chickpea, and toasted brie. Sandwiches can also be made over field greens as salads. Specialties—including ginger carrots, pickled beets, and baguette chips—are also on the menu. Desserts include Open Face cookie splits and cookie sandwiches, Cheesy Eddie’s carrot cake, Red Fern vegan jam bars, and Royal Café gelato, which has been a longtime favorite of museum visitors. 

Dine-in and takeout are available. Select mashes, soups, and sides are also available in pint and quart sizes to take home.


Through June 30

Monday Closed
Tuesday 10 a.m.–2 p.m.
Wednesday 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Thursday 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Friday 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Sunday 11 a.m.–5 p.m.


Note: Due to changing New York State COVID-19 mandates, we recommend calling the cafe before your visit for in-person dining. Takeout and Curbside Pickup are available.

Free WiFi for customers.