No food or drink is permitted in the galleries.


The Café Carnegie

Under the direction of James Beard semi-finalist Chef Sonja Finn and Chef Becca Hegarty, The Café Carnegie brings their approachable cooking using responsibly-sourced ingredients to Pittsburgh’s favorite museums. The newly transformed space features a comfortable full-service dining area and a walk-up espresso and wine bar for a relaxing break on a museum visit.

To make a lunch reservation, please call (412) 622-3225 or make a reservation online.

First floor front, near Fountain Entry.


Dining Hours

Monday   11 a.m.—3 p.m.
Tuesday   Closed
Wednesday   11 a.m.—3 p.m.
Thursday   11 a.m.—3 p.m., 5 p.m.—8 p.m.
Friday   11 a.m.—3 p.m.
Saturday   10:30 a.m.—3 p.m.
Sunday   10:30 a.m.—3 p.m.


Coffee & Wine Bar Hours


Monday 8 a.m.—5 p.m.
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 8 a.m.—5 p.m.
Thursday 8 a.m.—8 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m.—5 p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m.—5 p.m.
Sunday 9 a.m.—5 p.m.


Fossil Fuels

Fossil Fuels is our family-friendly dining area offering a menu of fresh soups, salads, sandwiches, kid favorites such as chicken nuggets and PB&Js, and a coffee bar.

Lower level rear, near CMNH elevator/stairs.


Monday 10 a.m.—4 p.m.
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 10 a.m.—4 p.m.
Thursday 10 a.m.—4 p.m.
Friday 10 a.m.—4 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m.—4 p.m.
Sunday Noon—3:30 p.m.


Wine & Snack Bar

Thursday: 5–8 p.m.
Wine, beer, and light, healthy snacks. First floor front, at The Café Carnegie.


Sculpture Court

Bring your lunch with you, and enjoy a meal outside in the open air.

In addition to museum dining options, visitors may go across the street to the South Craig Street restaurants, or stroll half a mile down Forbes Avenue into Oakland for a selection of family-friendly eateries and fast food.