Big Red Room Café
The Cafe is a great place to have lunch or grab a snack or coffee during your Museum visit. We welcome the non-visiting public too! You don't need to buy admission to the Children's Museum to come to the Cafe.
Weekdays & Sundays: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturdays: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Hot food from the kitchen is available until 3:00 pm. Drinks, snacks, grab-and-go sandwiches, wraps and salads are available until 4:00 pm.
Chuck's Culinary Journey
This winter, we're taking a delectable tour of the cuisines of more than 40 countries in 80 days in our Cafe! Discover new flavors and broaden your culinary horizons. See January's menu here.
Look for the green plate logo on our menu for healthy items as identified by UPMC Health Plan's Dining Smart Community program. Learn more about our UPMC MyHealth Community Healthy Choices and UPMC Health Plan Member Admission Discounts.
If you have questions about allergies or other dietary concerns, please contact our Food Service Manager at (412) 322-5058, ext 203.
The Big Red Room Cafe accommodates more than 150 people, and includes a patio for seating in good weather.
Learn more about renting this historic space for your next event.
$4.50 each plus 7% tax
The following options are available:
- Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwich
- Cheese Sandwich
- Hot Dog
- Turkey & Cheese Sandwich
Boxed Lunches include one sandwich, applesauce and a ½ pint milk. Minimum total of 15 with a minimum per choice of 5. Whole fruit can be substituted for applesauce upon request.
To order Boxed Lunches, submit a Group Reservation Request Form or call our Reservationist at (412) 322-5058, ext. 240. Boxed Lunch orders must be placed at least one week in advance of your visit.
All profits from Cafe sales are used to further Children's Museum programming.