Perspective Café


The Museum’s rooftop Perspective Café serves freshly prepared lunch fare created with locally sourced ingredients and a variety of local snacks and beverages.

Whether you choose to sit inside the Café or outside on the Sculpture Terrace, you’ll be astonished by the panoramic city skyline and mountain views. Perhaps the most beautiful vista found in Downtown Asheville.

Our sample menu changes seasonally, and offerings may differ when visiting. For more information, email the café or call 828.253.3227 x136.

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Note: Café access is free for Museum Members or included with Museum admission. The Museum’s rooftop Perspective Café does not take reservations, but smaller parties of up to 6 people are always welcome. Parties of 7-16 people may be accommodated with prior arrangements with the Café Manager. All parties of 7 or more MUST pre-order and pay for boxed lunches two weeks in advance. Please contact the Café to make arrangements at   The Café is open during Museum hours. Our sample menu changes seasonally and offerings may differ when visiting. View hours and plan your visit here.

A Local Experience: Dine and Drink

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