Best Café

Best Cafe

This spacious, light-filled café offers casual fare with local flavors. A wall of windows and terrace overlook the reflecting pool and the Robins Sculpture Garden.

Best Cafe is located off the museum’s Cochrane Atrium.


The menu includes a rotating selection of family-friendly options including sandwiches, soups, salads, pizza, a selection of pastries, and more. Enjoy the coffee bar, along with beer and wine options.

Vegan and gluten free options are available.

Storied Strings Lager

Starr Hill Brewery and VMFA have partnered to brew a special beer in celebration of the exhibition Storied Strings: The Guitar in American Art, on view October 8, 2022 – March 19, 2023. Storied Strings Lager is available starting October 1, 2022 at Best Café and Amuse Restaurant, along with Starr Hill’s five other locations.

Museum visitors enjoying the dining options at Amuse Restaurant

Amuse Restaurant

Visit our fine dining restaurant with sweeping views into both the Robins Sculpture Garden and Cochrane Atrium.

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