Offering a selection of deliciously prepared local food.
The Millstone Café is open Wednesday–Monday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., with a variety of seasonally inspired and freshly prepared made-to-order and “grab and go” menu options. At this time, everything will be packaged to go, but indoor café seating is available as well as picnic tables in the Museum’s courtyard and along the riverbank. Check out our current menu below.
Enjoy freshly prepared, delicious food and a breathtaking view of the Brandywine River. The Millstone Café features a seasonally inspired and locally sourced menu, complemented by a range of artisanal drinks and snacks. The café features floor-to-ceiling windows and seats approximately 80 people. The menu showcases food grown and produced by artisans in Pennsylvania, the Tri-State Area, and especially the fertile Brandywine Valley.
- Freshly prepared sandwiches
- Homemade soups & salads
- Daily specials
- Beer & wine available
- Gluten free & vegan option
Please note: The café is open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. but from 10 to 11 a.m. we only serve beverages and snacks, the full menu is offered from 11 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Members receive a 10% discount.
NEW! "Members Who Lunch" loyalty program: Who doesn't love a free lunch? Available to members only, for every $10 spent on salads, sandwiches, a soup with a side, and daily specials equals one “meal” that can be applied to your loyalty card. After six meals, receive your seventh meal for free! Pick up your loyalty card in the Millstone Café during your next visit. Not a member? Click here to join.
Beet and Apple
Beets, Apples, Spring Greens Mix, Sherry Plumped Cherries, Pistachios, Feta Cheese, Croutons, Sherry Vinaigrette
Hummus, Fresh Pita, Olives, Bread & Butter Pickles, Carrots, Celery
Baked Egg Custard in a fresh Pie Crust with Cheddar Cheese and Kennett Mushrooms, Served with a Side Salad
Turkey, Bacon & Swiss Melt
Oven Roasted Turkey, Bacon, Swiss Cheese, Dijon Aioli
Fig & Pear Grilled Cheese
Fig Jam, Brie Cheese, Sliced Pear, Aioli
Brioche Bun, Jumbo Lump Crab, Remoulade
Roasted Veggies on a Spinach Wrap
Roasted Brussels Sprouts, Butternut Squash, Hummus, & Sauerkraut
White Bread, Cheddar Cheese
Ketchup or Mustard
Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwich
Strawberry Jelly, Creamy Peanut Butter
*Menu is subject to change
There are prepaid group lunch options for groups of 10 or more which can be reserved when you book your group tour. Learn more
Recipes from the Millstone Café
Mix Greens, Bleu Cheese, Tomato and Cucumber, Triple Smoked Bacon, Hard Boiled Egg, and Sesame Soy Glazed Chicken with Ranch Dressing
House-stretched Mozzarella, Cherry Tomatoes, Roast Peppers and Onions, Pepperoncini, Hard Boiled Egg, Spicy Capicola, Salami and Smoked Ham
Roast Turkey Sandwich
on Rye Pump Swirl with Lettuce, Tomato and Honey Mustard
with Roasted Tomato Pesto, Italian Seasoning, Cheese, Spicy Capicola, Salami and Smoked Ham
Hand-stretched Mozzarella, Tomato, Basil and Balsamic Glaze
Roasted Veggie Wrap
Grilled Summer Squash, Roasted Pepper and Onions, Hummus and Sauerkraut
with Toasted Sesame Dressing
Classic Potato Salad