Dining at the Desert Museum
The Ironwood Terraces, a casual multi-station food court, offers a complete menu including children's items and is open every day. Ironwood Terraces Menu.
Daily, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
The Ocotillo Café offers fine dining, and is open seasonally for lunch in winter and spring, and for dinner on summer Saturday nights. The Chefs utilize the freshest ingredients available to create Southern Arizona cuisine. For reservations, please call 520-883-5705. Ocotillo Café Menu
11:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Dec 26th 2013 through April 2014
Dinner on summer Saturday evenings (June - August):
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Phoebes Coffee Bar offers hot and cold drinks, pastries, sandwiches, ice cream and other snacks.
October - February
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
March - September
7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
June - August, Saturdays
7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Sun-Fri
7:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Sat
The Cottonwood snack shop offers hot and cold drinks and ice cream.
Daily, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Picnics: There is a small public picnic area just outside the Museum's entrance. Outside food is not allowed on Museum grounds.
Mark A. Bianchi, Owner / Operator, Ironwood Food Services