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Food and Beverage

Riverview Café

The Museum's constellation of eateries offers spectacular views of Boston, Cambridge, and the Charles River, along with a wide selection of dining options by Wolfgang Puck Catering. You'll find this bright, airy space on the first floor, right across from the Museum Store.

Food Stations and Hours of Operation


Pulled Pork. Ribs. BBQ Chicken.

  • Monday – Friday, 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
  • Saturday, 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
  • Sunday, 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

The Grill

Burgers. Kid Favorites.

  • Sunday – Thursday, 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
  • Friday – Saturday, 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
  • Open until 7:00 pm if there is an overnight


Pizza. Pasta. Salads. Soups.

  • Monday – Thursday, 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
  • Friday, 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
  • Saturday – Sunday, 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Salad Bar

Salad. Antipasti.

  • Monday – Thursday, 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
  • Friday – Sunday, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Grab & Go

Sandwiches. Salads. Beverages.

  • Daily, 11:00 am – start of the last IMAX film

Starbucks | Ice Cream

Coffee. Pastries. Snacks. Dippin' Dots.

  • Sunday – Thursday, 7:30 am – start of last Omni show
  • Friday – Saturday, 7:30 am – 9:30 pm

Museum Members Save

Museum of Science members receive 10% off all food and beverages in the Riverview Café.

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Host Your Special Event at the Museum of Science

From professional meetings to whimsical celebrations, the Museum of Science is the perfect venue!

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Large Group Dining Options

Special meal options are available for large groups scheduled to visit the Museum.

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