Named in honor of the 43rd President of the United States, Café 43 is a full-service restaurant with a "local first, Texas second" menu. We feature locally-sourced, organic dishes that change seasonally, with complex interpretations of Texas-influenced dishes and classic favorites.
Please Note: Due to the Bush Center's Forum on Leadership, Café 43 will be closed on Thursday, April 19, 2018. Café 43 will resume normal operating hours beginning Friday, April 20, 2018.
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|Make a Reservation, purchase a gift certificate, or contact us: Cafe43@BushCenter.org or call (214) 200-4302|
|Café 43 Hours: Open Daily||11:00 a.m -3:00 p.m.|
|Brunch served Saturday and Sunday. Dining at Café 43 does not require admission to the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum.|
Enjoy a casual dining experience in the Bush Center's Ceremonial Courtyard, featuring daily chef-created specials, as well as soups, salads, sandwiches, breakfast items and Starbucks Coffee.
Dining at the Courtyard Café does not require admission to the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum.
|Courtyard Café Hours|
|Weekdays 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.||Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.||Sunday 12:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.|
|Courtyard Café Specials: April 16 - 20|
Broccoli Cheese Soup
Turkey Avocado Chipotle Sandwich
Buffalo Chicken Wrap
Spinach, Hummus, Feta, and Cucumber Wrap
Blackened Chicken and Swiss Sandwich
Roasted Corn and Green Chile Soup
Chicken Fajita Quesadilla
French Onion Soup
Italian Club Sandwich
Chicken Caesar Wrap
White Cheddar and Poblano Soup
BLT Ranch Wrap
Mrs. Bush’s Favorite Sandwich (Tomato/Mozzarella/Avocado) with House Made Chips
John Maas, Executive Chef
An accomplished chef with a strong combination of culinary experience and management skills, Executive Chef John Maas has created a locally sourced, organic, seasonal, sustainable menu for Café 43, offering recipes made entirely in house.See Photos of Our Fall Offerings
With its exquisite terrace seating overlooking the restored native Texas prairie landscape of the Bush Center, Café 43 is a convenient, centrally located choice for rehearsal dinners, retirement parties, corporate dining and very special events.
Contact the Catering Department at 214-200-4303 for details and arrangements.