Café on the Green

Located along the Paseo, Café on the Green features casual outdoor dining for the whole family to enjoy. Open Friday through Sunday, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

12 Days of Christmas Menu

Roasted Chestnut Soup

Served with Crème Fraiche and Winter Onions


Potato and Leek Soup

Leek and Potato Soups with Snipped Chives and Crispy Prosciutto


Fig and Arugula Salad

Wild Baby Arugula, Dried Figs, Toasted Pecans with Shaved Parmesan and Olive and Balsamic Drizzle



Pot Roasted Beef

Slow Roasted Rosemary Crusted Beef Rib, Potatoes and Carrots with Natural Onion Gravy. Served with Herb Biscuit over Mashed Potatoes


Beef Wellington Bites (4)

Beef Tenderloin Bites with Mushroom Duxelle wrapped in Puff Pastry. Served with a Horseradish Cream Sauce


Chicken Pot Pie

Diced White Chicken Meat with Carrots and Peas in a Tarragon Supreme Sauce. With a Biscuit Crust


Sweet Delights

Sherry Trifle

Golden Baked Sponge Cake with Macerated Strawberries, Almond Custard and Vanilla Scented Crème Fraiche


Individual S’mores

Layered Trifle with Graham Cracker Crust, Marshmallow Fluff, Ganache Chocolate and Vanilla Cream


Peppermint Bark

Decorated Gingerbread Cookies

Assorted Holiday Truffles

Peppermint and White Chocolate Whoopie Pies

Hot Beverages

Mulled Wine

Cabernet Sauvignon mulled with Citrus Zest, Honey and Cinnamon


Hot Mulled Apple Cider

Fresh Apple Cider mulled in Citrus Zest, Vermont Maple Syrup, Allspice Berries and Cinnamon Sticks


Belgian Hot Chocolate


Hazelnut and Cinnamon Coffee


Served with Appropriate Condiments

Dallas Arboretum
and Botanical Garden

Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day
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