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8525 Garland Road, Dallas, Texas 75218

Lula Mae Slaughter Dining Terrace


Lula Mae Slaughter Dining Terrace


Open daily from 10am–4pm

The dining terrace offers a quick, convenient, “sandwich counter” experience for guests who want to grab something simple and enjoy it “al fresco” with a view of A Tasteful Place, White Rock Lake and downtown Dallas in the distance.

This venue is not available for rent.

  • The Lula Mae Slaughter Dining Terrace is open from 10am–4pm with food service by Gil’s Elegant Catering.

    A menu of seasonal soup offerings, hot and cold sandwiches, as well as delicious fresh salads can be ordered at the dining window. Guests can enjoy a freshly made lunch on the Terrace or order it to-go for a picnic in the garden.


Soup of the Day

12 oz. cup served with bread | $6.50


Soup & Sandwich Combo | $10.25
1/2 Country Style Panini with a cup of soup


Served with fresh bread

Salad Trio | $10.25
Choose three salads: Fresh Fruit, Pecan Chicken, Caesar or Fresh Garden

Fresh Fruit Salad | $10.25
Cut daily – fresh fruit at its best!

Pecan Chicken Salad | $10.25
Famous chicken salad served with sliced tomatoes & cucumbers on baby greens and choice of dressing

Grilled Chicken Caesar Salad | $10.25
Sliced chicken breast, crispy romaine, fresh Parmesan, ancho croutons and house Caesar dressing

Specialty Wraps and Sandwiches

Served with kettle chips and dill pickle

Southwest Caesar Wrap | $10.25
Sliced chicken breast and crispy romaine with chipotle caesar dressing in a tomato basil tortilla

Our Famous Chicken Salad Sandwich | $10.25
Prepared with sun-dried cherries, toasted Texas pecans served on a buttery croissant

Roasted Portabella Panini Wrap (Vegan) | $10.50
Balsamic portabella mushroom, roasted red peppers, jalapeno hummus, vegan cheese and baby greens

Country Style Panini | $10.95
Sliced turkey, Parma ham, provolone cheese, sliced tomato, pesto and mayonnaise on rustic rosemary focaccia bread

Children’s Menu

Served with chips

Grilled Cheese Sandwich | $6.25

All-Beef Hot Dog | $6.25

Ice Cream and Desserts

Lemon Chill | $6

Assorted Ice Cream Bars | $3.50

Brownies, Cookies & Lemon Bars | $4


La Créme Featured Beverages | 16 oz. | $5.25

Café Latte, Café Mocha, Cappuccino, Mayan Mocha Latte, Chai Tea Latte, Mexican Hot Chocolate

La Créme Drip Coffee or Americano | $3.75

Coca Cola Soft Drinks | $3.25

Lavender Lemonade | $3.75

Iced Teas | $3.25

Peach Ginger Green or Tropical Passion Lemonade

Bottled Water | $3.25

Frappuccinos and Green Tea-infused Smoothies | $6.50

Selection of Red, White Wine or Champagne | $9

Imported and Local Craft Beers | $7

House Made Sangria or Mimosa | $9

Options at Every Turn