Located in Hermann Park's Lake Plaza next to Kinder Station, the Cafe features fresh salads, wraps, sandwiches, burgers, a kids' menu, and smoothies, plus a fun build-your-own grilled cheese menu! The dining terrace overlooking McGovern Lake is an unbeatable setting for an enjoyable meal. In a hurry? Call ahead for pick up.

Pinewood Cafe is now open until show time for all Miller Outdoor Theatre events. Check for updated hours on cafe sign. 

Regular Hours of Operation

Monday - Sunday  11 a.m. - 6 p.m. (later on evenings of Miller Theatre performances)

Please note: Cafe hours are subject to change based on weather conditions.


6104 Hermann Park Drive

Houston, TX 77030

Phone: 713-429-5238

Email: cafe@hermannpark.org
FB: Facebook.com/PinewoodCafe


Salads and Wraps $8


romaine, arugula, parmesan cheese, diced tomato, homemade Caesar dressing, & your choice of protein


house greens, turkey, sprouts, cucumber, tomato, avocado, provolone cheese & choice of dressing


House greens, celery, bleu cheese, grilled chicken, buffalo sauce & ranch dressing 


House greens, jalapenos, cilantro, pico de gallo, pepper jack cheese, your choice of protein & dressing


House greens, tomato, cucumber, red onions, celery, feta cheese, Greek vinaigrette & your choice of protein


House greens, spinach, celery, pico de gallo, cucumber, tomato, cilantro, basil, carrots, sprouts, mushrooms, jalapenos & your choice of dressing

Burgers and Chicken $9

Grilled Hamburger

Served on a sweet sourdough bun with lettuce, tomato, pickles & onions with your choice of fries or tots. Your choice of cheese: +$1 Bacon: +$1

Grilled Chicken Breast

Served on a sweet sourdough bun with lettuce, tomato, pickles & onions with your choice of fries or tots. Your choice of cheese: +$1 Bacon: +$1

Sandwiches $6

Bacon, Lettuce & Tomato (BLT)

Served on your choice of bread with lettuce, tomato, pickles & onions. Your choice of cheese: +$1

Tuna Salad, Chicken Salad, Turkey Breast, Ham, or Roast Beef

Served on your choice of bread with lettuce, tomato, pickles & onions. Your choice of cheese: +$1

Build Your Own Grilled Cheese $6


White, Wheat, 9 Grain Wheat, Rye, Jalapeño Cheddar, Sweet Sourdough, Texas Toast


American, Bleu, Cheddar, Feta, Mozzarella, Provolone, Pepper Jack


Grilled Chicken, Ham, Turkey, Bacon, Falafel, Hummus, Tuna Salad


Tomato, Lettuce, Pickles, Cilantro, Carrots, Onions, Jalapeños

Premium Veggies (add $.50)

Pico De Gallo, Grilled Mushrooms, Grilled Onions, Avocado

Special Grilled Cheese - Kami Cheese $6.50

Wheat bread, pepper jack, provolone, bacon, avocado, jalapeños, cilantro & tomato

Special Grilled Cheese - Joe's Vegetarian $6.50

Rye bread, American, cheddar, falafel, avocado, lettuce, and carrots

Fries and Sides

Chips, Snacks or Fruit $1

Fries or Tater Tots $2

Sweet Potato Fries or Veggie Sticks $3

Hummus and Pita Chips $3.50

Baskets $6

Chicken Tenders

Hot Dog or Corn Dog

Choose from fries, tots or veggie sticks

Falafel Balls

Served with lettuce, red onions, tomato & tzatziki sauce

Kids Baskets $5.50

Grilled Hamburger

Chicken Tenders

Grilled Cheese

Hot Dog or Corn Dog

Baskets include fries, tots, or fruit & choice of drink


Wine $4

Sutter Home:  Cabernet, Merlot, Chardonnay; Beringer: White Zinfandel, Pinot Grigio

Domestic and Craft Beers $3.50 - $5

Budweiser, Bud Light, Michelob Ultra, Dos Equis, Modelo, Blue Moon, Shiner Bock, Shiner Light Blonde, New Belgium Fat Tire, Karbach Hopadillo, Karbach Sympathy for the Lager, Karbach Weisse Versa Wheat

Bottled Water $2

Fountain Drinks $2.50

Coke, Diet Coke, Coke Zero, Dr. Pepper, Sprite, Powerade, Gold Peak Iced Tea, Gold Peak Sweet Iced Tea

Freshly Brewed Iced Tea $2.50

Smoothies $5

Strawberry/Banana, Strawberry, Mixed Berry, Piña Colada, Mango, Cappuccino


Soft Serve Cup $3

Soft Serve Sundae $4

Soft Serve Float $5

Soft Serve Banana Split $5