A delightful menu of reasonably-priced, freshly made food for the whole family.

  • Turkey Saga Sandwich

  • Frist Center's homemade potato chips

  • Portobella Sandwich

  • Stilton Salad

  • Tuna Melt

  • Chicken Salad Sandwich

  • Traditional Cobb Salad

  • Club Sandwich

PLEASE NOTE: The Frist Center Café will be closed January 26 through 29 and February 2 through 5 for renovations. We apologize for any inconvenience.

The Frist Center Café offers a variety of fresh fare to visitors on the run as well as those desiring a more leisurely dining experience. From signature sandwiches, salads and homemade soups to corn dogs, pizza and chicken fingers, the Café always has something for everyone in the family.

Made fresh daily by our culinary staff, items offered include quick snacks, deli sandwiches, entrees for the health conscious, soups, salads, fresh fruit and a bakery case filled with delicious desserts.

Be sure to ask about daily specials.

A variety of beers and fine wines are available.

Wi-Fi is available in the Café.

CAFE Hours

Monday through Wednesday, 10:00 a.m.–5:30 p.m.
Thursday and Friday, 10:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m.
Saturday, 10:00 a.m.–5:30 p.m.
Sunday, 12:00–5:30 p.m.

Dessert Happy Hour
Everyday from 2:00–5:00 p.m.
Enjoy a FREE coffee with the purchase of any dessert at the Frist Center Café!



Monday, January 26Thursday, January 29
Cafe closed for renovations

Friday, January 30
Turkey Chili or Tomato Basil

Saturday, January 31
Chicken Tortilla or Zucchini Dill

Sunday, February 1
Chef’s Choice


Sandwich Menu

All Sandwiches are $4.75 for a half and $7.50 for a whole.

  • Grilled Flank Steak Panini: sliced flank steak, horseradish and rosemary spread, red onions, fresh tomatoes, and mozzarella
  • Southwest Chicken Wrap: Chicken, corn, tomatoes, black beans, spinach, red onions, chipotle cilantro cream cheese spread, on a tomato basil tortilla.
  • Portobello Sandwich: grilled portobello mushroom, basil pesto, sliced tomatoes, red onion, and fontina cheese on focaccia
  • Turkey Saga Sandwich: sliced turkey, crisp bacon, chipotle cheese, guacamole, and crumbled blue cheese on panini bread
  • Tuna Melt: tuna, sweet relish, celery, artichokes, diced eggs, mayo, mustard, dill havarti, and monterey jack on sourdough bread
  • Club Sandwich: sliced turkey and ham, crisp bacon, leaf lettuce, sliced tomatoes, and cheddar cheese on wheat berry bread
  • Chicken Salad Sandwich: diced white and dark meat chicken, dried apricots, sunflower seeds, Craisins, celery, champagne vinegar, green onions, parsley, and mayo on a croissant


Salad Menu

Add grilled chicken to any salad for $2.00

  • Stilton Salad: Romaine lettuce, strawberries, mandarin oranges, Stilton cheese, and toasted walnuts, tossed in strawberry vinaigrette ($7.00)
  • Caesar: Diced grilled chicken, romaine lettuce, grated parmesan, garlic croutons, tossed to order with Caesar dressing ($5.75 with CHICKEN $7.00)
  • Traditional Cobb: Turkey, ham, tomatoes, crumbled blue cheese, black olives, red onions, boiled egg, and bacon bits over romaine lettuce ($6.75)
  • Fruit Salad: Seasonal fresh fruit (Bowl $4.75)
  • House Salad: Fresh mesclun greens tossed with raw vegetables. Salad dressings: blue cheese, Caesar, chipotle ranch, ranch, cucumber wasabi, Italian, honey mustard, balsamic vinaigrette, sesame ginger, raspberry vinaigrette, oil & vinegar, and pesto Italian ($4.25)


Kid’s Menu

Kid's selections served with chips or fruit

  • Chicken Tenders (4 pieces for $6.50 or 2 pieces for $4.50)
  • Grilled Cheese ($4.50)
  • All Beef Corn Dog ($3.25)
  • French Fries ($2.00)
  • Kid's Pizza ($3.50)

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