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Welcome to the Wild Side Café



Located inside the Virginia Living Museum, the Wild Side Café offers breakfast, lunch and snack items. There is relaxing indoor seating for about 45, plus outdoor seating in a patio area flanking the beautiful conservation garden. Museum members receive a 20% discount on all cafe purchases.

Breakfast items include muffins, cereal and breakfast biscuits along with other staples of a traditional continental breakfast.

Cold lunch items include made-to-order chicken, tuna and egg salad sandwiches and wraps.

Hot/Grilled lunch items include burgers, fish sandwich, grilled chicken, pulled pork barbecue, chili, Italian sausage sub and personal pizzas.

Vegetarian items are plentiful. Along with garden fresh side and entree salads; Vegetarian items include chili, pizzas, sandwiches and burgers. Offerings include a Garden Burger from Morning Star Farms (Vegan Product), Veggie Chicken Salad Sandwich (made with soy/wheat chicken alt.) and a quesadilla (made with alt. chicken, cheddar, olives and picante relish).

For snacks, we offer fresh fruit, yogurt, homemade cookies, brownies and bread pudding.

You are sure to be tempted by our complete Wild Side Cafe Menu.

Need to feed a Group? Check into Group Menus.



Open daily, hours vary with the season.

The Café is closed Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving, Dec. 24, 25 and Jan. 1.

Phone: 757-534-7477




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