Thronson Café


At the Thronson Café, our culinary team prepares light fare and gourmet coffee. Seating in the Café provides a bright and airy view of the Copeland Sculpture Garden. Free Wi-Fi is available. The Café is located in the Delaware Art Museum at 2301 Kentmere Parkway, Wilmington, DE 19806. For more information, please call 302.351.8555 or email



Wednesday: 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Thursday: 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.*
Friday and Saturday: 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Sunday: 10:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Monday and Tuesday: Closed

*Limited menu available on Thursday evenings.

Click here to download a PDF of the menu.


Today’s Handmade Soups 5.00

Kitchen Salad 9.75
mixed greens, grilled vegetables, chicken, tomatoes, olives, mozzarella, parmesan, hard cooked egg, prosciutto, crispy onions and roasted shallot vinaigrette

House Chicken Salad 7.50
roasted chicken, pecans, roasted red peppers, cucumbers, lemon shallot dressing on field greens

Café Salad 7.25
arugula, apples, gorgonzola, candied pecans, balsamic vinaigrette, and fig spread crostini

Chilled Salmon Salad 8.50
dill yogurt, romaine, tomatoes, red onions, cucumbers, lemon, and olive oil

Caesar Salad 4.25

Caesar Salad with House Chicken Salad 7.25


Today’s Quiche 7.25
served with field greens salad

Hummus with Roasted Red Peppers 4.50
served with crostini

In addition to our traditional menu, special freshly prepared salads, entrees and other items will be available daily from our display case. These salads are available individually by the 1/4 pound or choose three for a variety plate.


Grilled Vegetable Wrap 7.50
seasonal vegetables, provolone and pesto

Chicken Caesar Wrap 8.00

Turkey Club Wrap 8.50
bacon, lettuce, tomato, and spicy mayo

Hummus Wrap 6.50
chick pea hummus, lettuce, tomatoes, and cucumbers

Grilled Cheese 6.50
apples, bacon, swiss, provolone, and sharp cheddar

Grilled Chicken Breast 8.50
red onion and gorgonzola

Grilled Prosciutto and Brie 8.50
fig spread

Grilled Turkey and Cheese 9.00
swiss, provolone, sharp cheddar, onions, oven dried tomatoes, and spicy mayo

Café Quesadilla 8.50
grilled chicken, fontina, caramelized onions, oven roasted tomatoes, and spicy mayo

Snacks & Beverages

Check out our selection of bars and house baked cookies, chips, candy and other snacks, a large assortment of bottled beverages, freshly brewed iced tea and hot tea, coffee and more.