The World’s Only Global Musical Instrument Museum

Café Allegro at MIM

Café Allegro at MIM serves a daily-changing menu of great-tasting foods prepared from scratch, using fresh, local ingredients.

Stations feature global cuisine, local and regional dishes, grilled specialties, freshly made soups and salads, and delicious desserts. The casual self-serve environment provides a unique museum dining experience, boasting dishes alive with flavor and nutrition. Café Allegro also offers vegetarian, vegan, international, and kid-friendly options, appealing to a wide variety of tastes.

MIM has partnered with Bon Appétit Management Company for our Café and catering services. Taking its role in the community seriously, Bon Appétit makes socially responsible purchasing decisions and uses local, organic produce whenever possible. In an extension of the worldview exhibited throughout the museum’s galleries, Café Allegro takes a comprehensive view of wellness, believing that environment, community, and a creative menu can work together to support each other and contribute to the well-being and enjoyment of our guests.

Lunch is served daily in Café Allegro from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. For those seeking a quick pick-me-up Café Allegro also features a selection of coffees, cold drinks, wines, and snacks.

Members of MIM’s Circle of Friends receive a 10 percent discount (certain restrictions apply.)

Mother’s Day Menu 

Shrimp Bisque with Brioche Croutons and Chocolate Oil

Vegan Arizona Vegetable, Heritage Chick Pea, and Indian Spices

Sweet and Spicy Pork Roast with “Cage Free” Local Duck Egg, Toasted Mj Bread, Sauce Hollandaise, and Local Vegetables with Farro

White Mountain Kobe Beef Sirloin, Slowly Cooked and Sliced with Rosemary Fragrance, Burgundy Sauce, Roasted Heirloom Tomatoes, Udder Delights Pepper Jack Cheese and Polenta, and Arizona Vegetables

Shortcake with House-Made Biscuits, Fresh Cream, and Strawberry Sauce