Autry National Center

Crossroads West Cafe

Interior shot from Crossroads Cafe at the Autry in Griffith Park

Dine in the newly renovated Autry cafe, Crossroads West, honoring the diverse cultural traditions and stories of the American West. The contemporary new design and menu weaves a connection between the past and present. Featuring the freshest ingredients, offerings include frybread tacos, buffalo burgers, red corn chicken tortilla soup, and a variety of freshly made salads and sandwiches. Delicious baked goods, a children’s menu, and outdoor seating are also available. Autry members receive a 10% discount.

Crossroads West Menu (PDF)

Plan Your Visit

  • Museum admission is not required to visit the cafe .
  • Parking is free and convenient.
  • If you are bringing your own food, we invite you to picnic on the South Lawn. There is also limited seating on the plaza, where tables and chairs are available on a first come, first served basis. 


Tuesday-Friday 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Closed Mondays


Information: 323.495.4334
Reservations for groups: 323.495.4329

Cafe Events

Cowboy Lunch at the Autry

Third Wednesday of the month, 12:30 p.m.
Free program (cost of lunch is not included). No reservations necessary.

Visit the Autry for a new afternoon lunch series bringing together Western filmmakers and stars with Autry members and other fans of the genre. Order your lunch and join actors, producers, stunt coordinators, makeup artists, writers and other surprise guests. Following each lunch, Hollywood producer Rob Word will host “A Word on Westerns,” a group discussion based on the particular theme or film of the month.

Autry Catering

Planning a Special Event?

Give your guests an unforgettable experience! The Autry is the perfect setting for any size reception from 40 to 4,000 people. For more information, call 323.667.2000, ext. 379 or 395.

Whether you’re planning a corporate meeting, a wedding, or another special event, you can count on Crossroads West to create the perfect menu to complement your needs.

Calendar Highlights

The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
Directed by John Ford Starring Henry Fonda, Jane Darwell, and John Carradine  The What Is a Western? series is curated by Jeffrey Richardson, Gamble Curator of Western...

Saturday, Jul 12, 2014 1:30 pm

Morning Joe and the Mother Road
Throughout the run of the exhibition, local classic car clubs will gather in the Autry parking lot for an opportunity to meet like-minded car enthusiasts....

Sunday, Jul 13, 2014 9:00 am

Pan for Gold!
Learn how to pan for gold, just like the 49ers did during the California gold rush!

Sunday, Jul 13, 2014 11:00 am

Cowboy Lunch at the Autry: Cowboys and Comics
The boom years for television Westerns were the 1950s and 1960s. It was the same with comic books. The Rawhide Kid, Kid Colt, and others...

Wednesday, Jul 16, 2014 12:30 pm

Wednesdays Are West Days at the Autry!
Museum teachers will share dynamic stories about the history of the West in the galleries. In addition, visitors can enjoy hands-on activity carts, crafts, and...

Wednesday, Jul 16, 2014 1:00 pm

4700 Western Heritage Way, Los Angeles, CA 90027-1462 Phone: 323.667.2000

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