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 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

Plein Air Paintout and Luncheon
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Saturday, Oct 25, 2014 10:00 am

Community Garden at the Mt. Washington Campus
Are you interested in gardening? Come join UCLA students and SCIC/American Indian Families Partnership staff Saturday mornings at the Mount Washington campus and learn about...

Saturday, Oct 25, 2014 10:00 am

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

Saturday, Oct 25, 2014 11:00 am

Riders in the Sky (1949) and Goldtown Ghost Riders (1953)
On the fourth Saturday of every other month, two Gene Autry films are screened in the Imagination Gallery’s Western Legacy Theater. Get into the spooky...

Saturday, Oct 25, 2014 12:00 pm

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

Sunday, Oct 26, 2014 11:00 am

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

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