With so much to do at the Saint Louis Science Center, and with so much curiosity to satisfy, your group is bound to get hungry along the way.

Whether you’re looking to start the day on the right foot with an out-of-this-world breakfast, or take a break midday with lunch or a snack, our culinary team has you covered.

Please note that group food orders must be placed and paid for at least 10 days in advance. If you have questions about feeding your group while you’re here, please contact Group Sales by phone at 1.314.289.4424, or email us.


The Dino Den

The Dino Den is currently unavailable for groups with catered and sack lunches.

Group Lunches

Include lunch with your visit. Group Lunches from the Science Center are affordable and offer a range of options suitable for anyone, from students to seniors. Group Lunches come with assorted sides and a drink, as well as a cookie for dessert.

Recommendations for children and youths:
  • Turkey sandwich
  • PB&J
  • Pepperoni or Cheese EZ Pizza slice

Sides include juice, goldfish snack for children, juice, fresh fruit and a cookie for youths.

Recommendations for adults:
  • Sandwiches, including Italian Club and B.A.L.T.
  • Wraps, including Chicken Caesar and Mediterranean
  • Pepperoni or Cheeze EZ Pizza Slice
  • Garden salad with grilled chicken

Bistro & To-Go Lunches

Make your adult lunch items Bistro Lunches. Bistro Lunches include exclusive sides, include the Science Center’s house-made chips, a gourmet side dish and chef’s choice of dessert.

And if you’re looking for an impromptu picnic in Forest Park or dining on-the-go on your tour bus, Bistro Lunches can be packaged in convenient to-go boxes with napkins and silverware.

Breakfast Buffet

Start your group’s visit with a delicious breakfast buffet in the Science Center’s 2nd Floor Loft Café. Group members can overlook the Emerson Lobby and get a glimpse of beautiful Forest Park as they enjoy breakfast before the Science Center opens to the public at 9:30 a.m.

Breakfast buffets are available to groups of 10 or more and must be reserved and paid at least 10 days in advance.

Pick one entrée item
  • French Toast Bake
  • Spinach and Cheese Strata
Add your breakfast buffet

Granola Buffet featuring house-made granola, Greek yogurt, dried cranberries, sugar pecans, mixed berries and clover honey.

Full Breakfast with thick sliced bacon, breakfast potatoes, and fresh fruit.

Breakfast buffets include complimentary coffee, orange juice and water.

Looking for more?

  • Add on assorted pastries & muffins for $2.00 per person
  • Include discounted OMNIMAX Theater or Special Exhibition tickets for an after-breakfast activity.

Download the Breakfast Buffet PDF to email food order

To-Go Snacks

To-Go Snacks come packaged in easy-to-carry containers, making them the perfect way to enjoy a mid-visit snack or tide your group over on a day trip packed with fun.

Plan Ahead

All groups should also be aware of our Group Policies, and should print, fill out out and bring our Group Policies Acknowledgement form. For more information, contact our Group Visits team by phone at 1.314.289.4424, or email us.