Dress warmly (especially for evening programs) and bring your reservation confirmation with you. The Visitors Center is open 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. central time (and additional hours on Star Party nights) every day except Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day. The phone number is 432-426-3640.
StarDate Café Information and Menu
The StarDate Café, in the Frank N. Bash Visitors Center, offers a selection of sandwiches, soft drinks (coffee, sodas, juice drinks, tea, etc), as well as various snacks. The Café is currently open from noon through the end of the Star Parties on Tuesdays, Fridays, & Saturdays and from noon to 5:00p on Sundays, Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Parties of 20 or more people should discuss arrangements for ordering with our StarDate Cafe staff. Please call us at 432-426-3644. Entrees from $3-$8.25, drinks & snacks under $3.
Those planning to grab a bite before the Star Parties take note .. Star Party crowds average a minimum of 200 to 300 people through much of the year. Please plan to give yourself at least an hour to order and enjoy your meal before your program.
|Chicken Chipotle Sandwich
Roasted Chicken tossed in
Chipotle Cream Slaw
|Roast Beef & Braised Pork Sandwich
Roast Beef and Braised Pork, with
Pepperoncinis tossed in
|Smoked Brisket Sandwich
Smoked Brisket with a Carmelized Onion
Spread and Cheddar Cheese
Roasted Eggplant, Spinach, Red Onion,
and Sundried Tomatos tossed in
Ginger Sesame Dressing
|Hot Dog (All Beef) | Chili Dog (All Beef) | Chili Bowl | Frito Pie|
The Cafe also carries a variety of hot & cold drinks as well as various snacks and sweet treats. Occasional specials are also offered.
Parties of 20 or more people should discuss arrangements with our StarDate Cafe staff. Please call us at 432-426-3644. Arrangements may also be initiated by emailing us at stardatecafe @ utexas . edu (remove the spaces).