Rathskeller Café

The restored German–themed Rathskeller Café in the basement of the Capitol is open only during the legislative session.

Hours (open during the legislative session only)

Monday–Thursday, 7:00 am–1:30 pm
Friday 7:00 am–1:00 pm

Lunch counter

A grab–and–go counter is available on the second floor during legislative floor sessions only.

Other dining options

  • Vending machines near the café offer cold drinks and snacks.
  • A cafeteria in the Department of Transportation building is a short walk from the Capitol.
  • Visitors are welcome to enjoy picnics on the Capitol lawn.