Eleven Restaurant

Eleven Restaurant

Welcome to Eleven, the restaurant at Crystal Bridges. We specialize in modern American comfort food with an emphasis on traditions that hail from the “high South and low Midwest” region…the Ozarks. Our “edible responsibility” approach demonstrates our commitment to promoting and celebrating local food culture, featuring fresh ingredients from the Bentonville Farmers’ Market and other food artisans in Northwest Arkansas. The robust cuisine of Eleven not only nourishes, but also tells a story—inspired by the artworks, natural surroundings, and fascinating regional history connected to our Museum.

Lunch: Mon, Wed – Sat | 11am to 2:30 pm
Brunch: Sun | 11am to 2:30 pm
Dinner: Wed and Fri | 5 to 9 pm
Culture Hour: Wed and Fri | 5 to 7 pm

Reservations are recommended for brunch and dinner service.
Large groups call 479-418-5700 Option 2

Eleven Blog

  • It's all about the roux. Cr(EAT)e Food Blog:  GUMBO Me Over - Recently, Chef Maudie Schmitt of Café Rue Orleans in Fayetteville graced the Wednesday Over Water (WOW) stage to discussion the virtues of Southern cuisine, specifically that delicious and rich region in and around New Orleans.  One of the highlights of the evening was the chance to sample Chef Maudie’s famous Gumbo:  nutty roux-based and chock... Read more »
  • sprouts Brussels Sprouts, Bacon, and Beer, Oh My! - Fess up:  are you one of the many sufferers from an irrational fear of Brussels sprouts? Well, fear no more, valiant eater!  Eleven’s chefs have come up with a recipe that combines this oft-avoided, yet very good-for-you vegetable with two of your favorite food groups–bacon and beer–to produce a dish that even the most skittish vegiphobe will devour with gusto!... Read more »
  • Dinner at Eleven MORE Insider Tips from the Call Center for Crystal Bridges First-Timers - Just in time for the holidays:  Jan Hagan, Crystal Bridges Call Center Guru, offers up more tips for those who are visiting Crystal Bridges for the first time.  (See the first installation of Jan’s list here.)    SEVEN – Plan to take in one of our free “drop in” tours. From gallery tours such as... Read more »

Plan Your Event

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art features some of the most unique and elegant event venues in the region, offering facilities for a wide variety of events. Your guests can enjoy breathtaking views of the Crystal Bridges’ ponds and landscapes from the Museum’s Great Hall or Eleven, dance the night away on the spacious outdoor Walker Landing, or celebrate alongside the Art Trail on the Museum’s South Lawn, surrounded by native Ozark forest. Your guests also have the unique opportunity to experience the Museum’s breathtaking collection of American Art. Learn More