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Union League Cafe captures the conviviality and old-world charm of a Parisian brasserie— less formal, more lively, unpressured but with impeccable attention to memorable food, wine, and service.  Our cuisine and service is a product of passion and exacting standards—and it guides our team every day.  

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Monday – Thursday 11:30 AM – 2:30 PM, 5 – 9:30 PM
Friday  11:30AM – 2:30 PM, 5 – 10:00 PM
Saturday 5 – 10:00 PM
Sunday  CLOSED

Bar Menu:

Monday – Friday  2:30 PM – 5:00 PM


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Menu Features


marbrÉ de foie gras

Duck foie gras and smoked duck terrine, mango chutney, mâche salad

poulpe grillÉ

Grilled Spanish octopus, chickpeas, micro arugula, Romesco sauce

escargots persillade

Baked escargot with garlic, parsley, tomato concassée and croutons


Boneless duck leg confit, crispy potato galette, Granny Smith apple and walnuts, watercress salad

Moules Provençales

Steamed Prince Edward Island mussels, fresh tomato, garlic and basil sauce

saint-jacques Fèves et Noisettes

Seared New England sea scallop, hazelnut crust, fava beans, parsley pesto

Gravlax Betterave

Beet and organic salmon gravlax, cucumber salad, dill cream, pumpernickel crisp


Baby spinach salad, smoked bacon, honey roasted pears, savory nougatine of pecan and Roquefort cheese


Homard, Maïs et Chanterelles

Nova Scotia lobster, corn and zucchini fricassée, sautéed chanterelles, lobster bisque

Espadon Basquaise

Pan seared marinated swordfish, roasted bell peppers and onions, cured ham, Espelette pepper jus

Aïoli de Cabillaud

Seared New England cod, crispy calamari, fennel, young carrot, broccolini, fingerling potato, aioli sauce

Ravioles a la Brousse

House made fresh sheep cheese raviolis, roasted corn, English peas, fava beans, arugula

Risotto aux Cêpes

Carnaroli rice, fresh Oregon porcini, baby spinach, porcini émulsion

Filet de Boeuf Grillé Béarnaise

Grilled 8 oz grass fed beef tenderloin, potato Pont-Neuf, French green beans, Béarnaise sauce

Canard à l'orange

Roasted Rohan duck breast, roasted yellow beets, braised endives, blood orange bigarade sauce

Medaillon de Veau aux Morilles

Slow cooked organic veal loin, gnocchi ''Parisienne'', asparagus, fresh morel sauce

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Unforgettable Events


Union League Cafe offers unforgettable settings for wedding showers, ceremonies, and receptions.  Select the second-floor private rooms or take-over the Restaurant or Club Room.  From customized menus and wine pairings to wedding cakes and florals, our private events team can help accommodate your budget and theme, and look forward to taking personal care of every aspect of your special event.  

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Personal or Business

Private Events

Union League Cafe welcomes simple luncheons, elaborate dinners or important business meetings to our private second story space.  A private elevator provides your guests access to timeless entertaining spaces with elegant yet relaxed ambiance.  The Restaurant and Club Room can also be available.   Complemented by exacting service and award-winning cuisine, your next private occasion can be both memorable and effortless.

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Heart and Soul

Our Team

Executive Chef/Owner Jean-Pierre Vuillermet and General Manager/Sommelier (and lifelong friend) Jean-Michel Gammariello lead a dedicated and talented team who create and deliver the kind of food and service that continues to garner accolades and awards for Union League Cafe.  Their passion is what keeps us timeless; their expertise keeps us authentic.  For almost 25 years, they are also what keeps us going.

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Make it Simple


You can purchase a Gift Card online using your credit card, debit card or your PayPal account. All orders will be processed through PayPal by Union League Cafe and will be mailed out the following business day. Mail the Gift Card to yourself or directly to the recipient by filling in the appropriate address in the “Ship To” section. Personalize it by adding a message in the “Gift Message” section. Gift Cards will be mailed USPS first class. A $5.00 processing and mailing fee applies to all Gift Cards.

If you have any questions about your Gift Card order or would prefer to order a Gift Card over the phone, please call us at 203-562-4299 and we will be happy to assist you.