The Gipper's Bar and Bistro

Our renovated Café is located off the Ruwe Terrace next to the Museum Store. The Bistro features different food stations offering fresh fare including a Salad Bar, Soup Station, Pizza Counter, Market Bar, and Grille. In addition to all of your favorites, find seasonal specials, healthy choices, staff picks, and kids options throughout. If you are looking for something on the go, check out our fresh but premade sandwiches, salads, and snacks in the cooler in addition to beverages for all ages. There is ample indoor and outdoor seating available to enjoy your meal. Access to the Library exhibits is not required to visit The Gipper’s Bistro.

The grill hours:
Monday - Thursday
11:00a.m. - 2:30p.m.
Friday - Sunday:
11:00a.m. - 3:30p.m.

Ronald Reagan Pub

The Ronald Reagan Pub, located in the Air Force One Pavilion, is currently open on the weekends (11:30am - 4:00pm Saturday - Sunday) and has cold entries, drinks and snacks available for purchase. A seating area is located outside the Pub.

Additional Dining

For additional dining options, the Reagan Library is within an easy drive of a variety of eateries from fast food to full service restaurants. Here's the Simi Valley Chamber of Commerce list. The Library has several picnic tables areas around the building for visitor use.


The Museum Store boasts the most extensive collection of Reagan memorabilia available anywhere, featuring treasured mementos and gifts, each reflecting a significant aspect of President Reagan's life, or his career. You can shop by category, collection and top picks. 

Private Parties:

The Library has many areas available for rental for large, special events. The Library also has an on-site catering company. Weddings, wedding receptions, birthday parties, Bar Mitzvahs, and other personal events cannot be held on Library grounds.