WELCOME TO CAFÉ MOMENTUM

 

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EAT. DRINK. CHANGE LIVES.

A NEW EXPERIENCE EVERY MONTH

Café Momentum was created in 2011 with monthly Pop-Up dinners featuring local chefs in local restaurants. We are continuing that tradition with monthly Pop-Ins featuring local, national, and global chefs and personalities. The restaurant will feature our Pop-In chef’s specials on our monthly and seasonal menus.

NEXT POP-IN DINNER

Date to be announced

Featuring a nationally renowned chef

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LOCATION AND HOURS

1510 Pacific Street at Akard across from Thanks-Giving Square

Open Thursday – Saturday 5 p.m. – 11 p.m.

Parking is available in the Pacific Street Parking Garage next to Café Momentum

DART: Nearest DART stop is Akard Station.

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LATEST NEWS

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OUR MISSION IN ACTION

Since its inception in 2011, at-risk young people involved with Café Momentum have plated 18,750 dishes, serving 190 courses to 3,814 guests at 41 Pop-Up dinners. Over 200 young men have gained restaurant skills ranging from the back of the house to the front of the house. They have also formed bonds with mentors, gained self-confidence, and know that success is attainable.

 

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OUR TEAM

The Café Momentum team is headed by our Executive Director Chad Houser, Executive Chef de Cuisine, Eric Shelton, and Executive Sous Chef, Justin Box. These seasoned professionals provide a culture of learning while dishing up some of the most creative plates in Dallas.

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OUR ALUMNI

We are proud to present profiles of several of the young men that have experienced our program and what it has taught them. These young men assigned to the Dallas County Youth Village were deemed unsalvageable by society and trapped in a cycle of crime and punishment.

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OUR SUPPORTERS