Busboys and Poets, named in tribute to Langston Hughes, is a restaurant, café, performance space, and bookstore. The store specializes in and supports authors who contribute to social struggles. Busboys and Poets Arlington is open Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. to 12 a.m.; Friday through Saturday, 8 a.m. to 1 a.m.; Sunday, 8 a.m. to 11 p.m.