Cafe menu options
Bon Appétit offers several options for on campus dining available to students NOT on meal plans, commuters, staff and faculty. All available for purchase in the food service office, located in Canyon Commons.
Valid during lunch in the Canyon Commons. Available for purchase in the food service office located in Canyon Commons.
PURCHASE 15 MEALS FOR $65!
TIME IS EVERYTHING. If you work on campus, taking time for lunch during a busy work day is a valuable commodity. Eating on campus saves you time and gives you an opportunity to maximize your lunch break.
IT’S SOCIAL. A lunch enjoyed in the Commons give you the opportunity to socialize with both co-workers and students and enjoy a sense of community.
SUSTAINABLE. SERIOUSLY. Bon Appétit has had industry-leading commitments to environmentally and socially responsible sourcing. By eating on campus you know your food has been sourced with care.
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Skip the processed bars with long ingredient lists and fuel up with these simple tahini, apricot, and sea salt energy bites.» Read More
Nutrients, fiber, antioxidants — there’s so much that makes peels and rinds appealing, so why throw them away? Check out this list of produce you don’t have to peel.» Read More
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A sustainable and flavorful fish, mackerel has omega-3 fatty acids that are great for your brain. Try this high-protein salad that pairs mackerel with creamy white beans, arugula, and herbs.» Read More
Are low-fat or low-carb diets better for weight loss and overall health? A new study clears up some confusion over this controversial topic.» Read More
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This flavorful recipe shows off the season’s best, starring bold blood oranges, peppery shaved radish, and savory black olives.» Read More
Do you care about whether your food was grown locally or raised humanely? Or are you more interested in protein vs. carbs?
Whatever your priorities, we can help you chew the right thing. At Bon Appétit, we’re working toward “food service for a sustainable future.” How we define that is a mouthful, but the bottom line is that we strive to cook delicious food that’s good for you, the animals, the workers, the community, and the Earth — because they’re all connected. And we’re proud to be the first food service company to tackle many important issues in these areas.
We’re here to support you by giving the information you need to choose wisely. Visit our Wellness page for a feast of information about the roles our from-scratch cooking, nutritional approach, local sourcing, and other sustainability programs can play on your menu.
Refreshing and juicy but with a toasted complexity that is balanced by the lime, this unique appetizer is as tasty as it is hydrating. Serves 12. 1 medium watermelon Zest of 1 lime 1/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons lime juice (about 5-6 limes), divided 1 tablespoon olive oil 2 tablespoons honey 1 teaspoon cayenne pepper 1/4…Read More» Read More
When the tops of root vegetables such as radishes and turnips are in good condition, don’t let them go to waste! This recipe transforms radish greens into a bright and simple chimichurri sauce that is a delicious and refreshing topping to many foods from omelets to roasted potatoes. Makes 2/3 cup, enough for about 4-6…Read More» Read More
3 tablespoons plus 2 teaspoons olive oil, divided 4 medium carrots, diced 2 cloves garlic, finely diced 1 cup french green lentils 2 cups water 1 bay leaf 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard 1 shallot, finely diced 3 tablespoons red wine vinegar 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon coarsely ground black pepper 2 teaspoons fresh thyme, chopped,…Read More» Read More
Good nutrition is more than just the numbers.
Healthy eating patterns are a result of skills and strategies for managing all types of food…despite the numbers. Knowing the nutritional values of some basic foods can help you learn which foods provide too much or too little of the nutrients that concern you. Bon Appétit has compiled this guide of common nutritional values for many of the basic offerings you will find in our cafés. The numbers here are based on standard nutrient values for these types of foods.
Download PDF: Knowing the Numbers
Do you have a specific question, suggestion, or feedback about your meal at a Bon Appétit café? Feel free to browse the previously asked questions below or contact our Bon Appétit managers using this form.