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Eating

Bon Appetit is our food service provider on campus providing a gathering place for great food and a wonderful dining experience.  On the whole, students will get their three-squares-a-day at Commons Cafe (located in the lower level of Chapin Hall) Monday - Friday serving breakfast from 7:15 - 9:30 a.m.; lunch 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. and dinner 4:45 - 8:00 p.m.; Saturday serving breakfast 8:30 - 9:45 a.m., brunch 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., dinner 4:00 - 8:00 p.m., and Sunday serving breakfast 8:30 a.m. - 9:45 a.m., lunch/brunch 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 

D.K.’s Cafe (in Pearsons) is open Monday - Friday for short-order breakfast specials, and a full grill menu.  At the deli DK's specializes in tossed to order salads and fresh made wraps.  There is also an extensive selection of grab and go items and packaged beverages for those on the go.  Weekday hours daily are breakfast 7:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m., lunch 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. and dinner Monday - Thursday 2:00-7:00 p.m.  Closed Saturday.  Sunday Retail 5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

The Java Joint coffee shop in Pearsons features locally roasted fair trade coffee and blended beverages, paninis, bakery items and hard pack ice cream with fresh made sugar cones.  Monday through Friday hours are 7:45 a.m. - 3:15 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.  Saturday hours are 8:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.

For more information about Bon Appetit and for daily menus please refer to their website. 

Off campus, the city of Beloit and its surrounding communities have no dearth of family diners, taquerias, family-owned pizza parlors, pubs, an organic and locally-sourced lunch counter, soul food, and burger joints. Many of these eateries are located within quick walking distance of campus, just down the hill in downtown Beloit.