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Commons Café

In addition to a complete catering menu, the Commons Building is also home to one of UT’s favorite dining establishments — the Commons Café. Offering a light breakfast menu and a broad selection of delicious lunch options, the café is open weekdays from 7:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Daily Lunch Specials

Entrée with two sides is $8.75 (unless otherwise noted).
Menu subject to change.

Mon29
Entrées
  • Slow roasted beef with mushroom sauce
  • Pecan and almond crusted chicken with orange onion sauce
  • Pork loin mojo de ajo with pineapple mango salsa
  • Soup: chicken noodle soup
  • Vegetarian Entrée: Fried spinach and four cheese ravioli with marinara sauce Vegetarian
Sides
  • Rainbow potato wedges
  • Brown rice with roasted barley and vegetables
  • Steamed vegetable medley
  • Braised greens

Tue30
Entrées
  • Beef lasagna
  • Chicken parmesan
  • Pork scaloppini with mushroom marsala sauce
  • Soup: minestrone soup
  • Vegetarian Entrée: stuffed eggplant with kale, spinach, quinoa and chick peas VegetarianGluten Free
Sides
  • Grilled polenta or rice Florentine
  • Fresh green beans with portabella mushrooms and sweet peppers

Wed31
Entrées
  • Shredded chicken rellenos with queso fresca and rancheros sauce
  • Beef quesadillas with guacamole and pico de gallo
  • Smoked pork tenderloin with black bean chipotle sauce
  • Soup: Smoked chicken and corn chowder
  • Vegetarian Entrée: Southwestern lasagna with tomatillo sauce Vegetarian
Sides
  • Bourbon black beans
  • Spanish style rice with tomato and poblano peppers
  • Squash medley
  • Grilled fresh corn

Thu1
Entrées
  • Country style fried chicken fried steak with cream gravy
  • BBQ chicken with cola glaze
  • Smothered pork chop with mushroom and onion sauce
  • Soup: Acorn squash soup
  • Vegetarian Entrée: Asparagus, mushrooms and gruyere cheese quiche Vegetarian
Sides
  • Garlic mashed potato
  • Sweet corn
  • Steamed fresh vegetable medley

Fri2
Entrées
  • CLOSED
Sides