Commons Café

Commons Café, located in the Commons Building, is available to all guests from 7:30 a.m. - 2 p.m., Monday through Friday. The café offers a variety of breakfast items, assorted drinks, pizza, snacks, burgers and sandwiches, as well as reasonably priced daily lunch specials.

  • Breakfast is served 7:30 - 10:30 a.m.
  • Lunch is served 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
  • Snacks and other packaged items are available 7:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Daily Lunch Specials

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

Gluten Free Gluten Free

Vegetarian Vegetarian

Vegan Vegan

Monday Sep 25th


  • Baked Chicken Cannelloni with Pesto Sauce
  • Steak Pizzaoila
  • Bacon Wrapped Porkloin Steak
  • Stuffed Eggplant with Mushroom, Spinach, & Kale Gluten Free Vegetarian


  • Fried Mac & Cheese
  • Mediterranean Rice
  • Potato Lyonnaise
  • Fresh Vegetable Medley

Note: Breakfast: Sausage Tacos

Tuesday Sep 26th


  • Sauteed Chicken Fontina Gluten Free
  • Slow Cooked Beef with Mushroom & Onion Sauce
  • Pork Parmesan Gluten Free
  • Italian Sweet Sausage
  • Baked Spinach & Four Cheese Ravioli with Marinara Sauce Vegetarian


  • Rice Pilaf
  • Oven Browned Potatoes
  • Braised Greens
  • Fresh Green Beans with Button Mushrooms

Wednesday Sep 27th


  • Carne Guisada
  • Grilled Chicken Cascabel with Avocado Relish Gluten Free
  • Grilled Pork Chop Steak with Black Bean Sauce Gluten Free
  • Spinach, Kale, & Mushroom Enchiladas with Guajillos Sauce Gluten Free Vegetarian


  • Spanish Rice
  • Refried Beans
  • Grilled Corn
  • Squash Medley with Roasted Peppers

Thursday Sep 28th


  • BBQ Brisket
  • Smoked Chicken
  • BBQ Spare Ribs
  • Elgin Style Sausage
  • Or do a BBQ Combo Plate - Pick 2 meats for $10.50
  • Spinach, Artichoke, & Asparagus Quiche with Gruyere Cheese Vegetarian


  • Ranch Style Beans
  • Sweet Corn
  • Steak Fries
  • Fresh Steamed Vegetable Medley

Friday Sep 29th


  • Cod Tempura with Ginger Scallion Sipping Sauce
  • Chicken Teriyaki with Grilled Pineapple
  • Pan Fried Vegetable Pot Stickers Vegetarian
  • Grilled Salmon Steak with Wasabi Cream Sauce $14
  • Jumbo Lump Crab Cakes $14
  • Jumbo Lump Crabmeat Stuffed Shrimp $15
  • Mixed Seafood Platter (Stuffed Shrimp, Catfish, & Crab Cake) $16
  • Grilled Ribeye Steak with Red Wine Butter $21


  • Vegetable Lo-Mein
  • Coconut Rice
  • Asian Style Mixed Vegetables