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Places to Eat at UCSD

Find places to eat on campus. Choose from restaurants, cafés, fast food and pubs.

Restaurants, cafés, fast food, and pubs Location/ Telephone Hours Payment method
Art of Espresso Café serves coffee, smoothies, pastries, sandwiches, salads, desserts, and great service. Mandeville Center (map)
(858) 822-4547

Mon – Fri 7 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Summer: Mon – Fri 7 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Cash, credit card, check, Triton Cash
Bella Vista Social Club and Caffé is a hybrid of  French and Italian cuisine and offers a multitude of salads, paninis, pastas, and other delicacies. Sanford Consortium (map)
(858) 534-9624 
Mon – Fri 7:30 a.m. – 6 p.m., Sat, Sun 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.  Cash, credit card

The Bistro at The Strand offers sushi, fresh greens and vegetarian fare, noodle dishes, and top-grade cuts of beef and fish. The Bistro experience focuses on tasting a variety of flavors and sharing plates with friends.

The Village East (map)
(858) 822-4277
Reservations: (858) 822-4275

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Bombay Coast provides a taste of the subcontinent right in Price Center, featuring exotic dishes. Price Center East (map)
(858) 622-9070

Mon – Fri 10 a.m. – 9 p.m., Sat 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Summer: Mon – Fri 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Sat: 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Cash, Triton Cash, credit card
Burger King offers flame-grilled burgers and fries, crisp salads, and more at student-friendly prices. Price Center East (map)
(858) 457-8272

Mon – Thur 24hrs, Fri 24 hrs – 2:30 a.m., Sat 8 a.m. – 2:30 a.m., Sun 9:30am – 24hrs

Summer: Mon–Fri 7 a.m.–7 p.m., Sat 10 a.m.–4 p.m.

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Café Olé coffee cart provides coffee, drinks, snacks, and desserts. UCSD Extension campus (map) Mon–Fri 4 p.m.–8 p.m. Cash
Caroline's Seaside Cafe offers healthy and creative California-style cuisine featuring a diverse menu of hot and cold breakfast items, sandwiches, salads, soups, espresso drinks, baked goods, and desserts.

Scripps Seaside Forum (map)
858-202-0569

Mon–Fri 7:30 a.m.–3 p.m., Sat, Sun 8 a.m.–3 p.m.

Cash, credit card
Club Med serves pastries, fresh-made salads, deli sandwiches, flatbread pizzas, soups, lunch combos, and tasty desserts. Organic and vegetarian options
available.
School of Medicine (map)
(858) 534-9108
Mon–Fri 7:30 a.m.–2 p.m. Cash, check, credit card, Triton Cash
Come On In! Café serves beverages, pastries, salads, sandwiches, pizza, pasta, and more. Subscribe to receive a Daily Specials email. Torrey Pines Center South (map)
(858) 657-9166
Mon – Fri 6:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Cash, check
Croutons serves fresh made-to-order salads, panini sandwiches, and homemade soups. 2nd floor of the Student Services Center (map)

Mon – Fri 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

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Cups Outdoor Café serves organic and free-trade coffee, blended drinks, pastries, smoothies, sandwiches, salads, desserts, and vegetarian specialties. Jacobs School of Engineering Courtyard (map)
(619) 283-5252
Mon – Fri 6 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.  Cash, check, credit card, Triton Cash
Cups - Located on the deck adjacent to the Eckart Building at Scripps Institute of Oceanography, Cups coffee cart and snack bar offers an ocean view under a canopy of majestic Torrey Pine trees.  Scripps Institute of Oceanography Mon – Fri 7:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.  Cash, credit card 
Dlush Lounge serves home-made savory and sweet open faced melts, salads and a famous line-up of joy drinks which capture the essence of “Pure Flavor.” The menu satisfies both richer tastes and healthier choices. Price Center East 1st Level  (map) Mon – Fri 8 a.m. – 12 a.m.
Sat/Sun 11 a.m – 11 p.m.
Cash, credit card, Triton Cash
The Faculty Club serves weekday lunch buffets and private breakfasts, lunches, and dinners. Muir College (map)
(858) 534-0876
Mon – Fri 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Cash, check, credit card, recharge, Triton Cash
Hi Thai offers fresh, quality Asian cuisine, including noodles, soups, appetizers, and salads. Student Center (map)
(858) 558-4606

Mon – Fri 8 a.m. – 9 p.m.

Summer: Mon – Fri 8 a.m. – 7 p.m. 

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Home Plate has everything from delicious, healthy salads to the best burger on campus. 20 beers on tap and high-def. TVs to watch a game. Large patio. Private parties hosted and campus catering available. Rimac Annex (map)
(858) 657-9111

Mon – Thur 9 a.m. – midnight, Fri – Sat 9 a.m. – 2 a.m., Sun 9 a.m. – 10 p.m.

Summer: Mon – Fri 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m. 

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Jamba Juice serves blended smoothies, fresh-squeezed juices, and nutritious breads. Price Center West (map)
(858) 622-2020

Mon – Fri 7 a.m. – 9 p.m., Sat 9 a.m. – 4 p.m., Sun 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Summer: 7 a.m. – 6 p.m.

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Muir Woods provides an intimate coffeehouse atmosphere with fresh pastries, custom coffee and espresso drinks, and teas. MOM (Middle of Muir), downstairs from Sierra Summit (map) Mon – Fri 7:30 a.m. – 9 p.m.  Cash, check, Triton Cash
Panda Express provides a variety of Chinese dishes. Price Center West (map)
(858) 638-0106

Mon – Thur 9 a.m. – 10 p.m., Fri 9 a.m. – 8 p.m., Sat, Sun 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. 

Summer: Mon – Fri 10 a.m. – 7 p.m., Sat 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

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Peet's Coffee & Tea serves artisan roasted coffee and specialty drinks.

RIMAC Annex
(map)
(858) 822-6983

Mon – Thur 7 a.m. – 9 p.m., Fri 7 a.m. – 6 p.m., Sat, Sun 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. 

Summer: Mon – Fri 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (closed Sat, Sun)

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Perks serves beverages (including coffee from Barefoot Roasters), healthy sandwiches, snacks, and specialty chocolates. UCSD Bookstore (map)
(800) 520-7323

Mon – Thur 7 a.m. – 7 p.m., Fri 7 a.m. – 6 p.m., Sat Noon – 5 p.m., Sun Noon – 5 p.m.

Summer: Mon – Fri 7 a.m. – 6 p.m., Sat Noon – 5 p.m.

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Porter's Pub has a variety of beers on tap and serves sub sandwiches. Student Center (map)
(858) 224-8105

Mon – Fri 8 a.m. – midnight, Sat 12 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Summer: Mon – Fri 8 a.m. – 6 p.m., Sat 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

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Round Table Pizza serves pizza, salads, sandwiches, beverages, and beer. Price Center West (map)
(858) 457-2060

Mon – Thur 10 a.m. – 10 p.m., Fri 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

Summer: Mon – Fri 10:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

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Rubio's Baja Fresh Mexican Grill serves Mexican food and has a fresh salsa bar. Price Center West (map)
(858) 784-0519

Mon – Thur 8:30 a.m. – 9 p.m., Fri 8:30 a.m. – 8 p.m., Sat 10:30 a.m. – 6 p.m., Sun 10:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Summer: Mon – Thur 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., Fri 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Sat: 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. 

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Santorini Greek Island Grill offers fare from around the Aegean, the Mediterranean, and beyond... Price Center East (map)

Mon – Thur 7:30 a.m. – 9 p.m., Fri 7:30 a.m. – 8 p.m., Sat 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., Sun noon – 8 p.m.

Summer: Mon – Fri 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Sat: 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

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Shogun offers Japanese dishes including salads, chicken and beef bowls, vegetarian, and a fresh sushi bar. Price Center West (map)
(858) 453-0220

Mon – Thurs 10 a.m. – 9 p.m., Fri 10 a.m. – 8 p.m., Sat – Sun 11:30 a.m. – 8 p.m. 

Summer: Mon – Fri 11 a.m. – 6 p.m., Sat 11:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. 

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Splash! Cafe Located outside the entrance of Birch Aquarium at Scripps, Splash! Cafe offers an array of gourmet delights next to the life-sized gray whale fountain. Relax outdoors during your visit and choose from a variety of hot and cold beverages, sandwiches, snacks, and more. Birch Aquarium

Mon – Thurs 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Weekends and holidays 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Cash, credit card
Subway serves submarine and deli sandwiches, salads, chips, drinks and cookies. Price Center West (map)
(858) 638-8275

Mon – Fri 8 a.m. – 11 p.m., Sat 8 a.m. – 11 p.m., Sun 9:30 a.m. – 11 p.m. 

Summer: Mon – Fri 7 a.m. – 7p.m., Sat 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.  

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Tapioca Express brings a taste of Taiwan to the campus by offering over 150 different varieties of drinks including teas & boba, as well as delicious rice dishes. Price Center East (map)
(858) 678-8821

Mon – Fri 9:30 a.m. – midnight, Sat – Sun 11:30 a.m. – midnight

Summer: Mon – Thur 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., Fri 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Sat 11:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.

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The Village Place and Market offers organics, vegan items, frozen dinners, espresso specialties, groceries, gifts and other supplies. Torrey Pines (map)
858-822-4963 (office)
858-822-5577 (market)

Mon – Sun 7 a.m – 1 a.m., Sat – Sun 9 a.m. – 1 a.m.

Summer: (Jun 13 – Sep 12) Mon – Fri 7 a.m. – 11 p.m. 

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YogurtWorld offers do-it-yourself frozen yogurt. Flavors from chocolate to green coconut and toppings from chocolate chips to lychee. 

1st floor of the Student Services Center
(858) 558-8989
(map)

Mon – Fri 10 a.m. – 10 p.m., Sat – Sun noon – 6 p.m.

Summer: Mon – Fri 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. 

Cash, credit card, Triton Cash
Zanzibar offers freshly made artisan sandwiches, salads, pastas and more!  Price Center East (map)
858-678-0922 (office)

Mon – Fri 8:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Summer: Mon – Fri 8:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. 

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Student dining facilities
(also open to faculty, staff and visitors)
Location/ Telephone Hours Payment method
Café Ventanas offers a variety of choices including vegetarian, healthy, organic, Live Well, Fresh2U, Valve4U,and many specialty items. Eleanor Roosevelt College (map)
(858) 534-0567

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Canyon Vista offers a variety of choices including vegetarian, healthy, organic, Live Well, Fresh2U, Valve4U,and many specialty items. Warren College (map)
(858) 822-3458

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Earl's Place & Market offers organics, vegan items, frozen dinners, espresso specialties, groceries, gifts and other supplies. Warren College (map)
(858) 534-5561

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Foodworx serves fresh salads, sandwiches, pizzas, Value4u, Fresh2U, Live Well, local organicm fair trade items, and more. Sixth College and Matthews Apartments (map)
(858) 534-1097

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Goody's Place and Market serves Latin food, burritos, sandwiches, salads. Thurgood Marshall College
(map)
(858) 534-9384

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Sixth College Place and Market offers an incredible selection of packaged foods and frozen foods available for purchase.  Sixth College and Matthews Apartments (map)
(858) 534-1097

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OceanView Terrace offers a variety of choices including vegetarian, healthy, organic, Live Well, Fresh2U, Valve4U,and many specialty items. Thurgood Marshall College (map)
(858) 534-4923

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Incredi-Bowls (Food Truck) Offering a variety of bowl options. Revelle College (map)

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Pines offers vegetarian, healthy, organic, Live Well, Fresh2U, Valve4U,and many specialty items. Muir College (map)
(858) 534-5167

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Roger's Place and Market offers organics, vegan items, frozen dinners, espresso specialties, groceries, gifts and other supplies. Revelle College (map)
(858) 534-1097

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Roots offers exclusively vegan and vegetarian entrees, salads, sides, and smoothies Muir College (map)

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Stores Location/ Telephone Hours Payment method
Earl's Place & Market offers organics, vegan items, frozen dinners, espresso specialties, groceries, gifts and other supplies. Warren College (map)
(858) 534-5561

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The Food Co-op is a vegan and vegetarian only student-run food store that features a fresh, organic salad bar, bagels, bulk trail mix, soups, and a variety of other foods and drinks. Student Center (map)
(858) 546-8339

Mon – Fri 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m

Summer: Mon – Fri 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Cash, check, Triton Cash
The General Store Co-op is a non-profit, student-run convenience store. Student Center (map)
(858) 450-3080
Mon – Thur 9 a.m. – 5p.m., Fri 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

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Goody's Place and Market Serves Latin food, burritos, sandwiches, salads. Thurgood Marshall College (map)
(858) 534-9384

Sun – Thurs: 10 a.m – 1 a.m., Fri – Sat: 10 a.m. – 10 p.m.

Summer: (Jun 27 – Sep 2) Mon – Sun 11 a.m. – 10 p.m. (Exceptions)

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MOM College Center offers snack foods, cold drinks, ice cream, greeting cards, drugstore items, and other sundries. MOM (Middle of Muir), downstairs from Sierra Summit (map)
(858) 534-4418
Mon – Fri 8 a.m. – 11 p.m., Sun 1 p.m. – 7 p.m.  Cash, check, Triton Cash
Roger's Place and Market offers organics, vegan items, frozen dinners, espresso specialties, groceries, gifts and other supplies. Revelle College (map)
(858) 534-109

Mon – Fri 7 a.m. – 1 a.m, Sat, Sun 9a.m. – 1 a.m. 

Summer: (Jun 13 – Sep 5) Mon – Sun 7 a.m. – 11 p.m. (Exceptions

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The Sunshine Market sells food, drinks, personal items, and groceries. Price Center East (map)
(858) 534-4248

Mon – Thur 7 a.m. – 9 p.m, Fri 7 a.m. – 6 p.m., Sat – Sun 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. 

Summer: Mon – Fri 7 a.m. – 6 p.m., Sat 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. 

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The Village Place and Market offers organics, vegan items, frozen dinners, espresso specialties, groceries, gifts and other supplies. Torrey Pines (map)
858-822-4963 (office)
858-822-5577 (market)

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