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Commons Café

Commons Café, located in the Commons Building, is available to all guests from 7:30 a.m. to 3 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.

Daily Lunch Specials

Entrée with two sides is $7.95 (unless otherwise noted).
Menu subject to change.

  • Almond Crusted Chicken with Orange Onion Sauce
  • Pan Fried Pork Chop with Grilled Pineapple Salsa
  • BBQ Beef Kabob with Cola Glaze
  • Stuffed Eggplant with Garbanzo Beans and Baby Kale Vegetarian
  • Blended Wild Rice
  • Rainbow Potato Wedges
  • Fresh Vegetable Medley
  • Braised Greens

  • Jumbo Meatballs with optional Spaghetti
  • Pork Loin Scaloppini with Lemon Garlic Sauce
  • Grilled Boneless Chicken Breast with Mediterranean Relish
  • Grilled Vegetable Lasagna Vegetarian
  • Almond Crusted Potato Croquette
  • Rice
  • Fresh Green Beans with Roasted Mushrooms

  • King Ranch Chicken
  • Carne Guisada
  • Grilled Chicken with Smoked Corn Relish
  • Grilled Pork Chop with Black Bean Sauce
  • Southwestern Stuffed Cabbage with Rancheros Sauce Vegetarian
  • Bourbon Black Beans
  • Cumin Rice
  • Squash Medley
  • Grilled Fresh Corn

  • Chicken Fried Steak with Country Gravy
  • Pork Belly with Strawberry Balsamic Sauce served over Braised Red Cabbage and Apples ($9.50)
  • Fresh Herb Crusted Rotisserie Chicken with Lemon Garlic Sauce
  • Asparagus and Mushroom Quiche with Gruyere Cheese Vegetarian
  • Garlic Mashed Potatoes
  • Cut Corn
  • Fresh Vegetable Medley
  • Braised Tender Baby Greens

  • Catfish Pontchartrain (jumbo lump crabmeat sauce)
  • Blackened Chicken with Cajun Garlic Sauce
  • Blackened Salmon with Garlic White Wine Sauce ($13.00)
  • Jumbo Lump Crab Cakes ($12.95)
  • Coconut Shrimp ($12.95)
  • Grilled Black Angus Rib Eye Steak with Red Wine Butter ($18.00)
  • Mixed Seafood Platter (crab cake, coconut shrimp, and catfish $14.95)
  • Fried Ravioli with Marinara Sauce Vegetarian
  • Red Beans and Rice
  • Parsley Potatoes
  • Fresh Steamed Vegetable Medley