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Capital Cafe


Grainger Hall, 975 University Ave. | (608) 265-4914

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Capital Cafe, located in Grainger Hall, has introduced a new menu of made-to-order salads, flat bread pizzas, sandwiches, and paninis. The restaurant specializes in high-quality ingredients for breakfast, lunch, and dinner and also offers a wide variety of grab-and-go sandwiches, snacks, coffee, and tea. Stop by for anything from a cup of coffee to an iced mocha all brewed with Peet's Coffee & Tea®.

Capital Cafe Pick-Up Services
Interested in learning more about pick-up and/or delivery orders for parties of 25 or less? Come to Capital Cafe in Grainger Hall or call (608) 265-4914 for more information.


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2016 Fall Semester Hours

09/05/16 - 12/16/16

  • Monday: 7am to 7pm
  • Tuesday: 7am to 7pm
  • Wednesday: 7am to 7pm
  • Thursday: 7am to 7pm
  • Friday: 7am to 7pm
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed

Closed on holidays.

Thanksgiving Break
Wednesday, 11/23: 7am - 2pm  Coffee and grab 'n go only.
Thursday, 11/24 - Sunday, 11/27: Closed

Payment Options

Wiscard | Cash | Visa | MasterCard | Discover | American Express | Union Gift Card

Pay with your student Wiscard and receive a 10% discount

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Capital Cafe

Breakfast Sandwiches

Breakfast sandwiches available from 7:30am - 10:30am


Applewood smoked bacon, cheddar & egg on a croissant

  • $4.75

Breakfast sausage, cheddar & egg on a croissant

  • $4.75

Ham, feta, fresh local romaine & egg on a croissant

  • $4.75

Pepper jack, egg, tomato & guacamole mayonnaise on a croissant

  • $4.75
B.A.T. Panini

Applewood smoked bacon, fresh avocado & tomato on 9-grain bread

  • $4.95

Cold Sandwiches

Served with choice of apple, carrots, kettle chips, Greek pasta salad or macaroni & cheese

Smoked Turkey BLT

Smoked turkey breast, applewood smoked bacon, fresh avacado, fresh local greens, tomato & mayonnaise on 9-grain bread

  • $6.95
El Paso Ham

Sliced ham, pepper jack, red onion, tomato, fresh local greens & chipotle ranch on 9-grain bread.

  • $6.75
Avocado Veggie | V

Fresh avocado, shredded parmesan, fresh local greens, tomato, red onion & ranch mayonnaise on a whole grain hoagie

  • $6.75

Flatbread Pizza

Includes small fountain beverage; Available 3pm - 7pm

BBQ Chicken Bacon Ranch

Ranch sauce, BBQ chicken, red onions, bacon, cheddar, mozzarella & Sweet Baby Ray's

  • $5.00
Margherita | V

Olive oil, garlic, fresh basil, tomatoes & mozzarella

  • $5.00
Meat Lover's

Marinara sauce, chicken, pepperoni, sausage, bacon, cheddar & mozzarella

  • $5.00
Capital Supreme

Marinara sauce, chicken, pepperoni, sausage, red onion, mushrooms, black olives, red peppers, cheddar & mozzarella

  • $5.00
Build Your Own

Marinara sauce, cheese and up to four of the following toppings: Pepperoni, Sausage, Bacon, Chicken, Black olives, Red onions, Mushrooms, Red peppers, Tomatoes, Feta Cheese, Spinach

  • $5.00

Toasted Sandwiches

Served with choice of apple, carrots, kettle chips, Greek pasta salad or macaroni & cheese

Capital Club

Grilled chicken breast, smoked turkey breast and applewood smoked bacon with fresh local greens, cheedar & jerk mayonnaise on Ciabatta

  • $6.95
Buffalo Chicken

Grilled chicken marinated in buffalo sauce with red onion, green onion, tomato, fresh local greens and bleu cheese ranch on Ciabatta

  • $6.95
Turkey Cranberry Panini

Smoked turkey breast, applewood smoked bacon, cheddar & cranberry-pesto mayonnaise on 9-grain bread

  • $6.95
Chicken Bacon Cheddar Melt

Grilled chicken breast, applewood smoke bacon, cheddar, tomato, onions & ranch mayonnaise on a whole grain hoagie

  • $6.75
Chicken Diablo

Grilled chicken breast, pico de gallo, guacamole & pepper jack on ciabatta

  • $6.75
BBQ Chicken Bacon Ranch Wrap

Grilled chicken breast, bacon, tomato, cheddar & fresh local greens with Sweet Baby Ray's and ranch dressing in a spinach wrap

  • $6.95
Four Cheese Panini

Cheddar, pepper jack and Swiss on parmesan crusted 9-grain bread

  • $6.75

Salads & Soup

Strawberry Avocado | V

Fresh local greens, avocado, strawberries and red onion tossed with our house dressing

  • Small - $4.75
  • Large - $6.25
Outstanding in Your Field | V

Fresh local greens, bleu cheese, walnuts, craisins & house dressing

  • Small - $4.75
  • Large - $6.25
Grainger Supreme* | V

Fresh local greens, cucumber, tomato, red pepper, cheddar, croutons, grilled chicken breast, bacon & house dressing
*available for pick 2/3 for additional $1.00

  • Small - $5.75
  • Large - $7.25
  • Small Bowl with roll - $3.25
  • Large Bowl with roll - $3.75
Capital House

Fresh local greens, cucumber, tomato, red pepper, cheddar, croutons & house dressing

  • Small - $4.75
  • Large - $6.25

A la Carte

Macaroni & Cheese | V
  • Bowl - $3.25
Add Chicken
  • $2.00
Add Tofu
  • $2.00
Add Bacon
  • $2.00
Add Avocado
  • $1.25

V = Vegetarian | GF = Gluten-Free | DF = Dairy-Free | NF = Nut-Free

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