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Capital Cafe

Closed Friday: 7:45am to 2pm

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 Summer Hours

05/15/16 - 09/04/16

  • Sunday: Closed
  • Monday: 7:45am to 2pm
  • Tuesday: 7:45am to 2pm
  • Wednesday: 7:45am to 2pm
  • Thursday: 7:45am to 2pm
  • Friday: 7:45am to 2pm
  • Saturday: Closed

Serving coffee, grab'n go & flatbread
     pizza only.
Closed on Memorial Day and 4th of July.

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

  • $4.95

Breakfast sausage, cheddar & egg on a croissant

  • $4.95

Ham, Feta, egg & baby spinach on a croissant

  • $4.95

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

  • $4.95
B.A.T. Panini

Applewood smoked bacon, fresh avocado and tomato with garlic cream cheese on 9-grain bread

  • $4.95

Deli 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 greens, tomato & mayonnaise on 9-grain bread

  • $6.95
Fresh Asian Super Wrap

Our own "super food" blend of kale, romaine, brussel sprouts, carrots, red cabbage, green onion, mixed with red pepper, cucumber, tomato, sunflower seeds, water chestnuts and grilled chicken tossed in sesame dressing and served in a tomato basil wrap

  • $6.95
Avocado Veggie | V

Fresh avocado, shredded parmesan, mixed greens, tomato, red onion & ranch mayonnaise on Ciabatta

  • $6.75

Flatbread Pizza

Includes 16oz fountain beverage; Available 3pm - 7pm

Chicken Bacon Ranch with BBQ

Grilled chicken, applewood smoked bacon, cheddar & mozzarella cheese, red onion, Italian seasoning and ranch dressing drizzled with BBQ sauce

  • $5.00
Margherita | V

Fresh basil, tomatoes and mozzarella cheese with olive oil, minced garlic and oregano

  • $5.00
Spinach Bacon Artichoke

Applewood smoked bacon and mozzarella atop a base of spinach artichoke dip

  • $5.00
Buffalo Chicken

Chicken breast marinated in Frank's hot sauce with red and green onions, mozzarella, and Italian seasoning on a blue cheese ranch base

  • $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, applewood smoked bacon, fresh baby spinach, cheedar & jerk mayonnaise on Ciabatta

  • $6.95
Buffalo Chicken

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

  • $6.95
Turkey Cranberry Panini

Smoked turkey breast, applewood smoked bacon, cheddar and 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
Santa Fe Chicken

Grilled chicken, pepper jack, red peppers, onions & guacamole mayonnaise on a whole grain hoagie

  • $6.75
Zesty Orange BBQ Chicken

Braised chicken marinated in Capital Cafe's own zesty orange BBQ with chipotle and cheddar on an onion roll

  • $6.75
Four Cheese Panini | V

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

  • $6.75

Salads & Soup

Strawberry Avocado | V

Mixed greens, avocado, strawberries and red onion. Tossed with our house dressing

  • Small - $4.50
  • Large - $5.95
Outstanding in Your Field | V

Mixed greens, bleu cheese, walnuts and craisins tossed with our house dressing

  • Small - $4.50
  • Large - $5.95
Asian Super Salad | V

Our own "super food" blend of green kale, romaine, brussel sprouts, carrots, red cabbage, green onion, mixed with red pepper, cucumber, tomato, sunflower seeds and water chestnuts tossed with sesame oriental dressing

  • Small - $4.50
  • Large - $5.95
Caesar | V

Romaine lettuce, shredded parmesan and fresh-made croutons topped with Caesar dressing

  • Small - $4.00
  • Large - $5.75
  • Cup - $3.25
  • Bowl - $3.75

A la Carte

Macaroni & Cheese | V
  • $2.95

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

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