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Capital Cafe

Open Now Thursday: 7am to 8pm

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

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Capital Cafe, located in Grainger Hall, has menu items consisting of made-to-order salads and toasted paninis, a la carte sandwiches, soups, wraps and snacks,. They specialize in high-quality ingredients for breakfast, lunch, and dinner and have a dining space to sit and enjoy your meals, too. Their small order-and-go coffee kiosk offers a wide variety of Peet's Coffee & Tea® coffee, espresso drinks, blended treats and tea options.

 

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Manager: Robyn Essler: robyn.essler@wisc.edu 

If you have any questions or concerns please email feedme@union.wisc.edu

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Fall 2019 Hours

09/04/19 - 12/20/19

  • Wednesday: 7am to 8pm
  • Thursday: 7am to 8pm
  • Friday: 7am to 5pm
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed
  • Monday: 7am to 8pm
  • Tuesday: 7am to 8pm

 

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

Breakfast available from 7:30am - 10:30am. Add a small coffee to any breakfast sandwich for $1.00

American

Smoked bacon, smoked cheddar cheese & egg on a croissant

  • $4.75
Country

Breakfast sausage, smoked cheddar & egg on a croissant

  • $4.75
Southwest | V

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

  • $4.75
Biscuits & Gravy

2 warm biscuits smothered with our own sausage gravy

  • $7.00

Toasted Sandwiches

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

Capital Club

Grilled chicken breast, smoked turkey breast, smoked bacon, fresh greens, tomato, smoked cheddar cheese & jerk mayo on sourdough

  • $8.25
Turkey Cranberry Panini

Smoked turkey breast, smoked bacon, smoked cheddar cheese & cranberry-pesto mayo on multigrain bread

  • $7.95
Mediterranean Chicken

Grilled chicken breast, red pepper pesto, cucumber, feta cheese, tomato & fresh greens on Ciabatta

  • $7.75
Beef N' Bleu

Roast beef, caramelized onions, bleu cheese spread, tomato, lettuce & cucumber on multigrain bread

  • $8.25
Fiesta Chicken

Grilled chicken breast with pico de Gallo & cayenne pepper, pepper jack cheese and guacamole on ciabatta

  • $7.95
Caprese Panini | V

Fresh mozzarella, tomato, fresh basil, olive oil, salt & pepper on sourdough

  • $7.75

Salads & Soup

Strawberry Avocado | V

Fresh, organic local greens, fresh avocado & strawberries, red onion & house mixed berry vinaigrette

  • Small - $6.50
  • Large - $8.00
Chicken Caesar

Fresh, organic local greens, grilled chicken breast, parmesan cheese, garlic croutons & house Caesar dressing

  • Small - $6.50
  • Large - $8.00
Southwest Chicken | GF

Fresh, organic local greens, grilled chicken breast, fresh avocado, black beans, corn, red onion, pico de Gallo, paper jack cheese & house chipotle ranch dressing

  • Small - $6.50
  • Large - $8.00
Soup

Monday
Loaded Baked Potato (GF), Black Bean Enchilada (GF, V)

Tuesday
Chicken Pot Pie, Black Bean Enchilada (GF, V)

Wednesday
Broccoli Cheese (GF), Black Bean Enchilada (GF, V)

Thursday
Stuffed Pepper, Black Bean Enchilada (GF, V)

Friday
Tomato Basil (GF, V), Black Bean Enchilada (GF, V)

  • Small Bowl with roll - $3.75
  • Large Bowl with roll - $4.50

A la Carte

Macaroni & Cheese | V
  • Bowl - $3.75
Add Chicken
  • $3.00
Add Tofu
  • $2.00
Add Bacon
  • $2.00
Add Avocado
  • $1.25
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Peet's Coffee

Coffee

Brewed Coffee

Regular or Decaf

  • 12oz - $2.30
  • 16oz - $2.70
  • 20oz - $2.95
Cafe Au Lait
  • 12oz - $2.90
  • 16oz - $3.30
  • 20oz - $3.55
Americano
  • 12oz - $3.05
  • 16oz - $3.85
  • 20oz - $3.85
Espresso
  • 1 Shot - $2.25
  • 2 Shots - $3.05
  • 3 Shots - $3.85
Joe to Go

A 96 oz to-go container. Purchase includes cups, creamer and sugar.

  • $23.00

Hot Beverages

Cappuccino
  • 12oz - $3.65
  • 16oz - $4.15
  • 20oz - $4.65
Latte
  • 12oz - $3.65
  • 16oz - $4.15
  • 20oz - $4.70
Flavored Latte
  • 12oz - $4.15
  • 16oz - $4.65
  • 20oz - $5.20
Caramel Macchiato
  • 12oz - $4.45
  • 16oz - $4.90
  • 20oz - $5.50
Mocha
  • 12oz - $4.15
  • 16oz - $4.65
  • 20oz - $5.20
Hot Cocoa
  • 12oz - $3.10
  • 16oz - $3.40
  • 20oz - $3.70
Tea Latte

Masala Chai or Earl Grey

  • 12oz - $3.80
  • 16oz - $4.45
  • 20oz - $4.85
Matcha Tea Latte
  • 12oz - $3.90
  • 16oz - $4.55
  • 20oz - $4.95
Tea Selections

Black, Green, Blended & Herbal

  • 12oz - $2.55
  • 20oz - $2.95

Iced Beverages

Iced Coffee
  • 16oz - $3.10
  • 24oz - $3.60
Iced Tea
  • 16oz - $2.65
  • 24oz - $3.00
Iced Latte
  • 16oz - $3.95
  • 24oz - $4.50
Iced Mocha
  • 16oz - $4.45
  • 24oz - $5.00
Cafe Javiva

Blended iced coffee. Low-cal and non-dairy options available

  • 16oz - $4.05
  • 24oz - $4.55
Flavored Javiva

Low-cal and non-dairy options available

  • 16oz - $4.55
  • 24oz - $5.05
Tea Javiva

Masala Chai, Matcha or Earl Grey. Low-cal and non-dairy options available

  • 16oz - $4.55
  • 24oz - $5.05

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

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