Commons Cafe at Pierpont Commons is serving a full Thanksgiving-style lunch on Thursday, November 21, 2013. Stop in between 11am and 2:00pm and choose from such favorites as Roasted Turkey, Honey Glazed Ham, Smashed Potatoes and Gravy, Sweet Potato Casserole, Green Bean Casserole, Caramelized Brussels Sprouts, Cranberry Sauce, Assorted Desserts and much more. All for $10.95 Gobble Gobble!
Often considered a hidden jewel, the Commons Cafe presents a large variety of fresh chef-prepared lunch options in a beautiful setting. Menu offerings include outstanding soups and a 24-topping salad bar, made-to-order grill selections, cold deli-style sandwiches, entree salads, great vegetarian options and a wide variety of ethnic entrees from around the globe. Entrees and soup selections change daily. The window-lined dining room is spacious, service is quick and take-outs are encouraged.
New Grilled Sandwiches made to order!
Make it a combo with a choice of side and any size beverage for just $2.00 more!
We've expanded our salad bar!
Commons Cafe is pleased to offer selections that are MHealthy options. These items include Chicken Caesar Salad (with fat-free dressing) and many items on the salad bar.
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Service is buffet-style with a main 'scramble' area for people to move about and make selections. The menu includes but is not limited to: 2 hot entrees per day, burgers, hot sandwiches,a variety of side dishes, salad bar, pre-made salads and sandwiches, yogurts, fresh fruit, munchies, breads, rolls, assorted sweets and tons of beverage options. It is a very hustle-bustle but casual atmosphere during the lunch rush.
We now feature dishes from local restaurants Tuesday-Friday:
Tuesdays - Jamaican Jerk offerings including Jerk Chicken,Chicken Pita and Jerk Tofu. What's jerk? A special process of flavoring and grilling meat, vegetables and tofu that results in a spicy-sweet flavor and tender texture.
Wednesdays - Palm Palace features delicious Mediterranean fare including Chicken Shwarman, Stuffed Grape Leaves, Pita Roll Sandwiches, Hummus, and more.
Thursdays - Ahmo's Gyros and Deli presenting several varieties of Gyros, Lentil Soup, Greek Salad, Falafel Pita and other Greek selections.
Friday - Earthen Jar offers vegan and vegetarian versions of Mediterranean flavors including Spicy Chick Peas, Spinach and Tofu, Basmati Rice and Broccoli in a Creamy Mushroom Sauce.