Let your taste buds explode
You’ll never run out of tasty options and treats at Pacific. With plenty of unique locations and styles, you’ll find something you like. Our dining options and menus are inspired by traditional cuisine throughout the world.
Our dining mission is straightforward. In cooperation with our food service provider, Bon Appetit, we strive to use fresh and authentic ingredients by utilizing food in its simplest and most natural form. Utilizing locally purchased and seasonal products, our chefs work hard to make our food full of flavor and nutritious. Menus are created by the executive chef with an emphasis on meeting the tastes of our students, faculty, and staff.
The Marketplace offers a wide variety of food and beverages and can accommodate special dietary requirements. With a customizable salad bar, poke bowl bar, and various themed food stations, The Marketplace is the central dining venue at Pacific.
Monday to Friday: 7 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.
If you're looking for no frills and delicious pub-fare grub, grab your friends and head over to The Lair. Located on the second floor of the DeRosa University Center, The Lair is one of the most popular hangout spots on campus. Like any late-night establishment, The Lair offers plenty of good entertainment, from musical performances to stand-up comedy and from karaoke to game nights.
Monday to Thursday: 11 a.m. – midnight
Friday: 11 a.m. – 1 a.m.
Saturday: 5 p.m. – 1 a.m.
Sunday: 5 p.m. – midnight
Following in the footsteps of the gourmet food truck revolution, the E.A.T. Truck offers you fresh, convenient, artisan meals on the go—no utensils required. Located on south campus, you can choose from a seasonal everyday menu, as well as specials created daily by the executive chef.
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Fancy eats with a gorgeous view await you at the River Room. Located on the second floor of the DeRosa University Center, the River Room is a high-end, buffet-style restaurant overlooking the Calaveras River. Meal plans are not accepted at this dining location.
Monday to Friday: 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
The Grove grocery store is conveniently located in the McCaffrey Center. It provides you options like grab-and-go lunch and dinner selections, snacks, beverages, and various grocery necessities. You can also find many apartment essentials such as toiletries, laundry detergent, cleaning supplies, and more.
Monday to Friday: 7:30 a.m. – 10:30 p.m.
Saturday: noon – 11 p.m.
Sunday: noon – 10 p.m.
Health Sciences Café
For when you need a quick pick-me-up, The Kiosk at the Health Sciences building offers a variety of fresh breakfast pastries, grab-and-go sandwiches and salads, and espresso beverages. Coffee break in between classes? Yes, please.
Monday to Friday: 7:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.
This full service Starbucks has your favorite seasonal and regular menu items, so you don’t have to travel far for your latte. It’s located in the William Knox Holt Memorial Library, so you can sip, study, and repeat.
Monday to Friday: 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.