Food services

Food services

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Thinking Cup Café
Food outlets

The University of Calgary’s Food Services unit provides high-quality fresh food options to visitors, students, faculty and staff. The campus Dining Hall, along with 17 other food retailers across campus, provides the campus community a variety of healthy choices—everything from home-style comfort foods to authentic international cuisine. From coffee and baked goods, to dine-in table-service locations, there is something for everyone.  

Social Zone

The Den and Black Lounge will be the primary licensed establishment for Congress 2016. With an extensive food and beverage menu, this venue will deliver above and beyond the expectations of Congress attendees, formerly accustomed to the beer tent tradition, providing unprecedented social and networking opportunities.

Hours of operation: 11:00 - 23:00
Download the menu here

Thinking Cup Café

Hosted by the University of Calgary’s Food Services, the Thinking Cup Cafe will offer Expo attendees snacks and refreshments, as well as rest space to ponder the offerings of over 50 participating exhibitors. You’ll find the Thinking Cup Cafe in the Congress Hub located in Jack Simpson Gym, along with the Congress Registration Desk.

Hours of operations: 
May 27: 11:00 – 15:00
May 28-June 2: 7:30 – 15:00
June 3:  7:30 – 13:00
Download the menu here

Food outlets

A&W [MacEwan Hall]
(hamburgers, fast food)
May 28-June 3: 8:00 – 21:00

Bake Chef Co [MacEwan Hall]
(sandwiches, Vietnamese)
May 28-June 3: 8:00 – 19:00

Bistro Alma [Hotel Alma]
(higher end table-service, liquor licensed)
May 28-May 30: 7:00 – 22:00
May 31-June 3: 6:30 – 21:30

Brew & Blenz [Kinesiology A]
(coffee, smoothies, breakfast fare)
May 28-June 3: 8:00 – 14:00

Brew & Blenz [Scurfield Hall]
(coffee, smoothies, light fare)
May 28-June 3: 8:00 – 15:00

Coffee Company [MacEwan Hall]
(coffee, baked goods)
May 28-June 3: 7:00 – 20:15

Dairy Queen / Orange Julius [MacEwan Hall]
(ice cream, smoothies, light fare)
May 28-June 3: 10:00 – 19:00

Fuel for Gold [MacEwan Hall]
(full meals, nutritional)
May 28-June 3: 07:30 – 19:00

Good Earth Café [TFDL]
(coffee, snacks, wraps)
May 28-June 2: 8:00 – 18:00
June 3: 8:00 – 17:00

Good Earth Café [ICT]
(coffee, snacks, wraps)
May 28-June 3: 7:00 – 16:00

Jugo Juice [MacEwan Hall]
(smoothies, juices, light fare)
May 28-June 3: 09:00 – 19:00

Kobe Beef [MacEwan Hall]
(Japanese fare)
May 28-June 3: 10:00 – 19:00

Korean BBQ House [MacEwan Hall]
(BBQ, Korean fare)
May 28-June 3: 10:00 – 19:00

La Prep [MacEwan Hall]
(sandwiches, salads)
May 28-June 3: 10:00 – 19:00

Last Defence Lounge [MacEwan Hall]
May 28-29: 11:00 – 22:00
May 30-June 3: 11:30 – 23:00

Made for You [Social Sciences]
(soups, salads, sandwiches, smoothies, snacks, coffee)
May 28-May 29: 7:00 – 14:00
May 30-June 3: 7:00 – 15:00

Noodle & Grill Vietnamese [MacEwan Hall]
(noodles, soup, oriental fare)
May 28-June 3: 10:00 – 19:00

Opa of Greece [MacEwan Hall]
(greek fare)
May 28-June 3: 10:00 – 19:00

Oriental Wok [MacEwan Hall]
(Chinese, Fast Food )
May 28-June 3: 10:30 – 19:30

Pita on the Run [MacEwan Hall]
(pitas, Middle Eastern)
May 28-June 3: 10:00 – 19:00

Sandwich Shack/Tim Hortons [Murray Fraser Hall]
(coffee, soup, sandwiches, donuts)
May 28-31: 7:00 – 11:00
June 1-3: closed

Starbucks [University of Calgary Bookstore]
(coffee, baked goods, light fare)
May 28-June 3: 7:00 – 18:00

Starbucks [Yamnuska Hall]
(coffee, baked goods, light fare)
May 28-June 3: 7:00 – 20:00

Subway  [MacEwan Hall]
(sandwiches, soup)
May 28-June 3: 07:00 – 22:00

Subway  [Yamnuska Hall]
(sandwiches, soup)
May 28-May 29: 9:00 – 21:00
May 30-June 3: 7:00 – 22:00

Sweet and Savory [MacEwan Hall]
(frozen yogurt, curries,  Indian fare)
May 28-June 3: 08:00 – 20:00

Tee Ja [EEEL]
(tea, snacks, light fare)
May 28-June 3: 7:00 – 15:00

The Landing [Dining centre]
(cafeteria style)
May 28-June 3: 7:00 – 20:00

Tim Hortons [MacEwan Hall]
(coffee, soup, sandwiches, donuts)
May 28-June 3: 7:30 – 16:00

Umi Sushi [MacEwan Hall]
(sushi , Japanese, noodles)
May 28-June 3: 09:00 – 21:00

Zoca [ICT]
(mexican fare)
May 28-31: 11:00 – 14:00
June 1-3: closed
 

 

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