Dining/Catering at the University of Maine
- Three campus cafeterias which collectively accommodate up to 2,000
- Cafeteria style and a la carte dining for a cost-effective alternatives
- Catered banquet style services with buffet and served dining options
- Lobster bakes and barbecues with native Maine products
- Delivery service for working lunches or refreshment breaks
- Receptions for simple or elegant tastes
- Creative catered functions for both small and large groups
|University of Maine|
|Name||Location||Phone||Type of Food|
|Bear’s Den and Union Central||Memorial Union Building||581-4407||Asian, Mexican, Pasta, Grill, Home Cooking, Salad Bar, Deli, Desserts|
|Hilltop Commons||Campus||581-4842||Varied Menu|
|Oakes Room Cafe||Fogler Library||581-4272||Bagels, Pastries, Coffee|
|University Club (Not opened in Summer)||Fogler Library||581-4852||Soups, Salads and Hot Items|
|York Commons||Campus||581-4959||Varied Menu/Vegetarian|
|Applebee’s||718 Hogan Road||990-5945||American, Family Dining|
|Bagel Central||33 Central Street||947-1654||Pastries, Sandwiches|
|Barnaby’s Restaurant||357 Odlin Road||947-6961||American|
|Bugaboo Creek||24 Bangor Mall Blvd||945-5515||Steak House|
|Cafe Nouveau||84 Hammond Street||942-3336||Wine Bar, Fine Dining|
|Captain Nick’s||1165 Union Street||942-6444||Seafood/Lobster|
|China Wall||930 Stillwater Avenue||941-9331||Chinese|
|Ground Round||248 Odlin Road||942-5621||American, Family Dining|
|Guiness and Porcelli’s||735 Main St.||947-2300||Gourmet Italian|
|Killarney’s||500 Main Street||947-8651||American|
|Little Lad’s Basket||128 Main Street||942-5482||Vegetarian no eggs, no dairy|
|Courtyard Grill||96 Hammond Street||262-6143||Upscale Pub|
|New Moon Cafe||47 Park Street||990-2233||Varied Menu|
|Olive Garden||741 West Hogan Road||942-6209||Italian|
|Oriental Jade||Bangor Mall Blvd||947-6969||Chinese|
|Panda Garden||123 Franklin Street||942-2704||Chinese|
|Pepino’s||570 Stillwater Avenue||947-1233||Mexican|
|Pizzeria Uno||725 Stillwater Ave||947-5000||Pizza, Pub|
|Ruby Tuesday’s||663 Stillwater Ave||942-3442||American, Family Dining|
|Sea Dog Brewing Company||26 Front Street||947-8004||Microbrewery/Full menu|
|Taste of India||68 Main Street||945-6865||East Indian|
|Thai Express||40 Broadway||947-7911||Thai|
|Thistle’s||175 Exchange Street||945-5480||Continental|
|Whig & Courier Pub||18 Broad Street||947-4095||Pub/Full menu|
|The Lucerne Inn||Route 1A, Dedham||843-5123||Fine Dining/Sunday Brunch|
|Bear Brew Pub||36 Main Street||866-2739||Microbrewery Pub/Pizza|
|Margarita’s||15 Mill Street||866-4863||Mexican Restaurant|
|Pat’s Pizza||11 Mill Street||866-2111||Pizza – Popular with Students|
|The Store - Ampersand||22 Mill Street||866-4110||Gourmet foods/Coffee|
|Thai Orchid||28 Mill Street||866-4200||Thai|
|Woodsman Bar and Grill||31 Main Street||866-4040||Dinner and Pub Fare|
|Verve||2 Mill Street||866-4004||Bagels, Burritos, Wraps, Coffee, Smoothies|
|China Garden||6 Stillwater Avenue||827-8228||Chinese|
|City Park||301 No. Main Street||827-8971||American, Late Night Menu|
|Governor’s||Stillwater Avenue||827-4277||Wide Variety Family Menu|
|The Market Cafe||Stillwater Avenue||827-3663||Mediterranean, pizza, calzones|
Does the University require lodging or meals packages? If so, must all three meals be taken in the dining hall?
Generally, those individuals who reside on campus are expected to eat on campus. Meal planning is flexible to accommodate the unique needs of each group.
If a three-meal package is not required, would you consider a breakfast/room package? If not, is there a facility nearby where participants can obtain breakfast?
It would be possible to obtain a breakfast/room package; also there are facilities on campus and within five minutes from campus, where breakfast can be obtained (see Dining Guide for local restaurants).
A continental breakfast can be delivered to the residence hall lounge if purchased as a group option.
Is there a facility close to major sessions where participants can obtain a quick lunch?
Yes, at the MarketPlace in the Memorial Union Building and in Wells Central. Lunch can also be purchased at the dining commons on campus.
Can participants obtain dinner on campus? If not, are there restaurants within walking distance?
Fast foods, deli sandwiches, pizza, and snacks are available at the Memorial Union Building. Vegetarian lunch and dinner meals are served seven days a week at York Commons. The nearest restaurants are a little over a mile from campus. (See Dining Guide) Average cost of meals on campus (2010 prices):
Can arrangements be made for luncheons, coffee services, etc., during a meeting?
Yes, the University has its own self-op catering services. Customized menus, elegant banquets, and delicious downeast lobster bakes are all part of the versatility offered by the UMaine Catering Services. Catering services are arranged through Conference Services Division as part of your conference package.
UMaine Catering Services Menus (PDFs):
- Breakfast Buffets
- Cold Hors d’oeuvres
- Cold Lunches
- Decorated Cakes
- Dinner Buffets
- Food & Beverage Arrangements
- Hot Hors d’oeuvres
- Hot Lunches
- Reception Trays
- Served Dinners
- Served Lunches
Can persons living off-campus utilize university dining facilities?
Yes, they can buy a full meal plan or we can develop a commuter plan.