The Bear's Den at Memorial Union

Hours of Operation

Monday – Friday: 7:30 a.m.–6 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: Closed

Holiday and break hours

Union Central Market: Closed

Meet the Manager

Photographed: Norbert Henkel
Norbert Henkel

Café and Pub


7:30 a.m.–6 p.m.

Breakfast & Lunch Items

  • Fresh baked pastries, cakes, muffins
  • Carrabassett Coffee

The Grill

Breakfast: 7:30 a.m.–10:30 a.m. 
Lunch: 10:30 a.m.–6 p.m.

Breakfast items

  • Breakfast sandwich
  • French toast sticks
  • Bacon, sausage
  • Home fries

Lunch items

  • NEW: Smash Burger, Impossible Smash Burger
  • Hamburgers, Philly steak sandwiches, and more!
  • Chicken Tender Baskets: Chicken tenders served with French fries

Garden Wok

11 a.m.–6 p.m.

Lunch Items

  • Stir-fry to order

Sushi with Gusto

Various freshly prepared sushi and sushi rolls made daily.


10 a.m.–6 p.m.
Pasta & Subs: 11 a.m.–2 p.m.

Lunch Items

  • Cheese breadsticks with marinara sauce
  • Pizzas, gluten-free pizza
  • Baked sub sandwiches: 10 a.m.–2 p.m.
  • Soups and assorted chili

The Club

10 a.m.–3 p.m.
Cold and Hot sandwiches from 11 a.m.–2 p.m.

Lunch Items

  • Custom deli sandwiches
  • Breads from Brick Oven Bakery in Bangor, Maine
  • Get your favorite hot sandwiches, like a buffalo chicken wrap or falafel sandwich

Rice and Beans

Lunch Items

  • Burrito bowls
  • Alternating tequila lime chicken, carne asada steak or tofu sofritas
  • Local salsas and guacamole


7:30 a.m.–6 p.m.

Lunch Items

  • All your favorite greens and toppings in freshly prepared mixed salads