Wells Central

Hours of Operation

Regular Semester Hours                                 

Monday – Friday: 7 a.m.- 8p.m.
Breakfast : 7-10 a.m.
Continental Breakfast: 10-11 a.m.
Lunch: 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Light Lunch: 2-4:30 p.m.
Dinner: 4:30-8 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday: 8 a.m.-8 p.m.
Brunch: 8 a.m.-2 p.m.
Continental Breakfast: 2-4:30 p.m.
Dinner: 4:30-8 p.m.

Wells Late Night

Monday through Thursday: 9 p.m. – midnight

Meet the Manager

Matthew Stepp, Manager of York and Wells Central Dining Halls at the University of Maine
Matthew Stepp

At the door pricing for all-you-care-to-eat facilities:

  • Breakfast
    Cash rate: $8.59 (with sales tax = $9.19)
    Dining funds/Black Bear Bucks rate: $8.16 (5% discount & NO sales tax)
  • Lunch
    Cash rate: $10.99 (with tax = $11.76)
    Dining funds/Black Bear Bucks rate: $10.44 (5% discount & NO sales tax)
  • Light Lunch
    Cash rate: $10.99 (with tax = $11.76)
    Dining funds/Black Bear Bucks rate: $10.44 (5% discount & NO sales tax)
  • Dinner
    Cash rate: $13.29 (with tax = $14.22)
    Dining funds/Black Bear Bucks rate: $12.63 (5% discount & NO sales tax)
  • Guest Child 12 & under
    Cash rate:$5.99 (with tax = $6.47)
    Dining funds/Black Bear Bucks rate: $5.69 (5% discount & NO sales tax)

Wells Central is located near the Long Road “gateway” to campus, just a short walk from Alfond Stadium, the Mall and the Black Bear Mascot statue. Our dining room features continuous, all-you-care-to-eat service from several gourmet stations, including Traditions home-style foods, World Flavors global foods, Artisan eclectic cuisine and Degrees brick oven-style specialties.

Menu and Nutritional Information     

Daily menus & nutritional information for our All-You-Care-To-Eat facilities (Wells Central, Hilltop & York) can be explored using this database. Click here to go to https://sousa.umerl.maine.edu:444/nutrition/WeeklyMenu.aspx. Then click on Wells Central (or any venue you choose) on the drop down menu for location.

Wells Central Quick Picks

  • All-you-care-to-eat dining, continuous service in our dining room.
  • Hot breakfast from 7 to 10 a.m. on weekdays. Good-morning favorites plus make-your-own waffle bar, fruit and yogurt bar and custom omelet bar.
  • Pizzas and flatbreads at Degrees.
  • Specialty sandwiches and burgers available during lunch.
  • Street Food favorites such as Chicken Tacos and Shrimp Rice Bowls during lunch.
  • Travel around the world with new ethnic menu items like jerk chicken and spiced chipotle pork tenderloin for dinner, as well as all your comfort food favorites.
  • Create your own Stir fry during dinner.
  • Late Night Dining at Wells Central: Enjoy a meal or snack break with with a waffle bar, selection of cereal, bagels and toast. Not only will we have a breakfast pizza but the standards as well such as cheese, pepperoni, meat- or veggie lover pizzas. Soup will also be offered.  Every week, Monday through Thursday from 9 p.m. to midnight.