Shops and Dining

From full-service restaurants and cafeterias to convenience stores and coffee shops, the main campus at UAA features a wide variety of dining options. If you need a quick caffeine fix, there’s likely a coffee shop nearby no matter where you are on campus. Many of these shops offer grab-and-go options for days when you’re on the run, while sit-down restaurants at UAA provide a relaxing dining experience.

Discover everything UAA’s shops and dining locations have to offer by exploring the listings below.

Coffee Shops

  • The sign for the Borealis Brew coffee shop

    Borealis Brew

    Stop by to enjoy espresso, ice cream, snacks and other to-go items.

    Summer 2019 Hours:
    Please contact Borealis Brew directly for hours.

    Borealis Brew on Google Maps
    Located on the first floor of the ConocoPhillips Integrated Science Building.

  • The Daily Grind coffee shop

    Daily Grind

    Proudly serving Kaladi Brothers Coffee, as all of the Seawolf Dining coffee shops do. You can also get quick grabs like Simply to Go items (sandwiches and salads) plus a nice assortment of baked goods like local sourced donuts!

    Summer 2019 Hours:
    Please contact Daily Grind directly for hours.

    Daily Grind on Google Maps
    Located in the foyer of Lucy Cuddy Hall.

  • Students at the Drowsy Wolf Cafe

    Drowsy Wolf Café

    Order a strong cup of joe and pair it with one of the many snack options and to-go items, then stay and enjoy your treats in the fun study area.

    Summer 2019 Hours:
    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri: 8:00AM-4:00PM

    Drowsy Wolf Café on Google Maps
    Located within the main Campus Bookstore.

  • The eXpress coffee shop

    eXpress

    This espresso and smoothie counter offers Kaladi Brothers coffee and build your own fresh smoothie beverages. You can also get Simply to Go items and hot house made soup.

    Summer 2019 Hours:
    Please contact eXpress directly for hours.

    eXpress on Google Maps
    Located near the bridge on the second floor of the Engineering and Industry Building.

  • Students at the Kaladi Brothers Coffee Cafe

    Kaladi Brothers Café

    Catch some coffee, a smoothie, soup, salad or to-go items.

    Summer 2019 Hours:
    Contact Kaladi Brothers Café directly for hours.

    Kaladi Brothers Café on Google Maps
    Located on the first floor of the Social Sciences Building near the Consortium Library.

  • The counter of the Union Station coffee shop

    Student Union Coffee Shop

    This student-run coffee shop offers a variety of espresso and baked good options.

    Summer 2019 Hours:
    Closed: Summer Break

    Student Union Coffee Shop on Google Maps
    Located on the second floor of the Student Union.

 

Food

  • Students eating at the Creekside Eatery

    Creekside Eatery

    This full-size cafeteria in the heart of the residential area offers a wide variety of options for each meal every day.

    Summer 2019 Hours:
    Please contact Creekside Eatery directly for hours.

    Creekside Eatery on Google Maps
    Located next door to Bear Necessities inside Gorsuch Commons.

  • The entrance to Lucy Cuddy Hall

    Cuddy Marketplace

    This food market features Slices, a pizza concept, Oodles of Noodles for pho and noodle dishes made to order, The Grill for hot favorites like chicken strips and burgers and hand cut local fries, Tsunami Sushi, a Salad Bar and House made Soups.

    Summer 2019 Hours:
    Please contact Cuddy Marketplace directly for hours.

    Cuddy Marketplace on Google Maps
    Located right behind the Daily Grind in Lucy Cuddy Hall, the Cuddy Marketplace includes a spacious seating area.

  • The door to Lucy's

    Lucy's Restaurant

    Produced and served by students of the UAA Culinary Arts & Hospitality Administration program, Lucy’s offers a fine dining experience. For hours of operation and to make a reservation, see their page:

    Summer 2019 Hours:
    Closed: Summer Break

    Lucy's on Google Maps
    Located next to the Cuddy Marketplace in Lucy Cuddy Hall.

  • The sign at the entrance to SubWay

    Subway

    Order a sandwich or salad your way.

    Summer 2019 Hours:
    Please contact Subway directly for hours.

    Subway on Google Maps
    Located on the lower level of the Student Union, next to Union Burger.

  • Cheeseburger and fries

    Union Burger

    Take a retro burger joint and a quality beef patty, made by combining ground brisket and Certified Angus Beef top round. Add to that a handcrafted, artisan bun baked by UAA’s own Marnie Blocker. Slather on some delicious, house-made ketchup created by Chef Brad Harris, and all together, we proudly present Union Burger.

    Summer 2019 Hours:
    Please contact Union Burger directly for hours.

    Union Burger on Google Maps
    Located on the lower level of the Student Union, next to Subway.

  • A table with food and view of the mountains from the deck at The Varsity Grill.

    Varsity Grill

    For a tasty, sit-down meal with a great view of the main court at the Alaska Airlines center, stop by the Varsity Grill. To check out the menu or make a reservation,se their website:

    Summer 2019 Hours:
    Please contact Varsity Grill directly for hours.

    Varsity Grill on Google Maps
    Located on the fourth floor of the Alaska Airlines Center.

 

Shops

  • The window looking into Bear Necessities

    Bear Necessities

    Need to make a quick stop to grab something to eat? Out of shampoo? This convenience store stocks all the basics.

    Summer 2019 Hours:
    Please contact Bear Necessities directly for hours.

    Bear Necessities on Google Maps
    Located next door to the Creekside Eatery inside Gorsuch Commons.

  • A student at the Student Information Desk

    Student Information Desk

    Lost or confused? Stop by the Info Desk to get your questions answered and grab a snack or to-go item. If you need to heat something up, a microwave station is just around the corner.

    Summer 2019 Hours:
    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu: 8:00AM-9:00PM
    Fri: 8:00AM-8:00PM
    Sat, Sun: 12:00PM-8:00PM

    Information Desk on Google Maps
    Located on the second floor of the Student Union.

  • The entrance to the UAA Bookstore

    UAA Bookstore

    Featuring school supplies, Seawolf apparel, UAA merchandise and light snacks, the Bookstore is conveniently situated in the heart of campus.

    Summer 2019 Hours:
    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri: 8:00AM-5:00PM

    Bookstore on Google Maps
    Located next to the Student Union.

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