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Dining Commons

Finding your favorite foods on campus is easy. We are proud to offer a dining program complete with signature brands and menu selections that include just about every item you can imagine. Just feast your eyes on what we have available! 

A favorite hang out and site of numerous events and special occasions it consists of a food court that can satisfy those hunger pains. All formats are vegan and vegetarian friendly. As part of our sustainability initiative, all reusable dishware is utilized at this location. We also offer a to-go program that consists of all bio-degradable carry out items. From containers made of bagasse (remains of crushed stalk from sugar cane), to spudware utensils (made from primarily potatoes), to cups and straws made of corn-plastics, the Dining Commons procures many everyday resources into sustainable living.

For tour inquiries please contact  (831) 582-3838 or (831) 582-5162.

View your anticipated meal plan balance for Spring 2018 when you click here.

Dining Commons Contact
Manager- Michelle Lagana 831-582-5016
Admin -Christine Luiszer 831-582-5162

Menus are subject to change based on seasonality and availability.


On the Menu

Hours of Operation

Week of: 04/23/2018 - 04/29/2018

Spring 2018 Hours

Monday - Friday: 7:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Continental Breakfast:
Monday - Friday: 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Saturday - Sunday: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Monday - Friday: 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Monday - Friday: 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Saturday - Sunday: 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Fall Door Prices 2017

•Breakfast - $6.55
 We offer freshly baked pastries made daily, along with assorted bagels and cereals (hot and cold). Create your “fruit salad” with fresh cut fruit, daily. Hot-items on the main line and grill include: made-to-order eggs and omelets, as well as LTO specials.
•Continental - $4.00
 We offer freshly baked pastries made daily, along with assorted bagels and cereals (hot and cold). Create your “fruit salad” with fresh cut fruit, daily.
•Lunch / Dinner - $8.25 / $10.25
•Special Events - $10.25
•Lunch and dinner include food selections from the following platforms: Classics, In-a-Toss, Grill, International, Pizzaria, Soup Bar, Deli, and a Salad Bar. With our wide selection we're sure to keep your hunger entertained.


A rotating menu selection of entrees, accompanied with fresh compatible starches and vegetable selections.
stir freshrisingExpeditions
Featuring international favorites from around the globe!
ignite 2Grill
Flamed broiled handmade patties with grass fed beef and our cage/antibiotic free protein. Vegan and vegetarian options as well as crispy delectable's.
New Artisan handmade from scratch 15" pizza crust topped with fresh ingredients and baked to order.
Simple-ServingsSimple Servings
Simple Servings is our new resident dining option providing safe and appetizing food choices "ready to go" for our customers with food allergies, gluten intolerance, or those who prefer plain and simple foods. The Simple Servings stations does not offer foods made with the FDA most-common allergens (peanuts, tree nuts, shellfish, wheat, soy, milk products and eggs). All foods offered will be made without gluten-containing ingredients. Simple Servings staff members are carefully trained to avoid cross-contamination of their menu items.
Soup Bar
From scratch soups made daily to include a vegan or vegetarian options.
Cold cuts, cheeses, and an array of toppings and breads to include house made salads.
tossed-Order ala carte at Tossed Salad Station.

Salad Bar
An 18' salad bar featuring local and fresh organic produce, vegetarian protein options, house dressings, and raw organic seeds for topping.
el caminoTaqueria
Authentic Latin specialties to include a rotation of corn tortillas made from scratch, hand-rolled burritos, soft tacos, nachos, enchiladas, tostadas, tamales, quesadillas and more!  
Blue OnionMeatless Monday/Vegan
Delightful vegan and vegetarian cuisine. 100 % Vegan and considered a Meatless Monday option.

last bitesDessert
A tempting selection of sweets that are the perfect end to a satisfying meal.

California State University Monterey Bay | Dining Services | 100 Campus Center #16 | Seaside, CA 93955 | tel. (831) 582-3838 | Contact Us