We have several locations offering a variety of food and drink to meet all your dining needs.
For full-scale, sit-down dining, Pearson’s Café serves up breakfast, lunch, and dinner options that are freshly prepared with whole foods and a balanced diet in mind. Baggot Street is the place to hang out with your peers, grab a bite to eat, play pool, or watch TV. Brewed Awakenings acts as quick stops for coffee beverages, bottled drinks, and snacks that are perfect for enjoying outside when the weather’s nice or taking back to the room for a quick study break pick-me-up.
Our Dining Options
Baggot Street – Heffernan Center
Located on the second floor of Heffernan Center, Baggot Street is a fun place to hang out with your peers, grab a panini, play pool, or watch TV on one of our 4 large screen TVs.
Regular Hours of Operation
Monday-Friday: 8 a.m. – 11 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday: 2 – 11 p.m.
Call ahead: 207-893-6656
There are a wide selection of menu items to choose from whether you grab and go before class, or sit down and eat at one of our tables. Flex Dollars accepted.
Drink Specials (Made as a Latte, Frozen Explosion, or Hot Chocolate)
- Flavored Latte (Mocha, Caramel, White Chocolate)
- Italian Soda
- Ghirardelli Flavor Shot
- And more
Brewed Coffees (Hot or Iced)
- Americano, drip coffee, espresso, café latte, and cappuccino
- Café mocha latte, caramel latte, and white chocolate latte
- Hot chocolate, assorted tea, and a variety of fruit smoothies
- Egg sandwich
- Egg and cheese
- Breakfast pizza
- Muffins, jumbo cookies, house-made granola bars, dessert bars, and whoopee pies are among the daily selections
- Assorted bagels, sandwiches, wraps, and breakfast burritos
- Local donuts from the Village Donut Bakery in Raymond, Maine, and more
- Greek yogurt, berries, granola, and fruit cups
- Vegetable crudités and house-made hummus with freshly baked pita chips
- Prepared salads- garden, greek, caesar, chicken caesar, chef
- Hummus and pita chips
- Fresh fruit cups, grape cups
Sandwiches- Panini, Wraps, and Subs
- Classics: Reuben, Rachel, turkey club, grilled cheese, ham and cheese, tuna, blt, and more
- Specialty: Caprese Delight, Tuscan Turkey, Chicken Parmesan, California, and more
- Deluxe Grilled Cheese (Cheddar, American, Boursin)
- Chicken Pepperoni Parm Panini, Steak and Cheese Panini
- Wraps- chicken caesar, turkey club, chicken bacon ranch, buffalo chicken, and more
- and more
Flatbreads and Pizza- small, large, and flatbreads
- Chicken, Bacon and Ranch
- Pesto Chicken
- Steak and Cheese
- Additional toppings: chicken, pepperoni, bacon, shaved steak, ham, peppers, onions, tomatoes, olives
Packaged and ready to eat, the home-style selections rotate based on what’s been freshly prepared at Pearson’s. Typical offerings, when available, include:
- Macaroni and cheese, baked ziti, Eggplant Parmigiana, and Shepard’s Pie
- House-made soup du jour
Beverages & Snacks
- Bottled Gatorade, Lipton products, Pure Leaf drinks, a variety of Ocean Spray juices, Snapple beverages, vitamin waters, energy drinks, sodas, and water
- Deep River potato chips, house chips, nacho chips, assorted vegetable chips, chocolate-covered pretzels,
Weekly Specials from 7-11 p.m. only
Monday- Free house chips and fountain soda with purchase of menu item of $4.50 or more
Tuesday- $2.00 off large cheese or 1 item pizza
Wednesday- Wing Wednesday $.50 wings
Thursday- Free flavor shot with any beverage
Friday- Cheese Flatbread $3.50
Saturday- 1/2 Price Smoothies
Sunday- small cheese pizza $2.99
Brewed Awakenings – Alfond Hall, Second Floor
Brewed Awakenings is like your neighborhood café from home. Whether you want a coffee and a muffin or a quick bite between classes, you can get it here.
In addition to a selection of caffeinated beverages and bottled drinks, Brewed Awakenings offers snack options that include pastries, potato chips, chocolate-covered pretzels, yogurt, fruit cups, and more.
Regular Hours of Operation
Monday-Friday: 8 a.m. – 2 p.m.
For daily specials, check out our weekly menu.
Pearson’s Café – Mercy Hall
Pearson’s Café joins restaurant-style service with on-campus convenience. What’s more, it offers a combination of choices you may never have seen on a college campus before. These choices follow recipes that utilize fresh ingredients, made-from-scratch preparation methods, and sustainable practices.
Meals served in our dining hall are all-you-care-to-eat style of service. You can choose from a wide variety of delicious entrées including vegetarian, vegan, or light selections, seasonal fruits and vegetables, a salad bar, deli bar items, and desserts. Our menus vary daily, providing selections to suit everyone. We use fresh ingredients and purchase 35% of our food from within the State of Maine. Our featured “specialty” shops include:
Missing your favorite dish from home? This is where you’ll find it. Every day, we prepare home-style comfort meals such as meaty lasagna, shepherd’s pie, and turkey club sandwiches, plus we always feature a vegetarian or vegan selection. Your meal will be accompanied with various rotating sides like mashed potatoes, Spanish rice, or roasted vegetables. Get a well-balanced meal that reminds you of home.
Cooked to order to your preference on our flat-top, the grill station offers all-American classics. There’s fresh, local, all-natural Black Angus beef burgers and grilled chicken that can be dressed up with a choice of 3 different cheeses and sauteed mushrooms, onions, and peppers. Classic grilled cheese sandwiches, french fries, and hot dogs are also offered daily, along with rotating specials such as turkey burgers, house made veggie burgers, and chicken wings.
This is the ultimate salad bar, where you can re-create any favorite salad. Choose from a variety of greens, fresh toppings, and house-made croutons. We offer produce from local farms, including our own vegetables from Pearson’s Town Farm, allowing you to receive the freshest product available. Most of our dressings are made from scratch with at least nine different options to choose from, including low-fat and fat-free options. Seasonal fruit is available throughout the Café.
Be your own sandwich wizard at our large self-service deli bar that comes complete with a variety of breads and wraps. There are six deli meats including house-roasted turkey and beef, an assortment of sliced cheeses, flavored mayonnaise, hummus, tabbouleh, and roasted vegetables, just to name a few of the selections available. Want to heat it up? Just pop it on our panini press! To accompany your sandwich, you can choose from one of our two home-made soups that change daily.
This station will give you a taste of Italy on a daily basis. Top white or wheat pasta with our house-made sauces, sprinkle with Parmesan, and grab a slice of homemade bread to complete your feast.
Try our made from-scratch, hand-tossed pizza that uses house-made pizza sauce, local ingredients, and your favorite toppings. (Bacon and jalapeno pizza, anyone?) We always feature classic cheese and pepperoni along with the specialty pie du jour.
Do you have a gluten allergy or sensitivity? Enjoy gluten-free pastas and sauces, pizza, a rotating entrée, and a desert option that are all prepared carefully and kept separate from glutenous ingredients in order to ensure your health and happiness.
End your meal on a sweet note with our fresh-baked cookies, cupcakes, cobblers, and wide assortment of delectable deserts. For a cool treat, scoop yourself a bowl of hard-serve ice cream and top with offerings from the ice cream bar.
We offer a variety of beverage choices such as: Fair Trade New England coffee (hot and cold), Silk products, Lactaid, Blue Diamond Almond Breeze, flavored waters, assorted teas, sodas, several different juice options, and hot chocolate.