Commons Café

Commons Café is open from 7:30am-2:00pm, Monday through Friday. The café offers breakfast items, prepackaged sandwiches, wraps and salads, daily hot entrée specials, and assorted snacks and drinks.

  • Breakfast service is 7:30am-10:30am
  • Lunch service is 11:30am-1:30pm
  • Snacks and prepackaged items are available 7:30am-2:00pm

Commons Café is accepting credit or debit payments – no cash or checks at this time. Due to supply chain and market volatility, some menu items/prices may change or be unavailable. Thank you for your understanding, if you have any questions please contact us at commonscafe@austin.utexas.edu

Daily Lunch Specials

Entrees with two sides and roll 10.35 (unless otherwise noted).


Monday, May 23rd

Entrée and Sides

  • Herb Crusted Chicken Breast with Lemon Garlic Sauce Gluten Free
  • Grilled Flank Steak Kabob with Garlic Butter Gluten Free
  • Pork Tenderloin with Honey Mustard Glaze Gluten Free
  • Fresh Vegetable Medley
  • Wild Rice Pilaf with Mushrooms
  • Buttery Mashed Red Bliss Potatoes
  • Roasted Carrots
  • Fried Ravioli with Marinara Sauce Vegetarian

Soups, Salads, Sandwiches

  • French Onion Soup w Crostini and Gruyere

Tuesday, May 24th

Entrée and Sides

  • Sriracha Grilled Chicken Skewers Gluten Free
  • Beef and Broccoli
  • Char Siu Pork with Grilled Onions
  • Asian Style Mixed Vegetables
  • Steamed Jasmine Rice
  • Fried Rice
  • Pork Egg Roll
  • Sesame Tofu with Broccoli Vegetarian

Soups, Salads, Sandwiches


Wednesday, May 25th

Entrée and Sides

  • King Ranch Chicken Gluten Free
  • Grilled Flank Steak Ranchero with Queso Fresco Gluten Free
  • Pork Fajitas with Pico and Guacamole Gluten Free
  • Fresh Vegetable Medley
  • Black Beans
  • Yellow Rice with Annatto and Coriander
  • Roasted Corn
  • Grilled Vegetable Enchiladas with Tomatillo Sauce VegetarianGluten Free

Soups, Salads, Sandwiches

  • Black Bean Soup with Chorizo

Thursday, May 26th

Entrée and Sides

  • All You Can Eat Memorial Day Cookout - $11.50+tax

Soups, Salads, Sandwiches


Friday, May 27th

Closed