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Current Status: Serving Breakfast Til 11:00 am
Affectionately known as the “Ratty,” the Sharpe Refectory is the home kitchen for our meal plan participants. Located on Wriston Quad, the Refectory is arguably the social center of campus, serving over 1,500 students per meal in continuous all-you-care-to-eat, buffet-style dining. Choose from a variety of quality entrees and sides crafted from scratch-made recipes, locally grown produce, quality meats from our in-house Butcher Shop, and Pinterest-worthy desserts from our in-house Bakeshop.
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MyMeal is an online tool designed to help students make educated food choices in Brown’s dining halls. Students can view specific ingredients used in dishes, whether you are managing allergies or focusing on selecting more healthy options.
Questions? Contact Brown Dining’s Dietitian, Jessie Curran.
Regular Hours: Weekdays 8:00am-5:00pm
Conveniently located in the lobby of the Barus & Holley Building, the B&H cafe cart features fairly-traded coffee, hot tea, sandwiches, snacks and other grab-&-go goodies, as well as, freshly baked goods made by the Brown Bakeshop to help fuel your studies.
Regular Hours: Monday – Thursday 8:30am – 1:00 am; Friday 8:30am – 6:00pm; Saturday 10:00am – 10:00pm; Sunday 10:00am – 1:00am.
The Friedman Cafe, in the lobby of the SciLi, is at the center of the Friedman Study Center, a 24-hour study space in the center of campus. The cafe is a convenient spot for Fair Trade coffee, grab & go sandwiches, salad and house-made parfait and vegetable cups, as well as freshly baked goods from the Brown Bakeshop.
Regular Hours: Monday-Thursday 9:00am-12:00am; Friday 9:00am-6:00pm; Closed Saturday; Sunday 11:00am-12:00am
Newly renovated, the Rock Cafe features fairly-traded coffee, Tazo teas, and a wide selection of bottled beverages. Snack on cereal, oatmeal, a daily selection of freshly made salads and sandwiches, as well as, baked goods made by the Brown Bakeshop.
Regular Hours: Weekdays 8:00am-8:00pm ;Weekends 10:00am-8:00pm
Fuel your body and mind with foods that recharge, rebuild, replenish and rejoice. Located in the lobby of the Jonathan Nelson Fitness Center & Katherine Moran Coleman Aquatics Center, Poppy’s is a convenient place to nourish your body with customizable fresh fruit and juice blends. Whether you’re an athlete coming for your daily exercise, or want to grab a bite on your way to work, Poppy’s has a wide selection of tasty, nutrient-dense foods ready for you.
Interested? Email email@example.com or stop by the BuDS table and talk to current student workers:
Brown Dining offers two meal options for every isolated student with flu-like symptoms. Student with flu-like symptoms must register on fluweb. You can then choose one of these two meal options available from Brown Dining via pickup:
Feel free to browse our frequently asked questions on the left or contact our Bon Appétit managers using this form.
The Brown Faculty Club provides a year-round, private and attractive gathering place in the heart of the Brown University campus that is perfect for dining or for entertaining associates, friends, and family.
The Club’s well-appointed, flexible interior provides suitable facilities for private parties, wedding receptions, banquets and departmental meetings. Lunch and dinner service is also offered.