UC Santa Barbara General CatalogUniversity of California, Santa Barbara

Dining Services

Residential Dining Services serves more than 2.2 million meals annually, at four locations— De La Guerra, Carrillo, Ortega, and Portola Dining Commons, and serves a student resident population of more than 5,500 during the academic year, as well as visitors, conferees and guests during the summer months. Residents are offered a variety of meal plan options that are flexible and are included with room and board fees. For students living off-campus and attending UCSB, Residential Dining provides Off Campus Meal Plan options and during the summer offers Summer Meal Plan options. Residential Dining satisfies diverse tastes and appetites and is committed in providing menu items and offerings that are made from scratch with fresh, local, natural, and seasonal ingredients. For more information, or to purchase an Off Campus or Summer Meal plan, please see www.housing.ucsb.edu/dining. Telephone: (805) 893-3093.

Located on the main level of the UCen are a gourmet coffee-house, a delicatessen, Dominos, Jamba Juice, and a soup and salad bar. On the lower level is Panda Express, Wendy’s Hamburgers, and Chilitos Mexican food. All UCen Dining Services facilities are open weekdays, some late night, and several are open weekends. In addition to those located in the UCen, there are several dining options around campus. The Arbor, located across from the library, offers a convenience store, Woodstock’s Pizza, Subway, and a walk-up coffee and espresso bar. The Arbor is open seven days a week and most evenings. The Store at Buchanan, at the Buchanan building, is a small convenience store with a separate coffee and espresso cart. Coral Tree Cafe and Courtyard Cafe offer breakfast and lunch selections along with many grab and go items. Additionally there are coffee and espresso carts located at Harold Frank Hall, HSSB, and at the Student Health Center. Telephone: (805) 893-3773.