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Northside Café

Welcome to Northside Café! We're located on the north side of campus, between Northside Residence Hall and Regents Residence Hall. Our dining center has a modern look, making the space feel open and welcoming to all students.

Daily Specials

    Tuesday's Menus

  • Breakfast

    Bakery

    Udi's Gluten-Free Bagel

    • Gluten Friendly Healthy Option Vegetarian
    • Eggs

    Udi's Gluten Free Blueberry Muffin

    • Gluten Friendly Vegetarian
    • Eggs

    Zucchini Sweet Bread

    • Vegetarian
    • Eggs Gluten/Wheat Milk

    Banana Walnut Bread

    • Vegetarian
    • Eggs Gluten/Wheat Milk Tree Nuts

    Double Chocolate Chip Muffin

    • Vegetarian
    • Eggs Gluten/Wheat Milk Soy

    Blueberry Muffin

    • Vegetarian
    • Eggs Gluten/Wheat Milk

    Vegan Apple Spice Bread

    • Halal Vegan Vegetarian
    • Gluten/Wheat

    Vegan Zucchini Bread

    • Halal Vegan Vegetarian
    • Gluten/Wheat

    Build-a-Breakfast Sandwich

    Cougar Breakfast Sandwiches w/Cheese

    • Eggs Gluten/Wheat Milk Soy

    Cougar Breakfast Sandwiches w/Meat

    • Eggs Fish Gluten/Wheat Milk Pork Soy

    Side Dishes

    Assorted Fresh Fruit

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly Halal Healthy Option Vegan Vegetarian

    Assorted Yoplait Yogurts

    • Gluten Friendly
    • Milk

    Assorted Cereals

    • Halal Vegan Option Available Vegetarian
    • Coconut Gluten/Wheat Milk Soy Tree Nuts

    Mixed Fruit Cup

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly Halal Healthy Option Vegan Vegetarian

    The Den Breakfast

    Waffle w/Topping

    • Halal Vegetarian
    • Eggs Gluten/Wheat Milk

    Eggs To Order

    • Gluten Friendly Halal Vegetarian
    • Eggs

    Scrambled Eggs to order

    • Gluten Friendly Halal Vegetarian
    • Eggs

    Omelet To Order

    • Gluten Friendly Halal Vegetarian
    • Eggs Milk Pork

    Fresh Hash Browns (SPE)

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly Halal Healthy Option Vegan Vegetarian

    Buttermilk Pancake w/Toppings

    • Halal Vegetarian
    • Gluten/Wheat Milk Soy

    Snoqualmie Falls Oatmeal (SPE)

    • Halal Healthy Option Vegan Vegetarian

    Avocado Toast w/Pico de Gallo

    • Halal Healthy Option Vegan Vegetarian
    • Gluten/Wheat

    Grilled Ham

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly
    • Pork
  • Lunch

    Big Cat Grille

    White Bean Soup (SPE)

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly Halal Healthy Option Vegan Vegetarian

    Hamburger

    • Gluten/Wheat

    Grilled Chicken Breast

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly Healthy Option

    Grilled Chicken Burger

    • Gluten/Wheat

    Chicken Strips

    • Gluten/Wheat

    Grilled Cheese Sandwich

    • Halal Vegetarian
    • Gluten/Wheat Milk Soy

    French Fries w/Potato Skin

    • Vegan Vegetarian
    • Soy

    Assorted Chips

    • Vegan Option Available Vegetarian
    • Gluten/Wheat Milk Soy

    Garden Salad

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly Halal Healthy Option Vegan Vegetarian

    Gardein Black Bean Burger

    • Halal Vegan Vegetarian
    • Gluten/Wheat Soy

    Chocolate Chunk Brownie

    • Vegetarian
    • Eggs Gluten/Wheat Milk Soy

    MandMs Cookie

    • Vegetarian
    • Eggs Gluten/Wheat Milk Soy

    Chocolate Chip Cookie

    • Halal Vegan Vegetarian
    • Gluten/Wheat Soy

    Natural

    Naturals Teriyaki Beef Bowl

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly

    Naturals Teriyaki Chicken Bowl

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly

    Naturals Teriyaki Vegetable Bowl

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly Vegan Vegetarian

    Presto Pizza

    Presto Cheese Pizza

    • Vegetarian
    • Gluten/Wheat Milk

    Build Your Own Sandwich

    • Vegan Option Available
    • Coconut Eggs Gluten/Wheat Milk

    Buld Your Own Sandwich with Protein

    • Vegan Option Available
    • Coconut Eggs Gluten/Wheat Milk Pork Soy

    Build Your Own Pasta

    • Vegan Option Available
    • Coconut Gluten/Wheat Milk

    Build Your Own Pasta (with Protein)

    • Vegan Option Available
    • Coconut Gluten/Wheat Milk Pork Soy

    Presto Made-To-Order Pizza (2-Topping)

    • Vegan Option Available
    • Eggs Gluten/Wheat Milk Pork Soy

    Presto Made-To-Order Pizza

    • Vegan Option Available
    • Eggs Gluten/Wheat Milk Pork Soy

    Presto Salad

    Build Your Own Salad

    • Vegan Option Available
    • Eggs Fish Gluten/Wheat Milk Soy

    Build Your Own Salad with Protein

    • Vegan Option Available
    • Eggs Fish Gluten/Wheat Milk Soy

    Specials

    Mushroom Swiss Burger

    • Gluten/Wheat Milk

    The Den Favorites

    BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwich

    • Gluten/Wheat Pork Soy

    Six Piece Chicken Wings

    • Gluten/Wheat Soy

    Spicy Cauliflower Wings

    • Vegan Vegetarian
    • Gluten/Wheat Soy

    Five Cheese Mac and Cheese

    • Halal Vegetarian
    • Gluten/Wheat Milk

    The Den Homestyle

    Bourbon Chicken Breast (SPE)

    • Healthy Option
    • Gluten/Wheat Soy

    Grilled Chicken Breast

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly Healthy Option

    Beef Flank Steak (SPE)

    • Gluten Friendly Healthy Option
    • Fish Soy

    Gardein BBQ Chick'n

    • Halal Vegan Vegetarian
    • Gluten/Wheat Soy

    Pan-Fried Rainbow Trout

    • Halal
    • Fish Gluten/Wheat

    Shrimp Scampi

    • Gluten Friendly
    • Milk Shellfish

    BBQ Pulled Pork

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly
    • Pork

    Roasted Yukon Potatoes (SPE)

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly Halal Healthy Option Vegan Vegetarian

    White Rice

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly Halal Healthy Option Vegan Vegetarian

    Red Mashed Potatoes

    • Gluten Friendly Halal Vegetarian
    • Milk

    Steamed Green Beans (SPE)

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly Halal Healthy Option Vegan Vegetarian

    Steamed Peas (SPE)

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly Halal Healthy Option Vegan Vegetarian

    Steamed Sugar Snap Peas (SPE)

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly Halal Healthy Option Vegan Vegetarian

    Whole Kernel Corn (SPE)

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly Halal Healthy Option Vegan Vegetarian

    Fresh Primavera Vegetables (SPE)

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly Halal Healthy Option Vegan Vegetarian

    The Den Specials

    Green Curry Chicken

    • Gluten Friendly
    • Coconut Fish Shellfish

    The Den Tex-Mex

    Beef Taco Salad

    • Gluten/Wheat Milk Soy

    Ground Beef Nachos

    • Milk Soy

    Grilled Steak Burrito

    • Gluten/Wheat Milk Soy

    Taco Bar

    • Vegan Option Available Vegetarian
    • Gluten/Wheat Milk Soy

    Pork Verde Tacos (2)

    • Gluten/Wheat Milk Pork Soy

    Grilled Shrimp Taco

    • Healthy Option
    • Gluten/Wheat Shellfish Soy

    Quesadilla Bar

    • Gluten/Wheat Milk Shellfish Soy

    Cheese Quesadilla

    • Halal Vegetarian
    • Gluten/Wheat Milk Soy

    Fajita Vegetable Mix

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly Halal Healthy Option Vegan Vegetarian
  • Dinner

    Smokey Joes BBQ

    Smoked Turkey

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly

    BBQ Pulled Pork

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly
    • Pork

    Smoked Brined Tofu

    • Gluten Friendly Vegan Vegetarian
    • Soy

    Roasted Red Potatoes (SPE)

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly Halal Healthy Option Vegan Vegetarian

    Homemade Mac and Cheese

    • Halal Vegetarian
    • Gluten/Wheat Milk

    Creole Black Eyed Peas (SPE)

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly Halal Healthy Option Vegan Vegetarian

    Fresh Sauteed Green Beans (SPE)

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly Halal Healthy Option Vegan Vegetarian

    Macaroni Salad

    • Halal Vegetarian
    • Eggs Gluten/Wheat Milk Soy

    Carolina Slaw

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly Halal Healthy Option Vegan Vegetarian

    Cajun Fried Okra

    • Eggs Milk Soy

    Corn Muffin

    • Halal Vegetarian
    • Eggs Gluten/Wheat Milk Soy

    Sweet Baby Ray's BBQ Sauce

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly Halal Vegan Vegetarian

    Buffalo BBQ Sauce

    • Gluten Friendly Halal Vegetarian
    • Milk

    Mango BBQ Sauce

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly Halal Vegan Vegetarian

    Big Cat Grille

    White Bean Soup (SPE)

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly Halal Healthy Option Vegan Vegetarian

    Hamburger

    • Gluten/Wheat

    Grilled Chicken Breast

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly Healthy Option

    Grilled Chicken Burger

    • Gluten/Wheat

    Chicken Strips

    • Gluten/Wheat

    Grilled Cheese Sandwich

    • Halal Vegetarian
    • Gluten/Wheat Milk Soy

    French Fries w/Potato Skin

    • Vegan Vegetarian
    • Soy

    Assorted Chips

    • Vegan Option Available Vegetarian
    • Gluten/Wheat Milk Soy

    Garden Salad

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly Halal Healthy Option Vegan Vegetarian

    Gardein Black Bean Burger

    • Halal Vegan Vegetarian
    • Gluten/Wheat Soy

    Chocolate Chunk Brownie

    • Vegetarian
    • Eggs Gluten/Wheat Milk Soy

    MandMs Cookie

    • Vegetarian
    • Eggs Gluten/Wheat Milk Soy

    Chocolate Chip Cookie

    • Halal Vegan Vegetarian
    • Gluten/Wheat Soy

    Natural

    Naturals Teriyaki Beef Bowl

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly

    Naturals Teriyaki Chicken Bowl

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly

    Naturals Teriyaki Vegetable Bowl

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly Vegan Vegetarian

    Presto Pizza

    Presto Cheese Pizza

    • Vegetarian
    • Gluten/Wheat Milk

    Build Your Own Sandwich

    • Vegan Option Available
    • Coconut Eggs Gluten/Wheat Milk

    Buld Your Own Sandwich with Protein

    • Vegan Option Available
    • Coconut Eggs Gluten/Wheat Milk Pork Soy

    Build Your Own Pasta

    • Vegan Option Available
    • Coconut Gluten/Wheat Milk

    Build Your Own Pasta (with Protein)

    • Vegan Option Available
    • Coconut Gluten/Wheat Milk Pork Soy

    Presto Made-To-Order Pizza (2-Topping)

    • Vegan Option Available
    • Eggs Gluten/Wheat Milk Pork Soy

    Presto Made-To-Order Pizza

    • Vegan Option Available
    • Eggs Gluten/Wheat Milk Pork Soy

    Presto Salad

    Build Your Own Salad

    • Vegan Option Available
    • Eggs Fish Gluten/Wheat Milk Soy

    Build Your Own Salad with Protein

    • Vegan Option Available
    • Eggs Fish Gluten/Wheat Milk Soy

    Specials

    Mushroom Swiss Burger

    • Gluten/Wheat Milk

    The Den Favorites

    BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwich

    • Gluten/Wheat Pork Soy

    Six Piece Chicken Wings

    • Gluten/Wheat Soy

    Spicy Cauliflower Wings

    • Vegan Vegetarian
    • Gluten/Wheat Soy

    Five Cheese Mac and Cheese

    • Halal Vegetarian
    • Gluten/Wheat Milk

    The Den Homestyle

    Bourbon Chicken Breast (SPE)

    • Healthy Option
    • Gluten/Wheat Soy

    Grilled Chicken Breast

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly Healthy Option

    Beef Flank Steak (SPE)

    • Gluten Friendly Healthy Option
    • Fish Soy

    Gardein BBQ Chick'n

    • Halal Vegan Vegetarian
    • Gluten/Wheat Soy

    Pan-Fried Rainbow Trout

    • Halal
    • Fish Gluten/Wheat

    Shrimp Scampi

    • Gluten Friendly
    • Milk Shellfish

    BBQ Pulled Pork

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly
    • Pork

    Roasted Yukon Potatoes (SPE)

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly Halal Healthy Option Vegan Vegetarian

    White Rice

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly Halal Healthy Option Vegan Vegetarian

    Red Mashed Potatoes

    • Gluten Friendly Halal Vegetarian
    • Milk

    Steamed Green Beans (SPE)

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly Halal Healthy Option Vegan Vegetarian

    Steamed Peas (SPE)

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly Halal Healthy Option Vegan Vegetarian

    Steamed Sugar Snap Peas (SPE)

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly Halal Healthy Option Vegan Vegetarian

    Whole Kernel Corn (SPE)

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly Halal Healthy Option Vegan Vegetarian

    Fresh Primavera Vegetables (SPE)

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly Halal Healthy Option Vegan Vegetarian

    The Den Specials

    Green Curry Chicken

    • Gluten Friendly
    • Coconut Fish Shellfish

    The Den Tex-Mex

    Beef Taco Salad

    • Gluten/Wheat Milk Soy

    Ground Beef Nachos

    • Milk Soy

    Grilled Steak Burrito

    • Gluten/Wheat Milk Soy

    Taco Bar

    • Vegan Option Available Vegetarian
    • Gluten/Wheat Milk Soy

    Pork Verde Tacos (2)

    • Gluten/Wheat Milk Pork Soy

    Grilled Shrimp Taco

    • Healthy Option
    • Gluten/Wheat Shellfish Soy

    Quesadilla Bar

    • Gluten/Wheat Milk Shellfish Soy

    Cheese Quesadilla

    • Halal Vegetarian
    • Gluten/Wheat Milk Soy

    Fajita Vegetable Mix

    • Allergen-Friendly Gluten Friendly Halal Healthy Option Vegan Vegetarian

     

Everyday Choices

All platforms at Northside Café are ordered through GET Food

Omelet Bar

Our breakfast selection includes custom-made omelets with a variety of toppings.

Cereal, Yogurt, and Fruit

Hours of Operation
Monday-Friday: 10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.; 4:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday: 10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.; 4:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Looking for something quick and simple? We have a selection of single-serve cold cereal, as well as packaged cups of fresh fruit. Or, try one of our new yogurt parfaits, made with fresh fruit, locally sourced granola, organic whole milk yogurt. Non-dairy milks are always available.

Gluten-Free Options

Check out our gluten-free zone for a variety of gluten-free muffins, cookies, bagels, and breads. Our gluten-free zone also houses a separate toaster with a lock combination reserved for students with severe allergies to gluten/wheat. For more information, see a chef or a manager in the dining centers, or contact our dietitian at alice.ma@wsu.edu or at 509-335-4785.

Big Cat Grille and Deli

Hours of Operation
Monday-Friday: 10:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.; 4:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday: 10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.; 4:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Order from our daily grill options of burgers, veggie burgers, sandwiches, chicken strips, fries, and more! Customize your burger by adding bacon, cheese, mushrooms, onions, or one of our many sauces. Gluten-free burgers and sandwiches can be made on request.

Salads

Hours of Operation:
Monday – Friday: 10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.; 4:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Saturday – Sunday: 10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.; 4:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Our salads are much more than just vegetables! Choose one of our freshly prepared grab and go salads as an appetizing side dish or as a full meal. Our selection includes popular favorites like chicken Caesar, coleslaw, and potato and pasta salads, as well as exciting new items like our lentil apple salad and refreshing lemon mint tabbouleh.

Soups

Hours of Operation:
Monday – Sunday: 10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.; 4:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Craving a warm meal? Try one of our homemade soups! Options rotate daily, with at least one vegetarian soup offered each day.

Deli

Hours of Operation:
Monday – Friday: 10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.; 4:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Saturday – Sunday: 10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.; 4:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Made fresh daily, our grab and go sandwiches and wraps offer a variety of both hearty and lighter options. Keep it simple with our classic deli meat, cheese, and veggie combinations, or try something a little different with our California veggie sandwich, teriyaki chicken wrap, or quinoa taco wrap!

Breakfast

Hours of Operation
Monday-Friday: 7:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Saturday-Sunday: 8:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Start your day off with a hearty breakfast with our selection of eggs, tofu scrambles, bacon, pancakes, and potatoes. In a hurry? Try our rotating selection of wrapped breakfast sandwiches and burritos.

Presto Pizza, Pasta, Salads, and Subs

Create a custom pizza using a variety of fresh, delicious toppings at Presto. Gluten-free crust and dairy-free cheese are available to create a pizza to meet almost any dietary need! Presto also serves a selection of pasta, sandwiches, and salads.

Chef's Creations

Hours of Operation
Monday – Friday: 4:30 – 7:30 p.m.;
Saturday – Sunday 4:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Grab a comforting, warm dinner or weekend brunch from Chef’s Creations, from familiar favorites to dishes that will excite your palate with new flavors! With a menu that changes daily, we offer a variety of healthy and indulgent options, including grilled chicken breast and fish, roast beef, grilled tofu kabobs, vegetable wellingtons, and a mac and cheese bar.

Natural

Hours of Operation
Monday – Friday: 10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.; 4:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Saturday – Sunday: 4:30 – 7:30 p.m.

The Natural station is a gluten-friendly, allergen-friendly platform that excludes the top-eight common allergens. Create your own rice bowl with your choice of sauce, vegetables, and protein. Northside’s Natural station is open for lunch and dinner every weekday, and dinner on the weekends, with options rotating weekly.

Chef's Creations

Hours of Operation
Monday – Friday: 4:30 – 7:30 p.m.;
Saturday – Sunday 4:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Grab a comforting, warm dinner or weekend brunch from Chef’s Creations, from familiar favorites to dishes that will excite your palate with new flavors! With a menu that changes daily, we offer a variety of healthy and indulgent options, including grilled chicken breast and fish, roast beef, grilled tofu kabobs, vegetable wellingtons, and a mac and cheese bar.

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.; 4:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Saturday - Sunday: 8:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.; 4:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Baked and packaged right here on campus, our selection of pastries, breads, cookies, and other baked goods are here when you just need a sweet treat. From banana bread to our famous lentil chocolate cake, as well as several vegan baked goods, we’ve got options to satisfy any dessert craving. Prepackaged gluten-free pastries are also available upon request.

Hours of Operation
Monday-Friday: 10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.; 4:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday: 10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.; 4:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Choose from our classic pizza, pasta, sub, and salad creations or featured specials at Presto! Or create a custom build using a variety of fresh, delicious toppings available, including gluten-free crust, dairy-free cheese, and a variety of protein choices.

Hours of Operation
Breakfast and Lunch: Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Dinner: Sunday-Thursday, 4:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Order ahead and pick up a hot meal from the Northside Den! Start your day off with a hearty omelet, hot oatmeal, or avocado toast, and come back later for our lunch and dinner options of homestyle meals, comfort food favorites, and Tex-Mex dishes. Try our new weekly rotating concepts of BBQ, curry, and sliders that can be customized to suit your tastes or dietary needs.

Spring Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday
Breakfast/Lunch: 7:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Dinner: 4:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Saturday - Sunday
Breakfast/Lunch: 8:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Dinner: 4:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Hours subject to change during holidays and break schedules.