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Sandburg Cafe Icon Sandburg Cafe

Sandburg Cafe


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  • S 7:00am - 6:00pm
  • S 7:00am - 6:00pm

Sandburg Café is conveniently located on the third floor in the central commons area of the Sandburg Resident Halls. The Café’s experience places an emphasis on providing freshly prepared menu items using the freshest available ingredients, often times harvested from our very own gardens, which are made custom right in front of our customers. Our Culinary team which features an ACF Certified Executive Chef and classically and culinary trained chefs that test, prepare, and execute your menu choices focusing on each individual ingredient.

Setting Us Apart
  • Award Winning Special meals
  • ACF Certified Chef & Classically Trained Chefs
  • Our Own Gardens
  • Hoop House & Compositing on-site
  • Custom Meals
  • Fresh Ingredients & Made-to-order
  • Free Cooking Classes
  • Net Nutrition
  • LOCAL & Nutritional initiatives
  • A La Carte
  • Rotating Menus
  • House Bakery & Stash/Dash
  • Tested Recipes
  • Modern & Trending Menus

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Palm Gardens


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Palm Gardens is conveniently located on the first floor of the Sandburg commons resident Halls. The Palm’s experience places an emphasis on providing freshly prepared custom made wraps, salads, shakes, burgers, pizza and specialty made cheesesteaks right in front of our customers. This late night restaurant provides an excellent cuisine in a fun filled tropical environment offering great special events and eating contests.

Setting Us Apart
  • Annual Wall of Fame Eating Contests
  • Brick-Fired Pizzas
  • Custom Made Burgers, Salads & Wraps
  • Made-to-Order
  • Stash/Dash
  • LOCAL & Nutritional initiatives
  • Burgers & Pizzas
  • Fresh Ingredients
  • Hoop House & Composting on-site
  • Our Own Gardens
  • A La Carte
  • Net Nutrition
  • Late Night Hours
  • Tested Recipes
  • Modern & Trending Menus




  • M 8:00am - 4:00pm & 7:00pm - 10:00pm
  • T 8:00am - 4:00pm & 7:00pm - 10:00pm
  • W 8:00am - 4:00pm & 7:00pm - 10:00pm
  • R 8:00am - 4:00pm & 7:00pm - 10:00pm
  • F 8:00am - 4:00pm & 7:00pm - 10:00pm
  • S 7:00pm - 10:00pm
  • S 7:00pm - 10:00pm

RESTOR has 3 convenient locations across campus located in the Cambridge and Sandburg resident halls and one location in NWQ (Northwest Quadrant)

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Our UW-Milwaukee-based coffee shop, Grind offers students and faculty a cozy and comfortable atmosphere with five convenient on-campus locations; Student Union, EMS Building, Golda Meir Library (West), Sandburg Hall and Northwest Quadrant. Both our coffee and espresso beans are locally roasted right here in Milwaukee and we offer fair trade and/or organic blend choices. Grind also holds extended hours of operation during finals weeks and accommodates the non-coffee drinker with an extensive selection of organic teas, soy beverages, Frappes and Smoothies. Grind also gets a fresh shipment of bakery every morning. Don’t forget to bring in your own mug — it gives you a discount on whatever drink you want in it! *Sandburg no longer accepts cash transactions. We accept credit, debit, UWM Gift Cards, Gold Cards, Panther Cards, and Meal Plans.*

  • Oatmeal Raisin Cookies
  • Cowboy Cookies
  • Chocolate Chip Cookies
  • Gingersnap Cookies
  • Snickerdoodle Cookies
  • Blueberry Muffins
  • Pumpkin-Cranberry Muffins
  • Morning Glory Muffins
  • Peanut Butter Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins
  • Raspberry Scones
  • Blueberry Scones
  • Cranberry-Almond Scones
  • Snappy Turtle Scones
  • Pumpkin-Chocolate Chip Bread
  • Zucchini Bread
  • Lemon Poppyseed Bread
  • Banana Walnut Bread
  • Energy Bar
  • Sesame Bar
  • Heath Chocolate Biscotti
  • Cinnamon Chocolate Biscotti
  • Cherry Almond Biscotti
  • Chocolate Almond Biscotti
  • Plain Bagels
  • Wheat Bagels
  • Everything Bagels
  • Sun-Dried Tomato Bagels
  • Cinnamon Raisin Bagels
  • Brewed Coffee
  • Espresso
  • Macchiato
  • Cappuccino
  • Latte
  • Mocha
  • Cafe Aulait
  • Breve
  • Americano
  • Chai
  • Italian Soda
  • Hot Chocolate
  • Steamer
  • Smoothies
  • Iced Tea
  • Hot Tea