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Sandburg Cafe Icon Sandburg Cafe

Sandburg Cafe


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  • R 7:00am - 8:30am, 11:00am - 1:00pm, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
  • F 7:00am - 8:30am, 11:00am - 1:00pm, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
  • S 7:00am - 8:30am, 11:00am - 1:00pm, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
  • S 7:00am - 8:30am, 11:00am - 1:00pm, 4:30pm - 6:30pm

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, 6:00pm - 10:00pm
  • T 8:00am - 4:00pm, 6:00pm - 10:00pm
  • W 8:00am - 4:00pm, 6:00pm - 10:00pm
  • R 8:00am - 4:00pm, 6:00pm - 10:00pm
  • F 8:00am - 4:00pm, 6:00pm - 10:00pm
  • S 6:00pm - 10:00pm
  • S 6:00pm - 10:00pm

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

Core Items
  • The items we carry at each location will vary due to the limits of the store environments. We have made an effort to ensure that these items are available at every RESTOR.

    Bake House

    ** Bake House Items are made fresh in our campus kitchen everyday. Every item is prepared from original recipes created by our culinary staff

    • Fresh Baked Cookies
    • Natural & Unsweetened Sodas
    • Unsweetened Teas
    • 100% Juices
    • Purified & Spring Waters
    • Dairy & Non-Dairy Milks
    • Kombuchas
    • Nutritional Choice Snacks (Trail Mixes, Energy Bars, Chips, Gum, Candies, Chocolates)
    • RESTOR Reusable Bags – Save 5% on every purchase when using this bag
    • Greek Yogurts
    Stash & Dash

    ** Stash & Dash items are packaged for your convenience. All items are made with the freshest ingredients and are made daily on campus.

    • Grilled-to-order Paninis
    • Wedge Sandwiches
    • Fresh cut Fruit & Vegetables
    • Fresh Whole Fruit
    • Salads
    • Bento Boxes
    • Milwaukee Pretzels
     Other Items
    • UWM Spirit Wear
Grocery at a Glance
  • The Items we carry at each location will vary due to the limits of the store environment. Multiple varieties of each brand are often available in terms of package sizes & flavored options, but the complete list is not published.


    Juices, Sodas, Energy Drinks, Milks, Almond Milks, Soy Milks, Cold Brewed Coffees, Specialty Cold Coffees, Teas, Purified Waters, Sparkling Waters, Enhanced Waters, Coconut Waters, Blended drinks, Organic drinks

    Gluten Free

    Select Varieties of the following: Breads, Entrees, Snacks, Desserts, Candies, Sodas, Waters, Milks, Juices, Stash & Dash, Teas, Chips, Bars, Ice Creams, Produce, Fruits, Vegetables, Coconut Waters, Alternative Milks, Yogurts, Soups, Chocolates, Gums *For convenience items dietary info. Please refer to the Net Nutrition Menus located here and the packaging on the of the convenience items.


    Fresh Baked Breads, Organic Entrees, Gums, Gelatos, Ice Creams, Sorbets, Frozen Entrees (Breakfast/Dinner), Shelf-stable entrees/snacks, Frozen Novelty Desserts, Fresh/Canned/Dried Fruits, Fresh Baked Cookies, Fresh Baked Pretzels, Fresh/Frozen/Dried/Canned Vegetables, Stash & Dash items, Chips, Candies, Chocolates, Meats & Seafood (Fresh/Canned/Frozen), Dairy products (Cheeses, Eggs, Butters, Yogurts), Soups/Ramens, Sauces/Dips, Spices, Pizzas, Bakery Items, Cereals, Energy Bars, Nutritional Bars, Breakfast Bars, Oatmeals, Jerky’s & Sausages, Trail mixes/Nuts

    Health & Home

    Cosmetics, School Supplies, Apparel, Medicines, Toiletries, Kitchen & Baking Supplies, Household Cleaners, Household Items, Hygiene, Batteries.

Nutritional Choice
  • Beverages
    • Aquafina Water
    • Blue Sky Soda
    • Chippewa Water
    • Fiji Water
    • Kemps Milk
    • Kevita
    • La Croix
    • Minute Made 100% Juice
    • Naked Juice
    • Ocean Spray 100% Juice
    • Pure Leaf – Unsweetened Varieties
    • Smart Water
    • Tazo Tea
    Grocery & Snacks
    • Amy’s Frozen Entrees – Select Varieties
    • Annie Chun’s Noodles – Select Varieties
    • Annie Chun’s Noodle Bowls
    • Bare Fruit Chips
    • Chobani Yogurt
    • Chocolove
    • Clif Bars
    • David’s Sunflower Seeds – Original
    • Dr. Mcdoufall’s Soups – Select Varieties
    • Garden of Eatin
    • Glee Gum
    • Good Green Bars
    • Good Natured Chips
    • Goodness Knows Bars
    • KIND Bars
    • Lara Bars
    • Late July Chips
    • Luna Bar
    • Man on the Moon (Deluxe Nuts, High Energy Nuts, Protein Pack, Whole Roasted Almonds, Roasted Cashews, Antioxidant Nuts, Mediterranean Nuts)
    • Nature Valley
    • Newman’s Own
    • Nutrigrain
    • Nutty Fruit (Dried Pineapple, Dried Mango, Dried Coconut, Dried Banana, Dried Pears)
    • Oh Snap Pickled Vegetables
    • Planters – Select Varieties
    • Popchips
    • Quacker Real Medleys Oatmeals
    • Skinny Pop
    • String Cheese
    • Surf Sweets
    • That’s It Bars
    • Way Better Chips
    • Welches Fruit Snacks
    Stash & Dash
    • Breakfast Bento
    • Vegetable Bento
    • Hard Boiled Egg
    • Fresh Whole Fruit Varieties
    • Fresh Strawberries
    • Fresh Pineapple
    • Fresh Picked Grapes
    • Tomato & Mozzarella Panini
    • Sweet Potato & Black Bean Salad
    • Mediterranean Salad
    • Classic Caesar Salad
    • Tuscan Turkey Panini
    • Turkey & Provolone Sandwich
    • Southwest Quinoa Salad
    • Pico De Gallo
    • Hummus Bowl
Local Products
  • Living, Operating, Consuming & Acquiring Locally, RESTOR Carries many products that are made or produces from a number of Wisconsin Businesses and Farms.

    Stash & Dash
    • Bento Boxes – Made in-house
    • Fresh Cut Fruits – Made in-house
    • Fresh Grilled Panini’s – Made in-house
    • Specialty Salads – Made in-house
    • Wedge Sandwiches – Made in-house
    • Packaged Side Salads/Items – Made in-house
    • Milwaukee Pretzel – Milwaukee
    Bake House
    • Fresh Baked Cookies – River Falls
    • Calypso – Milwaukee
    • Chippewa Water – Chippewa Falls
    • Nesquick – Burlington
    • Rishi – Milwaukee
    • Smart Water – Milwaukee
    • Sprecher – Milwaukee
    • Snacks
    • Gardetto – Franklin
    • Jack Links – Minog
    • Door County Popcorn – Door County
    • Kombucha – Door County
    • 100 Grand – Burlington
    • Nestle Crunch – Burlington
    • Raisinets – Burlington
    • Cedar Crest – Manitowac
    • La Coppa – Bay View
    • Palermo’s – Milwaukee
    • Philadelphia Cream Cheese – Multiple Cities
    • General Mill’s – Milwaukee
    • Gorilly Goods – Jackson, WI

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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