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The Golden Bear Café


2 Sather Rd

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At the heart of campus, this lively, casual cafe is a hub for breakfast and lunch food and fun. From friends to group events to the Cal Band, there’s always excitement and energy. For breakfast, enjoy a burrito or croissant with egg, bacon, turkey sausage, or vegan. At lunch, menu items include a Philly Cheesesteak, cheeseburger, beyond burger, fried chicken, or salmon and fennel slaw; or enjoy bulgogi, chicken or meatless tenders, or loaded fries. On the lighter side is mapo tofu, ancient grains bowl, buffalo chicken salad, or California greens salad. Visit Peet’s Coffee for coffee or tea. The vibrant staff serves nearly 3,500 students every day.

Recommendation: a.m. – Bacon Croissant; p.m. – Brioche Halal Cheeseburger