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Need a quick snack between classes or maybe you’re looking for a full meal? Find your campus below for more information about available cafeteria and vending machine options.

Asnuntuck Dining Services

Liberty Mediterranean Giant Grinders II

Hours:  Monday–Thursday: 8 a.m.–2 p.m., Friday: 8 a.m.–1 p.m.
Phone:  Campus extension 3-3199 or 860-253-3199

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Vending Machines

Snacks and Beverages

  • 1st Floor across from Conference Center
  • South West Lobby by Manufacturing
  • North West Lobby by Library

Beverages only

  • 1st Floor North West Lobby by Library
  • 2nd Floor, next to Classroom 228


If you lose money in the machine, if an item doesn’t properly vend, or if there is a problem with the quality of the item, please contact the vending companies directly:

Beverage Machines–For refunds, concerns or feedback, contact Pepsi at 866-997-3774. Please include Asset ID # located on blue sticker near bottom of the machine.

Snack Machines–For refunds, concerns or feedback, contact ServoMation at 315-875-5265 or . Please include Machine ID # located on black sticker at top of machine.

For other assistance, please contact our Business Office at  or 860-253-3044.


Liberty Mediterranean Giant Grinders II

Contact: Moe Saleh
Phone: 860-478-9049

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Capital Dining Services

Capital Café

Hours: Monday–Thursday: 8:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m., Friday: 8:30 a.m.–1 p.m.
Location:  7th Floor

Capital's newly renovated café offers pizza, salads, sandwiches, burgers, hot grilled items, soups, snacks, beverages and much more. We also cater for all types of events on and off-premise.

Gateway Dining Services

Regent Catering

Hours: Monday–Thursday: 8 a.m.–8 p.m., Friday: 8 a.m.-2 p.m.

Regent Catering, Inc. is dedicated to enriching the experiences of students and guests by providing the highest quality of food and services in a nutritionally sound manner within a caring, attentive and appealing environment. We feature a variety of options for breakfast, lunch and dinner. There are daily specials and a variety of menu options, including salads, a pizza station, wraps, burgers and soups.


Regent Catering, Inc. offers catering for on-campus events for student groups, faculty meetings, staff events and more.

Housatonic Dining Services

The CT State Housatonic campus offers two cafeterias and several vending machines. The sculpture garden has picnic tables for outdoor dining.

Main Cafeteria

The grill offers sandwiches, snacks and hot meals.

Location: Lafayette Hall LH C112 overlooks the courtyard containing the sculpture garden.

Small Cafeteria

Location: Beacon Hall BH-142.

Cafeteria hours are subject to change. Check the cafeteria bulletin board for specific hours.

Vending Machines

Vending machines located in both buildings have sodas and snacks. 

Manchester Dining Services

Food service is limited at this time; check on campus for available services.

Vending Machines

Vending machines that provide beverages and snacks are available in multiple locations in the Student Services Center (SSC), the Learning Resource Center (LRC), and the Arts, Sciences and Technology Center (AST).

Middlesex Dining Services

Micro Market

In lieu of a full-service cafeteria, the CT State Middlesex Micro Market is housed in the Founders Hall cafeteria (next to the Student Lounge). The Micro Market offers a changing selection of breakfast items, soups, salads, sandwiches, chef-inspired meals, snacks and beverages. It is self-service; you can choose your items and pay at a kiosk. 

Please note that the Micro Market does not accept cash. To pay, you may use a credit/debit card or use the app

The Middlesex cafeteria also houses two microwaves for student and staff use.

Naugatuck Valley Dining Services

Marigold's Café

Location: Cistulli Student Center, 5th Floor
Hours: Monday-Thursday: 7:30 a.m.–2 p.m.

Conveniently located, Marigold’s Café brings students, faculty and staff together to share food prepared by the staff of Epicurean Feast. You’ll find freshly prepared and delicious grab-and-go items like wraps, sandwiches, salads, yogurt and assorted beverages. Tables are available for dining. The café, which is located in the Cistulli Student Center across from the Prism Lounge, is open during the fall and spring semesters.

Jacoby's Café

Location: Founders Hall, Ground Floor

Jacoby's Café, a grab-and-go café featuring salads and sandwiches, soup, cold beverages and premium coffee, is temporarily closed. 

Ekstrom Hall Student Lounge

Location: Ekstrom Hall, E609

Tucked away on the sixth floor of Ekstrom Hall, the student lounge features a quiet space to sit and recharge. Enjoy a meal at one of the many tables, grab a snack from one of the vending machines, meet with a group or friend for a quick study session, or heat up your lunch with one of the available microwaves.

Vending Machines

Missed the café or need something quick? Vending machines are available in various campus locations and fully stocked throughout the year. Vending machine locations include:

  • Kinney Hall 5th and 7th Floors 
  • Ekstrom Hall 5th and 6th Floors 
  • Founders Hall 2nd Floor
  • Tech Hall 1st Floor
  • Danbury campus: Student Lounge, 2nd Floor

Northwestern Dining Services

Vending Machines

Vending machines are located in Founders Hall Student Lounge, Room 104 and in the Art and Science Building, Student Lounge, Room 215

Norwalk Dining Services

Tina's Grill

Serving hot food every Tuesday and Thursday

Location: West Campus
Hours: Monday-Thursday: 8 a.m.–7 p.m. 

Quinebaug Valley Dining Services

Information coming soon

Three Rivers Dining Services

The Three Rivers Cafeteria

Hours: Mondays–Thursdays: 9:30 a.m.–6 p.m.
Location: F-Wing, 1st Floor

Offerings include daily entrées, deli sandwiches, salad bar, fresh-baked pizza, hamburgers, fried foods, fresh bakery goods, soups and more.

Tunxis Dining Services

The Corner Café

Location: 100 Building
Semester Hours: Monday–Thursday: 7:30 a.m.–6:30 p.m.
Contact: 860-773-1353,