Retail Dining

Bears Bistro at the University Center

Stop by for an Italian Bistro syle meal at Bears Bistro! We prepare our menu items fresh daily, so you can count on getting the delicious meal you want - exactly the way you want it - every time! Bears Bistro accepts cash, credit, Dining Dollars, and meal plans!

Use your meal plan and get an EXTRA side!! You get one entree, two sides of your choice, and a drink!!

Bears Bistro Hours of Operation:

  • Monday - Thursday = 10:30am - 9:00pm
  • Friday = 10:30am - 3:00pm
  • Saturday & Sunday = CLOSED

Build A Bowl

Choose from a variety of ingredients to build your own creation! All pasta/salad bowls are served with your choice of a side. There are a lot of toppings to choose from, so make it different every time!

  • Choose your meat: chicken, meatballs, or sausage
  • Choose your pasta: penne or spaghetti (or choose fresh greens for a super salad instead!)
  • Choose your sauce: alfredo, marinara, or pesto

Pizza

We use a house-made crust, and our pizza is baked fresh! You get 2 slices of pizza and your choice of a side.

  • Choose: pepperoni or cheese

Grinders

We use a house-made crust, and our pizza is baked fresh! You get 2 slices of pizza and your choice of a side.

SUBstantial sandwiches served on grilled Italian bread. All sandwiches come with peppers, onions, marinara sauce, and cheese... wrapped in foil for your convenience. Choose a side too!

  • Choose: grilled chicken, meatball, Italian sausage, or portabello mushroom

A La Carte

Sometimes you just need that little something extra. Just looking for a snack? Or maybe you want to add a side salad to go along with that cheesy pizza, or a cool refreshing drink to complete your meal. Either way, we have just what you're looking for. Don't forget to add the perfect a la carte items to your meal.

Remember, use your meal plan and get an EXTRA side!! You get one entree, two sides of your choice, and a drink!!

See the Hours of Operation here.