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Arts Café Guidelines

To keep our campus community safe during the COVID-19 pandemic, we have made changes to our café services. When entering the space, please keep your mask on and follow social distancing guidelines.

All of our orders are packaged in take-out containers. We have dining available inside or outside (weather permitting), just please continue to follow social distancing guidelines. Our inside tables have been adjusted for four people seating with at least 6-feet between each person. While eating, you can remove your mask.

Summer Hours: 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Monday – Thursday
There are fully stocked vending machines located outside the café’ in the Student/Conference Center (Building H) for your after-hours convenience.

Other adjustments to our services:

  • No personal plates, cups, utensils are allowed.
  • Factory sealed forks, spoons, knives, napkins, salt, and pepper only.
  • Single-use packets for ketchup, mustard, BBQ sauce, ranch, hot sauce, etc.
  • Salads and wraps are prepared then taped and sealed.
  • Coffee, cappuccino, and soda fountain machines are sanitized frequently.
  • Use Enter and Exit doors only as marked.
  • You can pay with cash, credit, checks, and HCC food cards. No cash back.
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Arts Café Menu

Main Menu

Burger Basket w/Fries or Tots$5
Cheeseburger Basket w/Fries or Tots$5.50
Bacon Cheeseburger Basket w/Fries or Tots$6
Grilled Cheese Basket w/Fries or Tots$4.25
Bacon Grilled Cheese Basket w/Fries or Tots$5.25
Grilled Smoked Turkey & Cheese Basket w/Fries or Tots$5.25
Grilled Ham & Cheese Basket w/Fries or Tots$5.25
Grilled Chicken Breast Basket w/Fries or Tots$5.25
BLT Basket w/Fries or Tots$5.25
Hot Dog Basket w/Fries or Tots$4.50
Brat Basket w/Fries or Tots$4.50
Chicken Strip Basket (4 strips w/ 1 sauce) w/Fries or Tots$4.50
French Fries, Curly Fries, Tots, or Hash Brown Patty$1.50 (per serving)
Mozz Stix (4) w/Marinara Sauce$3.25
Cheese Curds$3.25

All items available A La Carte

Grab n’ Go Deli Case

Arts Café offers chef salads and a variety of wraps made daily. We also offer a variety of sides and snacks such as fresh fruit, cottage cheese, Greek yogurt, fruit cups, veggie rollups, pickle rollups, chips, cookies, brownies, muffins, and other desserts.

Homemade Chicken Salad Sandwiches on White, Wheat, or CroissantHalf: $1.75
Whole: $3.50
Deli Sandwiches w/Turkey, Ham, or Combo (Made to Order)
Bread Choices: White Bun or Bread, Wheat Bun or Bread, Marble Rye, Sub Roll, or Croissant
Cheese Choices: American, Swiss, Provolone, or Pepperjack
Toppings: Lettuce, Tomato, Pickles, Onions, Mayo, or Dijon Mustard

Menu subject to change


Arts Café will be serving hot soup daily starting Monday, Aug. 16, 2021. See weekly specials above.

Cup: $2.75        Bowl: $3.75
Includes crackers


Breakfast Sandwiches: Available 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Meat Choices: Bacon, Sausage, Ham, Smoked Turkey
Bread Choices: White or Wheat Toast, English Muffin, Croissant

Meat, Egg, and Cheese$3
Meat and Egg$2.50
Meat and Cheese (No Egg)$2.25
Meat (No Egg or Cheese)$1.75
2 Meat and Egg (No Cheese)$3.50
2 Meat and Cheese (No Egg)$3.25
2 Meat (No Egg or Cheese)$2.75
Egg and Cheese (No Meat)$2
Hash Brown Patty$1.50
French Toast Stix (4) w/Syrup$2.75

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2998 W. Pearl City Rd. Freeport, IL 61032


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