Dining and Vending Services

Food and Vending Services

A demanding academic schedule requires you to maintain a healthy, balanced diet. That’s why you’ll find fresh ingredients, nutritious choices, and tasty food options on Central Piedmont's campuses. Whether you need to grab a quick bite to eat or meet friends to discuss the day’s events, Central Piedmont's dining and vending services offer a variety of options to meet your needs. Our team is committed to creating a quality dining experience for you and your friends. Join us at one of our many eateries. Our locations feature flexible hours and diverse menus to accommodate your schedule and dietary preferences. We look forward to serving you and providing you with outstanding customer service.

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To enjoy dining options prepared and served by Central Piedmont students, such as the Greenway Restaurant and Aspire Bakery and Bistro, check out our student-prepared dining options.

Campus Restaurant Vendors Locations, Hours, and Menus

  • Barnes and Noble Recharge U (Cato, Central, and Levine Campuses)

    Featuring a complete coffee bar as well as open air coolers filled with sandwiches, yogurt ,and desserts, “heat and go” meals, and café-style seating. You can also learn more by visiting the official Barnes and Noble College site.

    Barnes and Noble Recharge U Cato Campus Location

    Hours (as of May 13, 2019):

    • Monday — Thursday 8 a.m. — 4 p.m.
    • Friday: closed

    Phone: 704.330.4832

    Barnes and Noble Recharge U Central Campus Location

    Location:

    • Hall Building, first floor

    Hours (as of May 13, 2019):

    • Monday — Thursday 7:30 a.m. — 4:30 p.m.
    • Friday: closed

    Phone: 704.330.6649

    Barnes and Noble Recharge U Levine Campus Location

    Hours (as of May 13, 2019):

    • Monday — Thursday 7:30 a.m. — 4:30 p.m.
    • Friday: closed

    Phone: 704.330.4233

  • Calvine's Coffee (Levine Campus)

    Featuring delicious breakfast biscuits, freshly brewed gourmet coffee, healthy assorted sandwiches, and our specialty Calvine's Signature cookie. Faculty and staff who present their Central Piedmont college ID receive a 5% discount on all food and beverage items and 10% discount on merchandise. We provide catering with a 3 to 5 day lead time.

    Location:

    • Levine Campus, Levine I Building, first floor

    Phone: 704.684.5105

    Calvine's Coffee Hours

    May 2019 hours:

    • Monday, May 13: closed
    • Tuesday, May 14: open 8 a.m. — 11 a.m.
    • Wednesday, May 15 — Monday, May 20: closed
    • Tuesday, May 21 — Thursday, May 23: open 8 a.m. — 11 a.m.
    • Friday, May 24 — Monday, May 27: closed (Central Piedmont is closed for Memorial Day on Monday, May 27)
    • Tuesday, May 28 — Thursday, May 30: open 8 a.m. — 11 a.m.
    • Friday, May 31: closed

    June 2019 hours:

    • Monday, June 3: closed
    • Tuesday, June 4 — Thursday, June 6: open 8 a.m. — 11 a.m.
    • Friday, June 7 — Monday, June 10: closed
    • Tuesday, June 11 — Thursday, June 13: open 8 a.m. — 11 a.m.
    • Friday, June 14 — June 30: closed

    July 2019:

    • closed all month

    Calvine's Coffee Menu

    Prices subject to change after student and staff 5% discount.

    Bakery:

    • Good Morning Glory Muffin: $1.80
    • Blueberry Cream Cheese Muffin: $1.80
    • Sunshine Lemon Muffin: $1.69
    • Banana Nut Muffin: $1.69
    • Almond Cranberry Muffin (seasonal for winter only): $1.85
    • Zucchini Blueberry Muffin (seasonal for summer only): $1.85
    • Calvine's Signature Cookie: $0.55
    • Oatmeal Raisin Cookie: $0.85
    • Danish: $1.95
    • Croissants: $1.49
    • English Muffin: $1.05
    • Bagels: $1.05

    Breakfast Items:

    • Sausage Biscuit: $1.90
    • Chicken Biscuit: $2.19
    • Oatmeal: $1.79

    Lunch Items:

    • Veggie Wrap: $2.90
    • Turkey and Cheese Wrap: $3.69
    • Ham and Cheese Wrap: $3.69
    • Turkey and Cheese Sandwich: $3.49
    • Ham and Cheese Sandwich: $3.49
    • Chicken Salad Sandwich: $3.49
    • Peanut Butter Sandwich: $2.10
    • Any sandwich with beverage and cookie: $5.80

    Other Items:

    • Fresh Fruits (single item): $0.85
    • Fruit Cup: $2.05

    Hot Beverages:

    • Freshly Brewed Coffees: 

      • small: $1.59
      • regular: $1.85
      • large: $2.05
    • Espresso:
      • small: $1.79
      • double: $2.09
      • triple: $2.39
    • Cappuccino:
      • small: $2.49
      • regular: $3.09
      • large: $3.49
    • Cafe Latte:
      • regular: $3.49
      • large: $4.09
    • Cafe Mocha:
      • regular: $3.49
      • large: $4.09
    • Hot Chocolate:
      • small: $2.59
    • Hot Tea:
      • small: $1.59

    Cold Beverages:

    • Frappe and Smoothie:

      • small: $2.59
      • regular: $3.09
      • large: $3.50
    • Ice Coffee:
      • regular: $1.79
      • large: $1.99
    • Ice Tea:
      • regular: $1.05
      • large: $1.49
    • Bottle Water:
      • $1.05
    • Bottle Orange Juice:
      • $1.60
    • Milk:
      • $1.05
  • Closing Soon - Coppa Coffee and Tea (Central Campus Library)

    Coppa Coffee and Tea will be closing. The last day Coppa Coffee and Tea will be open for business is Thursday, June 27, 2019.

    Coppa Coffee and Tea sells a variety of organic, flavored coffee and espresso-based beverages, loose-leaf teas, and assorted pastries sourced locally from nearby bakeries.

    Location:

    • Central Campus, Library, first floor
    • 1241 Charlottetowne Avenue, Charlotte, NC 28204

    Summer hours:

    • Monday — Thursday: 7:30 a.m. — 2:30 p.m.
    • Friday: closed
    • closed Monday, May 13 — Friday, May 17

    Regular hours:

    • Monday — Thursday: 7:30 a.m. — 6:30 p.m.
    • Friday: 7:30 a.m. — 3 p.m.

    Phone:

    • 843.618.2533

    Need to place a large order? Coppa Coffee & Tea offers a number of menu options and services that can be personalized to fit the needs of your meeting or for a small on-campus event. To place large orders simply contact Jeff Tuning at 770.403.9440. Please note we may need up to 48-hours' notice for larger orders. We are happy to discuss your order and make arrangements for pick-up or delivery.

    Coppa Coffee and Tea Menu

    Baked Goods:

    • Muffins: $3.05
    • Donuts: $2.25
    • Apple Fritter: $3.65
    • Bagels: $1.70
    • Danish: $3.05
    • Cinnamon Rolls: $3.65
    • Cookies: $1.55
    • Brownies: $2.95

    Hot Drinks:

    • Fresh Brewed Coffee (House Decat, Flavor, and Dark Roast):

      • 12 oz: $1.95
      • 16 oz: $2.35
      • 20 oz: $2.55
    • Loose Leaf Tea (Early Grey, English Breakfast, Darjeeling, Jasmine, Oolong):
      • 12 oz: $1.85
      • 16 oz: $2.15
      • 20 oz: $2.35
    • Signature Espresso Drinks (Caramel Machiatto, Mocha, White Chocolate Mocha, Royal Moose, White Moose, Chai Tea Lattes, Smoothies):
      • 12 oz: $3.75
      • 16 oz: $4.25
      • 20 oz: $4.50
    • Capuccino, Latte:
      • 12 oz: $2.95
      • 16 oz: $3.65
      • 20 oz: $3.95

    Specialty Drinks:

    • Hazelnut Bliss:

      • 12 oz: $3.00
      • 16 oz: $3.50
      • 20 oz: $4.15
    • Americano:
      • 12 oz: $2.05
      • 16 oz: $2.35
      • 20 oz: $2.65
    • French Kiss:
      • 12 oz: $3.00
      • 16 oz: $3.50
      • 20 oz: $4.00
    • White Elephant:
      • 12 oz: $3.25
      • 16 oz: $3.75
      • 20 oz: $4.05
    • Super Monkey:
      • 12 oz: $3.75
      • 16 oz: $4.25
      • 20 oz: $4.55
    • Hot Chocolate
      • 12 oz: $2.35
      • 16 oz: $2.55
      • 20 oz: $2.95
    • Italian Macchiato: $2.55
    • Pour-over French Press: $3.95
    • Single Espresso: $1.95
    • Double Espresso: $2.25

    Drink Extras:

    • Protein: $0.75
    • Almond Milk: $0.75
    • Soy Milk: $0.65
    • Coconut Milk: $0.65
    • Breve: $0.65

    Breakfast Sandwiches:

    • Egg, Pork Sausage, Cheese: $3.25
    • Egg, Turkey Sausage, Cheese: $3.25
    • Egg White, Turkey Sausage, Cheese: $3.25

    Lunch Sandwiches:

    • Turkey and Cheddar: $5.25
    • Ham and Swiss: $4.75
    • Roast Beef and Ham: $5.25
    • Chicken Caesar Wrap : $5.25
    • Veggie Wrap: $4.75
    • Cookies: $1.25

    Coffee Retail:

    • 4 oz bag: $7.95
    • 8 oz bag: $10.95
    • 16 oz bag: $15.95
  • Sbarro (Central Campus)

    Serves pizza, entrees, pasta, salads, and desserts. Faculty and staff who present their college ID can receive 10 percent off any a la carte item (combo meals do not apply as they are already discounted).

    Location:

    • Central Campus, Overcash Center

    Hours May 13 — July 16:

    • Monday —  Thursday: 9 a.m. — 3 p.m.

    Phone: 704.595.3338

    Need to place a large order? Sbarro offers a number of menu options and services that can be personalized to fit the needs of your meeting or for a small on-campus event. o place large orders simply call us ahead of time. Please note we may need up to 24-hours notice for larger orders. We are happy to discuss your order and make arrangements for pick-up or delivery (limited areas).

    Sbarro Menu

    New York Slice:

    • Cheese: $3.49
    • Pepperoni: $4.09
    • Pepperoni and Sausage: $4.09
    • Supreme: $4.09
    • Spinach and Tomato: $4.09

    Specials:

    • Sicilian Cheese: $4.79
    • Pepperoni and Sausage: $5.29
    • Stromboli: $5.29

    Pasta:

    • Spaghetti w/Sauce : $5.99
    • Meatballs and Spaghetti: $6.99
    • Baked Ziti: $7.09

    Combos (includes a regular fountain drink and one side item):

    • New York Cheese Slice: $6.49
    • New York Topped Slice: $7.09
    • Sicilian Cheese Slice: $7.79
    • Sicilian Topped Slice: $8.29
    • Stromboli: $8.29
    • Spaghetti w/Sauce: $8.99
    • Spaghetti and Meatballs: $9.99
    • Baked Ziti: $10.09

    Sides:

    • 2 Breadsticks: $2.49
    • 1 Pepperoni Stick: $2.49
    • 1 Meatball: $1.69
    • Roasted Potatoes: $3.29
    • Garden Salad: $3.29
    • Caesar Salad: $3.29

    Drinks: 

    • Regular Soda: $1.70
    • Large Soda: $1.90
    • Bottle: $1.80
  • Subway (Central and Levine Campuses)

    Serves subs, wraps, salads, soups, and desserts. Faculty and staff who present their college ID can receive 10% off any a la carte item (combo meals do not apply as they are already discounted).

    Subway Central Campus Location

    Location: Levine Information Technology Building

    Hours Monday, May 13 — Thursday, May 16:

    • 9 a.m. — 3 p.m.

    Hours May 20 — July 16:

    • Monday — Thursday: 8 a.m. — 3 p.m.

    Phone: 704.334.3199

    Subway Levine Campus Location

    Location:

    • Levine I Building, first floor

    Hours Monday, May 13 — Thursday, May 16:

    • 10:30 a.m. — 1:30 p.m.

    Hours May 20 — July 16:

    • Monday — Thursday: 9 a.m. — 2 p.m.

    Phone: 704.708.5477

    Catering menus - additional discount levels are available for large orders! Subway offers a number of menu options and services that can be personalized to fit the needs of your meeting or for a small on-campus event. To place large orders simply call ahead of time. Please note we may need up to 24-hours notice for larger orders. We are happy to discuss your order and make arrangements for pick-up or delivery.

    MyWay Rewards Program - sign up today and avoid the lines at Subway locations. Order online via the app or website and go right to the front of the line upon pick up. The designated pick up area at each store is by the cash register. Simply walk up as a reward VIP member and your order will be there waiting for you. Earn rewards tokens for every dollar spent to redeem later. Receive occasional discounted offers, special deals, etc. Receive rewards on special occasions like birthdays.

    Subway Menu

    • Black Forest Ham; BLT; Cold Cut Combo; Veggie Delight:

      • 6-inch: $3.79
      • Footlong: $5.49
    • Spicy Italian; Meatball:
      • 6-inch: $3.89
      • Footlong: $5.69
    • Italian BMT; Oven Roasted Chicken; Tuna; Turkey Breast; Turkey Breast and Ham:
      • 6-inch: $4.29
      • Footlong: $6.79
    • Buffalo Chicken; Steak and Cheese; Subway Melt; Sweet Onion Chicken Teriyaki:
      • 6-inch: $4.79
      • Footlong: $7.79
    • Chicken Bacon Ranch; Roast Beef:
      • 6-inch: $4.89
      • Footlong: $7.79
    • Make any 6” sub a salad: add $1.79
    • Make any 6” sub a wrap (all wraps are double meat): $6.99
    • Soup: $2.49
    • Meal Deal (21 oz drink and chips, 2 cookies, or apple slices): add $2.50
    • Platters:
      • Sandwich Platters: $38.99
      • Wrap Platters: $49.99
    • Cookie Platters (36 cookies): $18.99
    • Box Lunches (include chips, cookie, or apple slices):
      • with Sandwich: $6.99
      • with Wrap: $8.99
  • Taco Del Mar (Central Campus; closed until August 15)

    Serves tacos, burritos, enchiladas, quesadillas, nachos, and salads. Faculty and staff who present their college ID can receive 10 percent off any a la carte item (combo meals do not apply as they are already discounted).

    Location:

    • Central Campus, Overcash Center

    Hours:

    • closed until August 15

    Phone: 704.595.3338

    Need to place a large order? Taco Del Mar offers a number of menu options and services that can be personalized to fit the needs of your meeting or for a small on-campus event. To place large orders simply call us ahead of time. Please note we may need up to 24-hours notice for larger orders. We are happy to discuss your order and make arrangements for pick-up or delivery (limited areas).

    Taco Del Mar Menu

    • Small Burrito: $4.00
    • Large Burrito: $6.00
    • Tacos (2): $5.00
    • Bowl: $6.00
    • Salad: $6.00
    • Loaded Nachos Platter: $7:00
    • Enchiladas Platter: $7.00
    • Quesadilla Platter: $5.50
    • Combos (include a regular fountain drink and one side): add $2.50
    • Regular Soda: $1.70
    • Large Soda: $1.90
    • Bottle Drink: $1.80

    Options for Protein:

    • Braised Chicken
    • Fish
    • Pork
    • Seasoned Ground Beef
    • Shredded Beef
    • Vegan
    • Vegetarian
    • Steak ($0.50 extra)

    Sides:

    • Chips and Queso
    • Chips and Guacamole
    • Chips and Salsa
    • Rice and Beans

Smart Markets and Campus Vending Machine Locations

Central Piedmont is home to a variety of vending machines and Smart Markets stocked with goodies guaranteed to satisfy your appetite while on the go and meet your grab-n-go snack needs.

  • Smart Markets

    Multiple Locations

    Smart Market provides a variety of nutritious and convenient options for lunch, snacks, and hot coffee utilizing today’s cutting-edge technology. Come on by and experience the simple, yet satisfying Smart Market! Learn how Smart Market works.

    Smart Market Cato Campus Location

    Location:

    • Cato III Building, first floor student lounge

    Hours:

    • Monday - Thursday 7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
    • Friday 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.

    Smart Market Harper Campus Location

    Location:

    • third floor of student lounge

    Hours:

    • Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.

    Smart Market Merancas Campus Location

    Location:

    • Transportation Systems Building, second floor of student lounge

    Hours:

    • Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
  • Cato Campus Vending Locations

    • Cato I Building: first and second floors
    • Cato II Building: second floor
    • Cato III Building: ground, first, second, and third floors
    • Horticulture Building: first floor
  • Central Campus Vending Locations

    • Advanced Technologies Building: first floor
    • Belk Building: third floor
    • Center for Arts Technology Building: first floor
    • Central High Building: first, second, and third floors
    • Drumm Building: first floor
    • Education Center: first floor
    • Giles Building: first, second, and third floors
    • Hall Building: second floor
    • Health Careers Building: fourth floor
    • Levine Information Technology Building: first and second floors
    • Overcash Building: first and second floors
    • Pitts Building: basement
    • Student parking deck 3: first floor
    • Worrell Building: first and second floors
  • Harper Campus Vending Locations

    • first, second, and third floors
  • Harris Campus Vending Locations

    • Harris I Building: first floor
    • Harris Conference Center: second floor
  • Levine Campus Vending Locations

    • Levine I Building: first floor
    • Levine II Building: first, second, and third floors
    • Joe Hendrick Center for Automotive Technology: first floor
  • Merancas Campus Vending Locations

    • Claudia Watkins Belk Center for Criminal Justice: first floor
    • Transport Systems Technology Building: first and second floors
  • Smart Market or Vending Machine Issues and Refunds

    Help us keep our vending machines in proper working order. If you have experienced a recent Smart Market or vending machine malfunction, please let us know by emailing canteencsrv@compass-usa.com, providing the campus, building, floor/location, and type of machine (e.g. snack, drink, etc.). To request a refund for money lost due to a malfunctioning vending machine, please go to any Central Piedmont cashier's office. Normal cashier's office hours of operation are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.