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Field of Greens
Build your own salad or sandwich.
Choose from a variety of proteins to build a multitude of Mexican dishes.
Grab a slice of pizza or italian inspired weekly special
Rufus Grill
Grab a veggie or meat burger any day of the week.
Lake Wok
A variety of Asian-influenced dishes every week

Pavilion Dining Center

At the Pavilion, UC Merced offers fresh meals that cater to all dietary restrictions at affordable prices. The facility is the newest dining commons on campus and has state of the art machinery to help us create fresh meals hourly. The Pavilion has seating for more than 600 guests and hosts an environment where students can hang out on a rainy day or grab a snack before class. Check out the information under each station to find weekly specials, dietary options and hours for each meal. Click on our "Contact Us" tab to share any inquiries you may have.


Fall 2019 Hours

Monday to Thursday 7 a.m. to 11 p.m.

Friday 7 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Weekends 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.




Visit our Instagram for weekly specials, employee appreciations and food waste tips.


If you find yourself wasting a lot of food and on a budget, our YouTube Channel (coming soon!) offers recipes for the items offered at the Bobcat Pantry as well as videos on how to make meals with undesirables!