Mainfare Dining Hall

All-you-care-to-eat facility, top floor of Hope Commons

Today‘s Menu

This Dining Hall features all-you-care-to-eat, build-your-own-meal options for lunch and dinner. Only mobile orders from Deli and Fusion stations may be take to-go. All other items are for dine-in only. Meal plans and cash/credit card customers welcome. Vegan, vegetarian and gluten free options are also available. If you have a food allergy or sensitivity, it is your responsibility to inform your server. If you have a food allergy or sensitivity, please contact for additional help navigation our services.



    Spring ’24 Dining Service Hours:

    Starting January 2oth

    • Mon-Thurs: (lunch) 11:30am-3:30pm; (dinner) 4:30pm-9pm

    • Fri: (lunch) 11:30am-3:30pm; (dinner) 4:30pm-8pm

    • Sat: (continental breakfast) 9am-10am; (breakfast) 10am-3pm; (dinner) 4pm-8pm

    • Sun: (continental breakfast) 9am-10am; (breakfast) 10am-3pm; (dinner) 4pm-9pm

    End of Semester Hours:

    • Wednesday (5/8): CLOSING at 6pm

    Fusion via Grubhub

    Spring ’24 Hours:

    Starting January 20th

    Available by mobile orders only,
    no in-person ordering.

    • Mon-Thurs: (lunch) 11:30am-3:30pm; (dinner) 4:30pm-8pm

    • Fri: (lunch) 11:30am-3:30pm; (dinner) 4:30pm-7:30pm

    • Sat & Sun: CLOSED)/3/24)

    End of Semester Hours:

    • Tuesday (5/7): CLOSING at 8pm


Lunch & Dinner:

  • Astro’s: Beef Burgers & Veggie Burgers, Chicken Sandwiches, Hot Dogs, Fries, Beverages. (GF and Vegan options available by request. We have a dedicated GF fryer – ask your server!)
  • Deli: Custom made cold and grilled sandwiches and wraps. In-person orders are for dine-in only.
  • HomeStyle: Daily Entree Specials and Side Dishes
  • Fruit & Yogurt
  • Soups & Salads
  • Cereal Bar
  • Desserts
  • Beverages

Fusion by Mobile Order Only:

  • This menu available for purchase by mobile order only: Dining Dollars, or Unlimited Plan swipe:

    • Create your own stir fry or pasta dishes!
    • Dine-in or take your Fusion bowl to-go
    • No in-person ordering at this station
    • Mobile ordering available to-go
    • Place your order through Grubhub

How to place a Mobile Order:

  • Place your mobile order through Grubhub (in-person ordering is not available.)
  • App: Grubhub (for on-campus Mobile Ordering). Available on the App Store or Google Play Grubhub is our new on-campus mobile ordering platform! Download the app > tap “account” > then “campus dining” > find “University of Rhode Island” and our current on-campus options will appear first in your searches. On-campus orders are for pick-up only, and payment can be made using your meal plan, Ram Account, or credit card. Ram Account is accepted nationwide on Grubhub for off-campus orders for delivery!
    • Unlimited Plan holders: choose “Unlimited Swipes” at payment option
    • Flex Plan holders: choose “Dining Dollars” at payment option
    • (Ram Account payment option coming soon!)

Please note: any mobile order not picked-up will be charged $10 non-refundable Dining Dollars.




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