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Hungry? Hit one of our campus dining locations for a healthy meal, quick snack or a cup of coffee.

All cafeterias (except MA) reopened on January 17th. See below for hours.

The Bookstore Cafés are open when the Bookstore is open.


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Poké is native Hawaiian cuisine, traditionally made up of diced fresh fish served as an appetizer or main course. Modern twists by poké bowl companies include chicken, tofu, shrimp or salmon with strong influences from Japanese and Korean cuisine. Think of it as deconstructed sushi with all your favorite proteins, mix-ins, toppings and crunches with your favorite sauces! A customized bowl, salad, or wrap every time!

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Pokémoto Locations and Hours

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AA Building, 1st floor Café
Monday – Thursday: 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

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MLC Building, 1st-floor Café
Monday – Thursday: 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

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MH Building, 1st-floor Café
Monday – Thursday: 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
The café is currently closed; the opening date is to be announced.

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WAS Building, 1st-floor Café
Monday – Thursday: 8:00 am – 3:00 pm


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Surefire Cafe offers a wide-ranging selection of freshly-prepared foods by experienced chefs. It will incorporate items for special dietary needs, such as vegan, vegetarian, gluten-free, dairy-free and nut allergies. They have hot breakfast and lunch, grab-and-go options, coffee and barbecue specialties.

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Surefire Locations and Hours

CF Building, 1st-floor Café
Monday – Thursday: 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Friday – Sunday: Closed

Joe’s Brew Bar

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Joe’s Brew Bar offers hot and iced coffee options and breakfast sandwiches, pastries, and cookies.

Joe's Brew Bar Locations and Hours

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AA Building, 1st-floor Café
Monday – Thursday: 8:00 am – 10:30 am
Friday – Sunday: Closed

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WAS Building, 1st-floor Café
Coming soon!

Barnes & Noble Café

Barnes and Noble cafe

Barnes & Noble Cafés proudly serve Starbucks Coffee in addition to your favorite pastry items, salads, paninis, pizzas and more.

Locations and Hours

Barnes & Noble Cafés are OPEN when the bookstore is open. See location and hours above.

ACE Market

Ace Market

ACE Market provides meals, snacks, coffee, and cold beverages on campus 24/7. Enjoy fresh, handmade meals and to-go items with our delicious hot coffee options! Use your NOVACard or credit/debit card to purchase items at the self-checkout kiosk.


Medical Education Campus (MEC)

  • MEC 2nd Floor Lounge

Vending Machines

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Coca-Cola provides cold vending machine beverages on NOVA campuses, and Gilly Vending provides snack vending machine products.

Vending Machine Locations on Campus

Coca-Cola has an exclusive agreement with NOVA to provide beverages on all campuses and at events, whether a NOVA-affiliated event or a private event using NOVA facilities. All events serving beverages must use Coca-Cola products.

A portion of all vending commissions is returned to each campus at the beginning of each fiscal year to support capital improvements.

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