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Gordon Dining and Event Center

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Gordon Dining and Event Center
770 W. Dayton St.
Office: (608) 262-9471

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Gordon Avenue Market


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The Bean and Creamery

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Buckingham Bakery

  • Buckingham Bakery offers fresh-baked goods morning, noon and night. Muffins, bagels, pastries, cookies, bars and an array of hot and cold desserts will display in a home-kitchen setting. A cereal station is part of this venue, featuring up to 30 varieties of cereal, hot oatmeal and a yogurt bar with toppings.

Buona Cucina

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Capital City Pizza CompanyCapital City Pizza Company

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  • Delicious

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  • Eggcetera is the only place where you can get hot breakfast food anytime you want.

Fired Up

  • Fired Up serves freshly grilled burgers and veggie burgers, chicken breasts, other grilled sandwiches and french fries.

Flamingo RunFlamingo Run

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Global KitchenGlobal Kitchen

  • Global Kitchen includes a number of ethnic entrees and sides from all corners of the globe with the menu varying daily.

Great Greens

  • Great Greens features a bountiful bar of freshly prepared greens, fruit and vegetable toppings, and mixed salads for diners to craft the ultimate salad. It also includes a soup station, offering two house-prepared soups daily.

Qué RicoQué Rico

  • Qué Rico has daily specials of Tex-Mex fare, including tacos, taco salads, burritos, quesadillas – all prepared to order.