A Message to our Guests
Due to the cumulative impact of the coronavirus, most companies are confronting labor shortages and many are also battling a scarcity of raw materials. This can mean that deliveries are delayed and/or certain foods and products such as your café’s standard to-go containers and disposable cutlery are temporarily unavailable. Bon Appétit’s on-site and corporate purchasing teams are working hard to source appropriate alternative products and secure adequate supplies in advance but you should expect last-minute menu changes or shifts in how meals are packaged. If you have concerns about the availability of a particular product please contact David Friendlich.
We appreciate your patience!
Working to Implement Systemic Changes to Protect Farmworkers
Learn about real changes being taken to fix the systems that govern farm work.
Five Concerns about the Climate Crisis from Farmworkers
Explore the main concerns of farmworkers in the face of the climate crisis.
Dispelling Common Misconceptions about Farmworkers
We’re busting myths about farmworkers to clarify the state of farm work in the United States.
Radish Greens Chimichurri
Don’t let perfectly good tender tops go to waste – transform them into a bright chimichurri sauce.
The Buzz: Food Upcycling
Is upcycling food just a trendy buzz or is it a legitimate way to reduce food waste?
Surprisingly Edible Plant Parts
Upcycle these delicious (and nutritious!) often-tossed plant parts.
Celebrate National Nutrition Month® with Our Dietitian Dream Team
We’re celebrating 20+ years of serving up wellness at Bon Appétit!
Avocado-Pistachio Pesto “Zoodles”
Personalize the way you eat plants by enjoying this meal warm or cold!
Plant-Based Eating Your Way
It’s not all or nothing when it comes to adding plant-based meals – choose what works for you.
Homemade Flaxseed Crisps
Perfect crunchy snack to eat solo or with your favorite dip or spread.
5 Tips to Plan Nourishing Snacks
Plan ahead for nourishing snacks ahead of time with these top tips.
Turmeric, Potato, and Cauliflower Coconut Curry Soup
Warm up with this immune-supporting soup with just the right amount of spice.
The Buzz: Turmeric
Food as medicine could not be more true for the inflammation-busting spice turmeric. What does the science say?
7 Lesser-Known Spices You Need in Your Pantry
Try your hand at adding new spices to elevate the savor factor of your next meal.
Explore Plant-Based Recipes from the Food Heaven Dietitians
4 Plant-Based Recipes to Try This Month
- Meal Exchange Mon-Fri, 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
- Meal Exchange Sat-Sun, 2:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Join us at Alice’s for a one of a kind smoothie, hot cup of delicious Chesapeake Bay Roasting Company coffee, signature panini or house bakery pastry before or after your visit to the Athenaeum and Goucher library. We also offer 100% fruit smoothies and refreshing Italian sodas.
Eat Right — For You
When it comes to wellness, Bon Appétit’s focus is on simple, delicious food — that happens to be good for you. To support long-term health, we are bringing more plants to menus every day in a craveable way, while emphasizing healthy cooking techniques. When healthy food tastes good, nourishing your body and mind becomes the easy choice.
We serve thousands of guests with food allergies and sensitivities safely in our cafés every day. Our chefs, managers, and dietitians work closely with our food-allergic guests to create reasonable solutions to help them eat what they love. If you have questions about eating for your dietary needs in our cafés, reach out to us: we’ll gladly meet with you.
Wellness also includes the health of the animals, the workers, the community, and the Earth. They’re all connected. Bon Appétit has been committed to “food service for a sustainable future” for decades, and we’ve led the food service industry in tackling many important issues, such as cage-free eggs, antibiotics in animal production, and farmworker rights.
Meal Plans allow students to access the all-you-care-to-eat campus dining halls, the new Mary Fisher Residential Dining Center, including Nosh, our Kosher Station. All plans include dining dollars which allow you to purchase a la carte items at Alice’s Restaurant, or the new Student Market at Mary Fisher. The Pick 3 program in the Student Market allows meal plan holders to build a meal on the go in exchange for a meal swipe.
Tell Us What You Think
- I’ve been trying to eat a healthier diet. Will I be able to find a healthy food choice in my café?
- Can you tell me how many calories are in the foods in my café?
- How will you handle my concerns about a food allergy?
FOOD RECOVERY VERIFIED
Goucher College is fighting food waste and hunger by recovering surplus perishable food from our campus that would otherwise go to waste and donating it to people in need through PROJECT PLASE
Learn more about Food Recovery Verified and
Bon Appetit’s food recovery efforts.
Get Well Meals
The Goucher Dining Team and Goucher Res Life are happy to provide drop off meals to students who are unable to visit dining locations due to quarantine or mandated isolation. The Dining Team will carefully prepare your meal and a representative from Res Life will deliver your meal near the beginning of service. Isolation meals must be ordered by noon the day prior to drop-off. Each meal will be deducted from the student’s meal plan as if the student were eating a meal in one of our cafes.