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Blue Wall Dining in the UMass Campus Center

New to the UMass dining experience? Don’t forget to utilize your dining plan and check out ALL of the choices offered at not only the four traditional dining halls, but the various other food options scattered around campus. One of the most popular options is Blue Wall, which is located in the heart of the Campus Center and offers several unique restaurants and markets that are sure to please anyone! Below is a detailed list of eateries located within Blue Wall and the types of intricate cuisine they offer students and guests alike!


Harvest Market

Harvest Market offers fresh food, snacks, and drinks for those on-the-go. From smoothies to sandwiches and salads, Harvest is sure to have anything, and everything, you could possibly want. The store even features a hot bar full of Indian, Asian, and traditional American cuisine!



Tavola offers unique mediterranean cuisine in the forms of wraps and hummus bowls. Customers can also purchase fresh pasta bowls, pizza, and even salads!


Yum! Bakery & Paciugo

Yum! Bakery is the hub of Blue Wall's dessert scene. It offers homemade cookies, cakes, pastries, and even French macaroons! Located just around the corner from the bakery you can find Paciugo, where a variety of fresh gelato flavors are offered daily.


Green Fields

Green Fields offers a wide variety of fresh, healthy salad options that are sure to please everyone. Customers can either build their own salads or choose from a list of delicious options featuring sustainable ingredients!



Tamales offers authentic Mexican cuisine in the form of either burritos, rice bowls, and even quesadillas. Similar to Chipotle, Tamalea allows customers to pick their own fixings. Also, make sure to try their signature homemade chips on the side!



You can find fresh, hand-rolled sushi at Wasabi in a variety of signature rolls. Using only sustainably harvested seafood, Wasabi truly offers amazing sushi at an even better price.


Star Ginger

At Star Ginger you can find authentic Thai, Asian, and Vietnamese cuisine. Customers can decide on either a rice or pho noodle bowl, each of which is VERY delicious. Don’t forget to add veggies, protein, or a side salad to your order for an even better meal!


The Grill

The Grill offers fresh burgers, milkshakes, and chicken fingers for those looking for classic American food. Every milkshake is made with ice cream from local Maple Valley Farm! This food is sure to be something you don’t want to miss.


As you can see, Blue Wall has an incredible variety to choose from! Make sure to check out ALL the dining options throughout your UMass career!



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