The Hot Spot

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The Hot Spot is an expansive all-you-are-to-eat location featuring eight different menu platforms:

  • Bella Trattoria - pizza, and pasta dishes
  • Flying Star Diner - burgers, chicken sandwiches, hot dogs, fries, and chili 
  • Basic Kneads - full salad bar, soups and made-to-order paninis, wraps, and sandwiches
  • Simple Servings - food-allergy friendly zone (this location is void of 7 of the 8 big allergens with fin fish sometimes being served)
  • Wild Mushroom - vegan and vegetarian entrees and sides
  • Magellans - international entrees, hand tossed salads, and comfort foods
  • 360 Grill - Mongolian-style wok
  • Superfoods Bar - Variety of nutrient packed foods 

Academic Year Hours


  • 7 a.m.–9 p.m.


  • 7 a.m.–8 p.m.


  • 9:30 a.m.–8 p.m.


The Hot Spot is located in the University Union.

Payment Options

Meal Plan "meals", Dining Dollars, cash, credit or debit, and JDE

Academic Year 2017-2018 rates:
1718 Door Rates

Menu and nutrition

Please visit the Campus Dining mobile app to view the day's menu

*menus are subject to change