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Café Oso (Culinary Café)

Café Oso

Welcome to Café Oso, an urban cafe with a retro style, where student chefs perfect their cooking and restaurant management skills in a fully equipped teaching kitchen and dining room. The diverse menu sports a variety of Latin-Asian inspired dishes using fresh seasonal ingredients. With selections such as Shrimp and Grits, hand made Gnocchi, Flat Iron Steak and local grilled vegetables, there are dishes to please every palette.

Café Oso is located on the corner of Flower and 11th Avenue, just minutes from the Uptown Phoenix Central Corridor. Park in the north lot of the main campus and enter through the patio off of Flower Street.

HOURS: Open for lunch Tuesday through Thursday, from 11:00am to 1:00pm. Reservations are recommended, but not required. Call 602-285-7764 or reserve online (24 hours in advance). Last seating is at 12:45pm.

"The fish tacos were amazing!" -- Cheryl Waltman, Phoenix College

New Menu!

The Café Oso new seasonal menu emphasizes the Latino-Asian flair of Urban Phoenix. Featuring the highest-quality vegetables, meats and seafood, dishes prepared by student chefs include such popular ingredients as Ahi Tuna, Red Bird Chickens and Tuscan Kale.

Menu Highlights

Tableside Guacamole | ripe avocado | pepitas| queso blanco | pickled jalapeño | tomato | cilantro | lime | sea salt

Another Chef's Meatloaf | bacon | fresh basil | tomato | sour cream mashed potato | market veggies 

Tropical Tres Leches Cake | pineapple-ginger compote | fresh berries and/or fruits

Warm Chocolate Churros | chocolate-cinnamon sugar | mexican chocolate milk shake