The Commons Café on the south side of the Bucknell University campus was first opened in the fall of 2015 to accommodate expanded residential housing in the area. Originally operating as a miniature version of the largest retail location on campus, although with a different menu, it offered deli sandwiches, flatbreads, a grill serving burgers and hot dogs and some entrees.
Photos courtesy of Parkhurst Dining
Deli-turned-salad-station big success at Bucknell
Sales, checks and check average all grew substantially after the concept switch, along with satisfaction scores.