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Comida Fresca

Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 11:00am to 12:30pm

Holmes Student Center, Ellington's 600 Lucinda Ave

Ellington’s offers exciting, fresh, three-course menus. Price of a full meal is $10.00 including beverages and tips. Reservations are recommended. Menu options for this date include:


Mexican Tortilla Soup
A creamy tortilla soup loaded with corn, red pepper, cilantro, and tri-colored tortilla strips to top it all off.

Guacamole Tomato Cups
A juicy tomato packed with flavorful guacamole and topped with sour cream lime zest mixture


Chicken Al Pastor with Pineapple Salsa
Chipotle-marinated chicken breast topped off with fresh pineapple salsa, cilantro, and lime. Served with a side of Spanish rice.

Quinoa Stuffed Peppers
Sweet bell pepper filled with nutty quinoa and sprinkled with melted Mexican shredded cheese, cilantro, and lime on top. Quinoa is mixed with onions, tomatoes, spinach, lime, and cilantro and served with a side of black beans.


Mexican Bundt Cake
A rich chocolate cake with a hint of cinnamon and topped off with a strawberry fan.

Mango-Lime Sorbet
A refreshing sorbet that combines mango and lime flavors. Cup frosted with lime juice and sugar


Corn salsa topped with pumpkin seeds, and a side of tortilla chips.


Pepsi Products: Pepsi, Diet Pepsi, Mountain Dew, Sierra Mist, Lipton Brisk Tea, Lipton Raspberry Tea, Coffee- Regular and Decaffeinated, Hot Tea Selections

Salmon Creek Pinot Grigio - $4.50 per glass     
Columbia Crest Shiraz - $6.50 per glass

Event Type

Social, Dining


College of Health & Human Sciences, Ellington's (Student Luncheons)


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Cathleen Donohue

Cathleen Donohue left a positive review 3/26/2014

Very good food and service.

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