Cafe Tempo

Café Tempo

Between the Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art (NMOCA) and Regnier Center (RC) - campus map

Daily Specials

Monday-Friday  - 7 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday - Closed

  • Breakfast: 7 a.m. - 10 a.m.
  • Lunch: 10:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.
  • Coffee/Pastries/Desserts: 7 a.m. - 3 p.m.

The fare of Café Tempo features upscale salads, soups, panini sandwiches and desserts for lunch and pastries and quiche for breakfast. Espresso drinks, fresh fruit and beverages are constants. Patrons can sit down and enjoy the natural light of the café or pick up a fresh to-go meal.

The executive sous chef for Café Tempo is Marcel Des Marteau.

To make reservations for parties of 6 or more, call (913) 469-8500, ext. 4990.

Award-Winning Dining
Cafe Tempo received a silver medal in the "retail sales-stand-alone" category of the National Association of College and University Food Services 2010 Dining Awards.

Contact Us

Campus Mailbox: 8
Location: SC 110
Dept. Manager:
Jay Glatz, ext. 3219

General Inquiries:
Jean Keating, ext. 4537
Sheila Schurz, ext. 3273

Nutrition Information:
Claudia Martin Ayoade, ext. 3271

Community Supported Agriculture

Two local CSA Programs to choose from!

Rolling Prairie Farmers Alliance

Hen House Markets Growers' Alliance

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Award Winning Dining

NACUFS Loyal E. Horton Dining Awards 

  • JCCC Catering
    Catering-Online Menu
    2014 Silver Medal
  • Coffee Bars
    Retail Sales-Single Concept
    2014 Silver Medal
  • JCCC Catering
    Catering-Special Event
    2013 Honorable Mention 
  • JCCC Dining Services
    Sustainability Award
    2012 Silver Medal 
  • Cafe Tempo
    Retail Sales-Single Concept
    2010 Silver Medal
  • JCCC Catering
    2009 Bronze Medal
  • JCCC Catering
    Catering-Special Event
    2009 Gold Medal
  • javajazz@jccc
    Retail Sales-Single Concept
    2006 Bronze Medal