Sip Savour Smile

Located on the University of Guelph campus, Cafe NOW is a local independently owned and operated Cafe and eatery. Our menu provides quality food and beverages prepared with love, using fresh ingredients from local environmentally sustainable suppliers whenever possible. We focus on healthy options including house made soups, salads, wraps, sandwiches and an array of fresh pastries and smoothies. We also offer “the best” freshly made in-house gourmet Panini’s with vegetarian and vegan options. Gluten free bread and pastries are also available. We cater too!!!!

Sip

Discover a dedication to quality and passion for the finest gourmet coffees (Planet Bean), premium teas and other hot and cold beverages. Enjoy a traditional Italian espresso or select from an array of espresso based coffees such as cappuccino, americano, caffè latte, cafe macchiato, café mocha, flat white and iced or hot brewed coffee. There is also an assortment of cold ‘grab n go’ soft drinks, refreshing pressed juices and locally brewed Kombucha.

Savour

The Cafe food menu is bursting with fresh flavour, with a focus on healthy options including a selection of house made soups, salads, wraps, sandwiches and an array of fresh pastries, smoothies and juices. Choose from freshly made in-house gourmet Italian Panini’s or gooey grilled cheese and wacky waffle sandwiches.

All menu items are made with the finest quality ingredients starting with locally sourced, grown and sustainable produce and products when possible.

Vegetarian and vegan options are available on most items and gluten free bread and pastries are also available.*

No time to dine in?...we are known for our take-away choices! Oh, and we cater too!!!

* We can address most dietary requirements but please inform our staff when ordering. Also be aware while we do try our best to cater and prevent cross contamination and due to the nature of the Cafe, we cannot 100% assure our products are free from allergens. Speak to our friendly staff.

Smile

We have comfortable indoor seating, a beautiful seasonal outdoor patio and we promise to delight by giving of ourselves fully to each person we come in contact with, customers and co-workers alike. We want to consistently make a difference in the work environment and university community every day by providing quality food and beverages prepared with love. We want to be a good neighbor and provide a respite for all! Come join us at Cafe Now! If not now, when?

A comforting hot bowl of soup and other delectable’s abound at Café NOW. We await your imminent arrival!

Bring friends, bring family and always bring your thirst and appetite for some comforting food and drink. We always strive to enliven our motto and to help you to SIP, SAVOUR, SMILE to the fullest!

Our teas are handpicked from sought-after remote regions where the purest leaf can be found. Tea Squared uses all natural ingredients in all of our blends at Café NOW. Try one (or two) for whatever ails you or for sheer pleasure!

We grind and serve only the finest in sustainable fair trade coffee provided by Guelph’s own Planet Bean coffee roasters. Come and taste why!

Do check out CWMAC.ca and find out more about the facility and see how it may benefit your families health and wellbeing. This is the best family healthcare facility and urgent care clinic that Guelph has to offer.

Many hours of research, planning and nail biting went into the dream of Café NOW and we finally seeing our creative efforts come to life! Exciting stuff!

Bask in the comfort of diffused north facing light at Café NOW and sip, savour and smile!

This is the building that houses Chancellors Way Medical Arts Centre (CWMAC) and where Café NOW is located. For the upmost in health care and coffee (hey, coffee has many medicinal benefits) visit us at 175 Chancellors Way, in Research Park North on the University of Guelph main campus.