Dining Commons

 

The dining commons are accessible to students on a residential meal plan.  With vegan and vegetarian options aplenty, All of our Dining Commons offer a dedicated station for those trying to avoid gluten, certified by the Gluten Intolerance Group. Dedicated Kosher and Zabiha Halal stations are also available.

 

Hours of Operation

Monday – Thursday 7am – 8:30pm
Friday 7am – 7:30pm
Saturday 8am – 2:30pm
Sunday 8am – 8:30pm

Our dining halls operate continuously throughout the day, with transitional periods between breakfast, lunch, and dinner.  The transition between breakfast and lunch is from 10:30-11:00, and the transition between lunch and dinner is from 2:30 – 4:30.  Soup, pizza, salad, grill and deli items will still be available during these times. 

Fourth Meal BEGINS 10/10 Monday -Thursday 9pm - 12am

Beginning the 3rd week of each quarter.

Autumn Quarter:

Monday, 10/10/22 Baker Dining Commons

 

Saturday Night Meal Swipes

What is a Saturday Night Meal Swipe?

  • Available for AU22 at Woodlawn Dining Commons and Hutchinson Dining Commons
  • You can only use one Saturday Night Meal Swipe per Saturday of the quarter, from 4:00 pm. to 8:00 pm.
  • Saturday Night Meal Swipes will automatically be added to your Residential Meal Plan at no additional cost or if you are resident staff.
  • These swipes will not accumulate or rollover from one weekend to the next.
  • Each station will offer a combo meal option, and a featured dessert will be available.

Baker

Baker Dining Commons House Tables5500 S. University

Located off of the urban plaza at the corner of 55th and University, Baker Dining Commons was built in 2016. The cafe operates continuously throughout the day, with transitional periods between breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Bartlett

Bartlett Dining Commons view from track5640 S. University

What once served as the university’s track and gym, Bartlett Dining Commons, operates continuously throughout the day, with transitional periods between breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Cathey

Cathey Historic Dining Seating House Tables6025 S. Ellis

Located on University of Chicago’s south campus, Cathey Dining Commons, operates continuously throughout the day, with transitional periods between breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Three Star Green Restaurant Certified

Woodlawn

Woodlawn Dining Commons street view at night1156 E. 61st

Located on the University of Chicago’s south campus, Woodlawn Dining Commons, operates continuously throughout the day, with transitional periods between breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

 

Academic Cafés & Food Courts

Café Logan

Logan Arts Center Street View at night

Monday- Friday
8am – 8pm
Saturday 12pm – 6pm
Sunday 12pm – 4pm

15 E. 60th Street

Three Star Green Restaurant Certified

Gordon Café
Monday- Friday

8am- 3pm

927 E. 57th Street
Harris Café
 

Monday-Thursday 8am-3pm
Friday 8am-1:30pm

 

1307 E. 60th Street 

Hutchinson

Mon-Thurs: 11am-8pm
Friday: 11am – 3pm
Saturday: 11:30am – 8pm

 5706 S University Ave

Law School Café

Limited Access, to students and staff who have Law School building access.

Monday- Thursday
8am – 5pm
Friday
8am – 3:00pm

 

1111 E. 60th Street

 

Peach's Café

Peach's food offerings display

Monday- Friday
8:30am – 6pm
5730 S. Ellis Ave

Tiffin Café

Limited Access, to students and staff who have I-House building access.Front of House Tiffin Cafe

Monday -Sunday

7:30am-10:30am

4pm-Midnight

1414 E. 59th Street
Press Café
Tuesday-Thursday

8am- 3pm

1427 E. 60th Street

Quantum Café
Monday- Friday

8am- 3pm

5640 S. Ellis Ave

Specialty Coffee Shops

Pret A Manger

Monday-Friday

7am-11pm

Saturday-Sunday

9am-11pm

5706 S University Ave

Starbucks @ Saeih

Monday- Friday

7am -6pm

5757 S University Ave

Barnes & Noble Bookstore Café

Markets

Maroon Market

7 days a week

10am – 1am

5640 S. University Ave

Midway Market
7 days a week

10am-1am

6031 S. Ellis Ave

Student-Run Cafés

Cobb Coffee Shop

M-F: 7:30am-4:30pm

Ex-Libris Café

M-Th: 9am-11pm 

F: 9am-6pm 

Sa: 10am-6pm

Sun: 11am-11pm

Harper Café

M-Th: 8:30am-10:30pm

F: 8:30am-5pm

Sa: Closed

Sun: Noon-10:30pm

Hallowed Grounds

M-Th: 8:30am-11:30pm

F: 8:30am-9pm

Sa: 11:30am-9pm

Sun: 11:30am-11:30pm

Grounds of Being

http://groundsofbeing.org/