4There are plenty of places to eat on Danforth Campus, as well as in the surrounding area.  Below are some of the restaurants that are easily accessible from Umrath Lounge.

Danforth University Center

Dains Dining Hall

Enjoy traditional American grilled favorites as well as sandwiches, vegetarian options and Asian- and Latin-inspired offerings. Serving stations include 1853 DinerDeliciOSOTrattoria Verde and Wash U Wok.

Ibby’s

Nestled at the heart of the Washington University in St. Louis campus, Ibby’s is located in the Danforth University Center. This unique campus bistro offers fresh, creative cuisine inspired by local ingredients and the seasons.

Behind the scenes, Ibby’s chefs apply classical cooking techniques to their ingredients to produce cuisine that is stunning to the eye and exciting to the palate.

With a focus on sustainable and locally-sourced ingredients, Ibby’s offers a delightful, fresh, daily-changing lunch buffet and a la carte menu as well as a full-service seasonal dinner menu.  We strongly suggest you make a reservation in advance if you plan on eating at Ibby’s.

Bauer Hall and the Knight Center

Starbucks

Bauer Hall, 3rd floor
View the Menu
Hours of operation:

  • Monday-Thursday, 7:45 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Friday, 7:45 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Saturday, 7:45 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Knight Center Pub

Knight Center, 4th Floor

View a Sample Menu
Hours of operation:

  • Monday-Friday, 4 to 10 p.m. (kitchen closes at 9:00 pm)
  • Closed Saturday/Sunday

Bauer Hall Café

Bauer Hall, 3rd floor
Options include international, sandwich, and personal pizza stations, soup & salad bar, grab & go. View the Menu
Hours of operation:

  • Monday-Thursday, 7:45 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Friday, 7:45 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Saturday-Sunday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Anheuser-Busch Dining Room

Knight Center, 3rd floor
Buffet-style dining, menu varies daily
Hours of operation:

  • Monday-Friday, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
  • Closed Saturday/Sunday

Reservations are suggested: 314-933-9400

Simon Hall, 1st floor
View the Menu
Hours of operation:

  • Friday, 7:45 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Closed Saturday/Sunday

The Loop, located on Delmar Boulevard, is easily accessible from WashU campus via the the Ackert Walkway and features a number of restaurants.  You should anticipate a 20 minute walk from campus.

Search the Loop Directory for more information.

Holmes Lounge

Gather with friends in the relaxed, yet classic atmosphere and enjoy freshly carved meat selections, paninis, soups, pastries and Kaldi’s coffee. Many view Holmes as the most popular place to dine on campus.

Hours of Operation

Monday – Friday: 7:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Saturday – Sunday: Closed

Kayak’s by Kaldi’s Coffee, at the intersection of Skinker Avenue and Forest Park Parkway, offers a variety of coffee, breakfast and lunch options. The rustic décor and mountain feel give this café a unique atmosphere.