University of Pennsylvania Options
Bon Appétit at Penn Dining recognizes the great power and importance of food. Dining rooms are gathering places, and breaking bread together helps create a sense of community and comfort.
Retail dining options include 1920 Dining Commons, home to The Burger and Sandwich Shop, Starbucks and Subway, Houston Hall and its Houston Market, Mark's Café in the Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center, the McClelland Café in the Quad, and the brand new Tortas Fronteras in the ARCH Café.
Food vending is a tradition at Penn, dating back to when the University was predominantly a commuter school. Today, vending activity around campus includes more than 90 trucks, carts and tables selling various foods.
Membership to the University Club, located in the Inn at Penn, is open to Penn faculty, staff, alumni, graduate students, emeritus faculty and retired staff. Membership privileges include complimentary morning refreshments, access to a reasonably priced lunch buffet and preferred discounts.
University City is a great place to dine out. From French to nouvelle to the tastes of India and Thailand to Tex-Mex, you're in for some of the best food Philadelphia has to offer.