Where to Eat?



The 459 Commons resident dining hall is located behind Acadian Hall and features an all-you-care-to-eat menu with a variety of healthy and tasty selections. Comfortable seating, wireless access, and plasma TVs are just a few of the extras to enjoy!
The 5 is a state-of-the-art, all-you-care-to-eat resident dining hall located on the northwest corner of campus.  This location includes an omelet station, soup and salad bar, Woodstone pizza oven, vegetarian options, bakery, display cooking, LSU Dairy Store ice cream, and much more!
Raphael Semmes
The Club at LSU Union Square is open to the entire campus community, as well as the city of Baton Rouge, serving lunch each weekday and dinner on weekends. The Club is a fine-dining destination, available to host catered receptions, banquets, and meetings sponsored by the university or off-campus individuals.
LSU Bookstore
Barnes & Noble began a relationship with Starbucks in 1993, starting with our Springfield, New Jersey store. We now serve Starbucks in more than 650 cafes across the country. Through this partnership, we serve only the highest quality Arabica beans. Over the years, we've introduced other Starbucks favorites, including the popular Frappuccino Blended Beverages.

Design Building
The Atrium Cafe is located in the Design Building near the south end of the Quad and features Starbucks coffee, fresh pastries, toasted sandwiches, wraps, salads, and soup.

    Law Center
Hebert Law Center on the 2nd floor. Breakfast items and muffins are also available daily. This location also serves Bistreaux Express.
    Middleton Library
CC's Coffee House: Middleton Library on the 1st floor. Enjoy your favorite beverages, pastries, and sandwiches conveniently near the Quad area.
  Pierre's Landing
What makes our Bayou Burgers? A blend of fresh Ground Chuck, Beef Brisket and Beef Short Rib. These fresh meats are flavored with just the right blend of creole seasonings, then grilled to perfection and topped the way you like.
    459 Commons
Outtakes is the neighboring convenience store of the 459 Commons. Featuring Sunset Diner and Papa John's, in addition to many grab-n-geaux items, this late-night location is open until 3 a.m. during the fall and spring semesters.
Smoothie King is located in the UREC on the 1st Floor and features your favorite smoothies and nutritional supplements. Treat yourself after a workout!
    The 5
A location within a location, Take 5 is the convenience store at The 5 which features Papa John's, Sunset Diner, a Starbuck's coffee bar and lots of snacks, chips, beverages, frozen foods, and even supplies for your room. This late-night location is open until 3 a.m. during the fall and spring semester.
    Foster Hall
Subway is located behind Middleton Library in Foster Hall on the ground floor near Thomas Boyd Hall. In addition to great sandwiches and pizzas, a full breakfast menu is available. Enjoy indoor and outdoor seating at this convenient location and take a break between classes!
    Vet School
Now also serving Bistreaux Express. Vet School students can also experience Mascot Mike's sandwiches and bottled or fountain beverages.
    Business Education Complex
Located in the atrium of the BEC, CC's coffee BizCafe serves your favorite hot and cold beverages, pastries, and sandwiches. Breakfast items and muffins, sandwiches and salads are also available in addition to a convenience store with plenty of grab-n-geaux items.

LSU Student Union


Union - Level 3

At the Magnolia Room, you will enjoy restaurant-style dining and a beautiful view overlooking the Parade Ground from the 3rd floor. Here, students, faculty, and staff enjoy an all-you-care-to-eat lunch buffet each weekday.


Union - Level 1

Big Mac? Chicken McNuggets? Happy Meals? Enjoy them all on the ground floor of the Student Union.


Union - Level 1

It's not just about bagels anymore. People can come to Einstein Bros for quick, tasty lunches-- from innovative salads to hearty soups and creative sandwiches. High-quality food is the standard here, with a diverse menu ranging from gourmet, to-go coffee and specialty coffee drinks to baked goods, salads, made-to-order sandwiches and decadent desserts.

Student Union - Level 2

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Louisiana's most distinctive coffee starts with quality, 100 percent Arabica beans, selected by the Saurage family and roasted to perfection for a full-bodied, yet smooth, flavor that reflects the extraordinary culinary traditions of Louisiana.
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From our fresh, hand-tossed dough to our fresh-sliced veggies and 100% real meats, we're constantly striving to exceed expectations and make a Better Pizza. That's why you'll get a superior-quality pizza every time you order from Papa John's. 
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Delicious, home-styled, freshly made Louisiana cuisine is served daily at Bayou Bistreaux. Southern comfort food can always be found here in the Student Union Tiger Lair. 
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A unique brand developed by LSU Dining, the French Quarter Cafe not only brings breakfast back to the Student Union, but also adds Louisiana flavor to the menu options in the Tiger Lair.
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Build your own salad, wrap or bowl from six gourmet grilled chicken flavors as well as several types of rice and beans. Choose from an array of fresh vegetables and other toppings to have it made just the way you like. Rotisserie chicken is cooked daily along with chicken fingers, wings and delicious side dished. Breakfast items and grab and go options also available.

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Jamba continues to create new and exciting smoothies, wraps, flatbreads, and salads. All Jamba products meet our strict quality and nutrition guidelines. That means 0g trans-fat, no artificial flavors, and no artificial preservatives.

























































































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Chick-fil-A boasts a menu based on chicken products and fresh ingredients, tasty side dishes, enjoyable desserts and "hand-made" preparation techniques for many products such as our hand-breaded chicken and freshly squeezed Chick-fil-A Lemonade. Its menu offers a variety of choices of delicious products that can fit into a balanced, healthy diet.
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Our chefs at Panda Express are famous for wokking up delicious, one-of-a-kind entrees such as our signature tangy Orange Chicken and zesty Bejing Beef. Guests also enjoy a large menu of other traditional Chinese dishes like spicy Kung Pao Chicken and savory Broccoli Beef.
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Simply delicious custom salads with varying protein, topping and dressing options, On-The-Geaux has been a campus favorite since inception. Soup-To-Geaux and pre-packaged sandwiches are also available at this Tiger Lair dining destination.