Grand Canyon University’s (GCU) on-campus dining services provides over 20 dining options and multiple convenience stores to meet your every need. No matter what your craving demands, you will find freshly made meals that nourish and satisfy you at GCU. Explore our special dining features to learn more.
GCU Meal Plans and Fees
GCU offers meal plans that include Dining Dollars, which are accepted at all dining locations. These can be used on your ID for quick and easy service at any of our on-campus dining facilities. Your GCU Mobile App can be used to track hours of operation as well as budget your remaining Dining Dollars. Learn more about GCU meal plan costs and requirements if you are living on campus.
Canyon 49 Grill | GCU Hotel
Canyon 49 Grill is a university eatery offering a full menu for breakfast, lunch, happy hour and dinner. Known for its modern, urban cuisine, Canyon 49 is also a great place to hang out, play outdoor patio games and enjoy live entertainment. Learn more at gcuhotel.com/restaurant
Location: 27th Avenue and Camelback Road, adjacent to the GCU Hotel
The Lope House | GCU Golf Course
The Lope House Restaurant offers all-day breakfast, dessert and drink menus featuring a wide variety of American fare, from salads and wraps to burgers and shared plates. Guests can also enjoy scenic views of the GCU Golf Course while dining on the patio. Learn more at gcugolf.com/lope-house-restaurant
Location: GCU Golf Course Clubhouse
On-Campus Dining Offers Variety and Value
There are many locations around campus to enjoy delicious fare. The Student Union has the largest selection of food options and is located at the end of the Promenade; Lopes Way offers popular fast food options in Chaparral Hall and Prescott Hall; GCU Arena offers 2 café-style options; Thunder Alley offers a great place to relax and enjoy your meal between bowling and other games downstairs; and Diamondback and Antelope Apartments offer several dining options for the growing GCU student population.
Featuring an updated menu and the best bang-for-your-buck value on campus, we offer large hamburgers, a great pancake breakfast, and more! Visit the mobile app for healthier options!
This vibrant new poke bar offers build-your-own poke bowls. With an energetic menu packed with clean ingredients and a boba selection, Kaminari is a hit!
Back by popular demand! Taco Thunder’s specialty is simple: serving up quality street tacos with flare.
Canyon Pizza Company
Your official campus pizzeria serves restaurant-quality, full-size pies and slices, with high-quality ingredients.
Einstein Bros. Bagels
Einstein's offers a large menu with made-to-order sandwiches, a vast variety of bagels, fresh premade salads, sides and desserts!
This GCU original restaurant offers flatbread sandwiches (both hot and cold), wraps, soups and fresh salads tossed-to-order, making this a great healthy choice.
Location: Student Union, Diamondback
Lopes Training Table
Visit the Lopes Training Table for healthy food options that fuel you all day long. An eatery serving all you can eat (one-pass) breakfast and lunch daily.
Our go-to campus community market has an array of fresh foods and grocery items. Swing by for the large produce selection, choice gluten-free and vegan products, fresh sushi and much more!
Lopes Mart Convenience Stores
Get all of your campus essentials, including groceries, snacks, fresh produce, cleaning supplies, toiletries and more. Each Lopes Mart store is geared to the audience that it serves, and all locations provide a means of communicating with students for feedback on new items to carry.
The Grove (Juniper Hall), Agave, Chaparral, and Canyon Activity Center
The pioneer of quick-serve Mandarin- and Szechuan-flavored Chinese dishes brings its popular orange chicken and full assortment of other entrees and sides to GCU!
Grab a fresh pressed juice, or build a bowl with a variety of proteins, including salmon, steak and tofu.
GCU Arena (second floor)
The largest subway sandwich franchise brings its full made-to-order menu, with fresh meats, veggies and bread options.
This candy and yogurt shop is the sweetest new location on campus! It is located next to Taco Bell.
This community grocery store is located in the heart of campus on Lopes Way. In addition to groceries, you can find grab-and-go meals ready to eat and all of the convenience items you will ever need.
The Habit Burger Grill
Sink your teeth into a juicy Charburger, grilled chicken sandwich, fresh salad or dessert, or try a hand-spindled shake or malt. Fried green beans make an excellent addition to any meal!
At Panera, it began with a simple commitment: to bake bread fresh every day in our bakery-cafes. No short cuts, just bakers with simple ingredients and hot ovens. That tradition continues today as we strive to find ways to be an ally for wellness to our guest.
Verde River Apartments