If you are looking for quality and variety in your meal choices, look no further than Grand Canyon University’s (GCU) on-campus dining services. Whether you want to satisfy a big appetite or you crave Asian, Mexican or vegan food options, 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 let you load Dining Dollars onto your campus ID for quick and easy service at any of our on-campus dining facilities. Learn more about GCU meal plan costs and requirements if you are living on campus.

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Dining Diversity at Grand Canyon University

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 Many Tasty Choices

There are four 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 game-day favorites; and Thunder Alley offers a great place to relax and enjoy your meal!


Arena Café

Enjoy American-style favorites, including hot dogs, pretzels, popcorn, specialty pizzas, burgers and sandwiches.

Location:
GCU Arena


Auntie Anne's Pretzels

This popular pretzel destination serves soft pretzels, dips and beverages. It shares space with Jamba Juice Express!

Location:
Lopes Way (with Jamba Juice Express)


Chick-fil-A

One of America's favorite fast food restaurants offers its original boneless chicken sandwich as well as a selection of wholesome, great-tasting fare.

Location:
Lopes Way


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!

Location:
Student Union


Fresh Fusion

This new concept will combine flatbread sandwiches, wraps and tossed-to-order salads, featuring a large variety of fresh seasonal vegetables, proteins and toppings.

Location: Student Union


Grand Canyon Beverage Company

This exciting new coffee shop offers a wide variety of cold brewed coffees, local tea selections and much more!

Location:
Student Union, Canyon 49 Grill*, Roadrunner Apartments (first floor)


Jamba Juice

Choose from many freshly made smoothie selections, or enjoy a squeezed juice snack.

Location:
Student Union & Lopes Way (with Auntie Anne’s Pretzels)

Lean Canteen

The new Lean Canteen shares the same space as Slices, offering breakfast bowls and freshly squeezed juice drinks.

Location:
Student Union (with Slices)


Lopes Mart Convenience Store

Get all of your campus essentials, including groceries, snacks, fresh produce, cleaning supplies, toiletries and more.

Location:
The Grove (Juniper Hall), future location coming to Agave


Lopes Natural Mart at Chaparral

The re-imagined Lopes Mart at Chaparral will offer a large variety of organic, natural and healthier options!

Location:
Chaparral Hall


Market Bistro

Market Bistro offers upscale artisanal sandwiches, fresh salads, tasty sides and infused lemonade. Pair your sandwich or salad with the featured boba tea bursting with your favorite flavor to refresh your day.

Location:
Thunder Alley


Market Station

Market Station is a pop-up food stand offering a daily specialty menu item at different times during the week. Those on-the-go can stop by this lunch-only eatery for quick service.

Location:
Thunder Alley


Panda Express

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!

Location:
Lopes Way


Qdoba Mexican Grill

Whether you order a salad, bowl or burrito, you will find a high-quality meal, hand-crafted from fresh ingredients.

Location:
Student Union

Slices Signature

Come build your own pizza, cooked fresh! Slices Signature's revamped menu now offers made-to-order personal pizzas created with your favorite toppings. If you have a sweet tooth, enjoy the breakfast crepe bar available in the morning.

Location:
Thunder Alley


Subway

The largest subway sandwich franchise brings its full made-to-order menu, with fresh meats, veggies and bread options.

Location:
Lopes Way


Taco Thunder

Feed your cravings! Taco Thunder is a taco shop on campus offering great-tasting Mexican cuisine. Come sink your teeth into crunchy or soft tacos packed with the freshest, finest fillings.

Location:
Lopes Way


The Grid, Farmer’s Market

Farmer's markets are at The Grid weekly in the morning or early afternoon. Come shop for fresh produce, homegrown goods and other homemade items from local artisan vendors. Dates and times are announced via Twitter @GCUDining.

Location:
Lopes Way


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!

Location:
Student Union


Urban Center Café

UCC is known for its home-style breakfast, lunch and dinner fare. The eatery is a buffet beloved for its signature meat sauce that drenches popular pasta dishes. UCC now offers special prices for takeout, affordable a la carte selections and allergen-friendly options.

Location:
Student Union


Zoyo Neighborhood Yogurt

Choose from a selection of delectable frozen yogurt flavors and toppings. Yogurt flavors are rotated regularly, with new, seasonal flavors becoming available!

Location:
Thunder Alley