• Dining

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The University of Minnesota offers a variety of dining options, including meal plans for residential restaurants, catering, and campus restaurants. Your contract can be customized to include specific meals (breakfast, lunch, or dinner) to fit within the camp or conference schedule. Discounts are available for a daily meal plan consisting of three consecutive meals. The Conference & Events Services staff can arrange a personalized meal plan to best fit your conference's needs. Special requests or dietary needs can be accommodated by contacting your event coordinator.

A variety of residential restaurants in the residence halls are open during the summer to accommodate your group; availability is based on demand. FlexDine and Gopher GOLD are declining funds options that are also available to provide more flexibility in dining options across campus. Please visit University Dining Services for more information regarding dining locations. 


FlexDine is accepted at the following locations:

Please note: hours and availability may be limited during summer months.

    • East Bank

      • Caribou Coffee
      • Einstein Bros Bagels
      • Starbucks
      • Freshii 
      • Fresh Meadow Bakery
      • Wise Owl Cafe
      • River Road Cafe
      • POD Express
      • Minnesota Marketplace
      • Meta Flavors
      • Topio's
      • Fresh Ginger
      • Greens to Go
      • Panda Express
      • Chick-fil-A
      • Erbert & Gerbert's Bistro
      • Jamba Juice
    • West Bank

      • ecoGrounds
      • Panda Express
      • Academic Blend Cafe
      • Starbucks
      • Caribou Coffee
      • Dunn Brothers Coffee
      • Essentials Market
      • Carlson Dining Food Court
      • Burger Studio
      • Bistro West Restaurant
      • Sullivan Cafe
      • Subway
    • St. Paul

      • Java City
      • Hay Loft Cafe
      • Terrace Cafe Food Court
      • Subway
      • Greens to Go