Casual dining options abound in the Central West End and Delmar Loop neighborhoods.

​Where to Eat

When it comes to dining, St. Louis has more than simply some of the best burger joints. From the American grill to authentic Italian cuisine, we’re home to a mix of culture, ethnic eateries, and one-of-a-kind restaurants.

On Campus

Whether you feel like grocery shopping, grabbing a bite to go, or dining in, Washington University offers a variety of on-campus menu options and dining facilities. For your convenience, registered students can choose from a variety of meal plans any time during the year. Starbucks, a cafe and salad bar, and a formal dining room are among the dining options at Olin. For dining campus-wide, visit

Off Campus

St. Louis is well known for its award-winning restaurants. Whether you’re craving the all-American burger or an Indian, Japanese, Lebanese, Mexican or Thai dish, the University City Loop (also known as the Delmar Loop), located just north of Washington University, offers a unique selection of cuisines from all over the globe. Like jazz and blues? Enjoy a live set while dining at some of the city’s top-ranked restaurants. Here are just a few we think you’d like:

Check out the other dining spots around the area by visiting