Our nationally recognized, award-winning dining program has a host of delectable options for every type of palette. Whether you’re looking for a hot breakfast, dinner on the run or a late-night snack, you’re sure to find something that’s prepared fresh, and tastes great. And since you can choose from such a wide range dining areas and cafes, it’s easy to get exactly what you want, whenever you want it.
Catch a glimpse of waves from the patio at Bert’s Bistro café while they hand-prepare your favorite sandwich, wrap or sushi! Meet up to soak up the sun and enjoy a drink from the full Espresso and Tea Bar!
Frank's Lounge is located on the second floor of the Student Life Pavilion across from the art gallery. This is a fun spot to play pool, video games, watch tv, study and grab a refreshment.
Want breakfast for lunch? Or grab-and-go convenience? La Paloma combines these options along with tasty signature and café sandwiches and a fabulous espresso bar!
From great morning offerings to late-night frozen yogurt, the award-winning Missions Café offers a healthy, holistic, and hearty menu along with a convenient location!
Aromas provides fresh-roasted coffee by alumni-owned Ryan Bros., specialty drinks (hot or cold) and more! Enjoy visiting with your friends in this lively, award-winning coffeehouse with your choice of beverage and a great selection of bakery items.
Food Court & Dining Hall
A dozen unique menu choices await you at Pavilion Dining, located in the Student Life Pavilion. Check out the monthly specials and the meals geared towards special dietary needs!
Market & Deli
Market- to-market for busy lifestyles! At Tu Mercado, you can grab some groceries or pick up a sandwich or sub and a latte at the coffee bar.
Can food from a truck be award-winning!?! Torero Tu Go is proof-positive, so stop by for an amazing menu representing San Diego’s cultural melting pot. Great food that’s quick and easy!
For those with a taste for something exceptional, La Gran Terraza offers California cuisine in a bistro-style atmosphere. Featuring The Grand Dining Room, O’Toole’s lounge and the Terrace, La Gran Terraza gives patrons a dish for every occasion.
Dining Services and Resources
Packages- We have an array of gift baskets available from the USD Torero Store!
Catering- Having a special event on campus? The university’s exclusive caterer can help you create a delicious menu for any occasion.
Meal Plans- USD Dining offers several different meal plans suitable for every student. Detailed information, policies and contacts are listed here.
Wellness- Find helpful information on food allergies, dietary symbols, healthy eating, and other wellness topics.
Feedback- Supervisors are available in every dining area, you may fill out a feedback form online, or you may text your comments.