HU Dining has 12 Retail locations where students may use their Dining Dollars or Bison Bucks across campus.
The Punchout is Howard’s foodcourt located in the Blackburn Center on the ground floor. It is home to three retail restaurants: the Halal Shack, Pandinis & WOW American Eats.
The Halal Shack
Inspired by New York City street food, The Halal Shack combines the best of Mediterranean and Middle Eastern flavors with a classic American spin for an experience described as pure deliciousness.
Classic Italian flavors meet culinary innovation at Pandini’s, which features hand-stretched artisan pizzas, signature Labretti sandwiches, pastas & salads.
WOW American Eats
In addition to its famous wings, WOW offers delicious burgers, quesadillas, and chicken tenders, as well as lighter fare such as wraps & salads.
HU Dining has partnered with a locally-owned business, NuVegan, to bring an express experience to campus! NuVegan offers a vegan twist on soul food favorites, and caters to audiences ranging from devout vegans to those having plant-based foods for the first time.
The Markets & Simply to Go
HU Dining has 4 convenience stores around campus called the Market and Simply to Go that have grab & go items such as sandwiches, salads, fresh made sushi & more! Our convenience stores are located in the Blackburn Center, Bethune Annex, and in Plaza Towers West. These stores often host pop-ups, cookouts, and tastings.
Stop by Jazzmans Brew and Bakery to enjoy fresh-brewed signature coffee and tea beverages, along with a variety of freshly baked items, in a relaxed, soothing environment. Grab-n-go items like sandwiches, yogurts, salads, and fresh-made sushi are available at Jazzmans! Jazzmans is located on the Ground Floor of the Administrative Buidling
The Restaurant at Blackburn
The Restaurant at Blackburn, located on the first floor of the Blackburn Center, delivers a delicious lunch offering with a gorgeous view of the McMillan Reservoir. Operating as a sit down restaurant, guests are able to build their plates and gather in The Restaurant in a calming environment. In addition to Soul Food Thursday service at Blackburn Cafe and Bethune Annex, the Restaurant also serves a delicious Soul Food meal every Thursday!
Service Center Cafe
Located on the second floor of the Service Center, the Service Center Cafe offers the a convenient lunch spot for faculty and staff members whose offices reside in the building. The Cafe has grab & go items such as sandwiches, salads, fresh-made sushi & more!
Hilltop Food Truck
We’re serving up fresh, never frozen burgers for all taste buds! Hilltop Burgers offers a delicious assortment of burgers for our guests to choose from Angus Beef to Cod to Plant-Based, we’ve got a burger for everyone! Don’t forget to get a side of our fresh cut fries too. Follow us on Twitter @HUDining to find out when and where to get the best burger on campus!