Locations and Hours

Anywhere you find yourself on our beautiful campus, you're never more than a walk to some of the best, most innovative cuisine and beverages in this part of the country. We currently offer 21 unique concepts across the University of Montana campus, providing a diversity of options, even for the pickiest of diners. We make it easy for you to grab a hot meal, light snack, or your favorite coffee drink!

From our buffet-style dining center and Food Court to the many coffee shops across campus, you'll enjoy chef-crafted food that's fresh, nutritious, convenient and cravable. Enjoy a meal with friends during your time on campus. Remember we are your kitchen, a place to unwind, fuel up, and rejuvenate and we look forward to serving you throughout your journey. 

Campus Dining Locations

  • Food Zoo

    Food Zoo

    Located in the Emma B. Lommasson Center, The Food Zoo offers the best value per meal, and you can't beat the variety of nutritious, all you care to eat meals. There is an ever-changing choice of entrees and homemade soups, an extensive salad bar, fresh fruits, freshly baked desserts, traditional fast-food favorites, and a daily selection of vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free options.

  • Rise+Rooted


    Located in the Emma B. Lommasson Center, Rise+Rooted has successfully completed the remodel of the former Corner Store locations. Whether enjoying coffee with a friend or studying with a classmate, Rise+Rooted provides the opportunity to connect to place, while also excelling academically.
  • Food Court

    Food Court

    Located in the University Center, The Food Court is the perfect destination to grab a bite between classes. With a wide variety of vendors and food selections as well as ample, comfortable seating, the Food Court is a staple on the University of Montana campus.

  • The Market

    The Market

    Located in the University Center, The Market offers Black Coffee Roasting Company's espresso and gourmet coffee, teas, and cold beverages. The Market also includes baked goods from our Bear Claw Bakery and Le Petite baked goods, Bagels on Broadway bagels, and other scrumptious snacks.

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    Iron Griz: American Bistro

    Located next to the South Avenue Garden and on the University of Montana Golf Course, the Iron Griz is the University of Montana’s premier dining destination. Chef Jesse Mayer curates a vibrant, Cajun-inspired menu featuring classics like shrimp and grits and newer flavors like sweet tea chicken. Iron Griz also proudly incorporates local and sustainable food sources into its menu and is a staple in both the campus community and the surrounding neighborhood.

  • Coffee

    Coffee Shops

    The University of Montana campus hosts a number of coffee shops both large and small, so wherever and whenever you are, you can snag a drip coffee or espresso and a muffin to keep you going throughout your day.