Where To Eat
At University of Maryland Eastern Shore Campus Dining, the options for food on campus are endless. Our Luxe Life dining program features a variety of dining opportunities that span the gamut of dining styles and preferences. With our Food Inclusivity program, we ensure that whether meatatarian, vegetarian, vegan or flexitarian…there is food for you too!
In addition, we have created a variety of dining environments from retail dining to all-you-care-to-eat dining with modern soft seating to meet your dining needs.
UMES Retail Dining Program
Discover a diverse dining experience right on campus! Our Retail Dining Program offers national brand favorites, convenient grab-and-go options, and unique campus-inspired creations.
Variety of Dining Destinations:
National Brands: Enjoy familiar flavors with national restaurants you know and love.
Convenience Locations Quick snacks and beverages for students on the move.
Proprietary Restaurants: Unique, campus-inspired restaurants developed to enhance the on-campus dining experience.
Tailored Dining Experience:
From quick bites to leisurely meals or study sessions, we have spaces for every occasion.
UMES Residential Dining Program
At UMES Dining we believe that sharing a meal is more than just nourishment; it's a chance to connect, grow, and thrive together. Our Residential Dining Program offers an exceptional all-you-care-to-eat dining experience that not only supports the resident life experience but also serves as a vibrant hub, bridging the gap for commuter students and the entire campus community.
The UMES City Market, A Culinary Marvel
Step into our first-in-kind HU City Market, a unique fusion of retail-style dining and traditional dining hall options, designed to elevate your dining experience. Here's what makes it extraordinary:
UMES City Market includes eleven distinct restaurants with a variety of menu styles and options.
Community at its Heart:
Our dining hall is more than just a place to eat; it's a place to forge connections. Share a table with friends, hang out in our Luxe Lounges, strike up a conversation with fellow students, or engage in lively discussions with faculty - it's all here.
Events and Gatherings:
Experience themed nights, cultural celebrations, and special events that bring the entire campus together. It's not just dining; it's a social experience. And don’t forget…every first Friday of the month we feature our Luxe Life Day party for dinner to celebrate each month.
Our commitment to sustainability shines through with eco-friendly practices, responsible sourcing, and waste reduction initiatives.
Our dining program isn't just about dining; it's about savoring the moment without limits. Enjoy as much as you like and return for seconds or thirds if you desire.
We understand that commuter students are a vital part of our campus. The UMES City Market provides a welcoming space for commuter students to enjoy delicious meals, study, or simply unwind.
We prioritize your well-being by offering a variety of healthy, nutritious options, catering to various dietary needs.
The blend of retail-style dining ensures access to your favorite meals.
Student Service Center
Plateau City Market
Milk and Honey
Engineering & Aviation Sciences Complex
Cheesesteaks, Fries, Convenience
We Proudly Serve
Tropical Smoothie Cafe
Coffee and Convenience