Where to Eat on our Campuses

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Whether it's an all-you-can-eat meal at the Titan Dining Room, a fresh coffee at Starbucks from The Bookmark, or a smoothie after a workout at the Student Fitness Center, finding food and refreshments on our three campuses is quick and easy.

McNichols Campus

Titan Dining Room (TDR)

The main dining location for students is located in the Student Union on the second floor. It is an all-you-care-to-eat location that offers fresh and healthy signature concepts for breakfast, lunch and dinner, plus brunch on the weekends.

Options include hot entrees, a fresh salad bar and scratch made soups, pizza and pasta, made-to-order deli sandwiches, grilled items and much more! Weekly menus are available at udmercymetz.com/titan.

The Loft

The Student Union is also home to the Loft. Open weekdays, the Loft features J. Clark’s Grille, which is known for its  wide range of flavorful and creative burgers and other student favorites like chicken strips, mozzarella sticks and wings, along with Up for Grabs items including sandwiches, salads, yogurt parfaits, fresh fruit and many other fresh, convenient items.

 It's also home to Subway®, is the proud creator of the world’s largest submarine sandwich and the leading choice for students seeking a quick, nutritious meal. Menus and hours are posted to udmercymetz.com/loft.html.

Bravo Express is a new addition to The Loft.  Bravo Express offers an Asian, Mediterranean, Grilled Cheese  and Mac n' Cheese Station on a rotating basis throughout the semester.  Check out the Bravo Express menu today!

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    Meal Plans

    All residential students, except for those residing in West Quad, must choose one of the following meal plans:

    Meal Plan 1 – 225 meals & $175 flex
    Meal Plan 2 – 190 meals & $300 flex
    Meal Plan 3 – 120 meals & $500 flex

    One block is equal to one meal. Students on the block meal plans are allotted a specific number of meals per semester in the Titan Dining Room. Flex Dollars can be used in The Loft, Titan Dining Room, and The Bookmark in the Library.  Additional Flex Dollars (called Munch Money) can be added to any student’s account if the balance runs low.


    Commuter & Employee Meal Plans and Munch Money

    If you are a Detroit Mercy commuter or employee, you can add munch money or a meal plan to your Detroit Mercy ID!

    Munch Money can be used at any of our dining locations, and is more convenient than carrying cash!  AND, when you use Munch Money at The Bookmark, Titan Dining Room, and the Loft, you receive a 10% discount off your purchase! Please note, Munch Money will carry over from semester-to-semester and year-to-year. 

    Get the best value when you're visiting a Metz Location!  Commuter meal plans are available to all Detroit Mercy students and employees with the updated Detroit Mercy ID Card.  Meal swipes can be used in the Titan Dining Room or where Meal Exchanges are allowed. 


    Munch Money


    10 $65
    10 + $100 = $165
    10 + $200 = $265
    20 $120
    20 + $100 = $220
    20 + $200 = $320
    80 + $100 = $660

    Purchase Munch Money or a Commuter/Employee Meal Plan today by visiting the Dining Services Office, or by calling (313) 993-1616. 

Additional places to eat on McNichols Campus

Tommy’s Smoothies & Snacks

Tommy's Smoothies and Snacks

Located in the Fitness Center, Tommy's offers healthy snacking. Tommy's features more than 10 flavors of smoothies and has a number of supplements to add to them, the first is included and each additional is 50 cents.

Tommy's also features great tasting coffee, iced coffee, tea and iced tea from The Great Lakes Coffee Roasting Company, produced right here in Michigan.

Tommy's Summer Hours

Monday - Thursday - 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Tommy's Fall/Winter Hours

*Times have changed due to new Fitness Center hours*

Monday-Thursday: 11 a.m.- 9 p.m.
Friday: 11 a.m.- 5 p.m.
Saturday: CLOSED / Sunday: 6 - 9 p.m.

For more information, visit Tommy's site

The Bookmark

When you’re on your way to class or between classes, stop by The Bookmark, located in the library, where we serve hot and cold coffees, espressos, lattes, blended drinks and seasonal favorites. We also serve pastries, snacks, Up for Grabs items, lunch wraps and deli sandwiches.

Monday – Thursday: 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: CLOSED

Detroit Mercy Bookstore

Summer Hours: Monday - Friday 9:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

The Detroit Mercy Bookstore features a variety of snacks. For more information, visit the bookstore site.

Vending Machines

Vending machines are located throughout the McNichols Campus at more than 15 locations, providing snacks from Absopure, Coca-Cola and Variety Food Services.

If you have lost money from a vending machine, please visit or call the Student Accounting Office at 313-993-1420. If you have any other issues with a machine, contact the University Services Department at 313-993-1488.

For a vending map, please click here.

Located next to our Absopure Machines are cardboard recycling bins. We would appreciate your help in disposing your plastic bottles here!

Corktown and Riverfront Campuses

Corktown Campus

Corktown Café is located on the second floor of the School of Dentistry. Corktown Café offers grill items, hot entrees, fresh baked desserts, a fresh salad bar, a variety of to go options and plenty of snacks. For more information on Corktown Café, visit udmercymetz.com/corktown.html.

Riverfront Campus

New this fall!  The Big Salad joins Detroit Mercy Law!  The Big Salad is located on the first floor in the School of Law. The Big Salad features delicious made-to-order salads, wraps, soups, snacks and beverages. For more information on Riverfront Café, visit https://mybigsalad.com/