• A street lined with shops in Old Towne Orange.
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Dining Options

» Dining Options

When you visit Chapman, you’ll have plenty of options for healthy, convenient dining right on campus and nearby, whether you’re looking for a meal, a coffee, a quick snack or anything else.
The Caf
Need a quick bite on the Chapman campus? Stop by the Randall Dining Commons (a.k.a. “The Caf”), our on-campus dining hall. Current students use their meal plans to eat here, but you’re welcome to grab an all-you-can-eat meal for a one-time cost.

You can also check out any of our other on-campus eateries, and check which ones are open at any time.

Or you can explore the dozens of restaurants just minutes away from Chapman. Here are just some of the restaurants you’ll find on and around campus:

Dining Options on the Chapman Campus

  • Einstein Bros Bagels - Bagels, sandwiches, salads, coffee and more. Located in Argyros Forum.
  • Jamba Juice - Smoothies and juices. Located in Argyros Forum.
  • Qdoba Mexican Grill - Mexican-style cuisine includes burritos, bowls, 3-cheese nachos, Mexican gumbo and more. Located in Argyros Forum.
  • Rotunda Cafe - Leatherby Library's coffee and snack option.
  • Starbucks - Coffee, tea, blended drinks and various baked goods. It's Starbucks! Located in Beckman Hall
  • SubConnection - Fresh, made-to-order sandwiches, chips and snacks. Located in Argyros Forum.

Restaurants in Old Towne Orange (two blocks from campus)

Old Towne Orange is the historic district of Orange, CA (the city Chapman calls home). It’s home to dozens of dining options, and it’s only a short walk from the Chapman campus.

You’ll find everything from build-your-own pizzas to waffle sandwiches, craft coffee to cold-pressed juices and more — so if you’re hungry and in the area, it’s worth checking out. (Many restaurants also offer discounts to Chapman students.)

1886 Brewing
Brewpubs, burgers, sandwiches
114 N. Glassell Street, Orange
(714) 922-8130

Afters Ice Cream
Ice cream, frozen yogurt
117 N. Glassell Street, Orange
(714) 363-3470

Avila’s El Ranchito
Mexican, breakfast, brunch
182 S. Glassell Street, Orange
(714) 516-1000

Bagel Me!
Bagels, sandwiches, salads, omelets
60 Plaza Square, Orange
(714) 633-2243

Blaze Pizza
Pizza, salad
101 S. Glassell Street, Orange
(714) 783-9845

Blue Bowl
Acai bowls
152 N. Glassell Street, Suite A
(714) 876-5309

Bosscat Kitchen
Bar, sandwiches, soups, salad
118 W. Chapman Avenue, Orange
(714) 716-1599

Chicken and waffles
292 N. Glassell Street, Orange
(714) 633-3900

Butaton Japanese Ramen
10 Plaza Square, Suite 101, Orange
(714) 363-3212

Byblos Café
Greek, Lebanese, Mediterranean
129 W. Chapman Avenue, Orange
(714) 538-7180

Cafe Zocalo
Sandwiches, breakfast, drinks, bakery
136 S. Glassell Street, Orange
(714) 538-3764

Chapman Crafted Beer
Beer, coffee
123 N. Cypress Street, Orange
(844) 855-2337

Citrus City Grille
American, breakfast, brunch
122 N. Glassell Street, Orange
(714) 639-9600

Contra Coffee & Tea
Coffee, tea
115 N. Orange Street, Orange
(714) 696-8793

District Lounge
American, sports bar, breakfast, brunch
223 W. Chapman Avenue, Orange
(714) 639-7777

Done Jefe Jalapeños Grill
154 N. Glassell Street, Orange
(714) 538-7328

Felix Continental Cafe
Cuban, Spanish
36 Plaza Square, Orange
(714) 633-5842

Filling Station
American, breakfast, brunch
201 N. Glassell Street, Orange
(714) 289-9714

Francoli Gourmet
100 S. Glassell Street, Orange
(714) 288-1077

Gabbi’s Mexican Kitchen
141 S. Glassell Street, Orange
(714) 633-3038

Hanano Ramen
Ramen, sushi
161 N. Glassell Street, Orange
(714) 639-9536

Haven Craft Kitchen & Bar
American, cocktail bar, whiskey bar
190 S. Glassell Street, Orange
(714) 221-0680

Impact Juice Bar
Juice bar, smoothies, acai bowls, coffee, tea
142 S. Glassell Street, Orange
(714) 833-9889

149 N. Glassell Street, Orange
(714) 602-8220

Kiki’s Corner
Bakery, coffee
116 E. Chapman Avenue, Orange
(714) 202-2899

Kimmie’s Coffee Cup
Breakfast, brunch
190 S. Glasses Street, Suite B, Orange
(714) 288-2899

O Dumpling Bar
165 N. Glassell Street, Orange
(714) 363-3022

O’Hara’s Pub
Pub, sports bar
150 N. Glassell Street, Orange
(714) 532-9264

Oiio Cafe
Bubble tea, tea rooms, coffee
162 N. Glassell Street, Suite A, Orange
(714) 769-4848

Omega Burger
Burgers, fast food
309 W. Chapman Avenue, Orange
(714) 532-2022

O Sea
Seafood, wine bar
109 S. Glassell Street, Orange
(714) 363-3309

Ostioneria Siete Mares
Seafood, Mexican
540 W. Chapman Avenue, Orange
(714) 633-3341

Pandor Artisan Bakery & Cafe
Cafe, bakery, breakfast, brunch, gelato
106 N. Glassell Street, Orange
(714) 912-4007

Paul’s Cocktails
Dive bar, cocktail bar
207 W. Chapman Avenue, Orange
(714) 639-2480

Philz Coffee
Coffee, tea, breakfast, lunch
202 N. Glassell Street, Orange
(657) 281-2000

Pie Hole
Bakery, coffee, tea
177 N. Glassell Street, Orange
(657) 236-4100

Pizza Press
Pizza, salad
155 N. Glassell Street, Orange
(714) 888-5941

Provisions Deli & Bottle Shop
Beer, wine bar, deli
143 N. Glassell Street, Orange
(714) 997-2337

Renata’s Cafe
227 E. Chapman Avenue, Suite F, Orange
(714) 771-4740

Ruby’s Diner
American, burgers
186 N. Atchinson Street, Orange
(714) 639-7829

American, bagels, Californian, wraps
264 N. Glassell Street, Orange
(714) 633-3260

Smoqued California BBQ
BBQ, salad, sandwiches
128 N. Glassell Street, Orange
(714) 633-7427

Snooze, an A.M. Eatery
Breakfast, brunch, coffee, tea, sandwiches
240 W. Chapman avenue, Suite 101, Orange
(657) 284-1850

Coffee, tea
44 Plaza Square, Orange
(714) 288-9754

Sweet Art Cafe
Bakery, cafe
152 N. Glassell Street, Suite D, Orange
(714) 941-9495

Tabu Shabu
Hot pot, Japanese
111 S. Glassell Street, Orange
(714) 363-3131

Taco Adobe
Seafood, tacos
121 N. Lemon Street, Orange
(714) 628-0633

The Richland
Cocktails, bar snacks, shareable items
137 East Maple Avenue, Orange
(714) 942-6110

The Taco Stand
240 W. Chapman Avenue, Suite 100, Orange
(714) 941-9164

Thai Towne Eatery
152 N. Glassell Street, Suite B, Orange
(714) 532-9600

The Wall
American, Californian, bar
80 Plaza Square, Orange
(714) 988-7700

Two’s Company
22 Plaza Square, Orange
(714) 771-7633

Urth Caffe
Breakfast, coffee, tea
100 W. Chapman Avenue, Orange
(949) 329-5755

Wahoo’s Fish Tacos
Mexican, seafood
243 W. Chapman Avenue, Orange
(714) 289-1579

Zito’s Pizza
Pizza, Italian
156 N. Glassell Avenue, Orange
(714) 771-2222

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