Lunch Options at UMass and Nearby

On Campus: The Coffee Shop in the Campus Center offers a variety of sandwiches, pizza, salads, etc. You can bring a bag lunch and buy a beverage there if you wish. You can also have lunch in the student dining commons by advance arrangement; contact us for details

Near Campus: On route 9, about a mile west of Amherst Center, you can find MacDonald's, Burger King, Wendy's, KFC, Pizza Hut, Route 9 Diner (a local favorite), Chili's, Applebee's, Pizza Hut, etc. On University Drive, Athena's has good pizza, grinders, salads ...

Picnics: You can picnic on the lawns on campus. The Mill River Conservation Area (1 mile north of campus on Route 63) and Groff Park (2 miles south on Route 116) have picnic tables and playgrounds.

Downtown Amherst restaurants