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Cafeteria food: What's your experience? Join the discussion on everything from elementary school lunches to workplace cafeteria options.

Mei Mei (Boston, MA)

by BostonBestEats 4 months ago

2014 Restaurant of the Year from Eater Boston Boston Magazine's 50 Best Restaurants Improper Bostonian's Best D...


BostonBestEats commented 4 months ago

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Gonna have 3 days in Little Rock

by cajungwailo 5 months ago

Looking for very specific recs, please. Old timey. Soul food. Cafeterias. Meat and 3. Longer they've been in busi...

K&W Cafeteria

by David A. 15 years ago

I was finally prevailed upon to try K&W Cafeteria, a institution in Chapel Hill and apparently across the South these...


jto53 commented 11 months ago

Sunday Dinner Cafeteria Food

by bblonde 1 year ago

Perhaps I'm just feeling nostalgic, or just pregnant, but I am really craving the cafeteria food of yesteryear. They...


treb commented 1 year ago

Old timey Pittsburgh Recs, Please

by cajungwailo 2 years ago

Weekend visit coming up, like old timey places, only exploring burgers, pizza, hot dogs, cafeterias, and diners this ...


Chowrin commented 1 year ago

Hippie history? Seeking info on 1970's SF restaurant where no talking was allowed!

by Pomegranate7224 3 years ago

In the mid 1970's there was a very simple SF restaurant, maybe in the South of Market area or the Mission. There was ...


owlface21 commented 1 year ago

Tell me about cafeterias in Paris open to the public

by polishjeweatswonderbread 2 years ago

This has been copied from another thread. So let's get started. RE: Steve L lagatta about 2 hours ago I'd love...

The Chowhound Team

The Chowhound Team commented 2 years ago

Clifton's Cafeteria DTLA

by labs 3 years ago

Other than the atmosphere and kitsch factor, is it worth a visit? The menu doesn't look that appetizing, (it is a ca...


polishjeweatswonderbread commented 2 years ago

Trade-off between high-quality campus dining and admitting low-income students?

by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

"...In his new podcast series, Revisionist History, he makes this point by contrasting Bowdoin College, which is regu...


nofunlatte commented 2 years ago

Waffle Fries @ SVMH in Salinas

by Melanie Wong 11 years ago

Last weekend, the waffle fries under the heat lamp in the cafeteria at Salinas Valley Memorial held the most appeal f...

Melanie Wong

Melanie Wong commented 2 years ago

UCSF docs call on hospitals to ditch antiobiotic-treated meat

by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

"...Today, researchers at the University of California, San Francisco are calling commentary in the American Journal ...


smatbrat commented 3 years ago

Corporate Food Service Options

by jinx1832 3 years ago

I have been tasked with the important job of finding a new company to manage our cafeteria. As my goal is to bring f...


jinx1832 commented 3 years ago

Any Clifton's Cafeteria Reopening News?

by wienermobile 5 years ago

Clifton's in downtown LA has now been closed for it remodel since September 26, 2011, it was then planned to last th...


wienermobile commented 3 years ago

The best thing your school cafeteria served

by fluffernutter 10 years ago

At JG school back in the sixties, it was the cornbread: hot, salty, greasy. And the homemade peanut butter cookies. W...


anncan commented 3 years ago

VINTAGE places DC/suburban MD/N VA

by Lauryn 16 years ago

Just got back from a long weekend in central PA. Appreciated the vintage places still left in towns - architecture, ...


Mer_Made commented 3 years ago

The old Grone Cafeteria in St. Louis

by robt5265 10 years ago

Does anyone know what cut of beef they used for their roast beef? It was on the menu daily and consistantly excellen...


ForBeverley commented 4 years ago

Cafeterias in LA?

by boogiebaby 4 years ago

My kids were watching some movie over the weekend, and one of the scenes had the family having lunch at an old school...


GK in SO commented 4 years ago

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Cliftons Cafeteria article

by SIMIHOUND 4 years ago

I just ran across a very interesting historical article about CLIFTONS here in LA. I thought I would pass it along. ...