Dining On and Off Campus

If you are not purchasing the meal ticket option, or need to find meals before or after the conference (or for dinner on Friday), there are several options for dining in the Blackburn Center at Howard University (cash or credit). To learn more about the options below, visit the Howard University Dining Services website.

Blackburn Cafe
The Blackburn Cafe features a wide variety of fresh food designed to satisfy everyone’s appetite with food choices to rival your favorite restaurants.

Monday – Friday
Breakfast: 7:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Lunch: 11:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Dinner: 4:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Saturdays & Holidays
Brunch: 10:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Dinner: 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Brunch: 10:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Dinner: 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

The Restaurant
The Restaurant is an à la carte dining location on the first floor of the Blackburn University Center.

Monday-Friday: 11:00 am – 3:30 pm

The Punchout
The Punchout is located in the Blackburn Center, and includes several international “fast food” stations.

Monday – Friday: 11:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: Closed

Off-Campus Dining

Depending on where you are staying, there are a wonderful variety of restaurants in Washington, DC. View the Yelp listings near the Howard University campus.