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Dining

Click here for a Google map of local restaurants, and see below. 

The categories below are roughly ordered by distance from campus. Within each category, restaurants are in order of distance from Marie Mount Hall. Distances are listed explicitly only for those locations that are more than 1/2 mile away, and so more than a 10 minute walk. The farthest restaurants still within town are about 4/5 miles away, a 16 minute walk.
 

Restaurants by area

Stamp Student Union Hall, on campus

Maryland Dairy: Specialty ice creams from the university dairy

Moby Dick: quick-service Persian (rice, kebabs, meat or legume stews, grilled vegetables, lamb shank, grilled chicken)

Fast food chains: Chick-Fil-A, McDonald's, Panda Express, Salad Works, Hibachi San, Sbarro Pizza, Subway, Taco Bell

Storefronts at The Hotel, 7777 Baltimore Avenue

Old Maryland Grill: New American grill at The Hotel with oyster bar (typical entree $27)

Bagels and Grinds: bagels, soups and sandwiches, coffee

Potomac Pizza: pizza

First block down the hill (Baltimore Ave / Lehigh Ave / Knox Rd)


Krazi Kebab, 4427 Lehigh Ave: South Asian wraps with fresh naan

Krazi Burrito, 4425 Lehigh Ave: Burritos, tacos and quesadillas

Pizza Kingdom, 4439 Lehigh Ave: pizza

Potbelly, 7422 Baltimore Ave: grinders and hoagies (hot and cold subs)

Ten Ren, 7418 Baltimore Ave: Chinese

Marathon Deli], 7412 Baltimore Ave: Greek deli (subs, gyros, spanakopita)

Jimmy John's, 7410 Baltimore Ave:

Qu Japan, 7406 Baltimore Ave: soup noodles in Japanese style and fast-casual hibachi grill

Nando's Peri Peri, 7400 Baltimore Ave: flame-grilled marinated chicken, South African style

Lotsa Pizza, 4350 Knox Rd: quick-fired personal pizzas

CB Chinese Grill, 4370 Knox Rd: fast casual northern Chinese "chunbing" [ʈ͡ʂʰwən piŋ], which is a Chinese tortilla filled with seasoned meat and vegetables, as well as Northeastern Chinese cold noodles and side dishes

Across Baltimore Ave (east side), plus College Ave

Bagel Place, 7423 Baltimore Ave: bagels, coffee, sandwiches

Wasabi Bistro, 4505 College Ave: casual Japanese

Aroy Thai, 4511 College Ave: Thai 

Blaze Pizza, 7419 Baltimore Ave: quick-fired thin-crust personal pizzas

Playa Bowls, 7416 Baltimore Ave: açaí, pitaya, banana, chia, kale or coconut bowls, plus smoothies and juices

Cluck U, 7415-B Baltimore Ave: chicken wings

Ledo Pizza, 4509 Knox Rd: a local variety of pizza with with a pie-like crust and sweet tomato sauce

R.J. Bentley's, 7323 Baltimore Ave: bar and bar food

Cornerstone, 7325 Baltimore Ave: bar and bar food

Kung Fu Tea, 7313-I Baltimore Ave: bubble tea

Zhang's Pulled Noodles, 7313-H Baltimore Ave: freshly hand-pulled Chinese noodles

Ivy Noodles, 7313-G Baltimore Ave: Chinese, focussing on noodles, in soup or fried

Pho Thom, 7313-F Baltimore Ave: Vietnamese (Pho, Bun and rice dishes) and Thai (the usual)

Northwest Chinese Food, 7313-D Baltimore Ave: authentic Shaanxi noodles and "rou jia mo" [ɻou̯  t͡ɕja mɔ], which is seasoned meat inside a small flatbread
 

College Park Shopping Plaza

Jason's Deli, 7356 Baltimore Ave: soups and sandwiches

Cava Mezze, 7350 Baltimore Ave: quick-service Eastern Mediterranean

Five Guys, 7346 Baltimore Ave: classic burgers

Starbucks, 7338 Baltimore Ave: coffee

Chipotle, 7332 Baltimore Ave, in the Shopping Plaza: quick-service Mexican

Noodles & Company, 7320 Baltimore Ave: various noodle dishes

Coldstone Creamery, 7314 Baltimore Ave: ice cream

Terrapin Row

Terrapin Row is 0.3mi south through the campus

Gong Cha, 4207 Knox Rd (shares space with Akira and Poki DC): bubble tea

Akira Ramen, 4207 Knox Rd (shares space with Gong Cha and Poki DC): Japanese ramen, sushi, and small dishes

Poki DC, 4207 Knox Rd (shares space with Akira and Gong Cha): quick-service Hawaian Poké

Seoul Spice

Dunkin Donuts

Wings Over, 4200 Hartwick Rd: American chicken wings

West campus and Marriot

West campus and Marriott

Jumbo Jumbo Cafe, 3711 Campus Drive, 3/5 mile: small Taiwanese restaurant

Subway, 3711 Campus Drive, 3/5 mile: subs

The Common, 3501 University Blvd East, Hyattsville, 1 mile: hotel bar and restaurant at the Marriott

Up Baltimore Avenue, College Park, west side

Looney's, 8150 Baltimore Ave, 3/5 mile: bar and bar food

Frutta Bowls, 8150 Baltimore Ave, 3/5 mile: açaí, pitaya or kale bowls, plus smoothies, juices and oatmeal

NuVegan Cafe,  8150 Baltimore Ave, 3/5 mile: smoothies and vegan versions of contemporary bistro & diner standards

Sweet Green, 8300 Baltimore Ave,  3/5 mile: premium salads 

Board and Brew, 8150 Baltimore Ave, 3/5 mile: café with sandwiches, salads, breakfast, pastries and fancy beers, with 100+ board games to play

Vigilante Coffee, 8200 Baltimore Avenue, 3/4 mile: Coffee roaster and cafe

Up Baltimore Ave, College Park, east side

Hanami, 8145 Baltimore Ave, 3/4 mile: sit-down Japanese

Taqueria Habanero: 3/4 mile: "99% Mexican" tacos in Pueblan style

Pupusa La Familiar, 8145 Baltimore Ave, 3/4 mile: Salvadoran pupusas

Food Factory, 8145 Baltimore Ave, 3/4 mile: South Asian kabobs

Pho D'Lite, 8147 Baltimore Ave, 3/4 mile: Vietnamese soup noodles

College Park Grill, 8321 Baltimore Avenue, 4/5 mile: bar and grill

Saburo Ramen Bar, 8503 Baltimore Ave, 1 mile: Japanese pork and chicken ramen (colocated with Kangnam BBQ)

Kangnam BBQ, 8503 Baltimore Ave, 1 mile: Korean tabletop grills, with a sports-bar atmosphere

Là Tao Hot Pot, 8700 Baltimore Ave, 1 mile: Sichuan tabletop hotpot (i.e. broth fondue)

South of College Park, Riverdale Park Station

Riverdale Park Station, 1 mile down Route 1 (Baltimore Ave)

Whole Foods, 6621 Baltimore Ave: salads, pizza, sushi, açaí bowls, fresh juices

Burton's, 4440 Van Buren St: fancy-casual American bar and grill

District Taco, 6710 45th St: tacos, burritos, quesadillas

Mod Pizza, 4401 Woodberry St: quick-fired thin-crust personal pizzas

The Habit Burger Grill, 4502 Van Buren St: chargrilled hamburgers from Santa Barbara

Jersey Mike's Subs, 6761 45th St: subs

Denizens Brewing Co.: local brewery with small bar menu (burgers, salads,  etc.)

South of College Park, Hyattsville

[1.5-2.5 miles down Route 1 (Baltimore Ave)]

Banana Blossom Bistro, 6202 Rhode Island Ave, Riverdale, 1.5 miles: Vietnamese

Gangster Vegan Organics, 6202 Rhode Island Ave, Riverdale, 1.5 miles: rice-based bowls, vegan burgers, smoothies, desserts (coming soon)

Riviera Tapas Bar, 6108 Rhode Island Ave, Riverdale, 1.5 miles: Spanish and Central American tapas

Shagga, 6040 Baltimore Ave, 1.5 miles: Ethiopian

Pupuseria El Comalito, 6100 Baltimore Ave, 1.5 miles: Salvadoran

Caracas de Ajer (aka Cafe Azul), 4423 Longfellow St, Hyattsville, 1.8 miles: Venezuelan café (filled arepas, cachapas, hallacas, cuban sandwiches)

Chipotle, 5501 Baltimore Ave, 2 miles: fast casual Mexican

Jimmy John's, 5501 Baltimore Ave, 2 miles: hoagies, grinders

Kaizen Teriyaki, 5501 Baltimore Ave, 2 miles: fast casual teriyaki and sushi

Tara Thai, 5501 Baltimore Ave, 2 miles: sit-down Thai

Elevation Burger, 5501 Baltimore Ave, 2 miles: grass-fed beef hamburgers

Yogi Castle, 5501 Baltimore Ave, 2 miles: frozen yoghurt

Spice 6, 5501 Baltimore Ave, 2 miles: quick-service South Asian

Busboys and Poets, 5331 Baltimore Avenue, 2 miles: New American casual, vegetarian-friendly, mainly seafood, with a bar

Franklin's, 5123 Baltimore Ave, 2 miles: New American casual restaurant and brewery, wide-open plan and lively atmosphere

Chez Dior, 5124 Baltimore Ave, 2 miles: Senegalese

Sangfroid Distillery, 5130 Baltimore Ave, 2 miles: Genever (Dutch-style gin), plus apple and pear brandies in season, made on site

Streetcar 82, 4824 Rhode Island Ave, Hyattsville, 2.3 miles: brewery, with staff who speak ASL

Pizzeria Paradiso, 4800 Rhode Island Avenue, Hyattsville, 2.5 miles: fancy pizza and beer in friendly setting

Maryland Meadworks, 4700 Rhode Island Avenue Suite B, Hyattsville, 2.8 miles: mead produced on site with local honey

South of College Park, University Town Center

[2 miles southwest, near Adelphi & 410]  

Bonchon, 6507 America Boulevard, Hyattsville: Korean fried chicken

Marco & Polo, 6504 American Boulevard, Hyattsville: Uyghur restaurant, with hand-pulled noodles ("läghmän"), kebabs, pilaf ("polo"), and some Turkish dishes

Further favorites

Tiffin, 1341 University Blvd, Takoma Park, 4 miles: Indian

Woodlands, 8146 New Hampshire, Langley Park, 4.5 miles: Southern Indian vegetarian

Savor Studio, 3807 Rhode Island, Brentwood, 3.5 miles: "Prince George's County's first artisinal culinary food hall," and "2nd African-American owned food hall in the country"

 

Pennyroyal Station, 3310 Rhode Island, Mount Rainier, 4 miles: New American restaurant and bar (coming soon)

Panda Gourmet, 2700 New York Ave, DC, 7 miles: Shaanxi and Sichuan 

Union Market, 1309 5th St NE DC, 7 miles: contemporary food hall with several restaurants and a variety of pop-ups

Mandalay, 930 Bonifant St, Silver Spring, 7 miles: Burmese

Dukem 1114 U St NW, DC, 8 miles: Ethiopian