Going places.

Food places

Bagel Beanery

812 S. Westnedge Ave.
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
(269) 385-4400

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BDs Mongolian Grill

5311 S. Westnedge
Portage, MI 49002
(269) 343-3600

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Big Burrito

5036 West KL Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49009
(269) 372-2442

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Free chips and salsa with dine-in experience.

Bilbo's Pizza in a Pan

3307 Stadium Drive
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
(269) 382-5544

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Awesome pizza, breadsticks and salads! Sundays and Tuesdays are family nights if you buy a large pizza, you receive a salad and pitcher of pop for free!!

Blue Dolphin

502 S. Burdick
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
(269) 343-4993

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This Greek restaurant has good food and reasonable prices, and the serving sizes are large. They include menu items for those who aren't up for an ethnic culinary adventure. It's a great atmosphere - calming like the Aegean sea.

Bruno's Pizza

1528 W. Michigan Ave.
Kalamazoo, MI 49006
(269) 349-3229

"The crust, the sauce, the cheese. Bruno's sets the standard for American pizza," raves a long-time fan. "My first taste was in 1966. It's still the best in 2005." Head toward the big neon sign to eat in or take out. It's a hotspot for hockey and basketball pre-game meals.

Buffalo Wild Wings Grill & Bar

3209 Stadium Drive
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
(269) 353-9464

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With specials on Tuesdays and Thursdays it's worth a stop in!

Campus Wok

909 S. Howard St.
Kalamazoo, MI 49006
(269) 552-9616

If you enjoy Chinese food, you will love this place! Very fast and friendly service located close to campus, plus they deliver!

Colonial Kitchen Pancake House

330 N Drake Rd.
Kalamazoo, MI 49009
(269) 349-9928

Being a college students means a lot of things: you're cooler than all your friends still in high school, you have access to a much larger dating pool than you ever dreamed possible, you have more homework than you ever dreamed possible, and you get to listen to your roommate snore all night long. If you're a student in Kzoo, you also have access to Colonial Kitchen Pancake House. This breakfast will make you forget all about grandma's homemade breakfast. One plate of pancakes and sausage will have you hooked.

Comensoli's

762 W. Main
Kalamazoo, MI 49006
(269) 345-6755.

This little Italian treat makes all of their dishes from scratch. With the ability to create your own concoction, you can't go wrong if you're in the mood for a taste of Italy.

Coney Island

266 E. Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49007

or

4634 W. Main
Kalamazoo, MI 49009
(269) 382-0377

Hot dogs served like your favorites out of New York city.

Cosmo's Cucina

804 W. Vine St
Kalamazoo, MI 49008.
(269) 344-5666

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Cosmo's Cucina is located within walking distance from campus and has great prices. It's closed on Mondays. More flavor, less hype!

Crows Nest

816 South Westnedge Avenue
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
(269) 978-0490

Serving great vegetarian and vegan options, as well as delicious entrees for those who are not under any dietary specifications. Crows Nest is open 24 hours Friday - Sunday and has regular business hours Monday - Thursday. Try the sweet potato fries!

Dogs with Style

410 S. Burdick
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
(269) 598-7266

Located downtown on the Kalamazoo Mall, this hot dog shop is a must stop for hot dog lovers. Open from 11-3 Monday through Friday, it's the perfect spot to stop for lunch.

Fieldstone Grill

3970 W Centre Ave
Portage, MI 49024
(269) 321-8480

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Although not close to campus, this is a great place to eat. The atmosphere is open and classy. The menu rotates, so there are nightly specials to choose from. Make a reservation on weekends if you can.

Fletcher's

3013 Oakland Dr.
Kalamazoo, MI
(269) 342-5208

Relatively close to campus, stop by for a nice experience.

Food Dance Café

401 E. Michigan
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
(269) 382-1888

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Food is more than our work - it's a bit of an obsession. We're fixated on finding honest-to-goodness fruits, vegetables, meat and eggs that come from the farm, not the factory. All this brought together to build a menu of Eclectic American Cuisine. To you it may be a unique and natural alternative to today's chain invasion - to us it's like changing the world - one meal at a time.

Hunan Gardens

5059 W. Main
Kalamazoo, MI 49009
(269) 373-1188

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A favorite of many WMU students and employees! They deliver to campus too!

Jimmy John's

2623 W. Michigan Ave.
Kalamazoo, MI 49006
(269) 381-9400

or

1128 W. Michigan Ave.
Kalamazoo, MI 49006
(269) 381-8400

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Gimme Jimmy Gimme Good is Jimmy John's motto. While it could be expanded to "Gimmie a delicious 8" sub or giant club sandwich stat," we think the original motto is a bit more catchy. Regardless, Jimmy John's is the place for a tasty sandwich at an affordable price. They keep the menu simple with mouth-watering classics like the Sorry Charlie and Bootlegger Club. Check it out for yourself.

King Wok Chinese Buffet

4604 W. Main
Kalamazoo, MI 49006
(269) 342-8888

Stop in King Wok Chinese Buffet for a wide variety of Chinese food.

Breakfast at Tiffany's

2715 W. Michigan
Kalamazoo, MI 49006
(269) 381-5111

Located so close to campus you can almost smell it, Tiffany's is a dining delight. This small, quaint restaurant is perfect for a good meal at a great price. Tiffany's extensive breakfast menu doesn't disappoint; try the famous breakfast stew.

Main Street Cafe

232 E. Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
(269) 341-4315

Stop in and the owner greets you. Main Street Cafe offers a great atmosphere and a student special of two eggs and a side of hash browns for only $2!

Mangia Mangia

209 S. Kalamazoo Mall
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
(269) 226-3333

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A great Italian eatery, located on the Kalamazoo Mall, Mangia Mangia is home of the $3.50 Monday spaghetti and meatball special.

Martini's Pizza

832 S Westnedge Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
(269) 388-8883

Italian and delicious!

Nina's Cafe and Carousel

1710 W. Main St. #G
Kalamazoo, MI 49006
(269) 373-6462

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Great breakfasts and lunches. Very casual and relaxed atmosphere without hurting your pocketbook.


Oakwood Bistro

3003 Oakland Drive
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
(269) 344-5400

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Stop by the Oakwood Bistro and have a meal featuring fresh and local ingredients.

Old Burdick' Bar and Grill

100 E. Michigan
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
(269) 343-0032

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This is the place to take the family. Great atmosphere and food with half-off student discount Sundays and Wednesdays (bring your student ID). Located in the Radisson, it's convenient for relatives who may be visiting from out of town.

Qdoba Mexican Grill

4403 W. Main
Kalamazoo, MI 49006
(269) 345-9000

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Rave revues! Feed your cravings with this fast, tasty, Mexican food. Whether you're craving a burrito or nachos, Qdoba can make it any way you want it!!

Rice Kitchen

811 W. Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
(269) 388-6083

Stop in or have Rice Kitchen deliver to you. Try their crabmeat Rangoon's - they're the best in town!

Saffron

1710 W. Main
Kalamazoo, MI 49006
(269) 381-9898

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A small, intimate Indian restaurant close to campus. They do a great lunch buffet with plenty of choices for vegetarians and meat eaters alike. Good prices.

Shawarma King

1441 S. Drake Rd.
Kalamazoo, MI 49006
(269) 375-3900

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Shawarma King offers great Middle Eastern Cuisine at affordable prices with exceptional portion sizes. A student favorite.

Steak 'n Shake

5371 West Main St.
Kalamazoo, MI 49009
(269) 349-4631

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Maybe it's the hand-dipped, real-milk milkshakes. Maybe it's the famous steakburgers. Maybe it's that they're open 24 hours a day. Or, maybe it's that Steak 'n Shake's grub is served on real plates - no wrappers here. Just good food at the right price.

Studio Grill

312 W. Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
(269) 341-4100

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See what all the hype is about - stop in and try one of their burgers!

Sushiya

242 E. Kalamazoo Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
(269) 342-7340

Stop in for a great atmosphere and delicious sushi.

Sweetwater's Donut Mill

3333 Stadium Dr.
Kalamazoo, MI 49006

Open 24 hours, Sweetwater's has delicious donuts and coffee - to go or stay!

Taco Bob's

300 S. Kalamazoo Mall
Kalamazoo, MI 49007

or

826 S. Westnedge
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
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Deliciously cheap tacos.

Theo & Stacy's

234 W. Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
(269) 388-5025

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Theo & Stacey's is serving up delicious American-Greek Cuisine, stop by and try a dish!

The Union

125 S. Kalamazoo Mall
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
(269) 384-6756

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Every college town has hip hangouts. And, The Union is one of Kzoo's. With a relaxed atmosphere and awesome live music, The Union is the place to be. Swing by at lunch for a lobster melt or spinach and feta veggie burger, and return after dark for duck salad and grilled swordfish. Don't leave after dinner, though. The live music is most likely coming from a current WMU student or faculty member. The electric atmosphere is contagious.

University Roadhouse

1332 W. Michigan Ave.
Kalamazoo, MI 49006
(269) 345-7990

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Very close to campus with great student specials every evening. Patio area with live music on occasion makes this place even more enjoyable.

Located in the heart of WMU's campus, Biggby is a great place to meet up with a friend or grab a coffee on your way to class.

Caffe Casa

128 S. Kalamazoo Mall
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
(269) 385-1026

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Caffe Casa is located in downtown Kalamazoo on the mall. Offering student specials, it's a great quiet place to get away and finish up all that homework.

Fourth Coast Cafe

816 S. Westnedge Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
(269) 383-0202

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A great place to meet up with friends or catch up on homework, Fourth Coast is located within wakling distance to campus and is open 24 hours.

Mug Shots

Britton/Hadley Hall
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
(269) 387-6588

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You can't beat having a coffeehouse right on campus! Everything's around $3.50, and they make awesome smoothies! They have board games, open mic nights, local bands – it's just cool!

Water Street Coffee Joint

315 E. Water St.
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
(269) 373-2840

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Water Street Coffee Joint is serious about coffee. Very serious. Located in the heart of downtown, Water Street treats coffee like the Egyptians treated cats. Fully aware of coffee's rich history, healing powers and place in society, Water Street only serves up the best. While you're there, check out the food selection, including the paninis.