Standard Hours

  • Breakfast
    • Mon - Fri7:00AM - 10:00AM
    • Sun8:00AM - 9:30AM
  • Brunch
    • Sat - Sun10:30AM - 2:00PM
  • Lunch
    • Mon - Fri10:45AM - 3:00PM
  • Dinner
    • Mon - Thu5:00PM - 7:30PM
    • Fri5:00PM - 8:30PM
    • Sat - Sun5:00PM - 8:00PM
  • Late Night
    • Mon - Thu8:00PM - 12:00AM

At Penland Dining Hall, we're proud to be a Level 3 Certified Green Restaurant by the Green Restaurant Association. Our commitment to sustainability means you can enjoy delicious, eco-friendly meals with a clear conscience. We strive to minimize our environmental footprint by sourcing locally, reducing waste, and conserving energy. Join us in making a positive impact on the planet while savoring our delectable dishes. Learn more about our green initiatives at


Welcome to Penland Crossroads, the ultimate dining experience on the first floor of Penland Residence Hall! Hungry? We've got you covered every day, with the largest range of serving stations on Baylor's campus. Choose from our specialty Smokehouse, Tex-Mex, Vegan, Deli, and a fresh bakery, to satisfy any craving. And if you're burning the midnight oil, don't worry - we're open until 12:30 a.m. Monday-Thursday. So, come on down to Penland Crossroads and let us take care of you!

For group reservations please contact the Hospitality Hub at 254.710.1361 or email:

Door rate prices:

Breakfast $7

Lunch $10.50

Dinner $11.75

2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice, but calorie needs vary. Additional nutrition information available upon request.

Contact Us

Questions? We're here to help!

Food Service Director

Kevin Merritt

Registered Dietitian

Taylor Beard

Find Us

1120 South 5th
Waco, TX 76706