Cornell Dining has earned its reputation as one of the best college dining services in the country. In addition to numerous on-campus cash à la carte facilities, Cornell Dining offers a wide variety of meal plans, ranging from five meals a week to a full-board plan. Students can choose a meal plan that suits their lifestyles and budgets.
Hours of operation are subject to change, especially during summer and intersession.
Ithaca is home to more restaurants per capita than New York City and is known among foodies for its emphasis on locally and organically grown food. See full Ithaca restaurant offerings.
Ithaca has numerous chain grocery stores, including Wegmans, Tops Friendly Markets, and P&C Fresh, as well as natural food and specialty/ethnic food stores, and the Ithaca Farmers’ Market.