Chabad Cafe

We are thrilled to announce that Chabad is now providing a comprehensive Kosher meal plan, prepared freshly by our in-house chef. This offering is available to students, visitors, locals, and everyone alike. 

Brunch and Dinner

Monday - Thursday:
Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Breakfast and Lunch

You can purchase a full Kosher meal plan through Chabad. You can choose to enroll on a semester basis or purchase a single meal at the Chabad Cafe.

Purchase your meal plan →

This meal plan is also affiliated with University Private Certified Housing. If you reside in a different dormitory, you have the option to acquire a meal plan at Chabad, which aligns with University regulations.



Chabad Catering & Shabbat to Go

Are you interested in creating a Shabbat meal for your family or hosting guests but don't feel like cooking? Do you wish to enhance your meal with fresh Shabbat foods?

We're thrilled to announce that Chabad Kosher Catering is here to help! We now provide "Shabbat to Go" catering for our local community.

Order your Shabbat to Go →

Hosting? Celebrating? We can cater you next event, email [email protected] for more info.



Lincoln Avenue Dining Hall

In partnership with Illini Chabad, the University of Illinois presents Kosher meal offerings at Allen Hall/LAR Residence Hall, under the supervision of Chabad's Rabbi Dovid Tiechtel. Lunch is served from Monday to Thursday between 11:00 AM and 2:00 PM, while dinner is available on Sunday (Monday)-Thursday from 4:45 PM to 6:15 PM, featuring a cafeteria-style hot meal setup. The dining setup is buffet style, with Gluten-Free choices also provided.

You have the option to utilize your i-card for meal credits or make payments at the reception. Additional details can be found here.

This service is open to both students and the general public.


Kosher at Bromley Hall

Second Friday of every Month, Kosher hot lunch at Bromley Hall.


Basketball Games

During Basketball we will be back with Kosher dogs at the games!


Sunday Services & Breakfast

Join Shacharit morning services Sunday through Friday and enjoy a free breakfast following services


Convenience Store

57 North at IKE

57 North store at IKE sells a variety of food and many kosher products including:

  • Deli style sliced meat: Turkey Pastrami & Smoked Turkey Breast
  • Hot Dog packs
  • Microwave Dinners
  • Ramen Noodle Soup
  • Personal Sized Parve Pizza
  • Ice Cream Bars
  • Sodas and drinks


Grocery Stores

Please note, if there are any items that you cannot find, and you are interested in seeing, please let us know, we are constantly working with these stores to improve and enlarge the kosher availability in C-U and central Illinois.


Gordon Food Service Store - Champaign

GFS carries a line of Kosher items, many dry goods, many in bulk.
502 West Town Center Boulevard
Champaign, IL 61822
(217) 356-3056


Kosher Wine

Binny's Beverage Depot - Champaign

Binny's, carries a huge selection of Kosher wine for Passover and year round. Wines from Israel and all around the world.
802 Town Center Blvd
Champaign, IL 61822
(217) 355-0625


Friar Tuck

1333 Savoy Plaza Ln
Savoy, IL 61874
(217) 355-7933