In lieu of box lunches, conference guests may purchase passes for lunch at Baylor dining halls on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and/or Saturday. The cost of one lunch is $7.75. Guests are granted access to an all-you-can-eat buffet including a large variety of fresh salads, burgers, made-to-order pasta, seafood, stir-fry, desserts, and a wide array of beverages. Guests can choose from two dining halls located near the two Baylor music buildings.
These pre-purchased lunch pass can be used at 1845 Memorial dining hall on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, and at The Penland Crossroads dining hall on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. Please see below for dining hall hours, locations, and links to daily menus.
Hours: Thursday and Friday from 11am-2pm
Location: Baylor Campus, across from Founders Mall, 1425 S. 8th St. (closest proximity to Waco Hall)
Info: 1845 Memorial is open on weekdays. Whether you fancy crisp, fresh salads loaded with all the fixins, or hearty, country fried steak topped with mashed potatoes smothered in hot gravy, 1845 at Memorial is the place to satisfy your appetite.
The Penland Crossroads
Hours: Thursday and Friday from 10:45am-3:00pm and Saturday from 10:45am-2:00pm
Location: Baylor Campus, first floor of Penland Residence Hall, 1120 S. 5th St. (closest proximity to McCrary Music Building)
Info: The Penland Crossroads is open all week and on the weekends. It is the largest food court on the Baylor University campus. Fully equipped to satisfy your hunger needs, Penland features a variety of serving stations including a smokehouse, Mexican and Mediterranean cuisine, a deli, and for the sweet tooth a fresh bakery.
Information on restaurants near the Baylor campus can be found here:https://wacoheartoftexas.com/category/dining/.