Facilities and Dining
Cohen Commons Faculty and Staff Dining Room

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The Jerome B. Cohen Commons Dining Room is open to all Northwestern faculty, staff, and engineering graduate students for lunchtime dining.  No children.

Spring Dining Hours

Monday - Friday

11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Faculty & Staff Dining Only

1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Graduate Student, Faculty & Staff Dining 

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Room L482, Fourth floor north
Technological Institute
2145 Sheridan Road

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MONDAY, March 27

Cold Display: Farro Salad with Garden Vegetables, Green Onion & Tomato Hummus with Pita, 
Mixed Greens, Fresh Fruit
Soup: Vegetarian Lentil and Spinach
Entree: Chicken Marsala
Accompaniment: Grilled Squash, Red Pepper Risotto
Griddle:  Roasted Vegetable Flatbread
Dessert: Vanilla Cappuccino Brownie, Cannoli

TUESDAY, March 28

Cold Display: Muffuletta Sandwich, Pesto Pasta Salad
Mixed Greens, Fresh Fruit
Soup: Chili Bean
Entree: Chicken Tacos, Vegetarian Tacos
Accompaniment: Fajita Vegetables, Mexican Rice with Plantains
Griddle: Baja Beef Sandwich
Dessert: Tres Leches Cupcake, Sweet Cinnamon Brownie

WEDNESDAY, march 29

Cold Display: Tarragon Potato Salad, Cheese Display with Crackers, 
Mixed Greens, Fresh Fruit
Soup: Curried Butternut Squash
Entree: Meat Lasagna, Spinach Blanco Lasagna
Accompaniment: Herb Broiled Tomatoes
Griddle: Wild Mushroom and Pesto Flatbread
Dessert: Chocolate Chunk Supreme Cookie, New York Cheesecake with Cherry Coulis

THURSDAY, March 30

Cold Display: Grilled Vegetable Wrap, Asparagus Salad with Fennel and Grapes,
Mixed Greens, Fresh Fruit
Soup: Garden Vegetable
Entree: Thai Beef Curry
Accompaniment: Saffron Rice, Balsamic Grilled Eggplant
Griddle: Sausage Pizza
Dessert: Cookies & Cream Cupcakes, Turtle Chai Latte Brownie

FRIDAY, March 31

Cold Display: Ginger Sesame Chicken Salad, Grilled Vegetables, Mixed Greens, Fresh Fruit
Soup: Creamy Carrot and Ginger
Entree: Cod Cakes
Accompaniment: Garlic Roasted Potatoes, Sautéed Garden Vegetables
Griddle: Napa Valley Pizzette
Dessert: Chocolate Almond Ganache Cake, White Chocolate and Cranberry Cookies

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Lunchtime Reservations

Reservations are not required for individuals or small groups.

To reserve a dining area for groups of four or more, please make your reservation at least 48 hours in advance. Email cohen.commons@northwestern.edu or call 1-5550 to reserve a table.

Private Events

The Cohen Commons Space may be reserved for private events outside of normal lunch hours.

View our space usage guidelines

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Payment Options

Lunch is $10 per person. Cohen Commons accepts cash, Visa, Mastercard, American Express, or meal vouchers.

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Meal Vouchers

Meal vouchers can be obtained by e-mailing cohen.commons@northwestern.edu.

Please provide a chartstring and the number of vouchers you would like.  Please allow 48 hours to process your meal voucher request.