Sandwiches & Burgers
5th Street Wine & Deli
416 East Fifth Street, Dayton, OH 45402
Description: Located in the heart of the Oregon District, this restaurant serves meals only using the freshest ingredients. Breakfast and lunch style sandwiches are available all day, making it a perfect brunch location. Get off campus and try something new!
Brixx Ice Company
500 East First Street, Dayton, OH 45402
Description: Brixx is located in Downtown Dayton across from Fifth Third Field and provides great food in a great atmosphere. It is available for private events, which is convenient for student organizations looking to get their groups off campus, and has live trivia every Thursday night which is a blast! Brixx is definitely worth the trip downtown!
Cold Beer & Cheeseburgers
33 South Jefferson Street, Dayton, OH 45402
Description: This restaurant and bar has more to offer than its title states. It has the feel of a sports bar with the typical menu consisting of burgers, fries, chili, and wings—to name a few items.This is a casual and inexpensive place to stop during a day downtown, or would be an attractive venue for a social event for a campus group.
The Deli Market
32 Webster Street, Dayton, OH 45402
Description: A cute sandwich shop just across from Second Street Market. Great food and a great place to relax after the hustle and bustle of the Market.
The Flying Dog
111 East Monument Avenue, Dayton, OH 45402
Phone: (937) 281-1333
936 Brown Street, Dayton, OH 45409
Description: Ladder 11, a firehouse turned restaurant, provides a menu of wide selection along with a great atmosphere. Not only is this a great place to get lunch or dinner, but Ladder 11 also provides frequent live entertainment and a full service bar. This restaurant is close to UD and the perfect location to bring your family and friends!
1375 E. Stroop Road, Dayton, OH 45429
Description: This local restaurant has two great restaurants right next to each other. One is a sit down restaurant and next door a more casual deli perfect for lunch.
1820 Brown Street Dayton, OH 45409
Description: Voted the best pizza in Dayton for 2013, Milano's is a UD favorite. Located just off campus, Milano's serves great pizza and subs with bread that is made fresh daily. Because it's so close to campus, this restaurant is a top pick for families during move-ins, move-outs, and family weekend. If you haven't been yet, you definitely need to stop in for a visit--you won't be disappointed!
336 East Fifth Street, Dayton, OH 45402
Description: Located in the heart of the Dayton’s first historical district, this grille and tavern features live music and great daily specials and activities such as half price pizza and live trivia.
Smokin’, a BBQ Joint
200 East Fifth Street, Dayton, OH 45402
Description: It’s Dayton's most famous BBQ joint for a reason and it’s open late.
The Southern Belle Tavern
134 North Patterson Boulevard, Dayton, OH 45402
Description: This friendly and diverse tavern offers lots to do such as pool tables, darts, and pinball. Enjoy a cold beer and a good time with friends!
The Stage Door Musical Bar
44 North Jefferson Street, Dayton, OH 45402
Description: Musical bar, prides itself on being selective, so get dressed up. $2 cover after 8:00pm on weeknights, $3 on weekend nights.
Tanks Bar & Grill
2033 Wayne Ave. Dayton, OH 45410
Description: This local bar is known for their burgers and breakfasts.
The Trolley Stop
530 East Fifth Street, Dayton, OH 45402
Description: In the daytime, a casual, relaxed Neighborhood Tavern. You can relax on a lovely Patio, use our free WiFi, have your fill of great food and great beer. It heats up at night with live music – come for an old time acoustic jam, an open mic night, and 2 nights of great local & regional music.
454 East Fifth Street, Dayton, Ohio
Monday-Saturday 10:00 am - 2:30 am
Sunday 11:00 am-2:30 am
Description: The Tumbleweed Connection has 2 bars: one situated in the middle of the building and a smaller one upstairs on the balcony overlooking 5th Street in the Oregon District. It has a large stage to accommodate both smaller acoustic shows and bands with numerous members in which to entertain you 4 nights a week. Last, it has a number of TVs on our lower level to watch your favorite sports and a state of the art jukebox for your top tunes!
Webster Station Bar & Grill
300 East Third Street, Dayton, OH 45402
Description: Casual bar food and special live entertainment.