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Rathskeller Dining Concourse

The Rathskeller is a place for students to grab a quick meal mid-day on into the late evening hours. Whether it's a sub sandwich, burger and fries, or pizza craving, the Rathskeller is the place to go! Also, don't forget that Father's Marketplace is also located on the 1st floor of the Rensselaer Student Union. During the week, Father's Marketplace is home to AFC Sushi featuring fresh sushi made daily and hot rice bowls.

Rathskeller Food Options

Available Monday-Sunday, 11:00 AM - 12:00 AM

For more information and menus, visit the Rensselaer Dining Services website or follow them on Twitter @rensselaerds.


Collar City Sliders LogoCollar City Sliders

Collar City Sliders is one of the newest offerings on campus featuring all-beef hand crafted patties, veggie burgers on whole grain buns, hand cut French Fries and beer battered onion rings. Choose from a multitude of toppings including grilled mushrooms, bacon, fried onions, and more!

Regular Hours of Operation:
Monday–Sunday, 11:00AM – 2:00AM


Cusato's Pizzeria LogoCusato's Pizzeria

Cusato's Pizzeria offers authentic Italian pizza, either by the slice or by the pie. In addition, mozzarella sticks, fried ravioli, chicken wings, mac 'n cheese bites, and cannolis are available for purchase.

To order a whole pie for pick-up, please call 518-276-3792. For catered events, please call 518-276-6703 or visit Flavours by Rensselaer Dining Services.

Regular Hours of Operation:
Monday–Sunday, 11:00AM – 2:00AM


Thunder Mountain Curry LogoThunder Mountain Curry

​Local favorite Thunder Mountain Curry was introduced to the Union in 2008 by popular student demand. Inventive options available include chicken curry, pad thai noodles, thai vegetable stir fry, pork dumplings, rice, and an assortment of unique drinks (like mango lassi).

Regular Hours of Operation:
Monday–Friday, 11:00AM – 3:00PM
Saturday–Sunday, closed



The Halal Shack LogoThe Halal Shack

Inspired by New York City street food and cultivated through a life time of exquisite and authentic Afghan cuisine, The Halal Shack combines the best of Mediterranean and Middle Eastern flavors with a classic American spin for an experience that can only be described as pure deliciousness! Our mission is to unite cultures and peoples through food, one sauce’n meal at a time.

Regular Hours of Operation:
Monday–Friday, 5:00PM – 11:00PM
Saturday–Sunday, 12:00PM – 11:00PM



Late Night Dining

You can now use your meal swipes from 9 PM –2 AM in the Rathskellar! Your meal swipe is worth up to $8.80 in total value toward your purchase after 9:00 PM in the Rathskellar. You can use one swipe per night in the Rathskellar, and if your purchase is over $8.80 you must pay the difference using Flex, Rad, Cash or Credit. If the purchase is under $8.80, no change will be given.

Operating Hours

Monday - Sunday:
11:00 am-2:00 am


Rensselaer Union, 1st Floor

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