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Cowan Dining Commons

600 W Walnut St, Danville, KY 40422-1309
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good14%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible14%
5 Sep 2018
“Very Good Food - Well Done”
5 Mar 2018
“Good Eats”
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$$ - $$$
600 W Walnut St, Danville, KY 40422-1309
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Reviewed September 5, 2018

I was on campus for an event and our host took us here for dinner. I was very pleased with the quality of the food. It is very good. I found them to have a wide selection of food - both traditional college food and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank JeffBreedlove
Reviewed March 5, 2018

Great place for lunch. A group of us go often for lunch. The food is good and the variety is great. Located on a beautiful college campus.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Benny P
Reviewed August 20, 2015

The cashier Sue is fantastic. Everybody (the Centre College Students, the Centre College Faculty, the Centre College Staff and Visitors to the Campus) loves Sue. Most of the Cowan staff is friendly and helpful, as with any place there are a few exceptions to the...More

Date of visit: May 2015
Thank 642charlottem
Reviewed July 16, 2015

Dining here with groups that were celebrating a certain occasion. The food was catered by Center College especially for the gathering. Good, too.

Date of visit: February 2015
Thank 873sue
Reviewed March 11, 2012

I'm fairly sure the only other comment for this place is a joke, especially since they call the food "Armenian." This is the local college's cafeteria and everything served is of very poor quality. The workers are slow and often rude. The dishwasher must not...More

Date of visit: August 2011
Thank ToTNandBeyond
Reviewed February 4, 2012

Would have never thought to visit the college for such delicious food!

Thank Cgs728
Reviewed November 19, 2011

"The Commons" as it is known by the students at Centre College, is a buffet but the servers on the lines are extremly helpfull and courtious. The food quality is the best and is prepared to prefection. There are several lines to choose from, including...More

Date of visit: November 2011
3  Thank Rod B
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  • Address: 600 W Walnut St, Danville, KY 40422-1309
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Danville
This is Centre College's dining facility. Centre is considered the Haevard of the south. The college invites diners to eat in the commons.
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