Welcome to Ibby's
Ibby’s is nestled at the heart of the campus of Washington University in St. Louis in the Danforth University Center. The unique campus bistro offers foods that are simple, fresh and inspired by the seasons; focusing on regional products prepared with classical cooking techniques by Chef David Rushing.
With a focus on sustainable and locally-sourced ingredients, Ibby's offers a delightful, fresh, daily-changing buffet and ala carte menu that encompasses all of your lunch needs, whether you have time for just a quick stop or a leisurely meal. During dinner hours, the seasonal menu includes soups, salads, starters, entreés, alcoholic beverages and coffee. Creative, house-made desserts are popular as well!
A Campus Bistro
The campus bistro serves as a unique dining experience honoring Ibby Danforth and is prized by the students as well as faculty, staff and community. The space was named after Chancellor Emeritus William H. Danforth’s late wife, Ibby, in honor of her dedication and support of WUSTL on campus, in St. Louis, and around the world. Ibby’s warmth, intelligence, compassion and strength, coupled with the immense actions and efforts of Chancellor Danforth, has left a lasting impact on WUSTL.
An Exciting Place
Ibby’s offers live jazz on Wednesday evenings and an intimate, flexible space convenient for your private event needs any day of the week. During the warmer months, the outdoor patio is the perfect place for your neighborhood gatherings, birthday parties, corporate events, showers and more. Call today to inquire about booking events any day of the week.
Whether you are looking for a full dining experience or for coffee and a homemade dessert, Ibby’s is your destination … just footsteps away!