Dining Options - Fast Food

Fast Food

Fast food restaurants in Centre County are almost all national or regional chains focused on delivering food quickly, as customers wait in line or use a drive-through window while in their car.

Examples include places like McDonald’s, Wendy’s, Burger King, Chik-fil-A, and Jersey Mike’s Subs.

There are quite a few fast food restaurants in Centre County. Here we’ll include a sampling from around the region but we won’t hit every one.

Think about the place at which you work. Do you know every restaurant that’s around it? If one of your customers says they want to visit a different town, do you know what’s there?

Check out the following pages to get acquainted with some of the options and discover where your customers can find a quick bite to eat in Centre County:

Jersey Mikes Subs logo

Jersey Mike's Subs

Hot and cold subs made right in front of you from fresh-cut meats and cheeses.

Price Range: $

Two locations:
2009 N. Atherton Street,
Suite 100
State College

128 S Allen St,
State College

Panera Bread logo

Panera Bread

Handcrafted, artisan breads baked in each bakery-cafe every morning from fresh dough. Fresh, great tasting food made from the highest quality ingredients.

Price Range: $$ - $$$

Two locations:
148 S. Allen St.
State College, PA 16801
Phone: 814-867-8883
Fax: 814-867-8843

1613 N Atherton St
State College, PA 16803


Penn State Hub Dining logo

Hub Dining

There are 11 fast food restaurant options all housed in a food court area of the lower level of the Hub Robeson center on the Penn State campus. Food genres include: Burritos, Chick-fil-A, Soups and Salads, Starbucks, Jamba Juice, and more.

Price Range: $

Ground level and First Floor of the HUB Robeson Building, Central Campus, PSU

McDonalds logo


Burgers and fries, shakes, breakfast sandwiches

Price Range: $

Three Locations:
442 E. College Ave,
State College

1615 North Atherton,
State College

2153 South Atherton,
State College

802 N. Eagle Valley Road,

Burger King logo

Burger King

Home of the world-famous grilled Whopper along with many other sandwiches, fries, chicken nuggets and chicken fries and shakes.

Price Range: $

521 University Drive,
State College

901 East Bishop Street,

Jimmy Johns logo

Jimmy John's

Delicious gourmet sandwiches on home-made french bread, made "Freaky Fast" before your eyes.

Price Range: $

434 East College Ave.,
State College

Taco Bell logo

Taco Bell

Southwest-inspired fast food, including tacos, burritos, chalupas, and salads. 

Price Range: $

Two Locations:
310 East College Ave,
State College

Hills Plaza, 100 Rolling Ridge Dr.,
State College

Wendys logo


Fresh-grilled burgers and fries, chicken sandwiches, chili.

Price Range: $

1610 N. Atherton,
State College

Chik-Fil-A logo


The originator of the fast-food chicken sandwich, now grilled or fried. Waffle fries, shakes, chicken nuggets, desserts. 

Price Range: $

1938 N Atherton St,
State College, PA

Dairy Queen logo

Dairy Queen

Ice cream focused restaurant serving the famous Blizzard treat, with flame-grilled sandwiches and fries.

Price Range: $

310 W Aaron Dr,
State College

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