Attention: Due to current events (coronavirus) the refectories and cafeterias of the Studentenwerk Freiburg will close from Tuesday, March 17th until Sunday, April 19th.

All current information about the Coronavirus can be found here.

Mensa Institutsviertel

As well as the daily menu, Mensa Institutsviertel offers two large self-service areas with salad bars, a buffet area with grill and wok where your meals are prepared in front of your eyes, a special offer counter and an antipasti buffet for those with a smaller appetite.

Children under 10 years old receive a child’s plate completely free with an adult meal.


In the family area children, students and employees can either eat alone or together. It is also a place for children to play and parents to relax.

Info: Easy access to the Mensa Institutsviertel

On the ground floor of the Mensa a Service Point Counter and a lounge area with sofas.