Visiting Morgantown

To help you with your stay in Morgantown, we have provided some information about parking on the WVU Downtown Campus and dining in the area, as well as a number for a taxi service.


The following parking options are all located on the WVU Downtown Campus. Limited meter parking may also be available in downtown Morgantown over the weekend.

Visitor Parking
Free for the Weekend with a Visitor Pass

Visitors may be able to request a visitor parking permit. Generally, weekend permits for visitors are free. In order to obtain a visitor permit, you will need to call 304-293-5502.

WVU Transportation & Parking

Mountainlair Parking Garage
$1.25 an hour until 8:30pm Friday; Free all day Saturday and Sunday

The Mountainlair garage is located near both of the venues for the #EJAPSymposium, Colson Hall Room 130 and the Rhododendron Room (IN the Mountainlair). On Friday, the Mountainlair garage costs $1.25 until 8:30pm for parking. On Saturday and Sunday, it is free to park in the garage.

Parking Lot 7
Free after 5pm on Friday; Free all day Saturday and Sunday

Parking lot 7 will require a permit until 5:00pm on Friday. After 5:00pm, the lot is free for all visitors. On Saturday and Sunday, lot 7 is free.

 Dining in Downtown Morgantown

Local restaurants are listed in alphabetical order. Many chain restaurants are also downtown.

Black Bear Burrito

Burrito restaurant. Vegetarian-friendly.
132 Pleasant St

Blue Moose Café

Coffee shop and restaurant with free WiFi.
248 Walnut St. (on the corner of Walnut and Spruce).

Boston Beanery

Similar fare to an Applebee’s or a Ruby Tuesday.
321 High St.
Coupons available online at

Café Bacchus

Fine dining. Reservations necessary.
76 High St.

Casa D’Amici

Great pizza and calzones.
485 High St.

Chaang Thai

Thai food.
361 High St.‎


Nothing but excellent cupcakes.
194 Willey St.

Daily Grind

Coffee Shop. Cold Sandwiches.
168 Willey St.

Dirty Bird

Fried chicken.
301 High St.

Gibbie’s Pub and Eatery

Bar and Grille.
368 High St.‎

Lavender Café

“Best Chinese food in Morgantown!” (According to Jason Kapcala of the English dept.)
247 Beechurst Ave.

Mediterranean Market and Deli

Mediterranean fare.
350 High St.

Nick’s Canteen

Privately owned sandwich shop.
514 N. High St.

Taxi Services

Yellow Cab Taxi

(304) 292-7441


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