Eating Lunch on the Go: The 5 Minute Lunch at the GMRENCEN

Some days you just can’t catch a break – and by that we mean a lunch break. When your work day consists of endless to-do lists and meetings, taking a break to eat lunch isn’t always an option. To better help your productivity, and your stomach grumbles, we’ve put together a list of places in the GMRENCEN that offer grab and go lunches.


Birmingham Deli


You can find Birmingham Deli just a short walk away in Level 2 of the Millender Center. They offer salads, subs, wraps and pitas, along with warm options like soup, hotdogs and nachos. Next time you are coming to or from the tunnel connecting the GMRENCEN to the Millender Center, stop in and grab quick post meeting lunch.




Gourmet Deli


Don’t let the name fool you, Gourmet Deli offers more than your typical run-of-the-mill deli. They offer a wide lunch menu, including sandwiches, pizzas, wraps, soups and full salad bar. If you want a treat after lunch, Gourmet Deli makes cakes, cheesecakes and cookies baked fresh daily.



Panera Bread


At Panera Bread you can get a healthy lunch in no time. Use their app or visit their website to place a Rapid Pick-Up order. Choose your food, what time you want it and then head down to the Wintergarden. Your food will be ready to grab and go by the time you get there.



Potbelly Sandwich Works


Found in Level 1 of Tower 300, Potbelly is another restaurant in the GMRENCEN that offers an order and pay ahead option through their website. Next time you’re in the mood for a warm sub, consider Potbelly for quick and tasty option.



Presto Gourmet Deli


Located next to Andiamo Detroit Riverfront on Level A of the Wintergarden, Presto Gourmet Deli features delicious lunches and ready-to-go Italian dishes. You can choose from a wide assortment of sandwiches, salads, soups and more.



What is your favorite grab and go lunch spot in the GMRENCEN? Let us know in the comments.