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Pappy's Sweet Shop

Original in 1927 and still original today.

Step back into the past with a visit to Pappy's, the Original Sweet Shop. Established in 1927, Pappy's has been a favorite spot for students since its beginning. Located in the Union Commons, ground floor Purdue Memorial Union. Pappy's is home to The Wall of Fame Burger. A burger for big appetites.

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Pappy's proudly serves Nathan's Famous Hot Dogs. Stop by and try one with your favorite toppings.

Enjoy a variety of menu items at Pappy's. You'll find favorites like buttermilk pancakes or biscuits and gravy, burgers, fries, grilled cheese and more — each offered at an affordable price.

Pappy's soda fountain features ice cream creations; including shakes, malts, cones and sundaes each made with the original Purdue Creamery recipe ice cream.

Pappy's ice cream is also packaged in pints for your convenience. Take some home! 

Attention Meal Plan Holders!

Pappy's will not be accepting Dining Meal Swipes during the dinner period Thursday, March 1, 2018.

Join us for a Throwback Party on March 1st, from 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.!

Attention Meal Plan Holders - You can eat at Pappy's for a Meal Swipe*!

Meal Deals

1 Basket or Breakfast + 1 Beverage = 1 Meal Swipe*

Baskets (Pick One)

Cheeseburger Basket
Chicken Tenders Basket
Grilled Chicken Sandwich Basket
Veggie Burger Basket

Regular Fries
24 oz. Fountain Beverage

Biscuits and Gravy

Hash Brown Triangle
Coffee, Milk, or 24 oz. Fountain Beverage

*No substitutions. Valid only Monday - Thursday, 4:30 - close. Options subject to change.
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Contact Information

Location 101 N Grant St
West Lafayette, IN 47906
Phone (765) 494-8948


Acceptable Methods of Payment

Dining Dollars
Refund Policy