Allergen and Special Diet Guide

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The K-State Student Union's goal is for you to have the best possible experience when you visit, and that includes dining! Whether it's breakfast, lunch or dinner, finding food that fits your dietary needs should be a breeze. Check out our list of gluten allergy and special diet-friendly foods you can find at the Union below!

Call Hall is not recommended for guests with dairy allergies or lactose intolerance. Toppings, ice cream mix-ins and cones may contain allergens. See detailed toppings ingredients below.

  • Banana – Banana
  • Blueberry Syrup – Blueberries, sugar, water, corn syrup, modified corn starch; contains less than 2% of: malic acid, sodium citrate, sodium benzoate (preservative), xanthan gum, carob bean gum, guar gum, natural flavor, propylene glycol
  • Butterscotch - Corn syrup, high fructose corn syrup, sweetened condensed skim milk, sugar; contains less than 2% of: water, salt, cream, disodium phosphate, pectin, natural and artificial flavors, Yellow 5, Yellow 6
  • Caramel - Corn syrup, high fructose corn syrup, sugar, condensed nonfat milk, heavy whipping cream, water, salt, pectin, artificial flavor, disodium phosphate
  • Cherry Syrup – Cherries, high fructose corn syrup, sugar, water, modified corn starch, citric acid, sodium citrate, natural flavors, sodium benzoate- a preservative, xanthan gum and artificial color (Red 40)
  • Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough - Unenriched wheat flour, sugar, margarine (palm oil, soybean oil, salt, mono and diglycerides, artificial flavor, colored with annatto, calcium disodium edta added as preservative, vitamin A palmitate added), chocolate chips (sugar, chocolate liquor, cocoa butter, soy lecithin [emulsifier], vanilla extract), brown sugar, natural flavor, salt, artificial flavor. (May contain milk, traces of peanuts, treenuts, eggs, soy and wheat
  • Chocolate Sprinkles – Sugar, hydrogenated palm kernel oil, cocoa powder (processed with alkali), corn starch, sunflower lecithin, natural & artificial flavor maltodextrin, vanillin, carnauba wax, cellulose gum
  • Chocolate Syrup – Corn syrup, water, high fructose corn syrup, cocoa (processed with alkali); contains less than 2% of: modified corn starch, caramel color, salt, potassium sorbate (preservative), artificial flavors
  • Chopped Butterfinger - Corn syrup, sugar, peanuts, vegetable oil (palm kernel and palm oil), peanut flour, nonfat milk; contains less than 2% of: cocoa, milk, salt, yellow corn flour, soy lecithin, natural flavor, annatto color
  • Chopped M&M’s – Milk chocolate (sugar, chocolate, skim milk, cocoa butter, lactose, milkfat, soy lecithin, salt, artificial and natural flavors), sugar, cornstarch; contains less than 1% of - corn syrup, dextrin, coloring (includes Blue 1 Lake, Yellow 6, Red 40, Yellow 5, Blue 1, Yellow 6 Lake, Red 40 Lake, Yellow 5 Lake, Blue 2 Lake, Blue 2), carnauba wax, gum acacia
  • Chopped Peanuts – Peanuts, dry roasted
  • Gummy Worms - Corn syrup, sugar, white grape juice from concentrate, gelatin, citric acid, sorbitol, natural & artificial flavors, carnauba wax, artificial colors (Red 40, Yellow 5, Yellow 6, Blue 1)
  • Heath Pieces - Milk chocolate, sugar, palm oil, dairy butter (milk), almonds, salt, artificial flavor, and soy lecithin
  • Hot Fudge – Corn syrup, nonfat milk, sugar, hydrogenated coconut oil, high fructose corn syrup, cocoa (processed with alkali); contains less than 2% of: whey, propylene glycol, sodium alginate, salt, disodium phosphate, whey protein concentrate, potassium sorbate (preservative), mono- and diglycerides, xanthan gum, artificial flavors, natural flavors
  • Malted Milk – Wheat flour and barley extracts, dry whole milk, salt, sodium bicarbonate. Made on equipment that also processed soy
  • Maraschino Cherries – Cherries, water, corn syrup, high fructose corn syrup, sugar, citric acid, natural and artificial flavors, preserved with sodium benzoate and potassium sorbate, Red 40, sulfur dioxide (preservative)
  • Nerds – Dextrose, sugar, malic acid; contains less than 2% of: corn syrup, natural flavors, carnauba wax, color added, carmine color, Blue 1 Lake, Blue 2 Lake, Red 40 Lake, Yellow 5, Yellow 6
  • Peanut Butter – Peanuts, cottonseed and/or peanut oil, high fructose corn syrup, salt
  • Pecan Pieces – Pecans, sugar, sunflower oil and/or cottonseed oil, salt
  • Pineapple – Pineapple, high fructose corn syrup, water, sugar; contains less than 2% of: propylene glycol, citric acid, xanthan gum, ascorbic acid, sodium benzoate (preservative), natural flavors
  • Protein Powder – Whey protein isolate (milk), soy lecithin
  • Purple Sprinkles – Sugar, hydrogenated palm kernel oil, corn starch, sunflower lecithin, FD&C colors #1 blue lake, red #3 dye, maltodextrin, vanillin, carnauba wax, cellulose gum
  • Oreo Pieces – Unbleached enriched flour (wheat flour, niacin, reduced iron, thiamin mononitrate {vitamin B1}, Riboflavin {vitamin B2}, Folic Acid), sugar, palm and/or canola oil, cocoa (processed with alkali), high fructose corn syrup, leavening (baking soda and/or calcium phosphate), salt, soy lecithin, chocolate, artificial flavor
  • Rainbow Sprinkles – Sugar, hydrogenated palm kernel oil, corn starch, sunflower lecithin, FD & C Colors (Yellow 6 Lake, Yellow 5 Lake, Blue 1 Lake, Red 40 Lake, Red 3 dye), maltodextrin, carnauba wax, vanillin, cellulose gum
  • Reese’s Pieces – Sugar, partially defatted peanuts, hydrogenated vegetable oil (palm kernel oil, soybean oil), corn syrup, dextrose; contains 2% or less of: palm kernel oil, artificial color (Yellow 5 Lake, Yellow 6 Lake, Red 40 Lake, Blue 1 Lake), salt, confectioner’s glaze, modified cornstarch, soy lecithin, vanillin, artificial flavor, carnauba wax, milk
  • Salted Caramel Truffle Cups – Sugar, palm kernel oil, corn syrup, sweetened condensed milk (milk, sugar), heavy cream (milk), milk, nonfat milk, cocoa processed with alkali, butter, hydrogenated palm oil, sea salt, soy, lecithin (an emulsifier), vanilla extract
  • Snickers Pieces - Milk chocolate (sugar, cocoa butter, chocolate, skim milk, lactose, milkfat, soy lecithin, artificial flavor), peanuts, corn syrup, sugar, palm oil, skim milk, lactose, partially hydrogenated soybean oil, salt, egg whites, artificial flavor
  • Strawberry Syrup – Strawberries, corn syrup, sugar, high fructose corn syrup, water; contains less than 2% of: modified corn starch, propylene glycol, xanthan gum, citric acid, sodium bicarbonate (preservative), Red 40, artificial flavors
  • Whipped Cream – Cream, milk, sugar, dextrose; contains less than 1% of: sorbitan monostearate, artificial flavor, carrageenan, mixed tocopherol (vitamin E) to protect flavor, propellant: nitrous oxide

Almost all Chick-fil-A products contain dairy, egg, soy and wheat. Guests with special dietary and allergy needs are encouraged to consider this before eating at Chick-fil-A. Find all Chick-fil-A allergen information here.

The following Chick-fil-A items contain tree nuts:

  • Greek Yogurt Parfait w/ Granola
  • Market Salad
  • SuperFood Side 

Gluten Sensitivity and Gluten Allergen Options

Please let your server know if you have a gluten allergy. They will mark it on your order when they send it to the kitchen to ensure your safety. Find the full JP's Fast Track menu here.

  • JP's chips | In-house made kettle chip style potato chip

Vegetarian Options

  • Black bean burger
  • Cheese pizza

Qdoba takes cross-contamination seriously during preparation, cooking and serving guests. The Qdoba line set up is designed to prevent cross-contamination of allergen items into other items. (Ex: dairy is always placed at the front, towards the server, as to not drip cheese into salsas.) Mention your allergies at the beginning of the line and Qdoba servers will be happy to re-wash their hands and change gloves.

Find all Qdoba allergen information here.

Contains wheat and gluten:

  • Crunchy Tortilla Flour Bowl
  • Seasoned Potatoes
  • Whole Wheat Flour Tortilla
  • Brownies (also soy and eggs, may contain tree nuts and peanuts)
  • Tortilla chips are fried in the same oil as the Crunchy Flour Taco Salad Bowls

May contain wheat and gluten:

  • Impossible Taco may contain wheat and gluten

Contains soy:

  • Ancho Chili BBQ Sauce
  • Brownies
  • Chocolate Chunk Cookie
  • Impossible Protein
  • Impossible Taco (may also contain wheat)
  • Impossible Bowl
  • Tortilla Soup

Contains Milk:

  • Ancho Chili BBQ Sauce
  • Chocolate Chunk Cookie
  • Picante Ranch Dressing
  • Mexican Caesar Dressing
  • Lite Sour Cream
  • Queso Diablo
  • Shredded Cheese
  • Three Cheese Queso
  • All Impossible Bowls

Contains eggs:

  • Brownies
  • Chocolate Chunk Cookie

May contain tree nuts:

  • Brownies
  • Chocolate Chunk Cookie

Vegetarian options:

All Qdoba menu items are vegetarian-friendly except for their meat-based proteins (beef, chicken and pork).

Vegan options:

  • Corn and flour tortillas
  • Black beans
  • Brown rice
  • Fajita vegetables
  • Guacamole
  • Impossible plant-based protein
  • Salsas, excluding Fiery Habanero
  • Pinto beans
  • Tortilla chips
  • White rice

No Qdoba items contain shellfish.

Radina's items are prepared and served in a gluten-abundant environment. Guests with gluten sensitivity or allergies are encouraged to consider this before eating at Radina's.

 Gluten Sensitivity and Gluten Allergen Options:

  • Ask for no bread with the Hummus Plate (garbanzo beans blended with tahini, garlic, lemon juice and olive oil, sprinkled with paprika).
  • Ask for no bread with salads.
  • Yogurt Parfait 

Vegetarian Options:

  • Ask for no meat on sandwiches.
  • Banana Bread
  • Chocolate Peanut Butter Scone
  • Cranberry Orange Walnut Scone
  • Fudgy Brownie
  • House Salad
  • Hummus Plate
  • Lemon Bread
  • Lemon Tart
  • Peanut Butter Bar
  • Poppy Seed Bread
  • Pumpkin Whoopie Pie
  • Strawberry Scone
  • Veggie Black Bean Burrito
  • Veggie Feta Quiche
  • Yogurt Parfait

Contains peanuts, tree nuts:

  • Chocolate Peanut Butter Scone
  • Peanut Butter Bar
  • Yogurt Parfait

Subway items are prepared and served in a gluten-abundant environment. Guests with gluten sensitivity or allergies are encouraged to consider this before eating at Subway. Find all Subway allergen information here.

Contains wheat and gluten:

  • All bread and wraps, excluding the gluten-free bread
  • All desserts, excluding the gluten-free brownie
  • All soups except Black Bean, Broccoli & Cheddar, Spicy Chicken Tortilla and Tomato Basil 
  • Chicken Enchilada 
  • Chicken Strips, Teriyaki Glazed
  • Falafel 
  • Meatballs & Marinara
  • Seafood Sensation
  • Veggie Patty (vegetarian) 
  • Vegan Patty (Malibu) 

Contains eggs:

  • All desserts except apple slices
  • Chicken Salad
  • Chipotle Southwest Sauce
  • Creamy Chicken & Dumpling Soup
  • Homestyle Chicken Noodle Soup
  • Orchard Chicken Salad
  • Croissant
  • Egg Salad
  • Gluten-free bread
  • Gorgonzola Sauce 
  • Honey Mustard Sauce, Fat-Free 
  • Mayonnaise, light and regular
  • Ranch dressing
  • Regular egg omelet
  • Egg white patty
  • Tuna
  • Savory Caesar Dressing
  • Seafood Sensation
  • Smoky Hickory Sauce 
  •  Thousand Island Dressing
  • Tzatziki Sauce 
  • Creamy Sriracha
  • Veggie Patty (vegetarian)

Contains milk/lactose:

  • Croissant 
  • Egg (Regular) Omelet
  • Egg White Patty
  • English Muffin
  • Flatbread, Artisan
  • Italian Herbs and Cheese Bread
  • Jalapeno Cheese/Cheddar Bread
  • Monterey Cheddar Bread
  • Parmesan Oregano Bread
  • Ultimate Cheesy Garlic Bread

Contains soy:

  • American Cheese, processed
  • BBQ Pulled Pork
  • BBQ Rib Patty
  • Chicken Enchilada
  • Chicken Salad
  • Chicken Strips, Buffalo Chicken
  • Egg Salad
  • Orchard Chicken Salad
  • Seafood Sensation
  • Veggie Patty (vegetarian)
  • Vegan Patty (Malibu)

Contains fish:

  • Savory Caesar Dressing
  • Seafood Sensation

Gluten Sensitivity and Gluten Allergen Options:

  • Chicken tenders with gluten-free breading for an extra $1.99
  • Allergy cutting boards are available upon request

Vegetarian Options:

  • You can order any of Union Kitchen's all-day breakfast options without meat
  • Vegetarian cutting boards are available upon request

Some Union Station by JP's items include nuts or seeds. These ingredients have been bolded for the convenience of guests with nut or seed allergies. See the full Union Station by JP's menu here.

Gluten Sensitivity and Gluten Allergen Options

Please let your server know if you have a gluten allergy. They will mark it on your order when they send it to the kitchen to ensure your safety.

Gluten sensitivity and gluten allergy-friendly entrées:

  • Salmon Power Plate | Pan-seared or blackened salmon served with Kansas sorghum pilaf and roosted root veggies (both sides are gluten-sensitive friendly).
  • Substitute a gluten-free bun for $1.50 when you order one of Union Station by JP's gourmet burgers.
  • Substitute a bed of spinach for the croissant on the Tropical Chicken Salad Sandwich.
  • Ask for no side of bread for salads.

Gluten sensitivity friendly sides:

  • JP's chips | In-house made kettle chip style potato chips
  • Caprese stack | heirloom tomato, fresh mozzarella and basil, finished with a porter-balsamic reduction
  • Fresh fruit bowl
  • Jicama slaw
  • Kansas sorghum
  • Roasted root veggies | beets, sweet potatoes, carrots and yukon potatoes, tossed in roasted garlic olive oil and seasoned with salt and pepper.
  • Smashed purple potatoes
  • Smoked baked beans

Vegetarian Options

  • Artisan Grilled Cheese | roasted garlic cream cheese, white cheddar, pepper jack and gruyère on rustic sourdough bread
  • Herbivore Salad | roasted root vegetables (beets, carrots, potatoes), cherry tomatoes, roasted sunflower seeds and fresh mozzarella on arugula mix; served with creamy curry dressing
  • Sunflower Salad (make vegetarian by asking for no chicken) | arugula and baby spinach topped with strawberry, kiwi, mango, orange, blueberries, candied pecans, roasted sunflower seeds, blueberry stilton cheese and smoked chicken; served with strawberry vinaigrette
  • Veggie West Burger: a mixture of black beans, bell pepper and seasonings, finished with a drizzle of chipotle mayo
  • Just Cheese, Please pizza: a 5-cheese blend over house-made sauce.
  • 1863 pizza: caramelized onion, blistered cherry tomato, kalamata olive, wild mushroom, roasted garlic, cream cheese, fresh mozzarella, cheese blend and arugula; topped with red wine reduction.
  • Veggie pizza: mushroom, red onion, bell pepper and black olive.