Individuals are responsible for their own lunch plans. Numerous restaurants, fast food establishments, etc. are near the Mall Auditorium. One Shell Plaza is located at 910 Louisiana Street, bounded by Smith, Walker, and McKinney Streets. Surface parking is available across the street and underground parking is available two blocks north at 600 Capital Street (west of Jones Hall). One Shell Plaza is accessible via the tunnel from the underground parking location. The Mall Auditorium is located in the tunnel level.
An alternateive to driving/parking downtown is Metro Park & Ride into downtown. Park & Ride locations and schedules may be found on Metro''s website, www.ridemetro.org. Costs range from $1.50 to $3.50, one-way, depending on the P&R location. Exact change is required.