Parkhurst Dining Services

Arcadia University Dining Services, operated by Parkhurst Dining, provides flexible meal plan options for all students including resident, commuter and apartment residents.

Dining Hall

  • Located in the Dining Complex, next to Dilworth Hall.
  • Open Monday-Friday for Lunch and Dinner, and on Saturday and Sundays for Brunch and Dinner.
  • Offers from scratch made meals daily including freshly made pizza dough.

The Chat

  • Located in the University Commons.
  • Open Monday-Friday for Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Late Night Dinner.
  • Meal Exchange and Cash Equivalency are available for all meals at this location.
  • Don’t forget to stop in and grab a F’real Milkshake or one of “On-the-Go Sandwich or Salad selections.

Easton Café

  • Located in Easton Hall, between Brubaker Hall and the Health Sciences Building.
  • Enjoy a Starbucks Coffee Drink or one of the delicious freshly prepared baked goods by the Easton Pond.

Hours of Operation

Dining Hall

Monday - Friday

  • Lunch: 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • Light Lunch: 2 – 4 p.m.
  • Dinner: 4 – 7 p.m. (6:30 p.m. on Friday)

Saturday - Sunday

  • Brunch: 10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • Dinner: 4 – 6 p.m.
The Chat

Monday – Friday, 7:30 a.m. – Midnight. Meal Exchange Hours:

  • Breakfast:  7:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
  • Lunch: 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Dinner: 4 p.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Late Night: 7 p.m. - 10 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday, 2 p.m. – midnight. Meal Exchange Hours:

  • Lunch: 2-4 p.m.
  • Dinner: 4-7 p.m.
  • Late Night: 7-10 p.m.

By Design Station closes at 8 p.m. daily.

Easton Hall Café
  • Monday – Thursday, 7:30 a.m. – 9 p.m.
  • Friday, 7:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Faculty & Staff Dining Room
  • Monday – Friday, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • Located at the back of the Dining Hall in the Patio Room.

Contact Our Staff

Tom Benfield General Manager x2096 benfieldt@arcadia.edu
Brittany Muthard Director of Retail Operations x2311 muthardb@arcadia.edu
Wil Plumley  Executive Chef x2310 plumleyw@arcadia.edu
Mary Elizabeth Gantz Director of Catering x2556 gantzm@arcadia.edu
Dee Israel  Administrative Assistant  x2052 israeld@arcadia.edu