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Dining Services

Kanbar Campus Center 101
215.951.2924
Fax: 215.951.2615

Email: diningservices@PhilaU.edu
www.philau.edu/dining

Philadelphia University Dining Services, in partnership with Parkhurst Dining Services, is committed to providing you with a superb dining experience. We are excited for you to try our food that is alive with flavor and nutrition, prepared from scratch, using only the freshest and highest quality ingredients!

In the Ravenhill Dining Hall (in the Ravenhill Campus), you'll be able to enjoy creations from all over the world at Bravisimo and have fresh dough pizzas at Pepperazzi's. You will also enjoy delicious fresh salads, mouth watering deli sandwiches, fresh stock soups and favorite homemade cooked foods.

The Kanbar Campus Center (Main Campus) offers two locations for your convenience. Common Thread, on the lower level, will offer you fresh burgers and hand cut french fries along with Philadelphia Cheesesteaks and other favorites at the grill. The deli will offer home roasted turkey and roast beef, along with other mouthwatering deli favorites and sides. You can also purchase homemade fresh stock soups, market salads, baked pastas and entrees cooked to order.

Ted's, located on the main level, will offer your favorite On the Go! and convenience items in the C - store, along with Fresh Dough Pizzas, Hot Subs, Starbucks Coffee, Hershey's Ice Cream, and fresh baked products for your enjoyment.

In addition to providing great tasting food, we offer menu items that satisfy a variety of dietary needs. A focus on wellness and healthful food choices prevail throughout the dining venues. We look forward to listening to you and responding to each of your requests. Your feedback is valuable as we design custom menus for our University.

In partnership with Parkhurst Dining Services, we look forward to renewed energy, enthusiasm and creativity in our dining service program here at Philadelphia University. As a regional company, Parkhurst takes pride in being unique in the industry by building personal relationships through the exceptional culinary experiences that they provide for all of its guests.

Parkhurst Dining Services is proud of its reputation for serving fresh, high quality food prepared from scratch using authentic ingredients. Our menu items are prepared in small batches by experienced chefs to ensure freshness and outstanding taste.

Parkhurst understands that the Philadelphia University campus community is unique. We understand that food service is an important part of your experience and we are very excited about being part of those experiences with you!

Ravenhill Dining Hall

Monday through Friday

Breakfast 7:15 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
Continental 10:15 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Lunch 11:00a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Lite Lunch 2:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Dinner 4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Friday Dinner  
4:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
 

Late night service is Sunday to Thursday – 8:00 p.m. - Midnight

Saturday and Sunday

Brunch 10:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Lite Lunch 2:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Dinner 4:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Common Thread

Breakfast   (Monday - Friday) 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Lunch (Monday - Thursday) 11:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
(Friday ) 11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Dinner  (Monday - Thursday) 4:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
(Friday)  Closed
(Saturday and Sunday) Closed
 

Ted's

Monday - Friday 7:30 a.m. - 12:00 midnight
Saturday and Sunday 12:00 Noon. - 12:00 midnight

                                

Ted's Convenience Store

Monday - Friday 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday 12:00 noon - 5:00 p.m.

 

Tuttleman Cafe©

Monday - Thursday  7:45 a.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Friday 7:45 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

                                                                                        

Meal Plan Options

19 meal plan

This meal plan provides the most flexibility and is clearly the "best value."  It includes all 19 meals served during the week (breakfast, lunch and dinner on weekdays, brunch and dinner on weekends.), plus $100 on students' Campus Card account per semester along with Seven (7) guest passes for Ravenhill Dining Hall per semester.  The meal plan runs seven days a week and may be used in the Ravenhill Dining Hall or for its cash equivalency in the Common Thread, Ted's or Tuttleman.

 

Enhanced 19 Meal Plan – “Best Value Plan”

All the same value as the 19 meal plan, but with $200 on students' Campus Card account per semester and the flexibility of using your meals at any point during the day, up to four (4) meals in any given day,  limited to the 19 meals for the week

 

14 Meal Plan

This meal plan includes any 14 meals served seven days a week plus $75 on students' Campus Card account per semester along with four (4) guest passes for Ravenhill Dining Hall per semester.  This plan may be used in the Ravenhill Dining Hall or for its cash equivalency in the Common Thread, Ted's or Tuttleman.

 

Enhanced 14 Meal Plan

All the same value as the 14 meal plan but, with $150 on students' Campus Card account per semester and the flexibility of using your meals at any point during the day, up to four (4) meals in any given day,  limited to the 14 meals for the week

 

10 Meal Plan

Includes any 10 meals served seven days a week and $50 on students Campus Card account per semester.  This plan may be used in the Ravenhill Dining Hall or for its cash equivalency in the Common Tread, Ted's and Tuttleman's.

 

Enhanced 10 Meal Plan

All the same value as the 10 meal plan, but with $100 on students' Campus Card account per semester and the flexibility of using your meals at any point during the day, up to four (4) meals in any given day,  limited to the 10 meals for the week

 

5 Meal Plan

Includes any 5 meals served seven days a week and $25 on student's Campus Card account per semester.  This plan may be used in the Ravenhill Dining Hall or for its cash equivalency in the Common Thread.

 

Enhanced 5 Meal Plan

All the same value as the 5 meal plan, but with $50 on students' Campus Card account per semester and the flexibility of using your meals at any point during the day, up to four (4) meals in any given day,  limited to the 5 meals for the week

 

 

New students living in Partridge, Fortress, Mott, Ronson or Scholler Halls are required to purchase one of the 19 Meal Plans.  Returning students living in those residence halls may purchase either of the 19 or 14 Meal Plans.  Townhouse, Alden Park, Independence Plaza and non-resident students are welcome to select any option.

"Campus Dollars provide the ultimate flexibility and value. This money is held in an account that acts like a debit card. This is convenient for purchasing meals and snacks without the hassle and worry of carrying cash.  It can be used at the Common Thread, Tuttleman Cafe, Ted's and a number of other sites on the University Campus.  The balance will appear each time a purchase

is made.  Money can be added to this account at any time during the year at either the campus business office on the Philadelphia University website at https://campuscard.philau.edu.