Let your taste buds explode

You’ll never run out of tasty options and treats at Pacific. With plenty of unique locations and styles, you’ll find something you like. Our dining options and menus are inspired by traditional cuisine throughout the world.
Our dining mission is straightforward. In cooperation with our food service provider, Bon Appetit, we strive to use fresh and authentic ingredients by utilizing food in its simplest and most natural form. Utilizing locally purchased and seasonal products, our chefs work hard to make our food full of flavor and nutritious. Menus are created by the executive chef with an emphasis on meeting the tastes of our students, faculty, and staff.

Poki Bowl
The Marketplace

The Marketplace offers a wide variety of food and beverages and can accommodate special dietary requirements. With a customizable salad bar, poke bowl bar, and various themed food stations, The Marketplace is the central dining venue at Pacific.

Monday to Friday: 7 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Saturday & Sunday: 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.

The Lair

If you're looking for no frills and delicious pub-fare grub, grab your friends and head over to The Lair. Located on the second floor of the DeRosa University Center, The Lair is one of the most popular hangout spots on campus. Like any late-night establishment, The Lair offers plenty of good entertainment, from musical performances to stand-up comedy and from karaoke to game nights.

Monday to Thursday: 11 a.m. – midnight

Friday: 11 a.m. – 1 a.m.

Saturday: 5 p.m. – 1 a.m.

Sunday: 5 p.m. – midnight

Students sitting in The Lair
Students standing in front of EAT truck
E.A.T. Truck

Following in the footsteps of the gourmet food truck revolution, the E.A.T. Truck offers you fresh, convenient, artisan meals on the go—no utensils required. Located on south campus, you can choose from a seasonal everyday menu, as well as specials created daily by the executive chef. 

Hours of Operation TBD

River Room

Fancy eats with a gorgeous view await you at the River Room. Located on the second floor of the DeRosa University Center, the River Room is a high-end, buffet-style restaurant overlooking the Calaveras River. Meal plans are not accepted at this dining location.

Monday to Friday: 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

River Room restaurant interior

Contact Us

For questions about dining options and locations, contact Residential Life and Housing. 
Phone: 209.946.2331
Email: iamhome@pacific.edu 

You can also contact the Bon Appetit team directly.