The Dining Room at Kendall College
The Dining Room at Kendall College is renowned for its exceptional food and attentive service. Open to the general public, The Dining Room at Kendall College is also an extraordinary “classroom” offering culinary and hospitality students the opportunity to gain real-world experience in a professional, fine-dining restaurant.
Kendall students receive a 30% discount on their meal in The Dining Room at Kendall College. For reservations call 312.752.2328 or make your reservations online.
Kendall Student Meal Plan
Students meals plans are included in their student fee. Full-Time Culinary, Hospitality, and Business students are eligible for two meals at the Cafeteria or QSR each day. Part-Time Culinary, Hospitality, and Business students are eligible for one meal at the Cafeteria or QSR each day.
Early Childhood Education Students may opt in for a part-time meal plan and will be assessed a fee.
Café du Jour and Quick Service Restaurant
The Café Du Jour, Kendall’s student-run cafeteria, is located on the third floor. The Café is a living student classroom providing breakfast, lunch, and dinner with a wide variety of menu choices that change daily. The cafeteria serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner (with a wide variety of menu choices that change daily) Monday through Friday, to all members of the Kendall community, as well as visitors and guests. The Café serving hours (subject to change) are as follows:
Monday – Friday
Breakfast: 7:15 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
Lunch: 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Dinner: 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
The serving hours for the Quick Service Restaurant are:
Monday – Friday
Lunch: 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
There is no foodservice during college holidays and during the fall, winter, spring and summer breaks.
The Daily Grind
The Daily Grind is located in the lobby and is open to all students, faculty and staff. The Daily Grind offers gourmet coffee options along with pastries fresh from the kitchens at Kendall. They are open Monday through Friday from 7:00 am until 6:00 pm (hours are subject to change).