On-Campus Catering & Dining Services

At Lakehead University & Lakehead Dining Services, a division of ARAMARK, we are pleased to offer Special Events Catering & Deliveries and on-campus Dining Services at our Campus Outlets

SPECIALIZED CATERING SERVICES  

Our on-site & licenced caterer, Lakehead Dining Services, is the University’s catering and food services provider. We specialize in meetings, conferences and events from breakfasts to wedding receptions. Large or small, let us know your budget & vision, and we can provide a custom menu for your event. We can provide you with flexible dining options so your guests are energized and ready to tackle the day.

Consider adding a Meal Plan for the convenience of your Conference Guests. With a preferred group rate for Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner you can enjoy the ‘all you can eat’ Residence Cafeteria with a rotating menu complete with classic favourites, themed meals, healthy options and dietary considerations.

Discuss your catering needs with your coordinator or if you have a very big idea, request a meeting with our Catering Manager. With your vision & our expertise, we can make your food as memorable as your programming. 

We love hearing your comments: please check out our Voice of the Customer feedback form to let us know how your Catering Services went!

ON-CAMPUS FOOD OUTLETS

Main Cafeteria

Location: University Centre Building, Second floor location, seating overlooking Lake Tamblyn
Cash Operation - open Monday to Friday, January to December 

The Main Cafeteria is the largest dining facility on campus with variety to match. You have the choice of national brands; Pizza Pizza, Subway and Bento Sushi as well as home style meals and quick to go options for individuals on the move. Try our new 'Destination' Station with a rotating kitchen of local restaurants!

Residence Cafeteria

Location: University Centre Building, Second floor location, seating overlooking Lake Tamblyn
Cash Operation - open 7 Days a week, September to April. Summer Hours Vary. 

Offers an “All You Can Eat” style buffet with various meal options located at different stations. Includes a Dessert Bar, Salad Bar & a daily changing menu (Daily Menu could include but is not limited to: Stir Fry, Roasted Chicken Breast, Fish Main Course, Pizzas, Toasted Sandwiches, Sub Sandwiches, Fries, Potatoes, Soup Options, Beverages as a few examples) 

Starbucks

Location: University Centre, Agora near Student Central 
Cash Operation - open 7 Days a week, September to April. Summer Hours Vary. 

Classic Starbucks outlet with all of the classics and seasonal favourites.

Dan's Diner

Location: Bartley Residence 
Cash Operation - open 7 Days a week, September to April. Not open during Summer

Are you looking for that late night snack? Dan's Diner offers a variety of submarine sandwiches, salads, pizza, pastries, drinks, smoothies, chips and ice cream. Dan's Diner is located in the Bartley Residence right across from the games room. And yes we are open late for your convenience!

Library Cafe

Location: Paterson Library 
Cash Operation - open Monday to Friday, September to April. Summer Hours Vary. 

Our newest addition to the Lakehead University experience. The Library Cafe featuring the Great Northwest Coffee Company offers premium specialty coffee along with signature latte, espresso and cappuccino beverages. We also offer a selection of grab and go signature sandwiches and pastries. Through the addition of soft seating, this is a great environment for students to relax, study socialize or simply hang out.

Persian Man 

Location: ATAC Building
Cash Operation - open Monday to Friday, September to April. Not open during Summer

A convenient location for your coffee & tea, morning pastries or 'to-go' sandwiches or salads. 

For detailed timing on our campus outlets, please refer to the Campus Dish website

We love hearing your comments: please check out our Voice of the Customer feedback form to let us know how your dining experience went!