Metz Culinary Management

Expect top-notch food served with a smile.

With Metz, it’s all about the food.  Our menus offer fresh, nutritious, enticing options tailored to our guests and created by on-site management. Our passion for food is matched by our passion for outstanding service. Friendly, informative and committed to your satisfaction, our team will serve you a restaurant-quality experience every day.



What Is Friendsgiving? The name Friendsgiving is a mashup of “friends” and “Thanksgiving,” and the idea is to spend an evening with the holiday’s classic dishes and your best buds. So meet your best buds at the Dining Hall for an awesome dinner.

Metz Culinary Selling Ready To Take Home Pies

Metz Culinary at Arcadia is selling Ready To Take Home Pies to enjoy at your Thanksgiving meal. When you purchase a pie, Metz will donate 100% of the proceeds to The Boys & Girls Club of Philadelphia.


Click to read an article about the donation or click to to find out what pies Metz is offering.

Come explore what's for lunch from J. Clark's grill, Green Scene, and many more!

Lunch Menu

Come explore what's for dinner from Main Plate, Villa Toscana, and many more!

Dinner Menu

Check out our specials that switch on a weekly basis!

Chat Specials

Report spotlighting events, changes to the menu/dining facilities & new hires.

Metz Manager Report

Click on this link to fill out a catering form for your next special event at Arcadia University.


Dining Options

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

Dining Hall

Fresh and flavorful menus with an emphasis on scratch prepared foods and restaurant-inspired hospitality.

Semester Hours:


  • Lunch: 11am-2pm 
  • Light Lunch: 2pm-4pm 
  • Dinner: 4pm-7pm (6:30 on Fridays)

Saturday and Sunday

  • Continental Breakfast: 8am-9am 
  • Breakfast: 9am-11am 
  • Brunch: 11am-2pm 

The Chat

Featuring a number of dining options including burgers, made-to-order sandwiches, and salads. Serving our hometown Philly favorites, Wawa Coffee and Tastykakes!

Semester Hours:

Monday-Friday (7:30am-midnight)

  • Breakfast: 7:30-10:30am 
  • Lunch: 11am-4pm 
  • Dinner: 4pm-7pm 
  • Late Night: 7-10pm 

Saturday and Sunday (2pm-midnight)

  • Lunch: 2-4pm 
  • Dinner: 4-7pm 
  • Late Night: 7-10pm

Easton Café

Enjoy a Starbucks Coffee Drink or one of the delicious freshly prepared baked goods by the Easton Pond.

Semester Hours:

Monday-Thursday: 7:30am-8pm 

Friday: 7:30am-2pm

Thanksgiving Dining Services Hours


Our extensive catering menu is perfect for all occasions. Whether you are in need of snacks or dinner, we are here to serve you. A special catering menu is available for students and student programming for all student-based activities. To reach our catering department, please call 215.517.2556 or complete the Arcadia Catering Form below. 

NEW Catering Menu

Check out our new cooler weather menu items.

Contact Us

Dan Callan

General Manager

Dolores "Dee" Israel

Administrative Assistant for Dining Services

Kelli Johnson

Catering Director

Chris Leube

Retail Chef

Timothy Morris

Executive Chef