Dining Hall

Dining Services

Lincoln’s Dining Services is operated by Thompson Hospitality. Visit Thompson’s Lincoln University dining website for complete information. We are proud to provide students, staff, faculty and visitors with the highest quality and service here on campus.

Where to Eat
There are four dining locations from which to choose: one resident dining hall, the Common Dining Hall; two retail locations, Marvelous Market and Be Right Burger & KFC; and one faculty/staff location, The Gold Room.

View the complete hours of operation including breakfast, lunch, and dinner times.


Thompson Hospitality Campus Dining February Events


Calling all Sororities and fraternities!!  Social Fellowship Groups!! Get into the Luxe Life with our monthly Luxe Life Day Party. Curated to give you a monthly break from studying, let your hair down with music, games and fun. Our Luxe Life day parties feature a DJ that will keep the party jumping and announce all of the incoming month’s events. Don’t meet us there, beat us there…First Fridays will be LIT!

​Our theme for February First Friday is Divine 9 Roll Call in honor of Black History Month and the influence Black Greek Letter Organizations have on culture and legacy. Come through in your Greek colors ready to represent.

LU_Bridge-Screen-w-Ad_diningservices-013023.jpg In celebration of Black History Month, Thompson Hospitality Campus Dining invites student business owners and aspiring business owners to showcase their business endeavors at our first Student Business Exchange. During lunch, students will get to set up a table to highlight their business to their peers. During dinner, students will get to attend our Blacks in Enterprise and Entrepreneurship Symposium featuring in-person speakers and virtual speakers to share their business wisdom. Students who participate will be entered into a drawing for a $100 amazon gift card to purchase supplies for their business. 

Valentine's Black-tie Dinner 2/14/2023 DURING DINNER 

Break out your best suit, put on your favorite dress! Campus Dining will be transforming the dining hall into an upscale restaurant called Exclusive for Valentine's Day.  You are cordially invited to a formal Valentine's Day event.



Campus Dining is transforming the dining hall into the Mecca of art, music, and fashion for our annual celebration of culture, Soulchella, in honor of Black History month. Sign up display your music, art, and fashion talent as a featured “For the Culture” artist or sit back and enjoy this celebration of excellence. Let’s close Black History month with an epic experience. Thompson Hospitality is looking to collaborate with student organizations for this event. 

Dining Location Hours of Operation

Location Weekday Hours Weekend Hours
Common Dining Hall 7 a.m. - 8 p.m. 10 a.m. - 7 p.m. Saturday & Sunday
The Lion's Brew (Starbucks) 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. CLOSED Saturday & Sunday
Milked  12 p.m. - 7 p.m. CLOSED Saturday & Sunday
Be Right Burger (BRB) 5 p.m. - 11 p.m. 5 p.m. - 11 p.m.
KFC Express 5 p.m. - 11 p.m. 5 p.m. - 11 p.m.
Austin Grill 11 a.m. - 8 p.m. CLOSED Saturday & Sunday
Chop'd & Wrap'd 11 a.m. - 8 p.m. CLOSED Saturday & Sunday
GoGo Fresh (Smoothie Zone) 11 a.m. - 8 p.m. CLOSED Saturday & Sunday
The Gold Room - Faculty Dining 11:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. CLOSED Saturday & Sunday

Modified Schedule
Campus dining will operate on modified schedules when the University experiences inclement weather or is closed for a holiday. 

  • Holidays
    • Main café brunch:    10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
    • Main café dinner:     4 - 7 p.m.
    • Retail outlets closed.
  • Inclement weather
    • Two (2) hour delay & School Closed:
      • Brunch: 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
      • Dinner: 4 - 7 p.m.
      • Retail outlets closed.

Meal Plans
Our meal plan has been designed to accommodate the various needs of our students. With our unlimited access meal plan, you will have unlimited dining access in the Lincoln Dining Commons seven days a week. When you become a meal plan member, your student identification card becomes your pass to use your meal plan in the Dining Hall. 

The Dining Hall offers something for everyone! You will enjoy a wide variety of popular, all-you-care-to-eat menu options. Enjoy an array of comfort foods, delicious pizzas, grilled sandwiches, and vegetarian options in a fun, comfortable atmosphere. View the upcoming menus.

Working for Dining Services is more than just dish room work! Positions are now available for cashiers, catering staff, convenience store help, and much more. We offer a competitive wage with an opportunity to receive a pay increase each semester you return. 

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Staff and Contact
View complete staff listing and contact info
Fax: 484-365-8167