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Observatory Hill Dining Room

Summer 2015 

Breakfast: 7am-8:30am

Lunch: 11:30am-1:30pm

Dinner: 4:30am-6:30pm

Open Monday, June 8, through Friday, August 7, 2015.


Casual Meal Rates

MealCash/CCCavAdPlus $




Theme Meals$11.50$11.50$10.50


Observatory Hill is located on the southwestern corner of Alderman and McCormick Roads near the first-year residences. More commonly known as O'Hill, this dining room has a large seating area with two levels, and eight stations to choose from!

Copper Hood: This station, immediately to the left when you enter the dining room, offers a changing selection of recipes that are Allergen Free (7 out of the Big 8) and prepared without gluten containing ingredients.

Vegetarian and Vegan: Look for a variety of vegetarian and vegan menu items every day, just to the right of the Copper Hood.

Premium Salad Bar:
In addition to the traditional salad bar with at least 25 different items and 12 different dressings every day, a rotating menu of specialty salads are offered daily. 

Turn to the right when you pass the cashier to try our made-to-order custom meals. In the mornings, our chefs will customize your omelet for you, and at lunch and dinner we feature special made-to-order dishes on a rotating menu.

Enjoy home-style meals at this station, including carved meats, fish, and hot sides.

Hoo Street Grill:
 A rotating menu of specialty burgers and fries. (All of our deep fried foods are prepared in oil with 0 grams trans fat.)

 Enjoy fresh deli meats and cheeses.

Old World:
 All your favorite Mediterranean-inspired dishes, including fresh pizza daily!

To Go Meals: A take-out program. Simply identify your meal as To-Go when you swipe at the cashier stand, receive one of our compostable to-go boxes or use a U.Va. Dining reusable To-Go container, and help yourself to a balanced meal served in the residential dining room. All To-Go meals are counted as a Meal Exchange Swipe.

Kosher Meals:
Offered at O'Hill and Fresh Food Co., enjoy fresh sandwiches and salads made daily at the Hillel House. Please ask a manager or chef for more details.

Don't forget to stop by Crossroads for snacks and sundries! 

Meal plan meal swipe, Plus Dollars, Cavalier Advantage, Cash, Visa, MasterCard, and American Express accepted.