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Observatory Hill Dining Room

Spring 2015 

Mon- Fri: 7am-9pm

Weekends: 9:30am-9pm


Casual Meal Rates

Meal Cash/CC CavAd Plus $
Breakfast $8.00 $8.00 $7.25
Brunch $9.75 $9.75


Lunch $9.75 $9.75


Dinner $10.25 $10.25 $9.50
Theme Meals $11.25 $11.25 $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 interactive recipes.

Chop House:
This gourmet grill station offers lean steaks and fresh market fish for a $5 upgrade charge.

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. Previous recipes include Thai salad, Greek salad, and BLT pasta salad.

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 such as stir-fry and taco salads.

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!

Hoo’s in a Hurry: A take-out program included in your dining plan. 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 any of the recipes served in the residential dining room.

Kosher Meals:
Offered at O'Hill and Fresh Food Co., enjoy fresh sandwiches and salads made daily at the Hillel House.

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.