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NYU Dining Services

NYU Dining Services has been providing top quality dining to the University Community. Over the years, there have been significant changes to the program, based on the ideas and comments from the most valued resource of all – the customers! The NYU Dining Services team continually reaches out to students for their input on updating and improving menu selections in order to provide diners with the most creative and high-quality dining experience possible. NYU Dining Services will also work with students individually who have special dietary requirements.

NYU Dining Services - Washington Square

NYU Dining Services - Washington Square and ARAMARK Higher Education have worked together for over thirty-five years to provide students and the University Community a broad selection of meal plans to suit everyone's needs.

NYU Dining Services - Washington Square offers flexible dining hours and convenient locations at the many newly-designed dining rooms and cafés that meet the demands of busy student schedules. Aside from fulfilling day-to-day dining needs, NYU Dining also creates special occasion events and international menus to celebrate holidays during the academic year.


NYU Dining Services - Brooklyn

NYU Dining Services - Brooklyn and Lackmann Culinary Services have joined forces to offer flexible meal plans that fits a student's busy schedule and stays within their budget.

NYU Dining Services - Brooklyn offers a variety of dining options and convenient hours, where students can connect, refuel and save time and money with any of the meal plan options. Whether you are studying or between classes, stop by Jasper Kane Dining Center or the Jasper Connection for a great meal, beverage or snack.


2015-2016 Dining Guide

Download our 2015-2016 Dining Guide now! It is your guide to everything happening at NYU Dining. Discover the many features and options that our flex meal plans offer. Use the easy to follow maps to locate all of our 15 dining locations. Inside the dining guide you will find information on health and nutrition, NYU dining special events and the dining calendar. Use our guide as a tool to help you satisfy your dining needs.


NYU Dining Services offers catering and delivery services operating exclusively for the University community. The excellent food and great convenience are perfect for any event: from professional meetings, lunches and dinners to sit-down affairs of over 300 guests and receptions accommodating 500 in the dramatic Rosenthal Pavilion on the 10th Floor of the Kimmel Center.

Catering services will provide whatever accoutrements you need to host a worry-free event. Our catering staff is ready to help create a menu to suit any occasion.

Torch Club

New York University faculty, administrators, staff, alumni and NYU affiliates can gather socially over a meal, buffet selection or cocktail at the Torch Club.

The NYU community can enjoy a fine dining experience at the Torch Club. The restaurant combines a warm and inviting setting with elegant menus that features locally sourced seasonal selections.

In addition, the Torch Club provides catering services for any occasion, private or University-related. From arranging a business lunch to hosting a large gathering, the Torch Club can provide the perfect venue in the Tap Room, Dining Room or Meeting Rooms.

Top of the Square

Top of the Square Catering is the house caterer of the Kimmel Center—perfect for every occasion, from meeting refreshments to seated dinners with Executive Chef Peter Bove’s famous entrees. Top of the Square offers an entire menu of sustainable foods, and all produce is delivered daily. Services are available campus-wide.

Each catering event is setup with exquisite presentation and attention to detail. Top of the Square Catering services provides the NYU Community the opportunity to receive custom-made menus, floral arrangements, entertainment, tables, linens and specialty china patterns to compliment your affair exactly how you envision.

Top of the Square Catering also provides a Student Club Catering Menu; available to NYU student groups featuring a myriad of choices from finger foods to dinner packages.

Lackmann Culinary Services

Hosting an event, department meeting, simple breakfast or an upscale executive luncheon on the Brooklyn campus? NYU Dining and Lackmann Culinary Services offers full-service catering and an extensive selection that lets you design a crowd-pleasing menu from specialty buffets, meals-to-go, appetizers, and desserts. We pride ourselves on our ability to meet any need with style and creativity, assuring the success of your event.

NYU Dining - Brooklyn and Lackmann Culinary Services also provides a Student Catering Guide; available to student groups featuring pizza parties, wings and things, international buffets or a complete party package.

Vending Management

Working with Canteen Vending, NYU offers a wide variety of vending selections in our residential and academic locations. Canteen's Healthy Choice program provides many nutritionally balanced snacks and drinks. Canteen Vending ensures that all their vending machines are well maintained and regularly stocked.  Campus Cash can be used to purchase snacks or beverages and is accepted at select vending machines throughout the NYU campuses.

Working with outside vendors and contractors, NYU Dining Services gets the most competitive bids so that the University community is well served in the most financially responsible way.


Ann Marie Powell

Ann Marie Powell
Director, Dining Services

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