Dining facilities

Student employees serving food at Lottie Nelson Dining Hall.

Lottie Nelson

Lottie Nelson, Messiah's award-winning cafeteria-style dining hall, is located on the second floor of Eisenhower Campus Center.

In addition to the full fare, the following items are available seven days per week:

  • bagels with toppings
  • assorted cereals
  • MYO waffles
  • soup du jour station
  • Grantham Grill (Mon.-Fri.)
  • sub station / deli
  • salad bar
  • dessert and soft-serve ice cream


Student serving food at the Falcon Cafe.

The Falcon

The Falcon is conveniently located near student mailboxes and the College bookstore. Located on the first floor of Eisenhower Campus Center, the Falcon is a great place to grab a coffee, a quick snack, enjoy a meal or meet with friends.





Union Cafe tables.

Union Cafe

Union Café, located inside the spacious, 35,000-square- foot student union, is the place to go for a smoothie, latte, espresso, pizza, salads, sandwiches, fries and more! Eat indoors or outdoors on the patio.

In 2011, The Union Cafe won a silver medal from the National Association of College and University Food Services!


The counter of Cafe Diem.

Cafe Diem

Café Diem is Messiah's coffee shop and is located inside Murray Library. Stop by for coffee, tea, specialty drinks and "grab n' go" items!