Biola provides an excellent food service program for all students, employees and guests. Bon Appetit, Biola’s food service contractor, has won awards in the food service industry for being a trend setter. They not only prepare the food for Café Biola, the Eagles’ Nest, Common Grounds, the Coffee Cart and the Talon Grab n Go, but also provide on-campus as well as off-campus catering. You can check out Bon Appétit Management Company at the Bon Appétit website. You can check out Bon Appétit at Biola website.
Our beautiful Café Biola is the main dining room, located in the center of campus. There are six stations from which to choose a variety of wonderful food choices. The Grainery has delicious desserts, fruit, artisan breads and toppings for your bread. Home Cookin’ offers traditional dishes such as macaroni and cheese, turkey and mashed potatoes. If you would like to have your dish made to order, the Chef’s Table is the place for you. At the Pizzeria, you’ll find house-made pizza or a small casserole dish. The 6th Street Grill makes fresh burgers, fries, chicken breasts and other grilled favorites. The Garden is a salad bar abundant with local produce and toppings and make-your-own Deli, so you can make your sandwich your way.
Located in the Student Union Building, with inside and outside patio dining, the Eagles’ Nest boasts a food-court-style atmosphere with international cuisine, grilled favorites, salads, sandwiches, pizza, calzones and many other grab-and-go items.
At Common Grounds, our on-campus coffee house, we serve all of your favorite hot and cold espresso drinks along with Chai Tea, fruit smoothies, milk shakes and Italian sodas. Pair your beverage perfectly with a fresh baked cookie, muffin, bagel, scone or delicious cheese cake.
Biola Coffee Cart
Our coffee cart proudly brews Seattle’s Best Coffee and offers a variety of hot and cold specialty coffee drinks and fruit smoothies, along with a variety of fresh baked cookies, muffins, scones, bagels and fruit. It is located in the courtyard of Sutherland Hall.
Talon Grab ’n Go
If you are in a hurry, you can visit our grab 'n go facility, located in the business building’s ground floor. There we offer already prepared sandwiches, salads, pizza, baked potatoes, and other quick meals. We also have your favorite hot and cold espresso drinks and other beverages.
The Soaring Eagle is the Biola food truck.
The newest gourmet attraction at Biola University, the Soaring Eagle serves a diverse fusion menu ranging from Korean Short Rib Tacos with Asian Slaw to Pulled Pork Sandwiches and Pad Thai Bowls. If you haven't given it a try yet than you are definitely missing out, and yes, it has Meal Exchange!
Hours of operation, menus and other information for each of our dining facilities can be located on the Bon Appétit at Biola website.
Dining Services telephone numbers
Café Biola (562) 903-4869
Eagles’ Nest (562) 944-0351, ext 5919
Common Grounds (562) 944-0351, ext. 5986
Meal Hours (562) 903-4869
Auxiliary Operations Manager
(562) 944-0351, ext. 5810
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