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Where To Eat

At Virginia State University Campus Dining, the options for food on campus are endless. Our Luxe Life dining program features a variety of dining opportunities that span the gamut of dining styles and preferences. With our Food Inclusivity program, we ensure that whether meatatarian, vegetarian, vegan or flexitarian…there is food for you too!

In addition, we have created a variety of dining environments from retail dining to all-you-care-to-eat dining with modern soft seating to meet your dining needs. 
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VSU Retail Dining Program 

Discover a diverse dining experience right on campus! Our Retail Dining Program offers national brand favorites, convenient grab-and-go options, and unique campus-inspired creations. 

Variety of Dining Destinations: 


National Brands: Enjoy familiar flavors with national restaurants you know and love. 


Convenience Locations Quick snacks and beverages for students on the move. 


Proprietary Restaurants: Unique, campus-inspired restaurants developed to enhance the on-campus dining experience. 

Flexible Payments:

Trojan Dollars


Cash, Debit & Credit

Tailored Dining Experience: 

From quick bites to leisurely meals or study sessions, we have spaces for every occasion. 

Located in Foster Dining Hall

Monday-Friday: 10:30a - 9:00p

Saturday: 12:00p–9:00p

​Sunday: Closed

Chick-fil-A, Inc. is an American fast food restaurant chain and the largest chain specializing in chicken sandwiches. Headquartered in College Park, Georgia, Chick-fil-A operates 2,973 restaurants across 48 states, as well as in the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico.


Located in Foster Dining Hall

Monday-Friday: 10:30a - 9:00p

Saturday: 12:00p–9:00p

​Sunday: Closed

Subway® is simply the better choice when it comes to freshly made, convenient and affordable food. We’re one of the world’s largest restaurant brands for a reason, serving up a craveable menu with better-for-you options to our millions of fans, every day.


Located in Jones Dining Hall

Monday-Friday: 7:00a - 3:00p

Saturday: Closed

​Sunday: Closed

Starbucks, a global coffeehouse chain recognized by its iconic green logo, is celebrated for its meticulously crafted coffee blends and cozy atmosphere. Beyond the rich array of beverages and snacks, Starbucks has become a cultural mainstay, offering a communal space for work and socializing. With a commitment to ethically sourced beans, Starbucks remains a beloved destination for coffee enthusiasts worldwide.

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Located in Jones Dining Hall

Monday-Friday: 11:00a - 8:30p

Weekends: Closed

Go Go Fresh redefines the way people nourish their bodies. Our restaurant is designed to provide a convenient and vibrant space where students can enjoy the freshest ingredients in the form of delicious juices and smoothies. With a commitment to quality, sustainability, and community, Go Go Fresh aims to be the go-to destination for those seeking a nutritious and satisfying dining experience.

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Located in Jones Dining Hall

Monday-Friday: 11:00a - 8:30p

Weekends: Closed

Milked is the whimsical fast casual restaurant that combines indulgent waffle sandwiches, novelty milkshakes, and specialty cereal bars to create a truly enchanting dining experience. For students and food enthusiasts seeking a delightful escape, Milked offers a magical fusion of flavors, captivating atmosphere, and exceptional service. With our imaginative menu and attention to detail, we position ourselves as the go-to destination for those craving memorable culinary adventures filled with joy and wonder.

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Located in Jones Dining Hall

Monday-Thursday: 10:00p - 1:00a

Friday: Closed

​Saturday: Closed

​Sunday: Closed

Satisfy your late-night hunger pangs with Late Night Ghost Kitchen. Our menu is designed to thrill your taste buds, offering an array of mouthwatering dishes that will keep you coming back for more. Whether you're a night owl or just in need of a midnight snack, Ghost Kitchen is the perfect late-night spot. Don't be afraid to indulge – we've got your late-night cravings covered.

Located in Gateway Dining Hall

Monday-Friday: 11:00a - 8:30p

​Weekends: Closed

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On the Go is your swift solution for a quick and satisfying meal, offering a convenient grab-and-go station stocked with an array of fresh salads, mouthwatering sandwiches, tempting snacks, and a variety of chilled bottled beverages. Perfect for those on a tight schedule, On the Go ensures you can indulge in wholesome and flavorful options without compromising on time. Whether you're craving a crisp salad, a hearty sandwich, or a quick snack, this efficient station caters to your on-the-move culinary needs with a delectable selection.

168 Southgate Sq,
Colonial Heights, VA 23834


8:00a - 9:15a

11:00a - 2:30p

4:30p - 8:00p

Milk & Honey is a New Orleans themed Southern Brunch that features Award Winning Shrimp & Grits, Chicken & Waffles, and specializes in other slow cooked mouth-watering favorites. No matter the type of experience you are looking for, we have the dish for you. Join us for brunch with friends, lovers, family and everyone in between.

DID YOU KNOW?   Milk and Honey- Colonial Heights accepts Trojan Dollars, Flex Dollars, and offers a meal exchange program.

Meal plan holders can exchange their meal in the dining hall for up to $15 at our Colonial Heights location. Thompson Hospitality is proud to bring this groundbreaking partnership to the VSU community. Meal Exchange Hours Monday-Friday 8:00am-9:15am 11:00am-2:30pm 4:30pm-8:30pm


VSU Residential Dining Program 

At VSU Dining we believe that sharing a meal is more than just nourishment; it's a chance to connect, grow, and thrive together. Our Residential Dining Program offers an exceptional all-you-care-to-eat dining experience that not only supports the resident life experience but also serves as a vibrant hub, bridging the gap for commuter students and the entire campus community. 
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Two VSU City Markets, Two Culinary Marvels 

Step into our first-in-kind VSU City Market, a unique fusion of retail-style dining and traditional dining hall options, designed to elevate your dining experience. Here's what makes it extraordinary: 
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Abundant Choices:

Our City Markets include multiple restaurants with a disticn variety of menu styles and options. 


Community at its Heart:

Our dining hall is more than just a place to eat; it's a place to forge connections. Share a table with friends, hang out in our Luxe Lounges, strike up a conversation with fellow students, or engage in lively discussions with faculty - it's all here. 


Events and Gatherings:

Experience themed nights, cultural celebrations, and special events that bring the entire campus together. It's not just dining; it's a social experience. And don’t forget…every first Friday of the month we feature our Luxe Life Day party for dinner to celebrate each month. 



Our commitment to sustainability shines through with eco-friendly practices, responsible sourcing, and waste reduction initiatives. 



Our dining program isn't just about dining; it's about savoring the moment without limits. Enjoy as much as you like and return for seconds or thirds if you desire. 



We understand that commuter students are a vital part of our campus. Our City Markets provide a welcoming space for commuter students to enjoy delicious meals, study, or simply unwind. 


Healthy Choices: 

We prioritize your well-being by offering a variety of healthy, nutritious options, catering to various dietary needs. 



The blend of retail-style dining ensures access to your favorite meals. 
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