East Falls Campus Dining Services


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We want our guests to feel confident that their special dietary needs are met with easy access to nutritional information. Our dietitians play a significant role in ensuring our menu items comply with the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, the world’s largest organization of food and nutrition professionals, and are committed to improving the nation’s health.

Whether you’ve made a lifestyle choice or have specific dietary needs, it shouldn’t stop you from enjoying our food. We offer a variety of food options for special diets, including guests with food allergies. Our allergy program provides accurate labeling of food products, prepared by a culinary team that is knowledgeable about food allergies and sensitivities.

General Nutrition information can be found here: https://netnutrition.cbord.com/nn-prod/7000.

For more detailed nutrition questions, please contact dining services directly:

Email TJU_EF_DiningServices@jefferson.edu to discuss your dining needs with a manager.

Hours of Operation

Common Thread

Monday-Thursday:  8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday:  8:00 am - 2:30 pm
Saturday & Sunday:  CLOSED

Ted's Place

Monday-Friday:  7:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday & Sunday:  12:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Ravenhill Dining Hall


Breakfast: 7:15 am -10:30 am
Continental Breakfast: 10:30 am -11:00 am
Lunch: 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Lite Lunch: 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Lite Dinner: 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Monday-Thursday Dinner: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday: 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm 


Brunch: 10:30 am - 2:30 pm
Lite Lunch: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lite Dinner: 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Dinner: 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Questions about Dining?