Thompson Dining Center

Thompson Dining Center, serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner, offers a great selection of fresh foods, some of which you won’t find anywhere else on campus! Monday, a definite student favorite you will find Rocky Western Wings, Tuesday through Sunday features the West Side Noodle Company. Monday through Friday lunch and dinner is Simple Servings an allergen free platform. These are in addition to our Classics line, a fresh Salad Bar, Route 67 Grill, Pizza, Western Winter Storms, Simply to Go and a selection of convenience store items. To find what is on the menu today, check our menus on-line or on the mobi app.

Simple Servings

This station offers flavorful meals prepared without milk, eggs, wheat, soy, shellfish, peanuts, tree nuts or gluten. Whether you have an allergy or focused on portions sizes or ingredients for weight control, blood sugar or other health reasons, you will find plain and simple wellness promoting foods.

Classics Cuisine

Cooking with a creative flair; wholesome meals based on traditional comfort foods. At Classics you can find a well-rounded meal including meats carved to order

Route 67 Grill

From burgers to buffalo chicken, each day we feature a specialty sandwich, fry and appetizer in addition to our all-time favorite Cheeseburgers, Grilled Cheese Sandwiches, Turkey Burgers and Veggie Burgers. 

West Side Noodle Company

This station is all about noodles; all your favorites from spaghetti, fettuccine, macaroni to tortellini! You can create your own pasta with our selection of fresh ingredients, we make it hot and fast just for you! Or try one of our chef inspired signature dishes.

Rocky Western Wings

If you are a wing fanatic you will love Rocky Western wings, we offer boneless and naked bone in chicken wings. Choose from one of our 16 signature sauces from delightfully sweet Honey BBQ to Rocky’s Ghost, the hottest sauce in town!


Built to order, choose from white or wheat bread, a wide variety of luncheon meats, boneless chicken, fresh topping and savory sauces to create your perfect sandwich.


Italian inspired, we offer fresh baked pizza, calzones, french bread pizzas and breadsticks!

Western Winter Storms

Smooth, rich and creamy vanilla ice cream blended with all your favorite candy bars, cheesecakes and more to create a perfect storm! Open for dinner only!


Nate Rebman
Nate Rebman, Manager

(309) 298-3608

Joe Perone
Joe Perone, Manager

(309) 298-3608

Chase Wilcoxen
Chase Wilcoxen, Executive Chef

(309) 298-3608

Debra Payne
Debra Payne, Supervisor

(309) 298-3608

John White
John White, Production Supervisor

(309) 298-3608

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday
Breakfast 7:00 am - 9:30 am
Lunch 11:00 am - 1:30 pm

Saturday & Sunday
Brunch 11:00 am - 1:30 pm

Dinner 5:15 pm - 6:30 pm

Sunday - Friday
Dinner 5:00 - 8:00 pm

Convenience Store

Sunday - Thursday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm

11:00 am to 8:00 pm

11:00 am to 6:30 pm

Pizza & Wing Pick-Up

Sunday - Thursday
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

(Call 309-298-2352)