Dining Hall

  • Do Deerfield students have other dining options besides the Dining Hall?

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    In addition to the Dining Hall, Dining Services runs the Greer Store and the Louis Cafe, to provide students with drinks, snacks, and light meals outside of meal times.

    Students can also order food (outside of study hours) from several restaurants who deliver to campus.

  • Does Deerfield use grass-fed beef?

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    Deerfield Academy dining services gets all of their ground beef from the Lewis Family Farm in Essex, NY. This beef is 100% certified organic, and the cows are grass-fed their entire lives. This is just one more example of how Deerfield Academy is leading the way towards serving more local and wholesome foods that sustain the local community and while nourishing our DA community with delicious and healthful foods.

  • Where do I find the Dining Hall menu for the entire week?

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    You can find the menu for today and tomorrow on the front page of the Daily Bulletin… but for the weekly menus, choose the “This Week” tab from the Daily Bulletin menu (near the top of the screen). On the “This Week” tab, you’ll find the entire week of Dining Hall Menus at the bottom of the screen.

  • What are feeds?

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    Feeds are times when dormitory corridors gather to eat and enjoy time together. Each corridor is entitled to one free “feed” per term from the Dining Hall. During the fall and spring, the feed will be a hamburger/hot dog cookout with chips, condiments, cookies, fruit, and milk. During the winter term, grinders are served instead.

  • Where do I sit in the Dining Hall?

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    At walkthrough meals, students can sit wherever they would like in the Dining Hall.

    At sit-down meals, students are assigned to a different table every three weeks, which allows them to get to know many different students and faculty members. Table rotations at posted on the Daily Bulletin.

  • How do I request cookies and cakes for Deerfield students?

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    Cookies and cakes may be purchased for Academy students, if orders are placed at least 7 days in advance. Students will be notified when their cakes/cookies are ready and available for pick-up during dinner. The Dining Hall reserves the right to refuse orders during busy periods (including, but not exclusively, Parents Weekend, Prom, and Commencement).