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Food Services

Students in the MarketplaceCOVID-19 Update

Due to COVID-19, all food services at Red Deer College are closed until further notice. We look forward to providing food service options for those on campus in the future, and we will continue to provide updates regarding the options that will be available.

Food Services at RDC

Enjoy a quick bite to eat or a full meal, along with a great selection of beverages (including coffee, tea, pop, juice and more!) when you're studying or visiting RDC for any reason. We have a wide variety of food options located at RDC's main campus.

The Marketplace

Located inside the main campus entrance, turn left and just a few steps away a delicious selection of food and beverages await your eager tastebuds

  • Napoli Italiano | enjoy a wide variety of delicious pizzas and pasta specials.

  • Salad With a Purpose | create a vibrant salad that satisfies your tastebuds and boosts you mind. Add protein and a bowl of soup, or simply go all green. 

  • Good Grill & Create Stirfry | start your day well with a great breakfast menu, then enjoy a full complement of stir-fries, burgers and other tasty dishes for lunch

  • FarSide Bar & Grillconvenient for when you need a break, a bite to eat or just a place to relax. The FarSide opens early for breakfast and offers a lunch and supper menu. Don’t forget to check out our Daily Specials! Bar service begins at 3:00 p.m. Monday to Thursday, with a noon start on Fridays. Pull up a chair, enjoy a meal or beverage, relax and enjoy a sports event on TV, meet your friends - it’s all possible at the FarSide. Watch for pub nights and live entertainment throughout the year. 

  • ON THE GO 2.0 | for people on the run, a selection of ready-made fresh salads and sandwiches are available.

  • Subway | treat your tastebuds to Subway's full menu for lunch.

  • Starbucks | this is a full-service Starbucks! Enjoy!

  • The Lifta convenience store just inside the main doors (and next door to The FarSide) that sells items such as muffins, coffee, subs, and chips. The Lift also sells bus passes and maps, pain relievers, quick lunch ideas … and more! Stop in and visit - you’ll find a variety of toiletries, snack items … and friendly, smiling staff. Open Monday - Saturday.

  • Tim Hortons Express | a self-serve kiosk for coffee and tea, as well as a selection of pastries, muffins and donuts, makes this a perfect pit stop in between classes.

Red Deer Bottling Forum

  • Tim Hortons | a full Tim Hortons menu awaits you, filled with your favourite coffees, teas, and other beverages. Enjoy Tim Hortons signature sandwiches, paninis and other foods. Tim Hortons tasty treats, including Timbits, donuts, muffins, danishes and more will also leave you satisfied.   

Gary W. Harris Canada Games Centre

This new Centre on the west end of RDC's main campus serves our students and community members. Food services are available for people stopping by in between classes, before or after working out at the Fitness Centre, or during Athletics games when our Kings & Queens fans can enjoy a variety of healthy food and beverage options. 

  • Dimensions Cafe | enjoy a tasty selection of breakfast foods; create your own cold-cut sandwiches, salads and snacks; enjoy a selection of hot sandwiches, burgers, chicken strips, fries and onion rings; and quench your thirst with delicious smoothies, protein shakes, coffee, tea, water, juices and more.
  • Fan Favourites Concession | serving snacks such as nachos, popcorn, hot dogs and burgers, as well as a variety of beverage options.

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Contact Us

RDC Main Campus 
Mon-Fri 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Main Phone: 403.342.3400
Toll-free: 1.888.732.4630

RDC Main Campus Location
100 College Boulevard | Box 5005
Red Deer, Alberta | T4N 5H5