Food Services

Seattle Pacific provides you with a variety of food service options, including tasty on-site retail and full-service catering.

Dining Hall Summer Hours

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Our summer season runs through middle of June through beginning of September. Hours will be updated only during that time.  Please visit the dining website for the academic year information: . 

Retail Locations

Take advantage of several on-campus choices for meals, snack breaks, and coffee breaks, including:

  • Gwinn Commons Dining Hall
  • Cocina del Sol 
  • Corner Place Market
  • Common Grounds Coffee
  • Falcon’s Landing* (Einstein Bros. Bagels, Falcon’s Grill, Bertona Street Pizza, Academic Perks)
  • Subway

Gwinn Commons Dining hall offers an array of diverse and delicious meal choices. Summer hours are based on the number of conference guests on campus with pre-arranged meal plans. The number of serving stations at each meal will vary, depending on the total number of guests.

*During summer break, Falcon’s Landing food services are closed, and other retail locations operate under limited hours. 

Summer Retail Hours of Operation:

Falcon's Landing:

  • Closed for the summer


  • Monday-Friday: 11:00 am-7:00 pm
  • Saturday & Sunday: Closed

Cocina Del Sol:

  • Closed for the summer


  • Monday-Friday: 10:00 am-5:00 pm
  • Saturday & Sunday: Closed

Common Grounds:

  • Monday-Friday: 7:45 am-11:00 am
  • Saturday & Sunday: Closed 


SPU also offers a variety of catering options that can be tailored to fit your unique event needs. Our full-service catering team can accommodate everything from outdoor barbecues to snack and coffee breaks, to formal receptions and gala events.

To ensure that you and your group have a successful dining experience, contact the Conferences Services office to discuss options. We are happy to talk with you and collaborate with dining services to create a menu unique to your event.

External clients needing catering prices, menus, or other details, please contact Conference Services at or  206-281-2187. 

Internal departments, please contact catering directly. 

Dining Hall Meal Request (for faculty and staff only) 

Gwinn Commons Dining Hall meal request form 

Request for space

Interested in reserving facilities on the SPU campus for your outside group? Here’s your first step:

SPU Faculty/Staff Only: Eating at your event?

Here’s your first step to arranging food service (through-the-line only) at Gwinn Commons:

ADA access?

You’ll find ADA-approved handicapped parking in the Demaray parking lot. Access Gwinn Commons through the Ames Library back entrance, through the Library to Martin Square, and then up the Gwinn Commons elevator to the third floor.