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Princeton Dining Services
Princeton Dining Services provides two distinct on-campus catering services depending on your catering needs.
- Princeton Catering
Princeton Catering is a full service caterer offering a wide range of services from wine and cheese receptions to formal, full-service dinners. Menus and prices and reservation requirements as well as contact information is available on the Dining Services website.
- Paper Tiger
Paper Tiger is a no frills drop-off or pick-up service from Frist Campus Center available Monday- Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Paper Tiger has a full assortment of breakfast, snack, sandwich, entree and accompaniments, pizza, sushi and salad menu items, including beverages. All orders include the necessary paper supplies and condiments. You may fax your order using their order form or call them at (609) 258-3726. Time requirements for ordering are contained on their order form.
Prospect House and Palmer House
If you choose you may hire an outside caterer, however several conditions apply.
- Approved Providers for Catering and Event Services
The Princeton University Office of Finance and Treasury maintains a list of approved providers for catering and event services on campus.
- Outside Caterers and Dining Services Space
Approved outside caterers are not permitted to use the Department of Dining Services' kitchens, receiving areas or any dining or lounge space adjacent to Residential College dining facilities, Princeton Stadium and cash operations. In addition, Dining Services facilities can not be used as an access route.
Fees for Service
Conference and Event Services provides consultative and coordination services at no cost. Sponsoring departments and programs incur the cost of catering.