Johnny's Cafe

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  • Today's hours: 7:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.


42.93099 -85.58743
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So good, we named it after John Calvin himself.

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Johnny's Café offers freshly made breakfast sandwiches, baked goods and a cereal bar. At lunch, the menu features daily specials, our all-American grill, homemade soups, grab-n-go sandwiches and salads, and an array of beverages and snacks. Throughout the year Johnny's offers periodic events to keep things lively.Take advantage of our later hours and feed your needs morning, noon or night, without the bother of leaving campus! Dine in the cafe at one of several tables, or take your meal to go.

Every day faculty/staff and students with a meal plan are able to use their meals swipes at Johnny's as part of our Meal Exchange Program. They offer a variety of options throughout the store that allow you to choose an entree, side, and beverage to make up a meal. Check out the times below and stop in to Johnny's to eat a meal with retail.

Breakfast: 7:30am - 10:30am 

Lunch/Dinner: 11:30am - 10:30pm


Open to all members of the Calvin community and their accompanied guests.All Meal plansKnight Bucks, Dining Dollars, Cash, Debit/Credit, Meal Ticket, and checks accepted in the dining halls.

Guest Cost per Meal:
Hot Breakfast—$7.45

Children rates:
0–4 years—Free
5–11 years—1/2 off


Monday7:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Tuesday7:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday7:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Thursday7:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday7:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.

Advising & Exam Meal Hours

Tuesday, Dec 11 - Friday, Dec 14

  • Normal Semester Hours

Saturday, Dec 15

  • 11:00am - 11:00pm

Sunday, Dec 16

  • Closed

Monday, Dec 17

  • 7:30am - 11:00pm

Tuesday, Dec 18 

  • 7:30am - 5:00pm

Wednesday, Dec 19 - Friday, Dec 21

  • 8:00am - 3:00pm

Saturday, Dec 22 - Tuesday, Jan 1

  • Closed

Wednesday, Jan 2

  • 8:00am - 3:00pm

Thursday, Jan 3

  • Normal Semester Hours Resume

Summer Meal Hours


  • 8:00 a.m.–1:30 p.m.

Closed Tuesday, July 4th in observance of Independence Day



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