Food Entrepreneurship

#UNIDiningTakeover - Taste of 2024

Join us Mon. Mar 25th- Wed. Apr 3rd for lunch (11 AM - 1:30 PM) at the Rialto Dining Venue to enjoy a menu of traditional and contemporary dishes inspired by the evolution of African and African-American flavors in North America. The following five food entrepreneurs will be featured at Emiliano’s station in an all-you-can-eat venue on each of the following dates:

📍Rialto Dining Center is located on the North side of campus, 2003 Campus Street, Cedar Falls, IA 50614, between the two tower buildings. For easiest access, use the East entrance (closest to the street). 

🚗 Parking is streetside or Transportation Intermodal Parking available across the street. 

🎟️ Students can access the dining center via their meal plan; while the cost for lunch for other members of the UNI and Cedar Valley community is $11.25. Only credit/debit cards are accepted. (No cash).

📸  camera eats first   |   💬  share your thoughts

<images and quotes from 2024 coming soon>

Highlights from 2023 to whet your appetite!

Pick Up N Go's treasures - day 1 of 5 

"I had two bowls, Lindi. I had TWO bowls." ~ B.S.

"We enjoyed your food so much today! Thank you!!" ~ K.T.

"The food was fire!!!! ❤️❤️❤️" ~ A.I.A.

The food was great!! ~ J.H.

"The food was awesome." ~ S.B.

Momma 'Nem Soul Food's treasures- day 2 of 5  

"I've never seen such huge wings! The garlic mashed potatoes and smoked turkey green beans were awesome!" ~ S.B.

"All the chicken wings was gone in 60 minutes!" ~ S.E.

"It was good!" ~ C.M.

"Love this! ❤️" ~ M.A. 

Tu Wayy Catering's treasures- day 3 of 5  

<coming Mon. March 27, 2023>

Dominique's Seafood's treasures - day 4 of 5  

"Dominiques Seafood this was my first try and will not be my last it was so good!!!!" ~ M.M.

"All types of emotions this morning lol. Dominique's Seafood congratulations for everything. But, I don’t think they know about your desserts, they are absolutely delicious." ~ H.R.

Daniel & Mom's Kitchen treasures - day 5 of 5  

<Coming Mon. Apr 3, 2023>