Food Services

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.

RDC MarketplaceThe 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

  • 2Mato | enjoy a wide variety of delicious pizzas.

  • CREATE Grill | start your day well with a great breakfast menu, or enjoy a full complement of pasta, stir-fries, and burgers 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. 

  • Dimension Cafe | create your own sandwiches or stir-fries; enjoy snacks such as nachos, popcorn, and hot dogs; choose from a selection of vegetarian, chicken or beef burgers; and quench your thirst with delicious smoothies, coffee, tea, water, juices and more
  • Fan Favourites Concession | serves snacks such as nachos, popcorn, and hot dogs and burgers, as well as a variety of beverage options

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