Dining at I-House

We are happy to announce that I-House Dining is open for residents. We continue to work on updating all of our procedures and policies to ensure that everyone has a safe, comfortable, and enjoyable experience at I-House. COVID protocols are based on guidelines from all Federal, State, local, and Campus officials.

Sharing meals is an integral part of the International House experience that can be enjoyed by both residents and the campus community alike. 

Dining Commons

Dine at I-HouseOur spacious 2nd floor Dining Commons serves I-House residents and the public a variety of cuisines to meet a wide range of tastes. I-House meals are served buffet-style with salad bar, pasta bar, daily soup, rotating entrees, and desserts. Menus change weekly to bring you a new culinary slice of the world. I-House Dining Services also offers meals with cultural themes. Check out our weekly menu and join us for an upcoming theme dinner! Please see meal plan options for community members or call (510) 643-3380 for more information.

International House Café

I-House CaféAnother dining option is the I-House Café, a popular gathering place for residents and the public. The café menu features espresso drinks, pastries, soups, salads, sandwiches, fresh fruit, and juices. Café customers enjoy the incredible bay view as well as digital displays of today’s headlines from around the world.

I-House Location

International House Berkeley

Dining Commons Hours


Breakfast 7:15 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
Lunch 10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Dinner 4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Saturday - Sunday

Brunch 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Dinner 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Labor Day Hours

In recognition of Labor Day which is Monday, September 6, 2021, the dining hall will modify its hours of operation to the following:

Brunch:  9:00 a.m.  – 3:00 p.m. 
Dinner: 5:00 p.m.  – 8:00 p.m. 

Regular hours of operation will resume on Tuesday, September 7, 2021. 

Open to I-House Residents and Staff until further notice.