Standard Hours

  • Breakfast
    • Mon - Fri7:00AM - 11:00AM
  • Brunch
    • Sat - Sun8:00AM - 2:00PM
  • Lunch
    • Mon - Sun11:00AM - 2:00PM
  • Afternoon Snack
    • Mon - Sun2:00PM - 5:00PM
  • Dinner
    • Mon - Sun5:00PM - 8:00PM

3 Star Certification Badge

Observatory Hill is located on the southwestern corner of Alderman and McCormick Roads near the first-year residence halls. Often referred to on Grounds as O'Hill, this dining room has a large seating area with two levels and eight delicious stations to choose from!

During COVID, O'Hill can see higher volumes which may cause back up of lines. We recommend using the schedule below to dine during slower time periods.

Peak time periods:
Breakfast: 8:45am-9:30am | 10:00am-10:30 am           
Lunch: 12:00pm-12:45pm | 1:00pm-1:45pm | 2:00pm-2:30 pm
Dinner: 6:00pm-7:30pm
Slower time periods: 
Breakfast: 7:00am-7:45am 
Lunch: 11:00am-11:45am 
Dinner: 5:00pm-5:45pm

Accepted Here

Meal plan swipe, Flex Dollars, Cavalier Advantage, Cash, Visa, MasterCard, and American Express accepted.

Casual Meal Rates Cash/Credit/Debit/Cavalier Advantage (rates before tax applied) Breakfast: $9.25 Brunch: $11.25 Lunch: $11.25 Dinner: $11.75 Theme Meals: $12.25 Flex Dollars (tax-free) Breakfast: $8.25 Brunch: $10.00 Lunch: $10.00 Dinner: $10.50 Theme Meals: $11.25

Effective immediately due to COVID-19 and supply chain disruptions requiring ingredient substitutions, allergen and ingredient information on menu boards, recipe cards, and website may not be current. If you or someone in your party has a food allergy, please contact a food service manager, chef or dietitian on site. We will provide updates throughout September and October.

    2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice, but calorie needs vary. Additional nutrition information available upon request.

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    525 McCormick Rd
    Charlottesville, VA 22904