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Hornets Nest

The Hornets Nest serves as the main dining facility for residence hall students at Emporia State University. You will find a fresh salad bar, stone fired pizza, vegetarian and traditional selections, an American grill, an international station, soup station, waffle station, deli bar, and a full selection of beverages. You will also find an exhibition station where the chef will prepare your selection right in front of you. Freshly made desserts are also available. All items in the Hornets Nest are "all you care to eat" excluding any premium meals.

Door Prices

Breakfast $6.25
Brunch, Lunch & Dinner $8.75

Kids 5 and under eat FREE
Kids 6-12 $5.25 for all meals

On the MenuFall & Spring Specials: Visit the Hornets Nest to see our specials

Kimberly Erickson Reyes, General Manager- email or call 620.341.5903

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday
Breakfast: 7:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
Continental Breakfast: 9:31 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Lunch: 11:01 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Dinner: 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Simply To Go
Monday - Friday: 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Saturday - Sunday
Brunch: 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Dinner: 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.