Defense Dining Services

Inflight Café

Hours of Operation

Monday5:15-10 a.m. & 10:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Tuesday5:15-10 a.m. & 10:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Wednesday5:15-10 a.m. & 10:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Thursday5:15-10 a.m. & 10:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Friday5:15-10 a.m. & 10:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
U.S. Federal HolidaysClosed

Espresso Bar Hours of Operation

Tuesday5:15-10 a.m.
Thursday5:15-10 a.m.
U.S. Federal HolidaysClosed

Contact Us

EDC, Mission Drive
Bldg. 2001

Tel: (717) 770-5125

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Midway Café

***Temporarily closed until further notice***

Contact Us

Bldg. 54

Tel: (717) 770-6973

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Café at NSA Mechanicsburg

Hours of Operation

Monday6:30-10:15 a.m. & 11:15 a.m.-1 p.m.
Tuesday6:30-10:15 a.m. & 11:15 a.m.-1 p.m.
Wednesday6:30-10:15 a.m. & 11:15 a.m.-1 p.m.
Thursday6:30-10:15 a.m. & 11:15 a.m.-1 p.m.
Friday6:30-10:15 a.m. & 11:15 a.m.-1 p.m.
U.S. Federal HolidaysClosed

Grill Hours of Operation

Monday6:30-8 a.m. / 8:15-10:15 a.m. & 11:15 a.m.-1 p.m.
Tuesday6:30-8 a.m. / 8:15-10:15 a.m. & 11:15 a.m.-1 p.m.
Wednesday6:30-8 a.m. / 8:15-10:15 a.m. & 11:15 a.m.-1 p.m.
Thursday6:30-8 a.m. / 8:15-10:15 a.m. & 11:15 a.m.-1 p.m.
Friday6:30-8 a.m. / 8:15-10:15 a.m. & 11:15 a.m.-1 p.m.
U.S. Federal HolidaysClosed

Contact Us

Bldg. 311
NSA Mechanicsburg

Tel: (717) 605-3537

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Family and MWR offers fresh food, great service and inviting atmospheres!  MWR snack bars, quick service restaurants, and contractor operated cafés serve breakfast, coffee, sandwiches, pizza, grill items, salads and much more.
The Defense Dining Services has a variety of daily menu items at both the In-Flight Cafe and Midway Cafe at Defense Distribution Center, Susquehanna location and a cafeteria at the Naval Support Activity Mechanicsburg. We offer catering services for special events, rental items for your next get together, and a mobile canteen for your convenience.

Catering Menu

Let Defense Dining Services provide you catering services for your next special event whether it is a retirement ceremony, unit function, or holiday party both on or off the installation.


Special Events Catering includes:

  • Weddings
  • Reunions
  • Retirement
  • Office parties
  • Events

Let us help make your next event a success!

Catering Rental Price List

For more information on renting dining items, please call the Defense Dining Services at 717-770-5125.

ITEM Daily Prices Fee if Delivered
Coffee Carafe $1.50
Insulated Cambro $15.00
Chafing Dish $8.00
Sterno $1.50
8′ Banquet Table $5.00 $9.00
Table Skirting w/ clips8′ section $15.00 $18.00
Chair $3.00 $5.00
Tablecloth $5.00
Linen Napkin $.25
Trash Liner $1.00
Serving Utensil $2.50
Steam Table Pan $2.00
Podium $50.00
Cooler $2.00
Plastic Beverage Tub $2.00
Mirror Beverage Unit $8.00
Warming Cabinet $75.00
Coffee Warmer $12.00
Punch Bowl $8.00
Water Pitcher $1.50
Charcoal Grill $45.00
Beverage Fountain $45.00
Delivery Fees $25.00

Vending Machines

Whether you need a quick snack to include candy bars, chips, pastries, and ice cream, or something to drink ranging from soda to milk, or a more substantial hot meal or cold sandwich, we have over 200 vending machines across the depot for your convenience.

If you have any questions or issues with the vending machines, please call:

(717) 770-5125
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Centennial Car & Bike Show Open Registration Share

12:00 PM
Installation Fest Area , New Cumberland, PA

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Centennial SummerFest & Organizational Day Share

11:30 AM
Installation Fest Area (Riverview Golf Course Practice Range) , New Cumberland, PA

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Inflight Menus

  • EDC menu July 2-6 (pdf)
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NSA Menus

Mobile Canteen

Daily Route Schedule for Defense Distribution Center Susquehanna.

  • Dining_Mobile Canteen Schedule_May 18 (pdf)
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