Food Vendors

UT Arlington Dining Services provides catering services for the UT Arlington community.  Please visit Maverick Catering for details on their services, view catering menus, and online ordering.

If you choose not to use UT Arlington’s Dining Services for your catered event, below are additional food vendors approved by UT Arlington to provide catering services on campus.  You must submit your request to use an outside food vendor  at least 14 days in advance of your event by completing the Outside Food Verification Form. If your desired food vendor is not listed, you can get them approved by following the steps outlined below.  You will need to check UT Share to confirm if a below location is setup as a vendor for direct billing.  External Clients are required to use UTA Carlisle Catering when booking space in the University Center.

Departments and Student Organizations will need to submit a form to to check the status of the listed vendor. 

Approved Food Vendors

Alonti Café & Catering 203 Commerce St (817) 335-3988
Buca Di Beppo
7843 Park Ln, Dallas, TX 75225 (214) 361-8462 
Burger Box (Pick Up Only)
2501 S Cooper Street, Arlington, TX 76015
(817) 801-3069
City Kitchen
2317 Blue Smoke Ct. N, Fort Worth, 76015
(817) 534-9900 
Eddie Jr. BBQ (Pick Up Only)
1023 Woodhaven Blvd, Fort Worth, TX 76112  (682) 777-3717
El Chico Café – Pantego (Pick Up Only) 7621 Baker Blvd, Richland Hills, TX (800) 488-1803
Fuzzy's Taco Shop
510 E Abram St, Arlington, TX
(817) 265-8226
J. Gilligans 400 E Abram St, Arlington, TX 76010 (817) 274-8561
Jimmy John's
504 E Abram St, Arlington, TX 76010  (817) 801-1314 
Kona Ice
Central DFW/Lake Arlington
(682) 593-5662
La Madeleine 2101 N Collins St, Arlington, TX 76011(ONLY) (817) 461-3634
Marquez Bakery 1730 E Division St, Arlington, TX 76011 (817) 265-8858
McAlister’s Deli 137 Merchants Row, Suite 101 Arlington, TX 76018 (817) 465-3354
Mr. Jim's Pizza
2430 N Davis Dr., Arlington, TX 76012
(817) 500-0111
Nothing Bundt Cakes
5001 S Cooper Suite 111, Arlington, TX 76017
(817) 557-2253
Panera/Maverick Catering
College Park District
(817) 272-2304
Pappa John's Pizza 2633 W Park Row Dr, Arlington, TX 76013 (817) 801-7272
Pie Five College Park District (817) 460-7438
Pollo Compero
3755 S Cooper St, Arlington, TX 76015  (877) 226-7376
Pokey O's (817) 385-9562
Raising Cane's 1322 N. Collins St, Arlington, TX 76011 (817) 459-2560
Rita's Italian Ice
101 E Abram, Ste 120, Arlington, TX 76010  (817) 539-9292 
Soulgood Catering
2827 Sharon Street, Dallas, TX 75211  (972) 349-9348
Southern Eats (Pick Up Only)
6407 S Cooper St, Arlington, TX 76001  (817) 200-6922
Spring Creek BBQ
3608 South Cooper, Arlington, TX 
(817) 465-0553
Starbucks UTA Bookstore location (817) 795-3539
Steel City Pops 2012 Greenville Ave, Dallas, TX 75026
(214) 7691806
TJ’s Catfish and Wings 4261 Green Oaks Blvd, Arlington, TX 76016 (817) 572-1600

Approved Vendor Process

Beginning June 1, 2016, a new process for outside food vendor selection and approval was implemented. A food vendor may apply for permission to service UT Arlington at any time. Food Vendors must submit an Application, agree to the Terms and Conditions, and submit all requested information to University Center Operations. Food Vendors reapply annually. There is no cost to apply or reapply. Applicants should receive confirmation of their request within 5-7 business days.

If you have questions or would like to submit an application, please email