Joint Base McGuire-Dix-LakehurstCommunity

Eating Establishments

The All-American Grill

The All-American Grill is located at 333 Landsdowne Road. It is open Monday through Friday, 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. for breakfast (traditional breakfast menu) and lunch (sandwiches, hamburger, hotdogs, chicken and chips to include lunch specials).

Dining Facilities (DFACs)

JB MDL dining facilities are open to most personnel. However, each area of the base has unique restrictions on who can be served. The Dix side of the Joint Base will serve anyone transiting through the base, on orders, enlisted permanent party and meal card holders. On the McGuire side of the Joint Base will serve members on orders, meal card holders and permanent party enlisted personnel with the exception of Commanders who may use the facilities on occasion. Exceptions to these policies occur on holidays, and are made known through various media outlets (base paper, websites, etc.). Questions, please contact FSS/FSVF at 754-8121 or 754-1241

Dix Dining Facilities

(609) 562-3537

The dining facilities, located at 5904 Dough-boy Loop, 5517 Texas Ave. and Sever Street, and 5640 Texas Ave. and Baltimore Street, serves mobilizing and demobilizing Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen, and Coast Guardsmen who are ­transiting through base.

The locations and hours of operations change to serve the needs of mobilizing and demobilizing service members.

Flight Kitchen

(609) 754-3779

Attached to the Passenger Services Terminal at 1706 Terminal Road, the Flight Kitchen serves as a 24-hour operation providing meal support to aircrews and flight passengers and flightline personnel unable to go to the Halvorsen Hall Dining Facility. The flight kitchen prepares more than 46,000 meals annually. In addition, it offers lunch and midnight meals all available for carry out.

Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. to midnight. The dining facility is closed for lunch on Saturday, Sunday and holidays.

Halvorsen Hall Dining Facility

(609) 754-8934

Halvorsen Hall is located at 2635 POW/
MIA Blvd., near the dormitories. The food ­service staff prepares breakfast, lunch and dinner
with carryout service available for all eligible members. The dining facility also offers a multitude of holiday meals to include Thanksgiving and Christmas as well as quarterly customer appreciation meals and weekly ethnic lunch meals.

Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 6 to 8 a.m., 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 5 to 7:30 p.m.; weekends and holidays, 6 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 5 to 7:30 p.m.


(609) 754 2396

Pudgy’s boasts a wide range of services and programs, including lunch, specialty dinner nights, check cashing, lounge areas, meeting rooms and a large variety of entertainment. The club is also home to Pudgy’s Sports Bar. The facility is available for receptions, squadron meetings and special functions.

Pudgy’s Sports Pub

(609) 724-0443

Pudgy’s is JB MDL’s all-ranks sports pub located at 2508 Can Do Way. Visitors can watch sporting events on 14 televisions and dine on nachos, wings, burgers, steaks, salads, sandwiches and much more.

Hours of Operation: Monday, Wednesday and Saturday, 11 a.m. to midnight; Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday, 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.; Friday, 11 to 1 a.m.; closed Family Days and holidays.

Tommy B’s

(609) 754-2830

Tommy B’s is located at 2705 East Arnold Ave.,
in Tommy B’s Community Activities Center. The lounge includes a crud table, several widescreen televisions, a fully stocked bar and more. Numerous celebrations, to include Hail and Farewells, are held at Tommy B’s.


(609) 723-7700

Hours of Operation: 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Rickenbacker’s Cafe

(609) 723-2211

Rickenbacker’s Cafe is located in the lobby of the All American Inn at 2786 Mitchell Road and the East end of the JB MDL Clinic. Rickenbacker’s brews Starbuck’s coffee and serves breakfast and lunch sandwiches along with assorted pastries.

Hours of Operation: All American Inn location Monday through Friday, 6 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and the Clinic location Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Ritchey’s Cyber Cafe

(732) 323-4402

Ritchey’s Cyber Cafe is at 123 Severyns Road, inside the Lakehurst Fitness and Sports. The cafe offers a wide assortment of breakfast and lunch specials and gourmet coffee. The cyber area offers eight laptop computers, an XBox, PlayStation, video games, books and
board games.

Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 6:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Flex Friday, 6:30 to 10 a.m.

Cyber Cafe Computer Center

(732) 323-7415

Hours of Operation: Open daily, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.


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