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    Pantera Restaurant - A Presentation of FCS 3784

    Pantera is a student-operated full-service restaurant which is part of the Commercial Quantity Food Production class (FCS 3784). FCS 3784 uses the theory-practice model allowing students to experience "real-world" examples, and gives them hands-on experience to develop the skills and knowledge they need when they enter the workplace.  Every Tuesday, students will offer a different themed menu.
      • Fall 2014, will be offering two options:  a Prix Fixe menu including four courses (an appetizer, soup or salad, entree, and desert) and a Special menu including 2 courses (a salad and an entree). 
      • Advance reservations are required to eat at Pantera.  When you make a reservation, please choose which menu you will be ordering from for that night.  Orders can be changed the night of the meal.  Chris Starbird will be running Pantera For Fall 2014.  Questions regarding Pantera please contact Chris at 217-581-6677 email cstarbird@eiu.edu  Click on the red link below to make your reservations. 

    Make Reservations Here

    Location: Klehm Hall 1418
    Seatings: 5:45 p.m, 6:00 pm and 6:15 pm
    Price: $13 Prix Fixe menu, $9 Special menu, a la carte items available
    Guests: EIU Campus Community and guests

    Fall 2014 Dinner Schedule

    Date Theme/Menu  Restaurant Guest Chef
    September 23, 2014
    Farm to Table
    Independent Chef Jeremy Ryan
    September 30, 2014 Autumn Celebration Brickhouse Paul Mejdrich
    October 14, 2014 From Simple to Sublime - Closed Independent Chef Jeremy Ryan
    October 21, 2014 Downtown Chicago Tasting- Closed Firefly Grill Niall Campbell
    October 28, 2014 Trip around the Mediterranean Charleston Country Club David Glik
    November 4, 2014 Comfort Food Cody's Roadhouse Andy Voris
    November 11, 2014 Tropical - Closed Andrews on the Westbook Andrew Patrick
    November 18, 2014 Italian The Great Impasta Harold Allston
    December 2, 2014  Mexican TBA TBA