The Mermaid Express is located outside the Jessup Library.

On Campus

First Run Café

Located at the South entrance of PVCC's Main Building, First Run Cafe serves a variety of foods for breakfast and lunch and is also open several evenings a week. First Run offers daily specials, salad and sandwich bars, and an extensive menu. Hours of operation are posted at the restaurant. First Run also offers catering service to on-campus events. For additional information, email

Mermaid Express

Coffees and teas (hot or cold), lattes, hot chocolate, smoothies, pastries and biscotti are available from Mermaid Express, in the kiosk near the Library in PVCC's Main Building. Hours are posted at the kiosk.

Vending Machines
Vending options in all campus buildings include snacks, sodas, water, juice and bill-changing machines.

Off Campus

Eateries located closest to PVCC's campus can be found in the Belmont neighborhood and Millcreek area. Check the restaurant searches on MapQuest or Google.