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I.L. Creations, Inc. is the concessions contractor for both the Forrestal and Germantown cafeterias.  Their menus offer over 125 items that include healthy choice selections, cold salad dishes, and an extensive offering of American and International buffet dishes.  Use this link to access the I.L. Creations website.

Forrestal Cafeteria

The Forrestal cafeteria hours of operation are Monday through Friday from 6:45 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.  Standard breakfast and lunch foods are made at specialty stations, with hot and cold self-serve buffets providing a wide range of foods priced by weight.

I.L. Creations, the operators of the Forrestal cafeteria, have a website that lists the daily menu options, food nutrition information, events, and other information specific to the cafeteria.  Use this link to access the I.L. Creations Forrestal Cafeteria website.

Use this link to access the Forrestal cafeteria Weekly menu - Full fare, hot bar, salad bar, pizza, grill, sandwiches, etc.

Breakfast
6:45 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
   
Morning Break
10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
 During the break the dining hall is open and only self-service foods and beverages are available.
   
Lunch
11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
   
Afternoon Happy Hour - 30% off all buffet items
2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Only buffet items and self service foods and beverages are for sale during Happy Hour, and does not include sandwiches, pizza, burgers, etc.

Germantown Cafeteria

The Germantown cafeteria hours of operation are Monday through Friday from 7:00 a.m. until 2:30 p.m.  Standard breakfast and lunch foods are made at specialty stations, see the links to the right, with hot and cold self-serve buffets providing a wide range of foods priced by weight.

I.L. Creations, the operators of the Germantown cafeteria, have a website that lists the daily menu options, food nutrition information, events, and other information specific to the cafeteria.  Use this link to access the I.L. Creations Germantown Cafeteria website.

Use this link to access the Germantown cafeteria Weekly menu - Full fare, hot bar, salad bar, pizza, grill, sandwiches, etc.

Breakfast
6:45 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
   
Morning Break
10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
 During the break the dining hall is open and only self service foods and beverages are for sale.
   
Lunch
11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
   
Afternoon Happy Hour - 30% off all buffet items
1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Only buffet items and self service foods and beverages are for sale during Happy Hour, and does not include sandwiches, pizza, burgers, etc.

Catering Services

I. L. Creations offers full service catering for all special events, meetings, coffee breaks, receptions, etc.  Use this link to view their catering brochure.  For catering services please contact the Catering Manager for your location.

Forrestal Catering Manager: Ms. Janice Peoples, (240) 687-1127 or email at Janice@ilcreations.com.
Germantown Catering Manager: Mr. Richard Siegel, (301) 903-4530 or email at richard.siegel@ilcreations.com.

Other Places to Eat In or Near Forrestal

  • Forrestal Subway (Ground Floor, GE-234)
    Hours:9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
    No delivery.  Catering is available by calling 202.554.5672
    Note: This location does not accept gift Subway cards or coupons
  • Forrestal Dunkin’ Donuts (Ground Floor, GE-234)
    Hours: 6:45 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
    No delivery.  Catering available by calling 202.554.5672
    Note: This location does not accept Dunkin' Donuts gift cards or coupons
  • Forrestal 4th Floor Snack Bar (4F-052)
    Hours: 6:45 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
    Limited grill/deli, pre-made sandwiches, snacks and drinks
  • Forrestal 6th Floor Snack Bar (6B-037)
    Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    Pre-made sandwiches, snacks and drinks
  • Vending Machines (Available 24 hours)
    3E-055
    2E-057
    GA-124
    GE-032
    GE-225
    Loading Dock
  • Use this link to read more about the L'Enfant Plaza Restaurants and Shops
  • Use this link to read the Powerpedia Listing of Other Restaurants Near Forrestal and the Portals (DOENet Access Only)

Other Places to Eat In or Near Germantown

  • Germantown Subway in the Germantown Cafeteria
    Hours:9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. (open while the Cafeteria is open)
    Note: This location does not accept gift Subway cards or coupons
  • C-Wing Snack Bar (Rick's) C-234
    Hours: 7:30 am to 5:00 pm
  • G-Wing Snack Bar G-235
    Hours: 8:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • Vending Machines (available 24 hours)
    B-102
    E-044
  • Use this link to read the Powerpedia Listing of Other Restaurants Near Germantown  (DOENet Access Only)

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