Program Description

The Culinary Arts curriculum is designed to develop and provide students with an intensive professional and practical experience and background, with a hands-on approach in the daily operation in a professional kitchen and full-service fine dining restaurant. Also, it will provide students with the basic knowledge needed to work in volume feeding establishments and experience all phases (front and back of the house) of a restaurant operation through rotation of assignments. Click on the menu to the left to see and/or download the weekly lunch menu.

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Operating Hours*

Closed Mondays

Tuesday – Friday 

Breakfast will be 8:30am-9:45 am, and the hours for lunch will be 11:00am-12:45 pm.

For additional information please call
(951) 328-3663 “EAT FOOD”.
3801 Market Street, Riverside, Ca 92501


Culinary Map

You must be 18 years or older to attend the culinary program.
Following are the Information Workshop dates & the Online Application dates for the Culinary Arts Program. All students that are interested in the Culinary Arts Program should attend an Information Workshop. Requirements and eligibility criteria will be discussed at the workshops. All workshops will be held at the Culinary Academy Building.

Times and dates are subject to change. 

(No reservation or appointment necessary)

Day: Date: Time: Location:
Monday April 17, 2017 1 pm Culinary Academy Building
Monday September 11, 2017 1 pm Culinary Academy Building
Monday December 4, 2017 1 pm Culinary Academy Building
Monday April 16, 2018 , 1 pm Culinary Academy Building

The Culinary Academy does not have the type of liability insurance that covers children.  Please make child care arrangements for your children before you attend the workshop. 


( will be accepted on the following dates only)

Day: Date: Time: If Accepted, Program Begins:
Monday May 15, 2017 8am - 7pm August 28, 2017
Monday October 2, 2017 8am - 7pm January 2, 2018
Monday January 22, 2018 8am - 7pm April 30, 2018
Monday May 14, 2018 8am - 7pm August 27, 2018




EEO Compliance Statement

Riverside Community College District is an Equal Opportunity, Title IX and Section 504 employer and does not discriminate any person in any program or activity of the District on the basis of ethnic group identification, national origin, religion, age, gender, gender identity, gender expression, race, color, genetic information, ancestry, sexual orientation, or physical or mental disability, or any characteristic listed or defined in Section 11135 of the Government code or any characteristic that is contained in the prohibition of hate crimes set forth in subdivision (a) of Section 422.6 of the Penal Code or on the basis of these perceived characteristics, or based on association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics.  The District’s designated Title IX Officer/Section 504/ADA Coordinator is Ms. Lorraine Jones located at 3801 Market St. Riverside, CA 92501.  To speak with someone regarding complaints of unlawful discrimination, harassment, or retaliation, please call (951) 222-8039.

Contact Us

The address is 3801 Market Street, Riverside, California 92501

(951) 328-3663 “EAT FOOD”