Here at the UNH Dairy Bar, we are focused on healthy foods and sustainability. We select wholesome, local products. We use compostable containers and cutlery for takeaway orders. We use EnergyStar rated equipment in our kitchen. We're doing all that we can to be sustainable while offering some of the tastiest food and, of course - ice cream, in town!
Summer Operating Hours
The UNH Dairy Bar will be open during the summer. We are closed for Memorial Day, May 27th (4th of July hours TBD).
May 19th - May 31st
Mon-Fri: 8:00am - 4:00pm
Sat & Sun: 11:00am - 4:00pm
June 1st - June 30th
Mon-Fri: 8:00am - 6:00pm
Sat & Sun: 11:00am - 6:00pm
*Beginning on June 15th, the Dairy Bar ice cream window will be open until 9pm every day!!
During the academic year, hours may be different due to openings, closings, school breaks and holidays. These and other details can be found by visiting the hours of operation page.
All Dining Hours
Hours may change for events and curtailment. Sign up for text alerts to receive up-to-date information about these changes.
Local & Sustainable
The UNH Dairy Bar is one of the few restaurants in New Hampshire to be a 3 Star Certified Green Restaurant® by the Green Restaurant Association (GRA).
The UNH Dairy bar implemented sixty environmental steps targeting, food, water, waste, energy, chemicals,
disposables, and building materials. Our loved restaurant recycles everything commercially possible in Durham using compostable packaging and unique recycling sorting bins for guests. Fresh local products are sourced from the UNH high-tunnels as well as local suppliers using sustainable methods resulting in naturally fresh food. Come dine green with us at our beloved UNH Dairy Bar! Learn more about our accomplishment at: www.dinegreen.com
Read the Dairy Bar full certification report.
We practice energy conservation and efficiency as well to enhance our environment and community. We use a variety of fresh local products from suppliers using sustainable methods that result in great quality foods.
See more information on our local vendors.
The UNH Dairy Bar restaurant uses compostable packaging and unique recycling sorting bins for guests to contribute in our efforts for a more sustainable UNH.