Just like our program, our menu is all about personal choice.
Food is very important to our campers. Some kids like a lot of different foods but many prefer a few favorites. No matter what, you’ll find a huge selection at Camp Emerson. Our professional chefs cater to all tastes and special diets. We aim to please!
Camp Emerson's Menu is delicious!
Every day we have;
- Fresh fruit – strawberries, blueberries, pineapple, melon, cantaloupe, apples, bananas and more
- Extensive Salad Bar at Lunch and Dinner - every item is separate
- Sandwich Bar at Lunch and Dinner
- Pasta Station with plain pasta and multiple sauces on the side at Lunch and Dinner. You can always put butter or Parmesan cheese on your pasta too
- Rice Cooker is going all day long
- Cereal available at Lunch and Dinner
- Large selection of breads, including gluten-free and egg free. Toasters are readily available all day long.
- Gluten Free Options
- Vegetarian & Vegan Options
- Healthy options identified at every meal
- Alternatives to the main meal offering - what's your favorite "go to" meal? We have it in the self-serve refrigerator!
- Bottled water coolers all around camp – we keep an eye on making sure all campers are drinking enough water
- Milk selection includes: 2%, low-fat chocolate, skim, lactaid, soy and rice
- Hot chocolate – mornings and cool days
- Juices – orange, lemonade, cranberry, apple, grape and fruit punch
One hot choice each day;
Waffles, Pancakes, Muffins, Eggs, Omelets, French Toast
Oatmeal or Farina
Cheerios, Corn Flakes, Rice Krispies, Raisin Bran and other favorites
Yogurt, Cheese, Butter, Cream Cheese, Cottage Cheese, Assorted Breads to Toast, Bagels, English Muffins
Lunch & Dinner
So many delicious meals, what do you like?
Bagels & Lox
Macaroni & Cheese
Grilled Cheese Sandwiches
Spaghetti & Meatballs
Chicken Caesar Salads
Lasagna – Meat and Veggie
BBQ – Chicken, Hamburgers, Hot Dogs, Turkey Burgers, Veggie Burgers
Side dishes rotate daily. Fresh, healthy, cooked from scratch meals.
Snacks & Desserts
Morning – fruit, juice or milk.
Afternoon & Evening snacks – Fresh Fruit (you can get fruit any time of the day), Cookies & Milk, Mozzarella Sticks, English Muffins Pizza, Assorted Ice Creams, Cheese and Crackers, Popsicles, Popcorn, and Make Your Own Sundaes.
Camp Emerson is “The Food Allergy Specialist”.
- We support ALL food allergies and special diets.
- Camp Emerson is completely PEANUT, TREENUT, SHELLFISH AND SESAME FREE.
- We have campers with dairy, nut, wheat, soy, egg and fish allergies.
- Celiac campers thrive here. Gluten free foods are always available.
- Vegetarians and Vegans will feel satisfied.
- We have a team of Registered Dieticians on staff to prepare individualized menus for each allergy.