Drive-Thru Dinner Series Continues Thursday

Hospitality Meal Prep Spring 2019
File photo of Arkansas Tech University hospitality students performing meal preparation in spring 2019.

Students from the Arkansas Tech University Department of Parks, Recreation and Hospitality Administration will serve a Japanese-themed meal for their Thursday, Oct. 21, drive-thru dinner series event.

The meal will include choice of house salad or karaage (Japanese fried chicken) for a starter and an option of katsu don pork cutlet rice bowl or yakisoba (Japanese-style stir-fried noodles) with shrimp or chicken for an entree. Dessert selections are Japanese roll cake or cheesecake parfait.

Meals may be reserved in advance by calling (479) 356-2198 or sending e-mail to

Meals will be available from 5-6 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 21, at 404 N. El Paso Ave. in Russellville. Cost will be $15 per meal (tax included). Cash, check, debit card and credit card will be accepted forms of payment.

The dinners are staffed by ATU students in the advanced food preparation and guest services classes.

Those who wish to receive weekly updates concerning the drive-thru dinners may register at

Learn more about the ATU Department of Parks, Recreation and Hospitality Administration at