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U.S. Naval Academy Retail Dining offers various dining options, as well as catering services, on the Naval Academy Yard to meet all of your dining needs. Start your day with a delicious hot beverage or a tasty breakfast bread from 1845 Coffee.  Grab a quick bite to eat at Drydock Restaurant or dine with us for lunch at our distinguished flagship restaurant, The Alley.  With its historical ambiance, the Naval Academy Club and Naval Academy Catering offer the perfect venue for your next special event. 

We Give 100% Because Our Midshipmen Give 100%.  When you dine in any of our establishments, 100% of our sales profits support the Brigade of Midshipmen by enhancing their cultural and educational experience and through funding of club sports, extracurricular activities and many other quality of life functions.


Located in one of the oldest buildings on the Naval Academy Yard, the historic Gate 3 Gatehouse, 1845 Coffee proudly serves Ceremony Coffee Roasters Coffee. Stop by for a specialty espresso, cold nitro brew, Kombucha or various waters and juices. 1845 also features fresh baked goods and various Naval Academy merchandise.

New Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday
7:00am - 3:00pm
Saturday & Sunday
8:00am - 3:00pm
Special Closures
Closed on Federal Holidays and during
Thanksgiving and Winter break periods