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Cafeteria-Style Restaurant in Dayton, OH

Welcome to MCL Restaurant & Bakery, your go-to spot for homemade goodness in Dayton, OH. Since 1950, we’ve been serving up delicious comfort food to satisfy your cravings and warm your heart. 

At our cozy cafeteria-style restaurant, everyone feels like family because we were founded on family values and recipes. For dine-in eating, carryout orders, and event catering in Dayton, OH, choose MCL. Stop in for a bite today.

Our Dayton, OH Restaurant & Bakery

MCL Kettering

4485 Far Hills Avenue

Kettering, OH 45429

At the intersection of  W. David Road and Far Hills Avenue, next to Walgreens Pharmacy and AeroCare.



11 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Scratch Kitchen Cookin'

Indulge in classic Midwestern cuisine always made from scratch when you dine in at MCL. Crafted with care in our Dayton kitchens, our menu has been perfected by three generations of family owners across more than 70 years. 

From mouth-watering chicken & noodles to our famous flaky pie crust, every bite is a reminder of the comforts of home. Come taste the difference at MCL in Dayton today!

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For your next meal, order delivery or carryout online.

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Catering Made Simple

The food you cater can often be the center of your event. Don’t let it fall flat – get a menu everyone will love from MCL Catering. When you need a professional, tasty catering service in Dayton, OH, our team answers the call.

With homegrown favorites, made in the same scratch kitchens as our regular menu, our catering dishes are sure to dazzle. Our satisfaction guarantee means we’ll always offer a fair price for our hot meals, always delivered on time.

Corporate Catering in Dayton, OH

Planning a corporate event? Look no further than MCL Catering. For meetings and luncheons of 8 guests up to 10,000, we have what it takes to feed hungry professionals on your team.

Our corporate catering options include:

  • Employee Appreciation

  • Board Meetings

  • Team Building

  • Conferences

  • Company Picnics

Let us take care of the food so you can focus on your event's success.

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Wedding Catering for Your Big Day

Your wedding day is all about you! After the thrill of saying "I do," treat yourself and your guests to a romantic meal from MCL Catering.

We understand that wedding catering is more than just serving delicious dishes – it's about creating an unforgettable experience. That's why presentation and service are at the top of our priority list. We'll work closely with you to meet your specific requirements and ensure our setup complements your unique reception theme or decor.

With our dedicated wedding catering specialists by your side, planning your menu and service will be a breeze. Our wedding catering packages in Dayton, OH, include:

  • Barn Weddings

  • Rehearsal Dinners

  • Reception Dinners

  • Bridal Showers

Trust our dedicated wedding catering specialists to create a plan that lets you confidently focus on making memories that will last a lifetime.

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Get a Quote

Have questions about our menu options? Contact our Indianapolis, IN, catering professionals. We’re available to take your calls from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (EST). We recommend speaking with our experienced team if you’re interested in the following:

  • Hosting 100+ guests

  • Special service requests - beyond dropoff and setup

  • Custom pricing for 500+ guests

  • Catering for recurring events

  • Wedding reception catering packages

Call us at 855-625-3836 or get a quote online today.

Event Hosting as Easy as Pie

Step up your hosting game with MCL. Reserve one of our premium banquet rooms in Dayton, OH, for your corporate dinners or private receptions. Ideal for any occasion, our banquet rooms offer free rentals when you meet our minimum food and beverage purchase requirements.

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Community Culture: Our Fundraising Events

Looking to fundraise for your nonprofit or community organization? Partner with MCL for a tasty solution. Book a fundraising night at our Dayton location and get a great meal while doing a good deed.

Here’s how it works:

  • Request a date at your local MCL location.

  • Spread the word about your fundraiser to friends, family, and supporters.

  • Order delectable homemade meals at MCL.

  • Get 20% of all profits from orders affiliated with your organization on your designated date.

Book a Fundraiser

Giving the Gift of Comfort

Say goodbye to gift guesswork with an MCL Gift Card. Perfect for any occasion, our gift cards are sure to put a smile on your loved one’s face – and their stomachs! Purchase a card online or at a restaurant near you today.

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Visit MCL in Dayton, OH Today

Visit MCL Restaurant & Bakery in Dayton, OH, today and discover why we're a local favorite for family dining and catering alike. You no longer need to sacrifice your favorite recipes or the unmatched comfort of home cooking on a night out. Visit MCL Kettering today!