Meals & Memories Made Here


For many, the happiest memories of life are the wonderful meals shared with family and friends. Unfortunately for many seniors, this fulfilling part of life has now become burdensome and lonely. Benton House seeks to recapture the fun and spirit of family dining every day. And we do so mindful of nutritional needs and resident choice.

Unique Benton House Dining Features

  • Varied menu prepared with fresh ingredients
  • A dozen menu options available daily
  • Daily soup and salad options
  • Happy hours with hot hors d’oeuvres
  • Theme nights and monthly parties
  • “Resident Recipe” nights

Regular dining options

featuring a wide array of dishes

Breakfast at Benton House

Full Breakfast Service

Fresh eggs cooked to order with varying side items of breakfast meats, breads and other traditional favorites

Lunch Service at Benton House

Lunch Service

Lighter fare such as soups, salads and sandwiches. A variety of hot options always available

Dinner Service at Benton House

Dinner Service

Delicious dinner menu featuring beef, chicken, pork or seafood entrees and accompanying side items. Don’t forget dessert!

Continental Breakfast

Early risers enjoy coffee, juices, cereals, oatmeal and seasonal fruits

Standard Fare

Additional options always available for lunch and dinner

Soups & Salads

Soups & Salads

  • Chef Salad—Ham, turkey, egg and cheese on a bed of mixed greens. Topped with bacon bits and your choice of salad dressing
  • Soup du jour with house salad—Soup of the day with mixed green salad
  • Soup du jour with baked potato—Soup of the day with loaded baked potato
Cold Plates

Cold Plates (served with one side item)

  • Chicken salad plate
  • Egg salad plate
  • Tuna salad plate

Sandwiches (served with one side item)

  • Fried or grilled chicken
  • Grilled cheese
  • Hamburger or cheeseburger
  • Hot Dog
  • Pimento cheese
  • Deli sandwich of the day

Side Items

French fries, Chips, Baked potato, Fresh fruit, Vegetable of the day

Frequently Asked Questions

Meals & Memories Made Here

Can my family and friends join me for a meal?

Yes! We encourage family and friends to visit. Have them join you with other residents or reserve the private dining room.

Can I have second helpings?

Yes! Residents may always ask for seconds of favorite items, and many do!

Can I get something to eat between meals?

Yes! Fresh fruit and other snacks are always available. And of course, you are free to keep your own personal items in your apartment.

Can I dine out?

Yes! This is your home and you are free to dine elsewhere whenever you desire. In fact, resident often visit restaurants together.

Can I cook?

Yes! The resident kitchen is available for your use. Bake cookies for grandkids or join us for our weekly cooking class where we share and sample recipes.