Food Services


Table of Contents

Three students hold trays of food from the campus cafeteria.

The Table of Contents is our market-style dining operation featuring:

  • Breakfast served daily, including made-to-order Belgian waffles
  • Weekly comfort food rotations, including in-house smoked meats, build-your-own pasta bowls and Mexican platters
  • Baked potato bar
  • House-made soups
  • Grilled-to-order burgers, chicken and veggie burgers
  • Spicy chicken served with house-made chipotle mayo and chicken tenders
  • Fries, chili cheese fries, loaded fries, fried pickles, cheese curds and corn poppers
  • Whole or personal pizzas
  • Made-to-order panini station
  • Fresh deli sandwiches and salads
  • Variety of snack foods, frozen items, and grab-and-go items
  • Separate station for preparing allergen-safe meals
  • Gluten-free, vegan and vegetarian options

Bean Counter

A student employee at the Bean counter hands a coffee cup to a student customer.

The Bean Counter is a coffee shop featuring:

  • Locally-roasted Crimson Cup coffee, cold brew iced and frozen drinks, and fruit smoothies
  • A variety of snacks and bottled beverages

Hours and Location

John L. and Christine Warner Library and Student Center

Ordering is available through the GrubHub App or guests may place orders at the ordering kiosk located at the coffee shop.

  • Monday through Thursday 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Friday 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Saturday and Sunday: Noon to 6 p.m.

Hours of operation vary by station. They also vary at the beginning and end of semesters as well as on holidays. Changes will be posted at the operation.

Ordering and Pick-up Procedures

All ordering will be done through the Grubhub mobile app. See instructions here

  • All customers can download the Grubhub app, set up an account, choose OSU Campus, choose Table of Contents or The Bean Counter, place order and pay with an approved form of payment (credit card, debit card, BuckID and dining dollars). Contactless payments are preferred.
  • If a guest does not have a mobile device to place an order, a GrubHub ordering Kiosk located at the Table of Contents coffee shop (The Bean Counter) will be available. 

When an order is complete, you will be notified that your food is ready for pickup.

  • All orders can be picked up at the designated pick-up station located at the front gate closest to the coffee shop.

Customers will no longer be able to fill their reusable containers or coffee mugs with self-serve drip coffee. However, guests can purchase a coffee and pour it into their reusable container. Counter workers will not be able to pour coffee into your reusable container.

Cyber Café

The Cyber Café in the John Gilbert Reese Center is presently closed. All drinks and snacks that are offered at the Cyber Café can be ordered on the Grubhub app and picked up at the Table of Contents in the Warner Center.


Students serve themselves from chafing dishes.

Campus Catering is devoted to serving the faculty, staff, and student base of Ohio State Newark with professional quality catering service for their meetings, forums, and social events. Whether you’re looking for a formal luncheon for six or a pizza party for sixty, Campus Catering can help make your event a success. 

For menus, and to place an order, please email or or call 740.366.9201.

Dining Plans

Dining plans are available through The Ohio State University to meet the needs of students for convenient, nutritious food. View dining plans and rates.