At Olivet, we make health and nutrition a priority. When it comes to food, we provide an extensive variety of healthy and delicious meal options in our 4 on-campus locations and 2 coffee shops.

Ludwig Main Dining Room


Fresh Food Options

Designed to satisfy everyone's appetite:

  • Fresh fruit and salads
  • Hot, home-style entrées
  • Pasta and freshly baked pizza
  • Deli choices served on freshly baked breads
  • New creations by our chef just for you
  • Frozen yogurt and freshly baked desserts
  • Homemade soups
  • And you can enjoy "all you care to eat!”

Mon-Fri: 7 - 9:30am / Sat: 8 - 9am
Mon-Fri: 9:30 - 10:30am / Sun: 8:30 - 9:30am
Mon-Thu: 10:30am - 1:30pm / Sat: 11am - 1pm
Sun: 11am - 1:30pm
Mon-Fri: 4:30 - 7pm / Sat - Sun: 4:30 - 6pm

Red Room

Located in the lower level of Ludwig, Red Room offers a convenient and healthy create your own salad bar. Stop by and design exactly what you are looking for.


Mon - Thu: 10:30am - 2pm and 4 - 6:30pm
Fri: 10:30am - 4pm
Sat - Sun: Closed

Casa Del Tigre

Casa Del Tigre features a fresh Mexican grill offering create your own burritos, bowls and tacos. Located across from McHie Arena, stay and enjoy your creation at the location or take it to go.


Mon - Fri: 10:30am - 7:30pm
Sat - Sun: Closed

Nesbitt Lobby

A variety of cold items are available in the Nesbitt lobby, for dine in or carry out.


Mon - Thu: 10:30am - 2pm and 4-6pm
Fri: 10:30am- 4pm
Sat - Sun: Closed

Coffee Shops

Common Grounds

Among its comfortable couches and relaxed atmosphere are computers accessible to anyone who wants to surf the Web or check email – perhaps while sipping a Starbucks brew latte or a Wet Oreo drink. Common Grounds is a popular hang-out for students and staff alike, and often hosts campus events, such as musical group performances and poetry readings.


Mon - Thu: 7:30am - 9:30pm
Fri: 7:30am - 10:30pm
Sat - Sun: Closed


Located in the Benner Library and the Perry Center, Jazzman’s offers a variety of hot and cold coffee drinks, as well as fresh baked pastries and cookies. Come sit and relax in this cozy space.


Mon - Tues, Fri:
9am - 3pm
Mon - Thu: 7 - 11pm
Wed: 10:45am - 3pm
Thu: 10:15am - 3pm
Sat - Sun: Closed

Mon - Fri:
7:30am - 10pm
Sat: 10am - 10pm
Sun: 2 - 10pm


Dining Options, Meal Plans and More

For those who are new, or for those who are unsure of their meal plans, there are two basic meal plans from which to choose from: Block Plan or Standard Weekly Plan.

Get the Details from Dining Services