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Gateway Cafe Hours

Monday – Thursday, 7:00 am – 10:00 pm

Friday, 7:00 am – 7:00 pm

Weekends, 10:30 am – 6:00 pm

Bridge Cafe Hours

Monday – Thursday, 8:00 am – 7:00 pm

Friday, 8:00 am – 1:00 pm

Saturday – Sunday, closed

Starbucks Hours

Monday – Thursday, 7:30 am – 9:00 pm

Friday, 7:30 am – 3:00 pm

Saturday, 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Sunday, closed

Brower Commons

Named in honor of Distinguished Alumnus Charles Brower, is located on College Avenue across the street from the Rutgers Student Center and College Avenue Gym.

A suggestion board (known as “the napkin board” since most comments are written on napkins) is located near the exit doors in the main dining room. “Captain Commons” responds to comments, suggestions and complaints. You may also email Captain Commons.

Brower Commons offers main student dining, Knight Room (Take-out) and Faculty & Staff Dining.  The Faculty Dining room is open Monday – Friday, 7:00 am – 1:30 pm year round and only closes on university holidays.

Student Main Dining Room Hours

Weekday (Monday – Friday)

Breakfast: 7:00 am – 11:00 am

Lunch Menu:11:30 am – 3:00 pm

Dinner Menu: 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Weekend (Saturday – Sunday)

Brunch: 9:30 am – 3:30 pm

Dinner: 3:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Knight Room (Take-out) is not open for dinner on holiday weekends, Easter Sunday and Boardwalk Bonanza (closes at 4 pm).  Altered service hours on holidays and MidKnight breakfast.

Take-out portions are limited.  If you have a hearty appetite, you may swipe a second meal for an additional portion. Maximum 2 meal swipes per customer.

Breakfast (Main Dining Room entrance)

Monday – Friday, 7:00 am -11 am

Lunch (Knight Room)

Monday – Thursday, 11:30 am – 12:00 am (lunch menu until 4 pm)

Friday, 11:30 am – 4:00 pm

Sunday, 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Dinner (Knight Room)

Monday – Thursday, 4:00 pm – 12:00 am

Sunday, 5:30 pm – 10 pm

 

Service hours may change during final exam period.

Faculty Dining room is open Monday – Friday, 7:00 am – 1:30 pm year round and only closes on university holidays.

Busch Dining Hall

NOT named after the former Presidents;  formerly University Heights, the campus was renamed Busch Campus in the 1970’s.  Busch Dining Hall is built adjacent to the Busch Student Center with an expanded student dining area, a food court servery, and a take-out room.  There are also rooms for catered events and a Faculty & Staff Dining Room.

Student Dining Hours

Weekday (Monday – Friday)

Breakfast: 7:00 am – 11:00 am

Lunch menu: 11:30 am – 3:00 pm

Dinner menu: 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Weekend (Saturday – Sunday)

Continental Breakfast: 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Brunch menu: 10:30 am- 2:30 pm

Light menu: 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Dinner menu: 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Student Take-out is not open for dinner on holiday weekends, theme meals, Easter Sunday and Boardwalk Bonanza (closes early).  Altered service hours before holidays and MidKnight Breakfast.  Take-out portions are limited.  If you have a hearty appetite, you may swipe a second meal for an additional portion.  Maximum 2 meal swipes per customer.

Monday – Friday

Breakfast: 7:00 am – 10:30 am

Lunch: 11:30 am – 4:00 pm

Dinner: 5:00 pm – 12:00 am (Monday – Thursday)

Sunday, 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm

 

Service hours may change during final exam period.

Faculty & Staff dining is open Monday – Friday, 11:30 am – 2:00 pm year round and only closed on university holidays.

Neilson Dining Hall

Neilson is the most mispronounced dining hall on the Rutgers New Brunswick campus.  It is spelled Neil, but actually pronounced Nel, as in Nelson!   Neilson is on the Cook/Douglass campus behind Eagleton Institute.  Having two separate dining rooms, Neilson can often accommodate students as well as catered events simultaneously.

Neilson offers main student dining room and take-out.

Main Student Dining Hours

Monday – Friday

Breakfast: 7:00 am – 11:00 am

Lunch: 11:30 am – 3:00 pm

Dinner: 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Saturday – Sunday

Continental Breakfast: 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Brunch: 10:30 am – 2:30 pm

Light menu: 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Dinner: 4:00pm – 8:00 pm

Take-out is not open for dinner on holiday weekends, theme meals, Easter Sunday and Boardwalk Bonanza (closes early).  Altered service hours before holidays and MidKnight Breakfast.   Take-out portions are limited.  If you have a hearty appetite, you may swipe a second meal for an additional portion.  Maximum 2 meal swipes per customer.

Monday – Friday

Breakfast: 7:00 am – 10:00 am

Lunch: 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Dinner: 4:00 pm – 12:00 am (Monday – Thursday)

Sunday, 4:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Service hours may change during final exam period.

Livingston Dining Commons

offers a modern dining environment in new multistory dining facility adjacent to the Livingston Student Center.  Livi offers main student dining, take-out and Faculty & Staff dining in the Club room.

Student Dining Hours

Weekdays (Monday – Friday)

Breakfast: 7:00 am – 11:00 am

Lunch menu: 11:30 am – 3:00 pm

Dinner menu: 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Weekend (Saturday -Sunday)

Continental Breakfast: 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Brunch menu: 10:30 am- 2:30 pm

Light menu: 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Dinner menu: 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Student Take-out is not open for dinner on holiday weekend, theme meals, Easter Sunday and Boardwalk Bonanza (closes early).  Altered service hours before holidays and MidKnight Breakfast.  Take-out portions are limited.  If you have a hearty appetite, you may swipe a second meal for an additional portion.  Maximum 2 meal swipes per customer.

Monday – Friday

Breakfast: 7:00 am – 10:30 am

Lunch: 11:30 am – 4:00 pm

Dinner: 5:30 pm – 12:00 am (Monday – Thursday)

Sunday: 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Operating hours for the Club Room are Tuesday – Friday, 11:30 am – 1:30 pm. The Club room is open year round and only closes on university holidays.  To make a reservation for parties of eight or more, place call (848) 445-7228 or email the request to liviclub@dining.rutgers.edu.  See the menu...

Knight Wagon

The scarlet red mobile truck serves gourmet medieval themed meals fresh off the grill that are easy to grab and go such as “The Twisted Gyro” ( lamb with baby spinach & feta cheese) and “The Bent Excalibur” (grilled Guinness marinated sirloin). While serving unconventional meals, it also offers a fun experience for customers who can enjoy satellite television.

Students’ response to the Knight Wagon proves overwhelmingly positive according to Dining Services Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/rutgersdining) and the truck’s Twitter (https://twitter.com/KNIGHTWAGON) pages, which reveal the truck’s daily locations. Students seem excited about the new meal options and the opportunity to use meal swipes, cash, or the university debit program, RU Express.

CABfare

Students on the New Brunswick Campus may dine at the CABfare restaurant which is located on the third floor of the Clinical Academic Building, 125 Paterson Street, New Brunswick.  See today menu.

Meal Swipe specifics(*):

Monday – Friday, Breakfast 7:30 – 10:30 am $5.50
Monday – Friday, Lunch/Dinner 11:00 am – 5:00pm $7.50

(*) Please note:
Any amount exceeding the $5.50 Breakfast or $7.50 Lunch/Dinner will pay the difference in either cash or RU express.

 

  • Cardholder must be present at the time of the swipe.
  • Guests must also be present at time of the swipe.
  • One swipe per meal period.

Cafe 52

On September 12, 2013, the Mason Gross School of the Arts unveiled its first new building in nearly two decades—Robert E. Mortensen Hall, a glass-enclosed, nearly 24,000-square-foot facility within the Mason Gross Performing Arts Center on Douglass Campus.

The building rises above Ryders Lane and Route 18 and serves the conservatory’s Music, Dance, and Theater departments, providing additional rehearsal and performance spaces.

Mortensen Hall features  a large (2,397-square-foot) public atrium featuring Cafe ’52 coffee-and-sandwich bar.

Hours of Operation

Monday – Friday: 8 am – 10 pm

Closed weekends

Cook Cafe

The Cook Cafe is located at the Cook Student Center on the Cook/Douglass campus, offers a variety of meals, bottled beverages, pastries, and snacks.

Hours of Operation:

Fall & Spring

Monday – Friday:  8:00am – 10:00pm

Saturday & Sunday 11:00am – 6:00pm

Grill closes one (1) hour before closing

Meal Swipe specifics(*):

Monday – Friday

Breakfast, 8:00am – 10:30am $5.50
Lunch, 10:30 am – 6:00 pm; $7.50

Saturday & Sunday

Brunch, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm, $7.50

Dinner, 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm, $7.50

(*) Please note:
Any amount exceeding the $5.50 Breakfast /$7.50 Lunch will pay the difference in either cash or RU express.

  • Cardholder must be present at the time of the swipe.
  • Guests must also be present at time of the swipe.
  • One swipe per meal period.

Douglass Cafe

Hours of Operation:

Fall & Spring

Monday – Thursday 7:30am – 8:00pm
Friday 7:30am – 8:00pm
Saturday & Sunday 10:00am – 4:00pm

Meal Swipe specifics(*):

Monday – Friday Breakfast 7:30am – 10:30am $5.50
Monday – Friday Lunch & Dinner 10:30am – 8:00pm $7.50
Monday – Friday Extended Meal Swipe (**) 8:00pm – 10:00pm $7.50

Saturday – Sunday Brunch 11:00am – 4:00pm $7.50
Saturday – Sunday Dinner 4:00pm – 8:00pm $7.50

(*) Please note:
Any amount exceeding the $5.50 Breakfast or $7.50 Lunch/Dinner
will pay the difference in either cash or RU express.

  • Cardholder must be present at the time of the swipe.
  • Guests must also be present at time of the swipe.
  • One swipe per meal period.

(**) The extended meal swipe will be located in Pizzeria Uno only.

Dudley's

Dudley’s, located at the Cook Campus Food Science Building, offers a variety of hot and cold food, bottled beverages, pastries, and a variety of snacks.

Hours of Operation:

 Fall & Spring

Monday – Friday 7:30am – 3:00pm
Saturday & Sunday Closed

Dunkin Donuts

Livingston Campus Center

Monday – Thursday: 7:30 am – 8:00 pm

Friday: 7:30 am – 6 pm

Weekends: Closed

Douglass Campus Center

Monday – Thursday: 7:30 am – 8:00 pm

Friday: 7:30 am – 6:00 pm

Weekends: 10 am – 4 pm

Henry's Diner

A retro styled Diner located in the Livingston Retail Plaza on Livingston Campus.  Call 848-445-0356 for takeout.

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Hours of Operation

Monday – Friday: 9 am – 12 am
Weekends: 9 am – 9 pm

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Kilmer's Market

Savor the flavors of this on-campus market and grocer that features store-made deli sandwiches and freshly tossed salads.

 

Hours of Operation

Open, Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 9:00 pm

Weekends: Closed

Pizzeria Uno

located at the Douglass Campus Student Center, offers the legendary Chicago style deep dish pizza and a variety of hot and cold meals, bottled beverages.

Monday – Friday: 10:30 – 10 pm

Weekends: 12 pm – 10 pm

Rock Cafe

The Rock Cafe located at the Livingston Campus Student Center, offers a variety of meals, bottled beverages, pastries, and a variety of snacks.

Hours of Operation:

 

Fall & Spring

Monday – Thursday: 8:00 am – 9:00 pm
Friday: 8:00 am – 8:00 pm
Saturday & Sunday: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Meal Swipe specifics(*):

Monday – Friday Breakfast, 7:30am – 10:30am $5.50
Monday – Friday Lunch & Dinner 10:30am – 8:00pm $7.50

Saturday – Sunday Brunch 11:00am – 4:00pm $7.50

(*) Please note:
Any amount exceeding the $5.50 Breakfast or $7.50 Lunch/Dinner
will pay the difference in either cash or RU express.

  • Cardholder must be present at the time of the swipe.
  • Guests must also be present at time of the swipe.
  • One swipe per meal period.

sbarro

located at the Livingston Campus Student Center, offers a variety of hot and cold meals, bottled beverages, pastries, and a variety of snacks.

Hours of Operation:

Fall & Spring

Monday – Friday: 11:00 am – 10:00 pm
Saturday & Sunday: 3:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Meal Swipe specifics(*):

Monday – Friday Lunch & Dinner 11:00am – 10:00pm $7.50

Saturday – Sunday, 12:00pm – 10:00pm $7.50

(*) Please note:
Any amount exceeding the $7.50 Lunch/Dinner will pay the difference in either cash or RU express.

  • Cardholder must be present at the time of the swipe.
  • Guests must also be present at time of the swipe.
  • One swipe per meal period.

Starbucks

Reignite your love affair with coffee at the location in Livingston Retail Plaza

Hours of Operation:

Fall & Spring

Monday – Thursday: 7 am – 11 pm

Friday: 7 am – 10 pm

Weekends: 9:30 am – 9:00 pm

Woody's

Students on the Busch Campus may dine at Woody’s, the medical school cafeteria. It is located in the Kessler Teaching Building. Woody’s offers a variety of hot and cold meals, bottled beverages, pastries, and a variety of snacks.

Hours of Operation:

Monday – Friday, 7:30am – 7:30pm

Saturday – Sunday 10:00am – 4:00pm

Meal Swipe specifics(*):

Monday – Friday: Breakfast, 7:30 – 10:30 am

Monday – Friday: Lunch, 10:30 – 11:30 am

Monday – Friday: Dinner, 1:30 pm – 7:30pm

(*) Please note:
Any amount exceeding the $5.50 Breakfast or $7.50 Dinner will pay the difference in either cash or RU express.

  • Cardholder must be present at the time of the swipe.
  • Guests must also be present at time of the swipe.
  • One swipe per meal period.

Meal Includes:

  • “Knight on the Run” grab and go item
    Small Fountain drink
    Piece of Fruit(apple, banana or orange) or Wise chips