College Avenue offers a variety of options from cafes to buffets. The Starbucks Truck and the Knight Wagon visit on Senior Street.

Cafes and Restaurants

Located in the Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital on the third floor of the Clinical Academic Building is CABfare. The restaurant offers a variety of meals, bottled beverages, pastries and snacks.

See our retail policy for meal swipe specifics.

Weekdays: 7 am–5 pm
Closed on weekends.

Every day, the scarlet red mobile truck serves gourmet medieval themed meals fresh off the grill that are easy to grab and go. While serving unconventional meals, it also offers a fun experience for customers who can enjoy satellite television. The Knight Wagon takes meal swipes, RU Express and cash.

See our retail policy for meal swipe specifics.


Monday: College Avenue

Tuesday: Livingston

Wednesday: Busch

Thursday: Cook/Douglass

Friday: College Avenue

Rutgers’ Starbucks Truck makes its way around each campus throughout the week. The famous Starbucks Truck, being that it is only one of six in the country, serves the entire menu from any other Starbucks location including the sandwiches and pastries. The truck accepts RU Express.

See our retail policy for meal swipe specifics.

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College Avenue: Intersection of Senior Street and College Avenue

Busch: Across from Allison Road Classrooms

Cook/Douglass: Across from the Biel Road bus stop


Dining Hall

Located across the street from the Rutgers Student Center is Brower Commons, the College Avenue dining hall, named in honor of distinguished alumnus Charles Brower.


Weekdays: 7:00AM – 9:00PM
Weekends: 9:30AM – 8:00PM


Student takeout is open from Sunday–Friday. Students are to bring their Cupanion or another appropriately sized bottle in order to have a drink. Takeout portions are limited, but if you have a hearty appetite, you may swipe twice for an additional portion. The maximum number of meal swipes are two per customer.

Service hours are subject to change.


Breakfast (Mon–Fri): 7–11 am
Lunch (Mon–Fri): 11:30 am–4 pm
Dinner (Mon–Thurs): 4 pm–midnight
Sunday: 5:30 pm–10 pm

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