Eastern Food Service by Great Western Dining
Conveniently located at the heart of Eastern's beautiful campus, on the first floor of the E.E. Tourtellotte Student Center, the Coal Mine and Cyber Café are popular destinations for Eastern students, employees and the public, offering a pleasant place to enjoy a good meal, relax and spend time with friends, socializing or studying. Take advantage of our Wi-Fi availability to work on assignments or check Facebook, while listening to Mountaineer Radio and enjoying a panoramic view of Eastern's campus. With the campus Post Office, Bookstore and an ATM in close proximity, and with Student Services and the Ballroom just upstairs, it's guaranteed that this is one of the most frequented areas on campus.
The Coal Mine and Cyber Café are open to the public. Eastern is proud to host a number of local civic organizations, such as Lions Club, Kiwanis and the Chamber of Commerce for regular lunch meetings in the Cafeteria and President's Dining Room. For information on how to reserve the President's Dining Room for your organization's meeting, call Marci O'Donley at 918.465.1723.
Weekly Dining Menus
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December 12-13 — In preparation for Winter Break, Great Western Dining will serve a limited variety of menu items in addition to the usual pizza, burger and sandwich bars. Friday brunch will include eggs, bacon, sausage, biscuits & gravy and made-to-order items.
The Coal Mine
Features three different entrees plus pizza, sandwiches, burgers, a variety of vegetables, potato or pasta, roll or bread, salad bar and dessert or ice cream. Also includes a drink with one refill, and unlimited servings.
Monday – Thursday
- Hot Breakfast: 7 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
- Continental Breakfast: 8:30 a.m. - 9 a.m.
- Lunch: 11:15 a.m. – 1:15 p.m.
- Dinner: 5 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.
Friday - Sunday
- Brunch: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
- Dinner: 5 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Offers a variety of made-to-order and ready-to-go items. An order from the Cyber Café includes a main entrée, fries or chips, an à la carte salad, and a dessert or ice cream. Also includes a drink and one refill. Students can also stop by the Cyber Café between meals for a snack or drink.
Monday – Thursday
Sunday - Thursday
Learn more about the cost of meal plans.
All students with a meal plan will have an additional $60 per semester of Mountaineer Bucks already preloaded on their Mountaineer Card to use for snacks and drinks at the Cyber Café in between meals. Students can also use their Mountaineer Bucks to purchase a meal in The Coal Mine or Cyber Café for a guest.
Event Catering and Room Reservations
Eastern has facilities and Cafeteria staff available for special events from a small meeting to a large banquet. Please download and submit a Catering Function Sheet (pdf) to Tina Scott at firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance with planning your event. Catering Function Sheets should be submitted at least one week in advance of the planned event.
To reserve a room for an event or meeting, please use Eastern's online reservation system.
Room Reservations for Employees
Room Reservations for Guests
For more information, contact:
Food Service Director