Missouri State University

Food Service Options

All food and beverages for events taking place on MSU campus must be purchased from either Missouri State Catering or one of the vendors located in the Plaster Student Union food court. 

 

Missouri State Catering

At Missouri State Catering, we pride ourselves on our professional approach and true attention to detail.  We understand how important meals and refreshment breaks are to your programs. Our friendly, professional staff is always ready to assist you in choosing from a wide array of menu selections or to create a custom menu to make your event unique. We pride ourselves on our professional approach and true attention to detail. We will work closely with you to guide you through a simple and seamless process that ensures your particular event is managed and catered flawlessly. 

Missouri State Catering blends stylishly fresh food and friendly and professional service with a desire to exceed your expectations effortlessly. We have several levels of catering service to suit your needs. As always, our professional staff is available to assist to ensure yours is a truly unique and custom-designed event.  

Our catering team recognizes your event is unique. We look forward to assisting with you with the details and the planning of your event. In Any Event Catering Guide: Is our most comprehensive catering program which features a variety of catered solutions from breakfast to breaks and boxed lunches to themed buffets. 

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Food Court Options

In the Plaster Student Union there are other food options for your guest.  You can provide a voucher for your guests at any of these food outlets or your guest can be “on their own”.

Chick-fil-A

Enjoy delicious hand-breaded chicken sandwiches and nuggets, made daily salads, fresh squeezed lemonade and fresh cut waffle fries at Chick-fil-A, located on the second floor of the Plaster Student Union.


 

Papa John's Pizza

Better Ingredients, Better Pizza, Papa John’s. Made to order pizzas daily in personal 8-inch or large sizes. Whether it’s a single topping personal pizza or 25 extra-large pizzas to-go, we’ve got you covered! Papa John’s is located on the second floor of the Plaster Student Union.


 

Subway

Freshly baked bread, delicious made to order sandwiches, salads, and flatbreads, and made daily cookies and parfaits. Subway on the second floor of the Plaster Student Union is your best choice for healthy, delicious, and on-the go.


 

Red Mango

New to campus in fall 2012, come try a delicious frozen yogurt, fresh fruit smoothie, or yogurt parfait. Pick your toppings, and your yogurt flavor. Gluten free, fresh fruits, and contain probiotics. Try Red Mango on the second floor of the Plaster Student Union.


 

Panda Express

New to campus in fall 2012, Panda Express on the second floor of the Plaster Student Union serves Asian inspired entrees, and hand made sushi. Come try our wok tossed chicken, original sauces, and fresh veggies.


 

Union Club

Your on campus restaurant to study, relax, and enjoy time with your friends. Open daily from 11:00am-1:00pm on the fourth floor of the Plaster Student Union, and we accept Boomer Meals. See our menu under the What’s on the Menu? Tab.


 

Other Food Options on Campus

Groups can also take advantage of our dining halls on campus by choosing to eat in the dining hall closest to your event or swinging by one of our two Outtake locations for a quick bite to eat or the much needed caffeine fix. Please let Event and Meeting Services know if your group elects to eat in one of these facilities so that we may make them aware of the extra guests. 

Outtakes

With two locations: Strong Hall and Meyer Library. Outtakes has what you need when you’re on the go or heading to a study session. We serve Starbucks espresso drinks, coffee, hot & cold teas, and Frappuccinos; as well as bakery sandwiches, salads, soups, and baked goods made daily.


 

Blair-Shannon Dining Center

Located in the center of Blair-Shannon residence hall, serving these Pulse on Dining entrees daily:

  • The Fresh Market
  • The Kitchen
  • Gumbo
  • Trattoria
  • Balanced U
  • The Grill

 

Garst Dining Center

Located between Hammons and Hutchens residence halls, completely remodeled to bring you a whole new dining experience. Serving these Pulse on Dining entrees daily:

  • myPantry
  • The Kitchen
  • Baker's Crust
  • The Fresh Market
  • Eat.Learn.Live.
  • Hearthstone

 

Kentwood Dining Center

Located in the historic Kentwood residence hall, serving these Pulse on Dining entrees daily:

  • Market Carvery
  • The Fresh Grill
  • Sandwich Central
  • Double Treat Bakery
  • Trattoria