College of Agriculture & Human Ecology

Friday Cafe

Friday Cafe is THE hands-on learning experience for foods and nutrition students in Human Ecology. The Friday Cafe is a student-led restaurant located in Oakley Hall, room 005. Open only on Fridays for lunch, the cafe provides a real-world learning experience for students enrolled in HEC 3240 Quantity Food Production. Students experience every aspect of meal management including menu planning, food production, purchasing, service, food sanitation and safety, and marketing.

Friday Cafe Dates for Fall Semester 2018 are below. Meal service begins at 12:00 pm. 

  • September 14, 2018
  • September 21, 2018
  • September 28, 2018
  • October 5, 2018
  • October 12, 2018
  • October 26, 2018
  • November 2, 2018
  • November 9, 2018
  • November 16, 2018

Friday Cafe Fall 2018 menus are posted on our weekly menu webpage and are posted on Marketplace. 

The students welcome administrators, faculty, staff, students, and community to Cookeville Friday CafeĀ“. 

The single meal cost this semester will be $8.00. Your reservation must be confirmed by making prepayment on the Wednesday prior to the Friday Cafe you wish to attend.  Payment can be made through TTU Marketplace https://epay.tntech.edu/C20205_ustores/web/classic/store_main.jsp?STOREID=141&SINGLESTORE=true. We are unable to process refunds at this time. If you have questions, you may call 931-372-3157 or come by Oakley Hall, Room 105.

Watch the Friday Cafe Video on youtube.