School of Human Ecology
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.
The Friday Café Fall 2021 menu is now available. Friday Café will serve six meals for Fall 2021. There will be six meals. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, meals will be a carryout option only. If COVID restrictions change and we are able to move meals to the dining room, an update will be provided.
Friday Café dates for Fall 2021 are:
- September 17
- September 24
- October 1
- October 22
- October 29
The single meal cost this semester will be $8.50. A portion of the increase will be
used to provide free Friday Café meals to students who utilize the Food Pantry this
semester. Your reservation must be confirmed by making prepayment by noon on Wednesday.
Payment can be made through Tennessee Tech Marketplace. We are unable to process refunds at this time. If you have questions, you may call
931-372-3157. We plan to have the same system as last semester, with 3 pick-up options
each week, with a limit of 12 meals each (11:45, 12:00, and 12:15). Meals will be
available for pick up on the front porch of Oakley Hall. If we can move to the dining
room safely in October, we will send an update.
Meals will be available as PICK UP ONLY.
Reservations required by noon on Wednesdays.