The Student Center Tally Food Court, located in the newly renovated L.A. Pittenger Student Center, features a Taco Bell, Starbucks, salad bar, grill favorites, soups and comfort food, and grab-and-go items such as sandwiches, wraps, and fruit cups. Enjoy a homestyle breakfast with made-to-order omelets and waffles or treat yourself to a specialty entree at the chef's station with display cooking by Chef Jason Reynolds.




The Tally offers a grocery area for your convenience.

See our hours of operation.

Campus Dining Options

In fall of 2010, Ball State University Dining will have 11 convenient locations with many different food options in each of them. You can  choose custom-made salads or paninis, Italian or Asian cuisine, wraps or pizza, fresh deli sandwiches, or home-style favorites. Enjoy national brands such as Quiznos, Starbucks, Taco Bell, Chick-fil-A, Sbarro, and Jamba Juice. If you like a little bit of everything, try our all-you-care-to-eat buffets. We also offer many vegetarian, low-calorie, low-fat and low-carb items.

There are numerous restaurants in walking distance and in the surrounding area. Muncie Visitors Bureau has a complete list of restaurants.

Scottys Brewhouse - walking distance 

Outback – 3.1 miles

Jimmy Johns - walking distance

Thai Smile – 1.2 miles

Subway - walking distance

Steak and Shake – 2.4 miles

Pita Pit - walking distance

Pizza King – 0.6 miles

Locker Room (Bar and Grill) - walking distance

Wendy’s – 0.5 miles

Greeks Pizzeria - walking distance

McDonald's – 0.7 miles

MT Cup – walking distance

Burger King – 0.7 miles

Buffalo Wild Wings – 2.2 miles

Vera Mae's Bistro – 1.5 miles

Ruby Tuesday – 1.5 miles

Eva’s – 1.6 miles

Applebee’s – 1.5 miles

Bob Evans – 1.5 miles