New University-Wide Contract – Drop-off Catering Services

A new university wide contract, Drop-off Catering services, was recently awarded to 18 suppliers by the Sourcing Team offering an array of foods available in Buckeye Buy.

The awarded suppliers were vetted for catering services including:

  • Quality of Food
  • Delivery & Presentation
  • Sanitation 
  • Price, discounts, and payment terms
  • Contract Compliance
  • Risk Management
  • No deposit required
  • Gratuities not required (optional and appreciated)
  • Must provide Coca-Cola products


Please reference the Drop-Off Catering Summary for specific contract information and ordering instructions.

The awarded suppliers are:

  • University Catering (Internal Supplier - Preferred Choice)
  • Brenen’s Café
  • Brenz Pizza Co
  • Café Zupas
  • City Barbeque
  • Condado Tacos
  • Donatos Pizzeria
  • Freedom A la Cart
  • Giant Eagle Catering
  • Hot Chicken Takeover
  • Jason’s Deli
  • Lavash Café
  • Mazah Mediterranean Eatery
  • MCL
  • Milo’s Catering
  • Panera
  • Piada
  • Qdoba Mexican Grill
  • Roosters Olentangy


All contracts are effective immediately and are available in Buckeye Buy – Catering Marketplace.

For questions regarding placing orders through Buckeye Buy, please contact the Marketplace Team at 614-292-2694 or

For additional information regarding these contracts, please contact Marcy Blumberg, Senior Sourcing Analyst.