CSUF Campus Dining could be closing the Nutwood Cafe Grill sometime soon

In Campus News, News
Exterior of the nutwood cafe on the first floor of College Park
(Matthew Mendoza / Daily Titan)

Nutwood Cafe, on the first floor of College Park at CSUF, could be closing The Grill this summer. The Nutwood Cafe grill currently offers a variety of food ranging from eggs for breakfast to burgers and grilled chicken for lunch and dinner.

“We are looking into adjusting what is offered at Nutwood Cafe with a rebrand of the store, which includes closing The Grill,” according to an email sent to the Daily Titan by campus dining.

The Nutwood Cafe also offers Togo’s sandwiches, serves Starbucks coffee and has a wide variety of snacks and beverages.

The Grill employees would be transferred to other campus dining locations but Crystal Newman, campus dining marketing manager, could not specify which locations.  

There are no official plans for what may replace The Grill but “more information might be decided in July,” Newman said in an email.

Joshua Fleischer, a communications major at Cal State Fullerton, is a regular at Nutwood Cafe. He said he visits the cafe at least once a week due to its proximity to his classes.

“I can walk in if I’m heading to class a little early, get something to eat, something to drink. They have snacks and all kinds of stuff,” Fleischer said.

Raul Reyes, an accounting major at CSUF, would like to see healthier food options replace the grill.

I would say maybe a Poke Express that would be a good option, something that gives you an option of tofu, or the substitute of meat itself,” Reyes said.

If you liked this story, sign up for our weekly newsletter with our top stories of the week.

You may also read!

Gil Cisneros speaking at his Nov. 6 election watch party. His opponent for the 39th District seat is Young Kim.

Democrat Gil Cisneros defeats Young Kim in 39th District congressional race

Democrat Gil Cisneros has defeated Republican Young Kim in the race for the 39th Congressional District seat, marking the

Baxter Holmes interviewing Kobe Bryant

ESPN writer Baxter Holmes speaks at CSUF’s Society of Professional Journalists meeting

Writing a story on certain aspects about an athlete or sport that are unknown to most people — such

A photo of Langsdorf hall

Editorial: Anti-Semitism at California State University Fullerton

The phrase “For the many, not the Jew” appeared on a electrical city box on Tuesday outside of College