Sloopy’s Diner in the Ohio Union

Stay and dine

Whether you're coming to campus for the day or are staying for the weekend, it's easy to find diverse eats and comfortable places to unwind nearby.

Columbus’ amazing food scene features top-ranked chefs, a rich farm-to-table movement, one-of-a-kind restaurants and creative artisan desserts, beers, wines and spirits. Places to stay include unique luxury hotels as well as quaint bed and breakfasts. Below you'll find a selection of campus-area dining and hotel options. Interested in options beyond the University District? Search the full list of restaurants and hotels.


For large events or groups looking to utilize The Ohio State University area, University Hospitality District (UHD) is your one-stop to finding the best hotels, meeting spaces, transportation and support services that Columbus, Ohio has to offer.

Whether you are a first time visitor to the university or you are a frequen traveler, UHD is here to make each stay as care-free and enjoyable as possible.