2022 Eating Guide

Eating at the Conference

On campus

  • KHIC Start Cafe, KHIC library (quasi ‘OFFICIAL’ coffee source for PJSA2022)
    • Starbucks coffee, Tazo teas, water & other beverages, snacks, light lunch items
      • Open Friday: 9:00am-3:30pm
      • Open Saturday: 8:30am-2:30pm


Easy walking distance (0.5 miles or less)



  • The College Inn
    715 W. State Street
    Lunch & dinner: American, soups, desserts with dine-in, Pick-up, online ordering



  • Papa Gyro’s
    320 State Street
    Greek, Mediterranean, bar with dine-in, curbside pickup, delivery

Eating Near the Conference Hotels

Near the Holiday Inn

  • Bob Evans [0.75 miles from Holiday Inn]
    2501 W. State Street
    Dine-in, curbside pickup, no-contact delivery


  • Jalisco Mexican Restaurant [ 1 min. walk from Holiday Inn Express]
    2367 W. State Street
    Mexican, southwestern with dine-in, carry out


  • Texas Roadhouse [3 min. walk from Holiday Inn]
    2033 W. State Street
    American, steak house with dine-in, drive-through


  • Applebee’s [0.75 miles from Holiday Inn]
    2600 W. State Street
    Dine-in, takeout, delivery

Near the Hampton Inn


..Or an easy drive

  • Bann Thai [10 min. drive east on 62]
    20430 Harrisburg Westville Road [aka 62 east] 330.680.4399
    Thai with dine-in (reservations recommended), take out


  • Ezio’s Italian Restaurant [20-25 min. drive to Salem, east on 62]
    182 S. Broadway Avenue
    Salem OH 44460
    Dine-in, curbside pickup

    And if you’re craving chocolate . . .

  • Heggy’s Confectionery
    1300 W. State Street
    famous for their house-made chocolates, caramels, ice cream & roasted nuts