Throw Mama’s from the university: OSU to demolish campus dive

The OSU wrecking ball has claimed another victim: Mama’s Pasta and Brew.

The dive bar in an alley between E. 14th and E. 15th Ave will close for good on November 30.

Mama’s posted on Facebook that the university has purchased the property and will be demolishing it mid-December.


“There are a lot of people,memories, and Buckeye traditions that make Mama’s the campus tradition it has been since 1977,” Mama’s wrote on Facebook. “Thank you to all of our customers, but most of all our loyal regulars and Hall of Famers who make Mama’s the special place it is.”

They invite everyone to come in and share a drink, food, game of darts, a kiss to the Moose, and reminisce before the doors close forever.

What are your favorite memories at Mama’s Pasta and Brew? 


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