Cafés

We have a great choice of catering outlets offering good value food and drink, quality dining facilities and a friendly service.

Whether you want to pick up a quick sandwich, sit down for a full cooked breakfast or relax over a latte, we have just the place for you. We promote Meal Deals which make buying a balanced lunch excellent value for money.

Water is available in all cafés and water bottles can be refilled at the dispensers.

Balcony Café

Breakfast 9-11am

Choose one of our tasty breakfast pastries or toasties to get your day underway.

Lunch 12-2pm

A range of products are served, from paninis and pasta served with a choice of salads to delicious cakes and pastries.

Location: The Balcony Café can be found on the first floor of the South East building.

Opening times: Monday to Thursday from 9am-3pm and 9am-2.30pm on Fridays.

Café North

Breakfast 10-11am

Tuck into a hearty hot breakfast.

Lunch 12-2pm

Join us for lunch and enjoy a hot wrap, pizza or a bowl of pasta.

A great selection of cakes, snacks and drinks are also available throughout the day.

Location: Café North can be found on the first floor of the North Building.

Opening times: Monday to Friday from 10-3pm.

Courtyard Café hot food counter

Breakfast 8.30-11am

Get your day off to a great start with a hot breakfast.

Lunch 12-2pm

Join us for lunch and enjoy a hot wrap, or choose a dish from the daily specials board.

Tea 4.30-6pm

A great selection of cakes, snacks and drinks are available throughout the day.

Location: The Courtyard Café can be found on the ground floor of the East Building.

Opening times: Monday to Thursday from 8.30-6pm and 8.30-3pm on Fridays.

Courtyard Café cold food counter

For a light bite, we have a selection of freshly made salads, sandwiches, wraps and pasta pots.

Fresh fruit salads, yoghurts, delicious homemade cakes and pastries are also available throughout the day.

Location: The Courtyard Café can be found on the ground floor of the East Building.

Opening times: Monday to Thursday from 8.30-8pm and 8.30-4pm on Fridays.

Studio Café

A full range of speciality coffees, teas, indulgent hot chocolates, frappes and refreshing fruit smoothies are served throughout the day.

The deli counter offers freshly made subs, wraps and salads. You can choose from a range of breads, fillings and dressings and have your sandwich made just the way you like it!

Location: The Studio Café can be found on the ground floor of the Main Building overlooking the gardens.

Opening times: Monday to Thursday from 8.30-3.30pm and 8.30-2.30pm on Fridays.

Staff Common Room

Breakfast 8.15-11am

Start your day with our wide breakfast selection.

Lunch 12.00-2pm

At lunchtime, homemade soup, filled jacket potatoes and a selection of food to grab and go are offered.

Omelettes are freshly cooked to order and if time is limited, telephone orders are most welcome.

The Staff Common Room is the ideal place to eat, meet colleagues and relax over a cup of coffee or tea with a piece of cake.

We also sell greetings cards ideal for when you forgot it was someone’s birthday!

Location: The Staff Common Room can be found on the first floor of the North Building.

Opening times: Monday to Friday from 8.15-3.45pm.

The Refectory Team recycles plastic bottles, cans and cardboard. Customers are encouraged to help clear their tables, putting rubbish and recyclable items in the designated bins.

To assist in the prevention of accidents and spoilage of College premises, customers are asked to ensure all food and drinks being taken out are suitably covered. Takeaway cups with lids are available from all outlets.

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