We have great food and dining facilities, so you’re sure to find something to your taste. We’re all about sustainability too – our Refectory has been awarded the Silver Food for Life Catering Mark from the Soil Association.

Newton Park

The Refectory

A bright and social eating area with a takeaway service if you’re on the move. All meals are prepared on site, using lots of locally sourced produce. Menus are seasonal and rotate on a weekly basis.

Open Monday to Friday 8:15am – 7:00pm*

For key University events such as open days and registration, we operate extended opening times.

Need to know about the accessibility of the Refectory? Our student support team are happy to answer your questions, or visit our accessibility guide.

Café Commons

Located on the ground floor of Commons, Newton Park’s main teaching building, the Café is a convenient place to grab a drink, lunch or a snack.

The Café serves Starbucks hot drinks, as well as a selection of cold drinks, range of sandwiches, salads, paninis, cakes, and snacks.

Opening hours*

  • Monday to Thursday, 7.45am – 8.30pm
  • Friday, 7.45am – 6.00pm
  • Saturday 10.00am – 3.00pm
  • Sunday 11.00am – 3.00pm

SU Bar and Kitchen

Located in the Students’ Union (SU), the SU Bar and Kitchen offers a wide range of home-cooked quality food, at reasonable prices. Our students use the SU Bar and Kitchen to eat, meet up with friends, play pool or study.

Opening hours*

  • Monday to Friday, 9.00am – 11.00pm (Food available 10.00am – 8.00pm)
  • Saturday 12.00pm – 11.00pm (Food available 12.00pm – 5.00pm)
  • Sunday 12.00pm – 11.00pm (Food available 1.00pm – 5.00pm)

East Wing Coffee

The go-to destination for barista style drinks. East Wing serve speciality grade coffees, roasted locally with great care and expertise. Food on offer includes pastries, cakes, sandwiches, soup and snacks.

Open Monday to Friday 8.00am – 4.00pm*

Sion Hill and Corsham Court

Café Sion

Our Café Sion coffee bar is a modern 'Latte & Laptop' space, for visitors, staff and students.

You’ll find a range of food and drinks on offer, including breakfast baguettes, pastries, jacket potatoes, pasties, sausage rolls, pizza slices, homemade soup as well as made-to-order salads and baguettes and meals of the day.

Drinks available include barista style espresso coffee, creamy hot chocolate and a selection of teas, all Fairtrade or Rainforest Alliance.

Opening hours*

Monday and Wednesday 8:15am - 5.00pm

Tuesday and Thursday 8.15am - 8.00pm

Friday 8:15am - 3.30pm

Corsham Court Café

Corsham Court café has a relaxed and welcoming feel. They serve barista style coffee and a range of cold drinks as well as made-to-order breakfast rolls, sandwiches, jacket potatoes and lunches. There is always a soup of the day and a great range of cakes and confectionery.

Opening hours*

Monday to Friday 8:30am – 3:30pm

*Please note that during the holidays, opening hours may vary.

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