The Restaurant is the main place to buy food on campus. Each weekday the chefs prepare a variety of cooked breakfasts and lunches to satisfy all taste buds. Vegetarian and vegan options are available every day.
Enjoy hot breakfast rolls, fruit pots and snacks at our breakfast service. Help yourself to cold drinks or coffee at our self-service machines.
Our Weekly Concept Bar brings you food from around the globe for lunch service. Old favourites feature daily, including a Friday Fish 'n' Chip shop and freshly made fried chicken at the Chicken Shack. If you are rushing off to your next seminar, choose from our selection of grab and go salads and sandwiches. If you have time for dessert you can choose from a wide range of cakes and pastries.
Monday to Friday: 8:00am to 3:00pm
Breakfast: 8:00am to 11:00am
Lunch: 11:30am to 3:00pm
Street Food is found at the entrance to The Restaurant, serving freshly made pizzas, wraps and paninis. Look out for daily specials!
Monday to Friday: 11:00am - 6:00pm (term time only)
Down to Earth Coffee Bar
Enjoy delicious handmade barista coffee at the Down to Earth coffee bar. All coffee is ethically sourced and rainforest certified. Enhance your coffee with a freshly made cake or pastry.
Grab and go vegetarian and vegan options are available.
Monday to Friday: 9:00am to 6:00pm (term time only)
The stylish Students' Union Coffee Lounge is an excellent space to relax with friends and grab your favourite Starbucks drink with a sandwich or panini. It is the ultimate relaxation space on campus with music and a 110" flat screen wall. Selling a wonderful range of tempting pastries, cakes and biscuits, cold beverages and healthy breakfast items, served with a smile from morning till evening.
Monday to Friday: 9:00am to 5:00pm
Fountains Costa Cafe
Fountains Learning Centre
Enjoy the convenience of having a wide variety of hot and cold Costa beverages, served from morning till evening, right on the library's doorstep! Fountain's Cafe provides a tasty range of sandwiches, toasties, paninis and wraps for those students in need of a quick food fix or caffeine boost while studying.
Monday to Friday: 8:00am to 8:00pm (closes at 5:00pm out of term time)
Weekend: 10:00am to 4:00pm (term time only)
Haxby Road Sports Cafe
Haxby Road Sports Centre
Serving delicious Costa Coffe, the Haxby Road Sports Cafe provides the budding athletes of York St John with the fuel they need for their day. In addition to the fantastic display of lunch items including nutritious salads and fruit pots, the cafe also sells smoothies. There is also a range of sandwiches to enjoy with your favourite signature Costa coffee blend.
Monday to Friday: 10.00am to 6.00pm (term time only)
Students’ Union Bar
The Students' Union has everything you need to relax, with six 55" screens playing everything from live sports and films. It is the best place to unwind and have fun. We have a bar stocked full of everything you could want, with both alcoholic and soft drinks including non-alcoholic beers. Daily drinks offers make sure you can have a great time without breaking the bank.
Monday to Friday: 12:00pm to late
Weekend: 12:00pm to late