Cafes on campus

Coronavirus (COVID-19) update – 2 June 2021

Cafés on Campus

Reservoir Cafe is open 8:00–15:00 serving an exclusively vegetarian and vegan menu.

Drake's Kitchen is open 8:30–15:00 serving cooked breakfasts, hot lunch specials, coffee and cake.

Loafers Deli is open 8:30–15:30 serving breakfast baps, fresh sandwiches, Starbucks coffee and cake.

The Container is open 9:00–16:00 serving breakfast burritos, bagels, croissants, artisan sandwiches and more. The Picnic Box has returned with new sandwich fillings and irresistible brownies and bakes. 

North Campus

John Bull Cafe is operating 8:00–14:30, serving breakfast baps, fresh sandwiches, hot pastries, coffee and cake.

Due to the national lockdown restrictions, the remaining catering outlets will remain closed until further notice. This will continue to be reviewed and the catering webpages will be updated accordingly.

Please follow the COVID-19 safety measures when visiting our outlets. 

We are proud to continue the Hospitality Shop offer. We have essential supplies and treats available to pick up from The Container (pre-order essential). Avoid the checkout queues by contacting for further details. 

We are offering the same great value, low-cost prices using locally sourced seasonal ingredients.  

Everyone is invited to enjoy our sustainable, locally sourced fresh food and drink. We have a range of locations across campus serving different dishes so there are plenty of choices to keep you going.

Whether you fancy a hearty breakfast, a healthy salad or simply a slice of cake, our great value menus have something for everyone.

Explore our sustainable food culture that supports local, sustainable and Fairtrade produce and suppliers.

Please note the new safety measures in place across our campus cafés; if you have any questions, please contact a member of staff.

Our Hospitality service is offering COVID-19-safe Hospitality deliveries for events. Please contact for more information on available menus and information on our Hospitality Shop, which supplies food hampers and fresh locally sourced produce.