Eat and drink
We have over 10 restaurants and cafés across our campuses that serve a range of food and drink options.
- Cookies (Biology building)
Serves hot drinks, snacks, jacket potatoes and pastries.
- Derwent Café
Serves Costa Coffee, sandwiches, baguettes, paninis, snacks and confectionery. The café has a large seating area with sofas.
- Derwent Dining
Open for breakfast and dinners, serving full English breakfast and hot evening meals including vegan and vegetarian specials.
- Library Café (JB Morrell Library)
The perfect place to take a break in between studying and enjoy hot food, sandwiches and snacks with a large dose of Costa Coffee.
- Park Central (York Science Park)
Serves quality Eros coffee, freshly made soup, pastries, baked potatoes and a range of sandwiches, wraps and salad boxes.
- Roger Kirk Café (James College)
Serves a range of Costa Coffee, including hot and cold drinks, a selection of sandwiches and handmade confectionery.
- Roger Kirk Galleria Restaurant (James College)
The largest restaurant on Campus West, serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. Start the day with a full English breakfast or visit at lunchtime to enjoy chicken kitchen, pasta presto, salads, sandwiches and more.
- The Link (Church Lane Building)
Serves Starbucks coffee, and a range of hot and cold meals alongside daily specials. We also have sandwiches, snacks, confectionery and handmade cakes. Enjoy your break in our comfy and open seating area.
- Vanbrugh Café
Serves Grumpy Mule coffee, tea and iced drinks, delicious handmade cakes and confectionery, sandwiches and snacks.
- Vanbrugh Dining
Start your day with a full English breakfast, enjoy lunch with a burrito or our Oriential Express noodle bowls and end your day with a choice of hot evening meals.
- Hub Café (Ron Cooke Hub)
Has a large menu which includes pizzas, nachos, vegan hot dishes and breakfast items. It also offers a range of sandwiches, pastries, cakes and Grumpy Mule coffee.
- Piazza Café
Serves Starbucks coffee and the usual favourites, as well as seasonal specials, confectionery and hot paninis.
- Piazza Restaurant
Serves a range of lunch items including hot main meals, sandwiches, salad from our fresh salad bar and soup. Our hot counters offer chicken, noodle bowls, burritos and more.
- York Sport Café (York Sports Village)
York Sport Café is the perfect place to help you fuel your workout or reward yourself after a hard session in the gym.
- Guildhall Café
Offers a range of delicious items to enjoy in our historic riverside dining space. Dishes are made onsite every morning; including traditional and healthier breakfast choices, a varying brunch and lunch menu, hot meals and freshly made artisan sandwiches.
Buy a reusable YORCUP for £5 to get your first drink for free and avoid the Latte levy.
We charge 20p per single use coffee cup, and all money raised funds new sustainable initatives.