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Food and drink

The University's restaurants, bars, cafes and shops on campus.

Our outlets

Discover some of our hospitality outlets, with different menus to suit everyone.

Fountain Canteen

Seating in Fountain Canteen

A food court below Parade serving fish and chips, Asian food, street food, value meals and more.


Seating inside Parade

Parade, located in the centre of campus with views over the lake, has an entirely vegan menu. Enjoy salads, pastries, hot meals, cakes and hot drinks.

Lime Tree

Seating in Lime Tree

Lime Tree is a bar, café and food court currently serving hot and cold drinks, pizza, hot food, sandwiches and snacks.

4W Café

4W Cafe

A bustling café on the Parade serving hot and cold drinks, breakfast baps, soups, jacket potatoes, sandwiches and snacks.

Sports Café

Sports Cafe in the Sports Training Village

A café in the Sports Training Village serving hot and cold drinks, breakfast, snacks and hot food.

Pavilion Café

Looking down at the Pavilion Cafe from the stairwell.

Newly opened Pavilion is a sleek café bar for all students and staff to meet. The café serves artisan sandwiches, dumplings and seasonal dishes.

Monthly opening times and locations

Find out when our outlets are open over the next few weeks and exact locations.

Shops on campus

Fresh is a small supermarket located on campus. The Market is small store selling fresh food and drink and more.


Exterior of Fresh

Fresh is a small supermarket in partnership with southern co-op, located on the Parade. You'll also find the Post Office here.

The Market

The Market.

The Market is small store on Level 2 of the Student Centre. It sells fresh food and drink, stationery, University memorabilia and clothing.

Our commitment to sustainability

What we do within our outlets to help reduce our impact on the environment.

A Sustainable Food Commitment

The Sustainable Food Commitment logo.

The University of Bath have introduced a number of sustainable food initiatives to reduce the environmental impact of the food we eat.

Leave No Trace

The Leave No Trace campaign logo.

Discover how you can reduce your environmental impact by taking part in some of the University's initiatives to reduce our carbon footprint.

Our Fairtrade commitment

Coffee beans.

The University is committed to promoting, using and selling Fairtrade products across our campus hospitality and retail outlets.

Eat and Drink Credit

If you are an undergraduate student living in The Quads, Polden Court, Brendon Court or a shared room in Woodland Court, your accommodation includes Eat and Drink credit.

Using your Eat and Drink credit

If you live in The Quads, Polden Court or Brendon Court, you can use your Eat and Drink credit on the Bath Go app to buy food and drink in the campus outlets.

Organising food and drink for an event

You can order food and drink from our Food Direct catering service if you are hosting a meeting or event. We also offer guidance on food safety at events and how to source external caterers.

Food Direct menu

The food and drink available to order from the Food Direct catering service on campus.

Food supplier questionnaire

A questionnaire for all prospective food providers working at the University to demonstrate that they have the required food hygiene systems in place.

Give us feedback

We're keen to hear your views and experiences.


Awards and accolades achieved by our hospitality and retail teams.

Food hygiene rating 5

5/5 food hygiene rating

About us

We have seven restaurants and bars across campus, plus two retail outlets. We also provide catering for meetings and events.

Contact us

Speak to us for more information.