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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, serves vegetarian and vegan food 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 delicious bao buns.

Campus outlets

The places you can eat and drink on the Claverton Down campus.

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.

Feed 4 for £5

One way to help stretch your budget further is to batch cook meals together with friends. We've put together some easy recipes that feed four people, with the ingredients costing £5 in the Fresh store during a special promotion that week.

Barbecue jackfruit

This delicious vegan dish makes a great panini, enchilada or jacket potato filling.

Our commitment to sustainability

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

A Sustainable Food Commitment

A sustainable food comittment

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


The latest news from our student living, hospitality and retail departments.

Campus Services blog

A member of staff working in 4W Cafe.

Read the latest news about our food and drink, student accommodation and more, on our department blog.

Food Direct

Order Food Direct catering if you are hosting a meeting or event.

Food Direct menu

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

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 eleven cafés, restaurants and bars across campus. We also provide catering for meetings and events.

Contact us

Speak to us for more information.