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We have a wide variety of catering on our Exton Park site whether you want a burger, light bite or filling meal.

The Dining Rooms

The Dining Rooms are located at the centre of campus and open to all students, staff and visitors to the University

At lunchtime there is a wide choice available from jacket potatoes, fresh salads, hot paninis, a sandwich bar and homemade soups, as well as the more traditional home cooked meals. We also have a wok bar and our newly introduced meat free bar.

The evening meal is a varied choice including traditional dishes. If you are living in catered accommodation, it is the perfect place to go for a hot comforting evening meal and only a five minute walk from your accommodation.

Residential student meal times

Continental breakfast served    
Monday - Friday   7.30am-10.00am
Saturday & Sunday   9:00am - 10:00am
Lunch served    
Monday - Friday Sandwich/Panini Bar 11.30am-2.30pm
  Main Counter 12noon-2.30pm
Saturday & Sunday   12:30pm-2.00pm 
Dinner served    
Monday - Friday   5:30pm-7.30pm
Saturday & Sunday   5.30pm-7.00pm

Open to cash payers from 9:00am and serving a selection of morning goods until 11.30am

Binks Brasserie

Our brasserie is located on the ground floor in the Binks Building, and serves Starbucks coffee.

Watch your cappuccino or cafe latte being made fresh from the coffee beans in the cafe bar.  Freshly baked cakes and morning goods are also available.  Speciality breakfast menu served until 11.30am with a wide range of choices.

For lunch why not try a fresh salad from our salad bar or sample one of the mouth-watering hot specials?  As well as these delicious choices, there is a wide choice of 'lite bites' available or traditional homemade meals and snacks.

Opening times

Monday to Friday: 11.30am-2.30pm
Saturday & Sunday: Closed

Binks Grab & Go

Also on the ground floor of Binks is our grab & go outlet, perfect for a quick pick me up.

For use by all staff and students, serving a selection of morning goods, delicious cakes, hot and cold drinks, sandwiches and light snacks for those customers who want to grab and go!

Opening Times

Monday to Friday: 8.00am-4.00pm
Saturday & Sunday: Closed

The Gourmet Burger House

If you fancy a buger, head to Westminster Building.

All of our burger variations are a UK take on a classic New York burger. We serve mouth-watering gourmet burgers made by our local butcher to our own specific recipe using locally sourced ingredients

Opening times

Monday to Wednesday: 8.30am-4.30pm
Thursday and Friday: 8.30am-4.00pm
Saturday & Sunday: Closed

Meat-Free Bar

Our meat-free bar is located in The Dining Rooms and offers food free from GM, low-salt and locally sourced where possible.

All dishes are prepared using fresh natural ingredients and cooking techniques which preserve taste and nutritional value, this level of personal attention means that if you have a special request or particular dietary requirement we can make something just for you.

Opening times

Monday to Friday: 11.30am – 2.30    5.30 – 7.30pm

Seaborne Library Grab & Go

We offer the perfect fuel for study sessions in Seaborne Library.

Serving a selection of morning goods, delicious cakes, hot and cold drinks, sandwiches and light snacks for those customers who want to grab and go.

Opening Times:

Monday to Friday: 8.30am-4.30pm
Saturday & Sunday: 10.00am-4.00pm

Vending machines are also available out of opening hours.

Further Information

All catering outlets will be cashless

All catering outlets have been socially distanced, so capacity is limited. But to help with the limited capacity, we have asked if they can stagger breaks and lunches.

Customers can pre-order/pay for their food and drinks beforehand and also be able to sit in, such as the Bars and order from your table of choice.  

Download the new YOYO wallet app from September 7th 2020. 
Staff & Students can download the app via Google or the Apple store using your University email address following the link By using your University email address, it will enable us to provide a track & trace of who has used our outlets during the day.  
There will be no single-use paper cups, students will be using a drop and swap scheme when purchasing hot drinks. By downloading the app students will receive a reusable cup to use in all outlets.
To book tables and slots for the Bar, please use the link below: