The Cafeteria is located in the Cripps Dining Hall in Cripps Court offers self-service meals and is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, the opening times are:
|Breakfast||8:15am - 9:30am||every day except Saturday and Sunday *|
|Lunch||12:30pm - 2:00pm||every day except Saturday and Sunday|
|Brunch||11:00am - 1:30pm||Saturday and Sunday|
|Dinner||5.45pm - 7:00pm||every day|
Please see the information below regarding the Vacation catering arragments for the cafeteria
It is most helpful if you leave the dining hall after dinner by 7.15pm or alternatively take your meal and eat in the Cripps lobby area or the Bar to enable the staff to prepare the tables for Formal Hall and Fellows High Table dinner.
Payment for meals is made by cash or via the upay cashless payment system using your University ID card once you have set up your account; (please see the relevant section below). Cheques are not accepted in the cafeteria.
You may bring guests into Cafeteria, guests pay a cover charge of 35% on the total meal in respect of each meal taken.
*Please note: Breakfast will be served from 07:45 - 09:30 during the University examination period.
Vacation Catering Arrangements
Outside of the undergraduates period of residency the catering arrangements change so that the College can accept residential conferences and larger baquets, during these times the Café and Qbar do not open, Fellows High Table meals move to the Armitage room.
Cafeteria meals will be served in Cripps Hall at the following times:-
BREAKFAST 8.45am – 9.15am Monday - Sunday
LUNCH 12.30pm – 1.30pm Monday - Sunday
DINNER 5.30pm – 6.30pm Monday - Sunday
Breakfast Menu: During the summer vacation period the buttery will be serving a continental selection on a daily basis, unless pre-ordered for external events
Lunch Menu: Weekend lunch menus will be offering a normal lunch style menu on Saturday with a brunch style menu on Sunday
If Hall is in use for private events, you may be asked to collect and pay for your meal from the Cafeteria and then proceed to the Bar to eat your food.
Vacation Formal Hall Dinner
During the vacation a number of Formal Halls are held in Old Hall, cafeteria dinner still runs on these evenings but Fellows High Table is combined with the Formal Hall; at the start of each vacation period the dates of the vacation formal hall's will be advertised; any current member of College wishing to attend should book in the normal manner using the on-line booking system. Fellows can book in any of the usual ways for High Table dinner.
The kitchens remain open with the exception of a 10 day period over Christmas and New Year and Easter weekend (unless Easter falls during the students period of residency).