Places to eat

Whether you are after a main meal, a quick snack or just a drink, there is somewhere to suit your needs.

Cathays Park campus

Outside Main Building we have a taste of Cardiff’s pop up food scene including:

Or if you would prefer to immerse yourself in university life you can either try one of our campus restaurants or drop into a coffee shop for a quick break.

Students' Union
The Students’ Union has an array of eating places including the Taf pub, Y Plas and the Pantry.
  • Main Building Restaurant (open 08:30-15:30) - located on the ground floor of the Main Building, it serves hot and cold breakfast and lunch.
  • Trevithick Building Restaurant (open 09:00-14:30)
  • Julian Hodge Restaurant (open 09:00-14:30)
  • Coffee shops (open 09:00-14:30)
    • Tower Building coffee shop
    • Ty Coffi
    • John Percival Building
    • Glamorgan Building
    • Sir Martin Evans Building
    • Bute Building coffee shop
    • Main Building coffee shop
    • Aberconway Snack Bar
    • Redwood coffee shop
    • Hadyn Ellis
IV lounge
The Heath Park campus IV Lounge offers the full range of student services including places to eat.

Or you can soak up the atmosphere in the Students' Union which is home to many food outlets catering for a range of tastes.

Heath Park campus

If you are a prospective Healthcare student and are taking a tour of our Heath Park campus there are various lunch options in the IV Lounge coffee shop. The IV Lounge is open 09:00-15:30.