Food and Drink Outlets

Zest Café

Whether you like to snack or feast we have lots of options for keeping your energy levels up during the day. All of our catering outlets let you pay for your food and drink using your pre-loaded student card, so you don’t have to carry cash around with you.

The Zest Café is available at a number of our College campuses including Old Mill Lane, Sixth Form and the STEM Centre. Whether you’re looking for a breakfast bite or a lunch time snack, there are options to cater for everyone.


We also have some tasty treats available to grab with a coffee at our Starbucks café, based at the Old Mill Lane campus.

The opening times for all Our catering outlets are shown below:

 Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Old Mill Lane, Main counter8.00am – 1.30pm8.00am – 1.30pm8.00am – 1.30pm8.00am – 1.30pm8.00am – 1.30pm
Old Mill Lane, Grab and Go8.00am – 5.45pm8.00am – 5.45pm8.00am – 5.45pm8.00am – 3.00pm8.00am – 2.30pm
Starbucks7.30am – 4.00pm7.30am – 4.00pm7.30am – 1.00pm7.30am – 4.00pm 7.30am – 1.00pm
STEM8.00am – 1.30pm8.00am – 3.30pm8.00am – 11.30am8.00am – 3.30pm8.00am – 1.30pm
Church Street campus8.15am – 7:00pm8.15am – 6:00pm8.15am – 1:30pm8.15am – 3:15pm8.15am – 1.30pm
Sixth Form8.00am – 2.00pm8.00am – 2.00pm8.00am – 2.00pm8.00am – 2.00pm8.00am – 2.00pm
Cube8.00am – 1.30pm8.00am – 1.30pm8.00am – 1.30pm8.00am – 1.30pmCLOSED
Honeywell8.00am – 3.30pm8.00am – 3.30pm8.00am – 1.30pm8.00am – 3.30pm8.00am – 1.30pm
Eastgate8.00am – 1.30pm8.00am – 1.30pm8.00am – 1.30pm8.00am – 1.30pm8.00am – 10.30am

*Times may vary, reduced opening hours in May & June. Vending machines available when Cafes are closed.

Our other outlets consist of Crumbs Café, Cookie Crumbs and The Open Kitchen.  All of these outlets are open to students and staff as well as the public. These three outlets are all supported training environments that provide work experience and help students in the Learning for Living and Work department to gain valuable employability skills.


Last updated: 24th October 2019