The Hub students chatting

Find places to eat, drink and shop on campus

There's lots to enjoy this term in our catering outlets on campus!

Choose from a wide range of cafés, dining halls and bars and enjoy everything from pizza, pasta and burgers, to street food, salads, sushi and more. We’ve got snacks, three-course dinners and most in between.

Summer vacation opening

The following outlets will be open during the student summer vacation:

Boilerhouse Café

Open Monday – Friday from 8am - 4pm, serving jacket potatoes with a choice of delicious fillings, freshly made salads, baguettes, hot bakes, cakes and a selection of and hot and cold drinks.

Café on the square

Open Monday – Friday from 8am - 6pm and Saturday and Sunday from 9am – 4pm, serving Starbucks, pastries, sandwiches and ice cream. 


Open Monday - Friday from 10am-5pm until 31 July. 

Everyday Value offers 

This term we have some great every day value offers. If you use your student ID card to pay for your purchases, you can get a bowl of soup from any outlet except Café on the Square for just £1.67, a jacket potato with butter, sour cream and chives from Crosslands for £1.25, a value sandwich from Crosslands or Café on the Square for £2, porridge with a choice of free toppings from Founder’s Dining Hall or The Hub (at weekends) for £1.21 plus much more. Check our Everyday Value offers for the best value on campus! 

We are hiring conference assistants and catering assistants!

Are you staying in Egham over the summer and looking for work?

Conference assistants: Our conference team are looking for staff to work in the Conference and Events office from mid-June to mid-September. Please click here for more information about the role and details of how to apply. 

Catering assistants: Our catering team are looking for staff to work in The Hub restaurant from mid-June to mid-August. Please click here for more information about the role and for details on how to apply.  

There are many different catering outlets to choose from, each with its own style and character, so whether you prefer to grab a coffee and work on your laptop, or to go somewhere comfy to enjoy a home-cooked meal, there is a great choice. 

If you live in Founder’s or Reid you automatically get a 50% discount on most food and drink bought in Founder’s Dining Hall and in The Hub (Saturdays and Sundays only) when you pay with your College Card.

We ensure our ingredients are sourced locally and are in season whenever possible. Take a look at the provenance of our seasonal fruit and vegetables as well as some of our seasonal recipes.  

Follow us on Facebook, TikTok and Instagram to find out all the latest catering news, offers and events. 

Further information

Top-up and check your Campus Account balance online (Upay)

Outlet opening times

Food for the Brain

Catering blogs and case studies

Free tap water refills

Eat Well policy

Environmental policy


For all allergen information, please visit our portal.



Stylish cafe and bar offering breakfast, lunch and evening snacks to eat in or take away.

Crosslands refurbished bar area

founder's dining hall

Food from around the world including build your own and grab and go options.

FDH students chatting

Café on the Square

The library café, selling great healthy food.


boilerhouse cafe 

Artisan café with a wide range of vegetarian and vegan options.

Boilerhouse cafe with people

the hub

Serving a wide selection of hot international food and fresh juices.

The Hub students chatting


Relax with a Starbucks coffee or Bubble tea.

Imagine students


Serving hot Japanese dishes and freshly made sushi.


tommy's Kitchen

Serving a wide range of burgers and hot and cold drinks.

Tommy's Kitchen

union shop

The one stop shop for all essentials.

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A street food van serving authentic dishes inspired by flavours of Sri Lanka.

Spice Van outside Davison Building

Branded gifts

Buy your branded university merchandise from our online gift shop.


Little Café on the Square

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