The University of Southampton

We operate a fantastic choice of food outlets across all five campuses. To include our branded food court on Highfield campus, our beautiful waterfront cafe at the National Oceanography Centre and funky restuarant at Winchester School of Art. For more information select from the options below.

Avenue Café

A range of hot and cold food, pick up items and barista coffee

WSA Café

A café serving the staff and students of the Winchester School of Art

La Piazza Food Court

Four fantastic food concepts to include Love Joes, Big Al's Burgers, Chawalis and 4ork street food

Piazza Coffee Bar

Piazza food court also offers speciality coffee, pastries and cakes.

The Lounge Café

Fresh baguettes, paninis, toasties, pasties and speciality cakes located in B38

Café 85

Located in the Life Science building, Café 85 provides a sit in or grab and go in the north-east of the campus

The Terrace Restaurant

Open at lunch time, serving a variety of hot meals and salads daily at affordable prices.

The Blue Room

The Blue Room is the perfect location to enjoy a quiet lunch or entertain guests on campus.


Our new Artisan Café located at the Sir James Matthews building in Guildhall Square.

The Boiler House

Brand new to 2022, the new Boiler House Bar located at Wessex Lane halls of residence.

Current Opening Hours

The Arlott: 0800-1700

The Terrace Restaurant: 1130-1400

Lounge Café: 0800-1600

La Piazza Food Court: 0800-1900 (term time only)

Library Starbucks:
2nd January - 26th January we're here for you during your exams, opening hours are 0800-2200 week days. 1000-2000 at the weekends.
During term time - 0800-2000 week days. 1000-1800 at the weekends
Our of term - 0800-1600 week days (weekends closed).

Interchange Kiosk: 0800-1900

B85 Café: 0900-1500 (term time only)

Bolderwood Café: 0830-1500 

Avenue Café: 0830-1700 (out of term: 0830-1500)

NOC Restaurant & Coffee Bar: 0830-1630 (out of term: 0830-1600)

WSA Café: 0830-1700 (out of term: 0830-1500)

Artisan: 0800-1700 (out of term: 0800-1600)

Our outlets operate Monday to Friday unless stated otherwise above. This excludes University events such as Visit days and Open days.

Coffee Cup

Buy 9 coffees, get the 10th for free!

Download our loyalty app today to collect stamps on your virtual coffee card. Buy any nine hot drinks from any of our outlets and get your tenth cup on us.

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