Eating on campus

Eating on campus

Semester opening hours are shown in the links. If you are visiting over the summer Catering facilities - summer 2017  has all the information you need to find refreshments on campus.

Food for thought - The Fraser Building, level 3 [E2]

For students, staff and visitors to the campus, serving hot meals and snacks.

  • 11am-3pm Monday to Friday
  • 400 seater restaurant
  • Wi-fi access
  • Vegan and vegetarian options
  • Quiet area for evening study


The place to meet at the heart of campus with Student Services on Level 2

Library and Fraser building


Food to go - The Fraser Building, level 3 [E2]

  • 8am - 6pm (Monday to Thursday)
  • 8am - 4.30pm (Friday)

'Food to go' offers everything you need for breakfast on the go, lunch on the run or an evening snack to sustain you during late study sessions.

  • Sandwiches, hot and cold drinks
  • Freshly baked pizza and toasted panini
  • Speciality snack noodles, drinks and congee
  • Newspapers
  • State of the art vending machines, hot water tap and microwave ovens

Students sitting outside the Fraser building


One A The Square [A9]

One A The Square Café

  • 10am - 4.30pm Monday to Friday
  • Newspapers available
  • Full range of speciality coffee and tea - made to order. Flavoured latte, soya milk options and delicious Fairtrade hot chocolate- a treat with a good conscience


One A The Square Brasserie

  • 8am - 2.30pm (hot meals from 11.30am) Monday to Friday
  • Full breakfast range, baked potatoes and freshly filled baguettes, vegan soup/main course always on offer, individual brasserie-style meals, delicious desserts and full range of coffees and speciality teas.
  • Seating for 100+

Front of main building and memorial gate


Atrium Café, Wolfson Medical School Building [C8]

  • 8.30am - 4.00pm Monday to Friday
  • Freshly made sandwiches, baked potatoes, baguettes, soup, home baking, confectionery, hot & cold drinks
  • Seating for 80+

Exterior of the Wolfson Medical School building - day


Café Picolino, Boyd Orr Building [D1]

  • 8.30am - 3pm, Monday to Friday
  • Freshly made sandwiches, soup, home baking, hot & cold drinks
  • Seating for 30+

Boyd Orr building exterior


Links Café, off the Courtyard, Wolfson Building [B10]

  • 10am - 2.45pm, Monday to Friday
  • Freshly made sandwiches, soup, hot pastry savoury snacks, home baking, confectionery
  • Seating in the adjacent common room

Links Cafe seating


Garscube campus: the barn

  • Garscube Estate, access from Switchback Road
  • The barn (Mary Stewart Building) 8.30am - 3pm, Monday to Friday
  • Breakfast, paninis, toasties, hot dogs, baked potatoes, cookies, soup, sandwiches, hot & cold drinks
  • Seating for 300+

the barn


Food in focus, ‌Level 3, University Library [D11]

  • Vending machines accessible during library opening hours
  • Comfy seating in a newly decorated area for library users
  • Cafe service available:
    • Monday- Thursday: 10am - 8pm
    • Friday: 10am - 5pm
    • Saturday/Sunday: 12 noon - 5pm

University Library front door


St Andrews Building Refresh & Refuel [E14]

  • Refresh and Refuel vending suite

Exterior of the St Andrews building - day


Gilchrist Postgraduate Club, Gilbert Scott Building [A26]

  • For postgraduate students and staff - University ID/Registration card required for swipe entry system Monday to Friday
  • Semester opening hours: Monday to Friday 8am - 11pm
  • Open to all:
    • Weekdays after 5.30pm
    • Saturday: 10am - 5.30pm
    • Sunday: Midday - 5.30pm
  • Find out more:

A function at the Gilchrist PG club