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Following the recent update on restrictions from the NI Executive cafes on campus including Café Hope, Junction, MBC café and the PEC café have fully reopened their seated areas. Tables should be made up of no more than 6 people and can all be from different families. To assist with the Test, Trace, Protect program anyone using café seating must leave Contact Tracing details. Please remember to observe physical distancing when visiting.

Ed Hope Cafe
Hope Café
McClay Library

Monday to Thursday 10.00am – 3.00pm

Friday 10.00am – 2.00pm

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Junction Café
Main Site Tower

Monday to Thursday 8.00am – 3.00pm

Friday 8.00am – 2.00pm

Queen's Sport (PEC)

Monday to Friday 8.00am-3.00pm

Clements MBC

Monday to Thursday 8.30am-2.00pm

Friday 10.00am-2.00pm

Where to Eat Around Campus?

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Tasty, healthy food from a calorie counted menu using only the freshest ingredients.

Coffee and tea in the centre of Queen's University, Belfast that is guaranteed to brighten up your day.

Offering baked goods, breakfasts and brunch, the café also features an innovative self-service counter, so if the queue is long, your wait needn’t be!

Students and staff are also permitted to bring their own food into the communal area at Junction!

Junction website
Cafe Krem

Excellent for a whistle-stop, grab’n’go breakfast, with fresh pastries and great coffee, or a longer lunch with home-made soup, sandwiches, paninis and pasta.

Krem’s outlets are located in the foyer of the David Keir Building and at the ECIT building in the Titanic Quarter.

Cafe Krem website

HOPE Café in the McClay Library provides a welcome respite from studying, serving delicious breakfast, lunch and all day snacks in a high-ceilinged, airy space.

Mouth-watering specials are served every day. Hope’s range of freshly prepared sandwiches and salads are also available to take away for those on the go!

Hope Cafe Facebook page

With branches in Queen's Sport PEC and the Medical Biology Centre MBC, Clements are, as they say themselves, ‘religious about coffee.’

Clements specialise in sourcing only the finest coffees and aim for full traceability to origin, farm and farmer wherever possible.

Clement's Facebook page
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In the vibrant University Quarter, Deanes at Queens takes full advantage of its enviable leafy location overlooking the superb architecture of Methodist College.

Restaurant Head Chef Chris Fearon, of Great British Menu fame, consistently serves up dishes packed with the flavour of great local produce.

The newly installed Mibrasa Charcoal Grill adds a delicious dimension to the whole wide-ranging restaurant menu.

If you are a member of QUB staff and would like to book Deanes at Queens then please download the below form, fill it in and send it to Deanes at Queens by email:

Deanes at Queen's Booking Form
Panama Café

Panama Café is the latest addition to the Campus Food and Drink family, the 'city garden and café' deli is situated in Elms BT2 on McClintock Street, next to Bedford Street.

Panama is open to all students and members the public for sit down meals and takeaway.

Opening hours are: Sunday to Wednesday 8am-4pm, Thursday to Saturday 8am-6pm

Panama Café website
Cafe Carberry
Cafe Carberry

Cafe Carberry is located at INTO Queen's University Belfast on Lennoxvale.

Cafe Carberry sells a range of fairtrade tea and coffee and has a breakfast and lunch menu which includes toasties, soup and sandwiches.

View their full menu below.

Cafe Carberry Website
The Speakeasy
The Speakeasy

Your ‘local’ during your time at Queen’s

The Speakeasy, at 92-96 Lisburn Road, is your ‘local’ during your time at Queen’s.

It’s open seven days a week and has a mix of evening entertainment like club nights, live sport, quizzes, and music. Best of all, it’s always free to get in.

The kitchen opening hours are:

• Mon-Thu 12pm-8pm

• Friday 12pm-4pm

• Saturday and Sunday 12pm-8pm for fresh pizzas!

The Speakeasy website
Vending Machines
Pick up a snack or a drink without taking the time to go too far

Queen's University provides a range of vending services throughout the campus serviced by Castle Vending Ltd.

There are a wide range of competitively priced products on offer, such as soft drinks, hot drinks, confectionery and other food products in selected locations. The vending machines are energy efficient and are switched off during closure periods throughout the year to support the University's carbon reduction commitment. The coffee and tea sold through the vending machines are Fairtrade certified.

For customer service please telephone 02838345371 or 07901855142.

Castle Vending Ltd website