Lakeside Restaurant and Coffee Shop

Welcome to the Lakeside Restaurant and Coffee Shop. Operating with the School of Hospitality and Tourism Management, we offer a modern dining experience. Whether it's a leisurely meet with friends, a quick bite to eat or to entertain that all important business guest, Lakeside makes the ideal location for lunch. 

The restaurant menu changes on a monthly basis and Head Chef David Hill works tirelessly to source the best local produce at the right time and price, giving our customers a top end dining experience of unrivalled value. We are committed to sustainability, from procurement to valuing natural resources. For further information surrounding our sustainability commitments, please see our sustainability policy 2018-2019.

Christmas Lunch dates: 26th November - 20th December

Coffee shop new year opening date: 2nd January 2019

Restaurant new year opening date: 9th January 2019

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Lakeside Coffee Shop

Serving barista-style, triple-certified coffee, the Lakeside Coffee Shop offers the perfect environment for students, staff and visitors to relax and enjoy first-class food and drink. At the Lakeside Coffee Shop we care about the planet so we try to use bio-degradable products wherever possible with the help of our supplier Vegware. From our branded coffee cups and lids to our knives, forks and spoons, everything is compostable.

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Happy Valentine's Day! The soup of the day is going to be Tomato and Basil, which is gluten free and vegan friendly!
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Good Morning! Happy half way through the week :) Today we have a Broccoli and Almond soup. Both gluten free and vegan-friendly.
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Hello, the soup of the day in the coffee shop is Leek and Potato, both gluten free and vegan-friendly!😃
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Good Morning! We are kicking the week of with a Curried parsnip soup, both gluten free and vegan friendly. Have a wonderful Monday :)