Eating and drinking

A group of students enjoying a plate of chips

Worked up an appetite?

From breakfast to dinner, there are plenty of choices on campus including restaurants, cafes, bars and coffee spots.


Location: Campus Central

Scran offers a wide range of breakfast, lunch, dinner and snack options. Enjoy barista coffee and cold drinks as well as an extensive deli bar for made-to-order sandwiches, subs, wraps and build-your-own salad boxes.

V-GO SUP and Umami pop ups

SUP and Umami have moved to Scran for the summer! At V-GO SUP you'll find plant-based options including our deli, sandwiches, coffee, and smoothies. Visit Umami for noodles, soups, and broths.

Scran opening hours

Monday to Friday: 08:00 to 20:00
Saturday and Sunday: 10:00 to 20:00


Location: Campus Central

The place to go for all things plant-based! With vegan breakfast, lunch and snack options available throughout the day, in addition to speciality coffees and drinks and a range of vegan sweet treats. For lunch, choose from the V-go vegan deli bar, a wide range of vegan hot and cold grab-and-go items, fresh homemade soup or loaded baked potatoes.

SUP opening hours

Monday to Friday: 08:30 to 15:30

From 17 May, SUP will be closed for the summer and will re-open in September. A SUP pop-up will be available at Scran.

Macrobert Arts Centre Café Bar

Location: Macrobert Arts Centre

Relax with a barista coffee, hot or cold drink and a choice of sweet treats throughout the day. For lunch enjoy a wide range of hot and cold items including paninis, burrito wraps, sandwiches and baked potatoes. The Macrobert mac n cheese menu is available Sunday to Tuesday, and to take away seven days a week! 

Macrobert Café opening hours

Thursday to Sunday: 10am till late


Location: Sports Centre

Nourish in Sport offers a range of hot and cold drinks and food items throughout the day, to suit all appetites. Whether it’s pre- or post-workout or just a relaxing lunch or coffee with friends, Nourish features freshly prepared daily specials as well as grab-and-go eats, a deli bar with salad, wrap or sandwich options and a smoothie station.

Nourish opening hours

Monday to Friday: 07:00 to 20:00

Saturday and Sunday: 08:00 to 20:00

From 17 May, Nourish will be open Monday to Friday 08:00 to 20:00, and Saturday to Sunday 08:00 to 18:00.

Refresh Sports Bar

Location: Willow Court

Our diner and sports bar, located within Willow Court student accommodation serves a delicious American-style diner menu and is the place for pizza, burgers, wraps, fries and more! Refresh offers barista coffee and a selection of other hot and cold drinks as well as a fully licensed bar. A place to meet with friends, enjoy a game of pool or table foosball, watch your favourite sport or chill out.

Refresh opening hours

Refresh is now closed for the summer and will re-open in September 2024.

The Pod

Location: Pathfoot Building

Located in the Pathfoot Building, the Pod is a great place to grab a barista beverage. You can also choose from a wide range of hot and cold food items, including hot specials such as pasta and curry pots, savoury pastries as well as wraps, sandwiches and fruit – everything you need for lunch.

The Pod opening hours

Monday to Friday: 08:30 to 14:30


Location: INTO Building

Umami features our authentic noodle bar with a choice of noodles, broth and toppings as well as a wide range of delicious sides including Hoi Sin duck spring rolls, jumbo chicken wings, garlic and sesame seed broccoli and Chinese mustard greens. Plus your choice of pho soups and our wide 'Wok and Go' range.

Umami opening hours

Umami is now closed for the summer and will re-open in September 2024. A Umami pop-up is available at Scran.


Location: Pathfoot Building

With foods from around the world, staff, students and guests can enjoy hot dishes including Mexican on Mondays, Italian on Tuesdays, curries on Wednesdays, Tastes of Asia on Thursdays, and chip shop Fridays.

If you are looking for something less filling, you can choose made-to-order sandwiches, wraps, and salads from our salad and deli bar daily.

At Pathfood, you can sit and enjoy your lunch with views of the Wallace Monument and Stirling Castle. 

Pathfood opening hours

Pathfood is closed for summer and will re-open in September 2024.


Location: Campus Central (below Macrobert Arts Centre)

Open for sitting in or takeaway, Haldane's serves burgers, wraps and hot dishes.

Haldane's opening hours

Haldane's is now closed for the summer and will re-open in September 2024.


Location: Cottrell Building

Conveniently located at the Cottrell entrance, Bite is a great place to grab a coffee, hot or cold breakfast or lunch on the go.

Bite opening hours

Monday to Friday: 08:00 to 15:30

During summer, Bite will be closed from Friday 28 June and will re-open in September 2024.


Location: Queen's Court

Grab a bite to eat from our very own food truck on campus. Serving a range of delicious dishes, our Hawker menu is not to be missed!

Hawker opening hours

Hawker is now closed for the summer and will re-open in September 2024.


Location: Lochside, across from the Sports Centre

Boardwalk, our mobile coffee venue offers barista coffee and hot drinks, pastries, scones, sandwiches and soft drinks. Whether you are walking around the loch at the weekend, moving from building to building during the week or getting out at lunchtime, Boardwalk is ideally situated for grab-and-go drinks, snacks, and sandwiches.

Boardwalk opening hours

Wednesday to Friday: 10:00 to 14:00

Saturday and Sunday: 09:00 to 14:00

Exterior image of Stirling Court Hotel

Stirling Court Hotel

Enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner in the hotel bar or Abbey Craig restaurant. Menus are seasonal, with ingredients locally sourced.

Visit Stirling Court Hotel website

Students’ Union Bar and Catering

The Students’ Union offer great catering, coffee, and bar options on campus, including Starbucks Coffee, across our three outlets - Studio, Underground and Venue.

For more information on the venues, visit the Students’ Union website.


Monday to Friday 08:30 to 18:00
Saturday and Sunday 12:00 to 16:00


Events held in Venue are promoted via the Union or the societies and sports clubs hosting events. Visit the Students’ Union website for more info or email

Studio (term-time)

Monday to Friday 09:00 to 24:00 (last orders at 23:30)
Breakfast from 09:00 with food served till 20:00

Saturday and Sunday 12:00 till 23:00 (last orders at 22:30)
Food served till 18:00