Through our exciting food offers, we aim to provide something for everyone across the University.


Elgar Café our 53.3 Degrees cafe offers Ethically sourced coffee lovingly made by our team of barista’s, as well as a wide range of bakes, snacks and the “Mezza Luna” create your own salad bar.  If you prefer Starbucks Coffee, we have The Rock Cafe at St John's Campus offering a range of hot and cold snacks, pastries and cakes that cater to many dietary requirements. The Hangar Deli and the Hastings Café (at City Campus) offer a wide range of both hot and cold sandwiches and snacks, as well as a variety of cakes and hot drinks. Additionally, we also have Sarah’s Bakery at St Johns Campus for coffee, hot snacks and a delicious cake, freshly made by Sarah herself.  Over at the Riverside Campus we offer a coffee cart where you can buy cakes, hot drinks and sandwiches.

If you are looking for something more substantial, Made Food Court located in the Main Dining Hall at St John’s Campus is the perfect place. Made Food Court is open throughout the day for breakfast, lunch and dinner and offer freshly made hot and cold food as well as snacks and cakes.

The Hangar and Student's Union Shop offer ranges of food and drink to suit a variety of needs. Helpful staff and a pleasant atmosphere make eating at the university a relaxing and enjoyable experience.

So, wherever you are based on the campus, we know there will be a place for you to enjoy good food! We look forward to serving you.

Catering Manager

Tel: 01905 855 179



Elgar Café - 53.3 Degrees


About 53.3 Degrees: We are very proud to have 53.3 Degrees at the University of Worcester as it is our new sustainable coffee which takes its name from the latitude where our beans are roasted. 53.3 cent of every kilo sold is channelled back into supporting the local community in Anserma, Columbia. At 53.3 we offer a range of hot drinks, cakes and paninis, as well as our Mezzaluna Deli.

Monday – Friday: 8.00am – 6.00pm

Saturday and Sunday: Closed

The Hangar - St John's Campus

The Hangar offers hot and cold drinks, snacks and meals. Upstairs at the Hangar the Student's Union bar offer drinks into the evening. Additionally, we also offer hot drinks and cakes.

Monday-Friday: 9.00am – 4.00pm

Tuesday-Wednesday-Friday: 7.30pm – 11.00pm

Saturday and Sunday: Closed

Sarah’s Bakery

Sarah’s Bakery offers a wide variety of both cakes and hot drinks. Additionally, we also offer both pastries and wraps from our hot food counter.

Monday – Friday: 9.00am – 2.00pm

Saturday and Sunday: Closed

Made Food Court – In the Main Dining Hall

Made Food Court offers delicious full English breakfasts or hot breakfast roll or sandwiches

For those who prefer something a little lighter, fill your bowl with fruits, nuts & yoghurt, have a bowl of cereal, porridge or indulge with one of Made's delicious freshly baked pastries.

Over lunch there is plenty of choice on offer - enjoy one of the homemade traditional main meals, a jacket potato, salad or a pasta dish made freshly for you. Visit the live cooking station where you can enjoy exciting food concepts cooked before your eyes or even crate your own pizza.

If you are in a hurry, then pick up a sandwich, hot snack, dessert pot or beverage from the ‘Grab & Go’ section.

 Monday – Friday: 8.00am - 8.00pm

Saturday and Sunday: 9.00am – 3.00pm

In the week hot food is on offer up until 7.30pm and Made is open for snacks, hot paninis and drinks until 8.00pm.


City Campus - Hastings Café

At the Hastings Café, we offer a variety of both hot and cold sandwiches and snacks, made in front of you at the deli bar.  We also offer hot drinks and a cake selection.

Monday – Friday: 8.00am – 8.00pm

Saturday & Sunday: Closed

Riverside Coffee Cart

Monday – Friday: 10.00am – 2.00pm

Saturday and Sunday: Closed

Campus Shop

Monday – Friday: 7.00am – 10.00pm

Saturday and Sunday: 10.00am – 6.00pm

Internal Catering

The ARAMARK Food Development Team has designed these menus specifically for the University of Worcester.

The whole team are committed to providing fresh quality produce and great presentation. 

Internal Hospitality Ordering

All you have to do is place you order on a Hospitality Order Form send this back to the catering department and it will be delivered to your meeting or function room. On placing your order, you and your guests will receive a complete hospitality package guaranteed to make sure you receive the best customer service.

Please note...

Charges will be made for any loss or damage to equipment

‘Help us to Give You Good Service’

• Please ensure that all the crockery and cutlery provided with your hospitality is left in the location to which it was delivered

• Items will be picked up at the time selected on the Hospitality Order Form

• If you would like the collection time to be changed, please call our team on extension 2624

Please note:

All items are subject to availability and the following Terms and Conditions:

• We pride ourselves on using the best fresh produce for our menus. Bookings must be received 2 working days in advance to ensure your catering needs and dietary requirements can be met.

• Catering cannot be provided without advance confirmation of a relevant cost centre for charging purposes

• Orders are based on a minimum of four delegates or a minimum value of £10.00

• We will try to accommodate last minute refreshment requests, however please bear in mind that priority will be given to existing orders

• Cancellations received after 10:00 am on the day prior to the event will be subject to a cancellation charge at the full rate

• Formal Dining requires a minimum of 7 days’ notice to ensure bespoke menus can be provided

• For Health and Safety reasons, it may not be possible to deliver certain items to some areas of the Campus, for more details, please contact the Catering Department on 2624


Rock Cafe - Starbucks

Monday-Friday 08:00 – 14:00

Saturday & Sunday: Closed