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University of Portsmouth Campus Guide

Tuesday, October 12th, 2010

Wanting to find the best food on campus? Look no further! Here’s a breakdown of the best places for food and drink at your uni!

3rd Space – Student Centre PO1 2EF
On the first floor of the Student Centre, the new 3rd Space for students has room for working, eating and relaxing.
our new catering facility offers a wide range of drinks & snacks
Opening hours
10:00 – 15:30 Monday – Thursday
10:00 – 15.00 Friday

901 – Anglesea Building PO1 3DJ
This coffee shop is found off Anglesea, in the internet cafe.
Come and visit our convenient “grab & go” facility offering a
variety of drinks, sandwiches’ and cakes.
Opening hours
9:00 – 15:00 Monday – Friday

Eldon Building Art Cafe PO1 2DJ
Come and try some of the delicious choices from our extensive new
menu, including breakfast rolls, panninis, jacket potatoes and our new
salad bar.
Opening hours
09:00 – 15:00 Monday – Thursday
09:00 – 14:30 Friday
Park Building Coffee Shop PO1 2DZ
The catering team are situated in the student common room in the
basement of this building. We now serve a much improved menu,
offering a range of hot and cold snacks to order.
Opening hours
08:30 – 15:30 Monday – Tuesday – Thursday
08:30 – 14:30 Wednesday – Friday
Cafe Coco,Gun House, The Student Centre PO1 2EF
Looking for a place to relax or just a different atmosphere? Café Coco
is an excellent choice. Offering a range of quality snacks, premium
Fairtrade hot and cold drinks. With large tables, friendly
wireless access and much more. It’s an ideal place to meet up with
friends, relax, collect your thoughts and get going again.
Opening hours
08:30 – 16:00 Monday – Thursday
08:30 – 15:00 Friday
Water Hole PO1 2EF
Located in the bar area of the Student Centre, Cambridge Road.
Offering a wide variety of hot or cold meals and snacks, the menu now
Includes a variety of Halal dishes. Choose from the menu and then relax with a drink from the bar while your food is freshly prepared for you to
enjoy. Regardless of your budget or needs you’ll find something to satisfy
you here. Join the breakfast club from 10:30 to 11:30.
Opening hours
10:30 – 11:30 Breakfast served 11:30 – 16.00 Main menu served
10:30 – 11:30 Breakfast served 11:30 – 15:00 Main menu served
St George’s Building Coffee Shop PO1 2HY
Our coffee shop can be found in the basement where the catering
are happy to serve you a variety of hot and cold snacks and
The Breadline baguett
es are freshly made daily on site.
Opening hours
10:00 – 14:00 Monday – Friday
Library Coffee Shop PO1 2ST
A bright and airy place for you to meet your friends, and enjoy a
variety of snacks and beverages.
Opening hours
09:30 – 19:00 Monday – Thursday
09:30 – 14:30 Friday
Portland Building Coffee Shop PO1 3AH
Come and enjoy our vast range of Breadline baguettes, freshly made
on campus daily. Along with a variety of hot pasties and pies, snacks,
beverages and Fairtrade coffee.
Opening hours
09:30 – 15:30 Monday – Thursday
09:30 – 15:00 Friday
Dennis Sciama Building – The Hub.PO1 3FX
Serving a large selection of hot & cold snacks and freshly ground
Fair trade coffee (the best you have tasted for a long time). If you
likeyour food hot, the Inferno Pizza is served from 11:00 till late, or
drop in for breakfast and choose from a wide range of morning goods
from 08:00 to 10:00.
The University Catering Department is committed to making your
dining experience as enjoyable as possible, it understands that people
have specific dietary requirements. Many of the meals meet halal and
Kosher standards; please ask if you are unsure. Fully qualified chefs
oversee the operation, so they know what’s in your food. Please feel free to
enquire, or inform the catering team of any food allergies you may
have.The catering team are always happy to help.

Opening hours
08:00 – 19:00 Monday – Thursday
08:00 – 16:00 Friday

Shops In Bath

Monday, September 13th, 2010


Shaftesbury Rd,
Oldfield Park,

Tel: 01225 429 123

The supermarket can be a great place to get your hands on everyday essential items such as eggs, bread and milk.  For international students, you can usually find a decent selection of international ingredients

Twerton Market

Twerton Football ground Car Park

Tel: 01225 47 7101

A fantastic local farmers market open every Thursday from around 9:00 am until around 1:00pm.  With stalls ranging from butchers, fishmongers and greengrocers all selling a fantastic range of local Somerset foods.

Many of the market stall holders have experience with dealing with overseas students and are always willing to help

The market is easily reached by the number 18 bus, taken to Twerton parade.

International supermarket

Wai Yee Hong
Eastgate Oriental City
Eastgate Road,

Tel: 0845 873 3388

Wai Yee Hong is a fantastic place for UK students and overseas students to come along to and find themselves a vast range of authentic ingredients from all around the world.

To reach Bristol from Bath, take either the 339, 649 and the x39

There are regular trains from Bristol Temple Meads stations.

Shopping in Sheffers

Wednesday, October 15th, 2008

There are loads of other markets and great shopping areas all around Sheffield as well as the ones Tom showed us on his tour. It’s fun to get out there and find them for yourself but just to point you in the right direction, we’d recommend checking out the Sheffield City Council website (info on ALL the markets – v useful!), as well as Sheffield Central.