We operate a number of great value eateries, coffee shops and cafes in various buildings across campus. We have 26 in total - so chances are you’re never too far away from a hot meal, refreshment or a quick snack! We aim to deliver value for money, excellent service and great food and drink. We want to create areas that are comfortable and enjoyable where you can relax and socialise with your friends, have meetings and working groups or sit quietly and cosy up with a coffee and your laptop. We are also always on the lookout for fresh ideas and imaginative dishes to keep our menus exciting and make sure you don’t get bored! Get on the move and explore the whole campus – your new favourite dish might just be round the corner!
In January 2011 FoodonCampus launched a Sustainable Food Policy and Action Plan to offer healthy, sustainable catering that is produced, processed and traded in ways that contribute to local economies and sustainable livelihoods, avoid damaging our planet, enhance animal welfare and provide social benefits.
FoodonCampus buy as much of our salad and vegetables as possible from a group of Coop farmers in Manchester. This means that most of the salad and vegetables that you eat in our restaurants has been grown here in Manchester and is as fresh as you can get!
FoodonCampus only sell One Water, an ethical bottled water that donates all of its profits to fund PlayPump® water systems in Africa.
FoodonCampus were awarded Fairtrade status in February 2009 for our commitment to promoting, supporting and using Fairtrade products. You will only find Fairtrade coffee, tea, sugar, bananas, orange and apple juice on our shelves!
FoodonCampus only use free range eggs and British farm assured chicken in our cooking.
FoodonCampus exclude fish species identified as most “at risk” by the Marine Conservation Society.
FoodonCampus recycle all the waste oil, cardboard, cans, paper, glass, batteries and plastics used on a daily basis.
FoodonCampus always love to hear from our customers and we welcome suggestions on how we can improve any aspect of your experience. If you have any questions or suggestions you can contact FoodonCampus in the following ways:
Taste Manchester/Hospitality Queries: +44 161 306 4083
Write to us at:
The University of Manchester
3rd Floor Staff House
Manchester M13 9PL