Student life

Places to eat

Our cafés and restaurants at our Ealing and Brentford sites offer a great range of food and drinks.

 

St Mary's Road, Ealing site

There are several places to eat at our Ealing site whether you want to grab a coffee to go or get lunch with friends.

Two female students carrying food to the checkout

The Pillars Restaurant

This award-wining restaurant offers lunch and dinner prepared and cooked by UWL students. 

  • Lunch: 12.00pm - 2.30pm, Tuesday - Friday
  • Dinner: 6.30pm - 9.00pm, Thursday and Friday

Three course meal is £20.50 or two courses is £18.50.

The Heart

The Heart, located in the centre of our Ealing site, offers a wide-range of fair-trade speciality coffees and tea, drinks and meals including:

  • Breakfast service: a selection of pastries and freshly made toasties.
  • Lunch service: a new approach to designing your own food - including the Heavenly Burger, hand- made pizzas, soup and pasta. There is also a wide selection of sandwiches, hot jumbo sausage rolls, and jacket potatoes with a filling of the day, puddings and cold sweets.

All the dishes are made on site using local sustainable and quality products.

Term hours
Monday - Thursday, 8am - 8pm
Friday, 8am - 4pm
Saturday, 8:30am - 3:30pm

Students ordering food at the Heart dining space at St Mary's Road
Feast

Feast serves lunch for students, staff and visitors at the University’s St Mary’s Road, Ealing site.

All the food is made by our catering students. They serve a variety of lunches, including a fresh salad and pasta bar, soup, a hot menu and vegetarian options, which can be eaten in or taken away, as well as wide selection of fresh fruit and desserts.

Students can get two courses for £5, or three for £6

Staff can get two courses for £5.50, or three for £6.50.

Term hours: Monday - Friday, 11:45am - 1:30pm

 

Illy Coffee Pod

Located in the reception of St Mary's Road, the Coffee Pod welcomes you with a selection of luxury hot drinks as well as a range of sandwiches, cakes and snacks.

Term hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 4pm

 

Go'Sasa Deli

Go'Sasa is located in the Street corridor, offering freshly made subs, hot snacks and a grab-and-go selection of snacks and drinks, as well as Starbucks coffee.

Term hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 4pm

 

Freddie's Coffeehouse

Run by the UWL Students' Union, Freddie's Coffeehouse serves Starbucks coffee, fresh sandwiches, wraps and grab-and-go snacks.

Term hours: Monday - Friday, 8am - 6pm

 

Freddie's Bar

Freddie's Bar, run by the UWL Students' Union, serves up fresh food and drinks in a relaxed space.

Term hours: Monday - Friday, 11am - 11pm

 

Paragon, Brentford site

The Canteen

Located in the reception area, the main counter offers a selection of fair-trade coffee and tea drinks and a delicious selection of homemade meals including:

  • Breakfast service will be a selection of freshly baked pastries and Breakfast toasties.
  • Lunch service: a new approach to designing your own food - a new daily offer, it includes: design your own burger, hand crafted pizza, build your own soup offer, create your own pasta. In addition to the concept of the day there is a selection of sandwiches, hot jumbo sausage rolls and jacket potatoes with hot filling of the day.

Term hours

Monday - Thursday, 8am - 5pm
Friday, 8am - 4pm

Starbucks Coffee Pod

Located in the reception area next to the cafe, the Starbucks coffee pod serves a selection of hot drinks including cappuccinos, lattés, Tazo teas and frappuccinos, as well as a range of paninis, homemade cakes and a selection of morning pastries all of which are freshly prepared.

Term hours

Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 2.30pm
Closed out of term times.

There are also vending machines offering hot and cold beverages, confectionery, crisps and snacks at both the Ealing and Brentford sites.