Cranfield University has a wide range of places to eat. Below are some of the places you may enjoy when you join us here at Cranfield:

CSA Café and Bar

Cranfield Student Association provides a popular venue for early morning coffee, breakfast, a lunchtime meal and early evening snack, through to an evening’s entertainment, including buffet services too.

Opening times:
Monday-Friday: 8.30am-8,30pm
Saturday-Sunday: 12pm-6pm


A popular all-day venue serving hot and cold options and daily specials. A Costa Coffee outlet is located in the Stafford Cripps ground floor foyer area.

Opening times:
Monday-Thursday: 8.30am-4.30pm
Friday: 8.30am-3pm


An ideal location for a private party or formal dinner, catering for two or 200 guests. Fantastic menu options and special dietary requirements can be catered for. See Venue Cranfield for more details.

Hartley’s Bar

Hartley’s Bar offers a relaxing and welcoming environment with a wide range of spirits, beers and soft drinks, plus a carefully selected wine list from all over the world to suit any occasion. There’s an excellent variety of bar food including pizzas, pastas, sandwiches, baguettes, burgers, salads and desserts.

Opening times:
Monday-Saturday: 10am-11pm
Sunday: 10am-10pm

Café 52

Cafe 52 is an ideal location to relax with a coffee or a snack. Serving Costa Coffee, regular and speciality teas, filled rolls and other hot and cold snacks to eat in or take away, Cafe 52 is the perfect place for a morning or afternoon break.

Opening times:
Monday-Thursday: 8.30am-4.30pm
Friday: 8.30am-3.30pm

Mitchell Hall Bar

A friendly bar where you can watch your favourite sports on the wide-screen TV and catch up with friends. There are outside tables too, perfect for summer days and evenings.

Opening times:
Monday-Friday: 5,30pm-11pm


Reggie's in Mitchell Hall is a self-service restaurant with a variety of hot and cold meals, drinks, desserts, and sandwiches and an 'On the Go' takeaway service. 

Opening times:
Monday-Friday: 7.30am-9.30pm
Saturday-Sunday: 5pm-7.30pm