Food & Drink


Formal Halls - Bookings open two weeks before each dinner.  Formal Hall dates in Trinity 2024 are: 26 April, 3 May (Family formal), and 24 May.

Hall - We no longer offer disposable takeaway containers. Please bring your own containers if you are taking food away.  If you have any Hall plates, or other items, we would very much appreciate their return to Hall. 



Informal Meals in Hall

Hall meal service times

Lunch in Hall (M-F)

Mon-Fri, 12:15pm-2pm

To enable them to have lunch in 30 minutes, staff (only) may enter the Hall at noon.  Thank you for your consideration.

Dinner in Hall

Mon-Fri, 6pm—7:30pm


Saturday brunch in Hall

Sat, 9:30am—11:30am


Early dinner variation

5:45pm - 7pm

Supper is early on Thursdays every week during full term, to facilitate Guest Nights.

Formal Hall variation 

No informal supper is served on nights when there is a Formal Hall.

Formal Halls take place two or three times per term. 

College members can pay with battels or bank card (except AMEX).  Please note that we do not accept cash.  

All our meals are priced according to the cost of the food, with a 'mark-up' towards the additional costs of staff, power, etc. College members receive different levels of subsidy and/or allowances on their food as follows:

Graduate Student Members:

50% subsidy on cooked food at informal meals

Guest of Student Member:

25% subsidy on cooked food at informal meals, plus VAT.


Full price


Full price

Please note that if a student, or a person paying with an allowance, has two or more main meals the additional main(s) will be charged at the guest rate.  This is regardless of who will eat the meal, or whether a separate plate is used. (GPC.2018.17, item 6.2.1).

Upper Common Room (UCR)

Complimentary coffee and tea are available from the coffee machine in the UCR.

Please note:

To reduce waste, we have ceramic mugs in the UCR.  However, we have a limited number, so please leave the mugs in the UCR for us to wash up. 

Children are welcome in the Common Room on Saturdays.

Wolfson Café

The Wolfson Café is situated next to the Lodge and serves hot and cold drinks and snacks from 8am to 5pm Monday - Friday.

College members can pay with battels or bank card (not AMEX).  Please note that we do not accept cash.

Cafe wifi password: leonard


Sunday Coffee Shop

During term time, coffee and cakes are served by volunteers from 13:00-15:00 in the Upper Common Room in aid of AMREF, the College charity.

Wine orders

To order wine, download the Wine List Order Form using the link at the bottom of this page.  We change the list frequently, so please download a new one for each order.

Follow the instructions on the form, then email it to  The wines will be left in the Lodge for collection, and the charge will be made to your member account.

Please be sure to collect your wine promptly.  Wines not collected within 10 days will be returned to the Cellar, and an administration and labour charge of £5.00 per bottle will be made to your account.

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