photo of quiet Beats café at our High Wycombe campus

Food and Drink

Food and Drink

All our onsite food and drink areas are operating COVID-19 precaution safety guidelines. Please note that, in line with Government instructions, face coverings must be worn at these outlets if purchasing food and drink to take away. Seat capacity will be reduced to ensure appropriate social distancing and customers are asked to make contactless payments.

High Wycombe


Beats Café is situated on the first floor of the East Wing, and is a great place to grab a drink or snack. Beats serves a wide selection of meat, vegetarian and vegan options; has seating areas with tables; a Study Lounge; offers two microwaves for student use; serves Costa Coffee; has charging points for your phone and you can access Bucks TV.


Rusty's is situated on the ground floor of the Gateway building in a light and airy setting. Proudly serving Grumpy Mule coffee, sandwiches and soft drinks, this comfy spot is the perfect place for a break.

The Lounge

Located on the Ground floor of the North Wing, The Lounge, run by Bucks Students' Union, is the perfect place to socialise with friends and enjoy a filling lunch.

Open daily from 9.30am Monday to Friday, you can order a range of breakfasts, sandwiches, burgers, hot and cold drinks, and other hot snacks. The Lounge also has free WiFi, Bucks TV’s and comfy seating. The café runs throughout the day and gradually transforms into a cosy 300-capacity bar and home for our comedy, quiz, cabaret, after-show parties and acoustic nights, as well as the second room to our bigger club nights.

You will have to fill in a digital track and trace form and show the completion screen to the host on the door who will show you to a clean and sanitised table. There is no ordering from the bar – please use our mobile ordering link:

You can order takeaway food and coffee through the ordering link too. Please wait to receive a message that your order is ready for collection from the hatch in the Lounge before coming to the Lounge.




First floor, Uxbridge (run by Bucks Students' Union)

Pulse, our Uxbridge café, offers a range of hot and cold dishes - serving sandwiches, wraps and baguettes alongside a tasty range of jacket potatoes, pasties, a full salad bar and other snacks. A selection of hot and cold drinks are also available.


Basin Café

Found beside the canal near our Aylesbury Campus, the Basin Cafe is service with a view. Grab your favourite coffee to go or you can sit down and enjoy a range of paninis, baguettes and other snacks.