Best Places to Eat on Campus

Best Places To Eat On Campus

If this is your first year at UQ, the choice of food & beverage on campus can be overwhelming. That’s why we’ve put together a quick guide on the best places to eat on campus.

Look for the UQU smiley face when you purchase, as any profits from UQU owned and operated outlets go back into funding on-campus student events and activities. Also, sign up to be a UQU Mates Rates member and you’ll even get 10% off all full-priced purchases at UQU outlets.

 

On a Roll Bakery

Located in the UQU complex, On a Roll Bakery is your go to for coffee and for quick eats. Serving Allpress Espresso, it definitely is one of the coffee hot spots on campus.  There’s an assortment of food to choose from including pies, pastries, sweets, toasties, sandwiches and wraps. If you’re after a quick and affordable meal, then add On a Roll Bakery to your list.

On a Roll Bakery

REDROOM

No uni experience is complete without a student bar. More commonly known as “the Reddo”, it’s where all the students hang after a long day. Grab your mates and enjoy a sesh of food and drinks in a chilled environment. There’s pool, live sports streaming and awesome tunes. Thursday nights are Student Nights and is the place to be. It’s also a great spot to hold your Clubs & Societies events.

REDROOM  

Pizza Caffe

Known for their crispy pizza bases since their opening in 1992, Pizza Caffe offers delicious affordable pizzas with a relaxed environment. Whether, you’re after a quick takeaway lunch or a session with your friends, Pizza Caffe is offers an inviting and vibrant atmosphere. There is an extensive pizza menu to choose from including vegan and halal-friendly options. You can even order ahead online at uqu.com.au/outlet/pizza-caffe.

Pizza Caffe

Darwin’s

A buzzing café located right next to the Biological Sciences Library, Darwin’s quickly became a favourite. Famous for their Eggs Benny, which was voted Brisbane’s 3rd Best Eggs Benny by the Courier Mail, you will not be disappointed with their all-day breakfast and lunch menu. There’s also grab & go options available if you’re stuck for time. Serving Allpress Espresso, Darwin’s is another coffee hot spot to grab your daily fix. *Please note, Darwin’s cafe is currently closed for a makeover – but you’ll find your favourite coffee to-go at the nearby Darwin’s coffee cart!

Darwin's

 

Main Course

Main Course is every students’ go-to for a quick lunch. There is an extensive menu to choose from including hot food, rice meals, pasta meals, main meals, roasts, Asian-inspired meals, burgers, sandwiches, wraps and salads. There is something for everyone at Main Course. It’s the perfect choice for an affordable tasty meal that won’t break the bank.

Main Course

Lolly Shop

Yep, there is a shop just for lollies on campus. However, don’t let the name fool you because there’s a variety of options for everyone. You can mix & match your own lollies, but there’s also chocolates, confectionery, chips, snacks and drinks to choose from. Lolly Shop stocks new, exclusive and imported products, so there’s definitely something that you satisfy your cravings. If you just need a little pick me up before your tute or lecture, Lolly Shop have just what you need.

Lolly Shop

 

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