Catering and Bars

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    Buttermilk chicken burger from The Street Kitchen on Jarman Plaza
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    Avocado, smoked salmon and poached egg bagel from Sibson Café
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    Wok Bar dish from Rutherford Dining Hall
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    Pulled pork steamed buns from Dolche Vita in Keynes College
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    Foghorn Leghorn burger from Origins in Darwin College
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    Pizzas from Hut 8 in Turing College

Catering at Kent

Kent Hospitality operates 13 catering outlets in the University of Kent: 11 in Canterbury and 2 in Medway.

Check out the links in the left-hand menu for more information about each outlet.


What's Open?

These outlets are currently open:

  • Rutherford Dining Hall

Opening times:

Monday - Sunday, 12pm - 6pm

All other Kent Hospitality outlets are closed.


*IMPORTANT CUSTOMER INFORMATION* - In line with government instruction, we now only offer food to takeaway. The seating areas are now closed. Please maintain social distancing while waiting for your order. Thank you for your cooperation.


Kent Hospitality’s diverse range of catering outlets across the Canterbury and Medway campuses enables us to offer food choices to suit both home and international tastes.

In our cafés, bars, restaurants and dining hall you will find high quality facilities and service, together with innovative and creative menus, all provided by our award-winning catering team.

We offer:

  • a wide range of vegan and vegetarian options
  • special diets catered for sympathetically – have a chat with our chefs, who will be happy to help
  • halal food available in most outlets
  • quality local produce used where possible
  • allergen information for every dish, available on request

For menus, opening times and more information on our outlets, use the left-hand links on this page.








Catering Department, Kent Hospitality, University of Kent

For general catering enquiries: +44 (0)1227 827164 or email | For catering booking enquiries: +44 (0)1227 828000 or email

Last Updated: 16/04/2020