Dolche Vita


  • 08:30 – 17:00, Monday – Friday (term time)

Food served

  • 12:00 – 16:00, Monday – Friday (term time)

Dolche Vita is located in Keynes College (opposite K-Bar).

The menu boasts an extensive selection of flavours and fusion dishes from across the world, which customers can watch being freshly prepared to order.

A wide range of hot and cold drinks, sandwiches and savoury snacks is also available at Dolche Vita.

Why not dine alfresco and enjoy the delightful view of the Keynes duck pond?
Or maybe eat your takeaway food in the comfort of the nearby Keynes Lounge.

Click here for the current Dolche Vita menu

Bed and Bistro

  • Breakfast 08:00 - 09:30
  • Dinner 17:30 - 19:30

The Bed and Bistro accommodation package is available to residents of the main building at Keynes College and Becket Court and includes a special menu for breakfast and dinner at Dolche Vita.

For breakfast you can choose up to 6 items from the breakfast menu which includes cooked items as well as cereals, toast, fruit etc. For dinner you can choose from 4 different menu options that change each day, as well as sides. The menu is on a 3-week rotation basis.

At the till you simply hand over your student ID card (KentOne card) and it will automatically register that you are a Bed & Bistro student and your allowance will be deducted.

Please see a sample bed and bistro menu here.


Fairtrade logo Specialising in Fairtrade soft drinks and snacks

vegetarian logo Vegetarian and healthy eating options are always available



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Dolche Vita

Dolche Vita fish dish

Dolche Vita Turkish dish




Catering Department, Kent Hospitality, University of Kent

For all catering enquiries contact the catering office: +44 (0)1227 827164 or email

Last Updated: 15/09/2018