What do people remember from almost every event? …. the food!

At the Halliwell Centre, we are proud of our reputation for delicious food. Our talented chefs work with local produce to create fantastic dishes for all, always keeping individual dietary requirements and international preferences in mind.

If you would like to add a touch of elegance to your stay, we can arrange the option of private dining.

We are flexible with our menus and can adapt our services to meet the needs of your individual conference.



The CWAD hosts our Starbucks café with a delicious range of freshly filled baguettes, flatbreads, jacket potatoes, and other hot snacks. Why not enjoy some homemade tray bakes with your coffee?!

Opening Hours (Term time Hours)
8-5.30 Mon-Thur
8-4.30 Fri
11-2 Saturday 


Sunday Carvery

Who doesn’t love a Sunday Carvery? Visit us and indulge in some delicious food with Friends and Family. Every Sunday at the Halliwell Centre,
12pm – 2pm.

Merlin Restaurant

The Merlin is our main restaurant on campus. It offers a range of home-cooked delicious meals, from breakfasts, lunches and evening meals, a Costa Coffee machine and Sunday Carvery every Sunday.

Opening Hours (Term time Hours)
8am-10am Breakfast
12pm-2pm Lunch
5pm-6.30pm Evening Meal
12pm-2pm Sunday Carvery

Coffeemaker pouring coffee into a cup. A close-up shot.

Caffi DA

Caffi DA serves locally roasted Coaltown coffee along with a range of hot and cold snacks.

Opening Hours (Term Time Only)
8-4.30 Mon
8-3.30 Tue-Fri

sunday carvery
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