The Hub is open to everyone and is Oxford University’s first Passivhaus certified building. The Passivhaus ‘green’ standard is supported by the Hub Café’s eco-friendly philosophy. You can read more about The Hub’s ‘green’ credentials, and view a timelapse video of its construction, on our page The Hub’s Ethos.
The Hub Café
Set in our tranquil grounds in leafy North Oxford, the Hub Café is the perfect place to meet with friends and colleagues. The café serves light lunches, sweet treats and snacks, as well as a range of hot drinks. Take look at our special offers below.
Summer opening hours:
Closed: All weekends in August, including Friday 23 and Monday 26 August over August Bank Holiday.
Monday 1 July – Friday 26 July 08:00 – 17:00
Monday 29 July – Friday 6 September 08:30 – 15:00
Monday 9 September onwards 08:00 – 17:00
Saturday 6 July – Sunday 28 July 09:00 – 15:00
Sunday 1 September – Sunday 15 September 09:00 – 15:00
Saturday 21 September onwards 08:00 – 16:00
Opening hours (term time):
Monday – Friday 08:00 – 17:00
- 08:00 – 10:30 Breakfast
- 12:00 – 14:00 Lunch
- 15:00 – 17:00 Cakes and snacks
Saturday – Sunday 08:00 – 16:00
- 08:00 – 10:00 Hot drinks and pastries
- 10:00 – 13:00 Cooked breakfast, paninis, rolls, etc.
- 13:00 – 16:00 Hot drinks, sandwiches and cake
The Hub is accessible 24 hours a day. It continues to operate outside term-time and when the Dining Hall is closed but not during College closures. Food, snacks, and hot and cold drinks are constantly available via coin-operated vending machines.
The doors remain unlocked during the Café’s opening hours. When the Café is closed, the Hub can be accessed via the main entrance door (the one facing Banbury Road) using a University card.
|Afternoon tea offer
|Bring your own mug
|Purchase of Kellogg
reusable cup (£8.00)
Red Dot Meal Deal
From just £3.49 you can get:
- A sandwich (+ 50p for meat option)
- A regular coffee or tea or a soft drink*
- A piece of fruit or snack*
- a piece of cake (+ £1)
Just select from the products labelled with a red dot.
* Drink option does not include hot chocolate, chai latte, or cold brews * Subject to availability
The Hub Café is cashless, i.e. only credit and debit cards (excluding Amex) or a University Card if you have a Upay account, can be used for payment. The Hub’s vending machines, however, only accept coins.