Perfect for a pit stop between your lectures.
Located in the Biomedical Research Building on campus.
Atrium Café has an excellent selection of cakes and sandwiches. It is also just a short walk away from the Medical School building, perfect for a quick break between lectures and seminars.
Tempting treats and tasty lunches in a relaxed spot.
Located in The Enterprise Centre on University Drive, opposite the Sportspark.
A perfect place to pick up a delicious meal or quick snack within the beautifully designed Enterprise Centre. I’ve found my favourite place to go for a rich-tasting mocha and hot chocolate on campus!
The Waffle House
Serving sweet and savoury waffles since 1978.
39 Giles Street, Norwich, NR2 1JN.
The Waffle House has the tastiest waffles around, whether you choose sweet or savoury.
For Insta-worthy plates and flavours from the Far East.
25 Ber Street, Norwich, NR1 3EU.
A cosy restaurant in the heart of Norwich, serving some of the tastiest Pan-Asian and sushi dishes. Friendly staff and a lovely atmosphere make this a place to enjoy a good selection of drinks, appetisers, mains and desserts.
Whitlingham Lake and Water Sports Centre
Want to get active on water or land? This is the place to go.
Whitlingham Lane, Trowse, Norwich, NR14 8TR.
A great place to go for a stroll or peaceful jog. There are spaces to sit, relax and take in the view. Just outside of Norwich, it’s easy to drive to and on a sunny day is a beautiful space.
More student guides
“Blend is my go-to for a quick snack between lectures, the curly fries and mozzarella sticks are my personal favourite.”
“The Waffle House has the tastiest waffles around, whether you choose sweet or savoury.”
“As social secretary for a sports club, I chose St Andrews Brewhouse for our Christmas meal and it didn’t disappoint!”
“On campus: Work up an appetite in the sports facilities, fuel up in Sportscafé.”
“Frank’s Bar in Norwich offers a chilled spot for coffee, dinner or drinks with friends.”
“Ruth’s Kitchen: They just want to feed you and feed you well! The food is cheap but super tasty with great portion sizes.”
“The Bicycle Shop: Quirky and cosy – the perfect spot to escape the bustle of Norwich’s lanes. Pop in for a light bite or a larger meal.”
“The dental practice is really useful to have on campus as it saves going into the city for dental treatment.”
“I’ve visited both Norwich Cathedral and Norwich Castle, which are both incredibly beautiful.”
“Chapelfield has a good selection of shops, as does St Stephens Street. Many of them offer student discounts, which helps a lot with budgeting.”
“Strangers Coffee is widely recognised as the best coffee in Norwich. They even have their own roaster.”
Toyin, East Anglia
“I enjoy Mantra because it plays music like afrobeats and R’n’B, which I love.”