Places to Eat

Both our Barnstaple and Tiverton campuses have fantastic cafes for staff and students to enjoy. Whether you’re looking to grab a quick snack between classes, a place to relax with a hot drink or somewhere to enjoy lunch with friends, you’ll never be short of places to find reasonably priced refreshment.

Barnstaple

The Food Hall

Serving at breakfast, morning break and lunch. As well as a continental breakfast and hot dishes, we also have cold drinks, sandwiches, baguettes, wraps, a choice of fresh salads, handmade cakes and pastries.

Open: 8.30am – 2.30pm Monday to Friday.

The Basement

Our fast food venue serves a range of brands including Heavenly Burgers, Pasta Kitchen, Beak Street Chicken and Pizza Foundry.

Open: 10.00am – 2.30pm Monday to Friday.

The Sandwich Box

Choose from ‘grab & go’ or the made-to-order range of ‘Chu’ wraps. Try one of our freshly-made products such as the Indian Kati Roll or Lebanese Spiced Lamb Shawarma. We also have ‘Shimmy Shakes’, our iced frappe range.

Open: 10.00am – 2.30pm Monday to Friday.

Taw Restaurant

You’ll find a vibrant atmosphere in The Taw, with fantastic food served by talented students, all under the watchful eye of industry professionals.

We’re open for lunch and dinner throughout the college year and it’s the perfect place for all types of occasion, from large formal events to vibrant and lively themed nights. Everything on offer has been, where possible, made from fresh, locally-sourced ingredients. We’re open to students, staff and members of the public.

To make a reservation call 01271 852483 or email thetaw@petroc.ac.uk

The Liberty Cafe

The Liberty Cafe serves a delicious range of handmade cakes and light lunches, as well as hot beverages.

Open: 10.00am – 2.00pm Monday to Friday.

The Fuel Stop

- proudly serving Costa

Come and grab a freshly-ground coffee, hot chocolate or Costa iced drink, plus a full range of speciality teas. We also have a ‘grab & go’ range of breakfast wraps, paninis, sandwiches, handmade cakes and pastries.

Open: 8.00am – 4.30pm Monday; 8.00am – 7.00pm Tuesday to Thursday; 8.00am – 4.30pm Friday.

Stop & Shop

We offer ‘grab & go’ food and beverages including our ‘Pot & Tasty’ range, crisps and confectionery. You will also be able to buy all your essentials including toiletries, greetings cards, stamps, stationery and much more.

Open: 8.30am – 3.30pm Monday to Friday.

Brannams

The Pottery

Serving breakfast, morning break and lunch, and barista coffee throughout the day. At breakfast, we offer a traditional English or a light continental. At lunch, we offer freshly-made plated food. You’ll also find an assortment of cold drinks, sandwiches and baguettes, wraps and salad boxes, handmade cakes, confectionery and much more.

Open: 8.30am – 2.30pm Monday to Friday.

Tiverton

The Exe Restaurant

The Exe Restaurant is a bustling training restaurant providing a vibrant atmosphere, where talented students are watched over by an industry professional. As well as freshly cooked, seasonal and local food, the Exe is open for coffees and lunches with a fully licensed bar. From large formal events to small seminars, lively theme nights to taster menus, the Exe Restaurant can cater for all.

Open: Wednesdays and Friday (term time only). Coffee and cake 10.30am, set menu and quick lunches 12noon.

The Stop & Shop

- proudly serving Costa

Come and grab a freshly-ground coffee, hot chocolate or Costa iced drink, plus a full range of speciality teas. We also have a ‘grab & go’ range of breakfast wraps, paninis, sandwiches, handmade cakes and pastries.

Open: 8.00am – 4.30pm Monday; 8.00am – 7.00pm Tuesday to Thursday; 8.00am – 4.30pm Friday.

The Refectory

A bright and airy space, with plenty of seating, for you to sit and eat food brought from home and bought in other outlets.

Exe Cafe

The Exe Cafe is a bright modern café open to the students, staff and general public, serving a delicious range of handmade cakes, light lunches as well as hot beverages.

 

We also have vending machines on campus which are situated at the front of the Food Hall. This area is accessible whilst the college is open.

Upcoming Student Events

Jan
22nd

North Devon Open Event - January 2019

Come along to one of our Open Events. Whether you are looking for qualifications, knowledge or want to learn new skills, Petroc has the course for you!

Jan
29th

Mid Devon Open Event - January 2019

Come along to one of our Open Events and chat to lecturing staff, ask any questions you have, have a look around our fantastic new facilities and get a taste of college life.