Dining Facilities UCC

UCC Campus dining map

UCC Campus Dining Map

At UCC Campus Accommodation, catering options from Bed & Breakfast, lunch and dinner can be provided on campus, in conjunction with, Kylemore Catering, renowned for offering excellent food and service throughout UCC. Our combined experience in customer service and our dedication to providing culinary excellence ensure we fulfil all our guests food-service and dining requirements. We are happy to discuss your catering budget and can adapt menus to your specific requirements.

Kylemore Catering operate a number of restaurants, situated throughout UCC Campus and convenient to all Campus Accommodation locations, dining for groups may be provided at The Main Restaurant, UCC Brookfield Health Sciences Building and UCC Western Gateway Building.

Dining services include:

  • Continental Breakfast
  • Fine Dining
  • Full Irish Breakfast
  • Summer Barbeque Menus
  • Lunch Service Buffet Menus
  • Picnic Lunch Banqueting Menus
  • Morning Coffee Afternoon Tea

Download the Kylemore Catering Brochure.

Fresco Café at The Glucksman Gallery

Glucksman Gallery, University College Cork


Fresco Glucksman Gallery

Fresco Glucksman Gallery

Fresco is a bright, airy bistro located in a picturesque setting at The Glucksman Gallery, UCC. Fresco offers tasty dishes created freshly everyday using quality and local ingredients. Fresco is open Monday – Friday for breakfast and lunch, with a delicious weekend menu. With floor to ceiling glass windows looking out to the picturesque UCC lower grounds, Fresco is a beautiful setting for you to enjoy something to eat on your visit to the gallery or a great way to relax on a visit to UCC. For reservations, book a table now at +353 21 4901848 or via email at fresco@glucksman.org.

Food served:

Asian Influenced European dishes
Eclectic dishes produces daily
Can cater for large groups, parties, special occasions

Opening hours:

Monday: Closed
Tuesday-Saturday: 10am – 5pm
Sunday: 12pm – 5pm

The Bagel Box Cafe and Bagel Bar

The Bagel Box

Castlewhite Apartments, Western Road, Cork
Tel (021) 4345949

We are pleased to work with The Bagel Box, located at Castlewhite Apartments. The Bagel Box offers a great range of hot and cold bagels, sandwiches, cakes, scones and pastries and is the ideal location for a relaxed breakfast, coffee break or lunch for self-catering guests. Please visit the Bagel Box at www.bagelbox.com for details of the menu and summer opening times.

Located at the bustling thoroughfare in Castlewhite Apartments between Western Road and UCC, Bagel Box is a Cafe and Bagel Bar offering the finest bagels Cork has to offer. A selection of truly delicious bagels combined with the freshest ingredients are served in this quirky cafe. With a mix of favourites and unique combinations you are sure to find the perfect bagel for you.

Bagel Box also serve a great selection of scrumptious Panini and an extensive drinks menu including a selection of Coffees made from the finest beans, Frappe’s and the healthy options of Smoothies, Boosters and Juices. Drop by and enjoy your breakfast or lunch in our inside or outside seating areas or get to go.

Food served:

Bagels, Sandwiches, Panini’s,
Pastries, Scones, Tea, Coffee

Opening hours:

Monday to Friday
8am to 5pm

Western Gateway Cafe

Western Gateway IT Building, Western Road

Food served:

Sandwiches, Rolls, Hot Counter
Cakes, Pastries Scones/Tea/Coffee

Opening hours:

Monday to Friday: 8am-2.30pm
Group Catering pre-booked

Brookfield Café

Brookfield Health Sciences Building

Food served:

Hot Food, Salad Bar,
Coffee / Tea/Cakes/Scones

Opening hours:

Monday – Thursday: 8am – 4pm
Friday: 8am – 3pm
Group Catering pre-booked

Café Oasis

Student Centre, Ground Floor, Áras Na Mac Léinn

Food served:

Rolls, Sandwiches, Hot Food, Salad Bar
Soup, Panini, Coffee / Tea/Cakes/Scones

Opening hours:

8am to 5pm
* Please check in advance as Summer opening hours are subject to change due to private bookings

The Main Rest and Mini Rest

Healthy salad

The Main Rest and Mini Rest

UCC Main Campus

The Main Restaurant open from 8.00am to 3.00pm on Monday to Friday; serving tea, coffee, hot and cold lunch and snacks. All group catering is pre-booked with UCC Campus Accommodation, excellent breakfast, lunch and dinner menus are available with great value options available to suit all group budget.

The Mini Rest is open subject to availability; pre-booking is required through UCC Campus Accommodation beds@ucc.ie.