Where to Eat and Socialise

Restaurants, Cafés and Bars

Students in residence

Eating on campus at University of Limerick 

When you live on campus at University of Limerick, you will have a great choice of restaurants/cafés within walking distance of the residences. The university offers a wide choice of venues offering high quality home cooked food at budget conscious prices in a variety of small restaurants, stylish cafés and bar/restaurants which serve food late into the evening. There are 17 places to eat on campus ranging from large self-service restaurants offering good value hot food to trendy cafés offering gourmet sandwiches, great cakes, speciality coffees and juices.



Stables Bar

The Stables Club

The main campus bar, the Stables Club, offers food and beverages all day. Located in the main social hub, the Student Centre, the Club also offers quality night time entertainment. Read More. 


Students in residence

The Scholars Club

The Scholars Club and Bar provides food and beverages in a relaxed and intimate environment. The Club serves carvery every day and can cater for parties up to 80 people. Read More.


University Arena Sports Club

Located adjacent to the University Arena, the Sports Club bar is an ideal place to relax after a training session. Hot food and beverages are offered throughout the day. Read more.  

Students in residence

The Paddock Restaurant

Located in the Student Centre, the Paddock Restaurant provides self- service breakfast and lunch. While a variety of hot dishes are available throughout the day, sandwiches and rolls are made to order


The Plaza Café

Located in the Glucksman Library Building, the Plaza Café is a great venue if you want a break from study to enjoy a coffee and snack. Hot food and sandwiches are available throughout the day



Eden is the university main self-service restaurant. Located in the Main Building, Eden offers daily student specials, sandwiches made to order and a live action station where fresh produce is prepared before your eyes. Read More.

Students in residence

Red Raisin - Subway, Starbucks and Pizza Pronto

Located in the Main Building, Red Raisin is the home of Subway, Starbucks and Pizza Pronto. Sandwiches and confectionery are also available during the day. Read More.

Blas cafe

Blas Café

Located in the Irish World Academy, Blas Cafe is operated by Cafe Noir, a group of French inspired coffee houses. Serving patisserie, artisan breads, breakfasts and hot lunch daily. Read More.



Café Allegro

Café Allegro is a comfortable and relaxed venue located in the Foundation Building (University Concert Hall). A selection of salads, soups, coffee and confectionary are available daily. Read more.  


conference catering

Cube Café

Located in the Kemmy Business School, try out great tasting coffee from Java City Coffee Bar or made to order sandwiches and seasonal hot dishes. Read More.  



River Café

Located in the Millstream Courtyard Building, River Café offers great food overlooking the Millstream river. Hot food and open sandwiches served daily. Read More.


conference catering

Café Verde

Café Verde is located in the Health Sciences Building serving a variety of soups and salads, ice cream and smoothies and sandwiches. Read More.


Café Aroma

Café Aroma is located in the Computer Science Building. Cafe Aroma offers hot food daily and a selection of sandwiches and beverages. Read More. 


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Farmers Market

Every Tuesday is market day on campus at UL. Located in the Students Centre Courtyard, buy fresh local produce from our food stalls and enjoy the market day atmosphere.