Bars & Shops

All of the bars and shops across Kingston University are operated by Elior Education, the catering company managed by Kingston University.

You can find each of the 2 shops located on Penrhyn Road Campus and on Kingston Hill Campus.

FRESH

Located on the Kingston Hill campus, Fresh is your on-campus convenience store where you can purchase anything from your everyday essentials to your on-the-go items. We also have a new fruit and vegetable stall; ‘Market Fresh’ where fresh produce is available for you to pick up and enjoy.

Opening Times:

Monday - Thursday: 8:00am – 20:00pm

Friday: 8:00am – 19:00pm

Saturday & Sunday: 10:00am – 18:00pm

 

THE CORNER PLACE

Your grab and go shop with a range of on-the-go goodies that will get you through your lectures and your studies. With a coffee machine, fresh pastries and pasties you will find everything you need for when you’re on the move.

Opening Times

Monday – Friday: 8:00am – 19:00pm

The Union of Kingston Students bar's are now operated by Elior Education, the catering company managed by Kingston University.

Hannaford's Bar 

Hannaford’s is located at Kingston Hill Campus and is positioned right next the halls of residents so you won’t have to walk far! Hidden in the shell of a World War II military cinema, you will find a comfortable bar with facilities including pool tables, projector screen, plasma TV’s and Sub TV (you can be in control of the music). 

Like the other student bars, the prices are kept at an affordable and competitive rate meaning you can enjoy a drink whether it is hot, alcoholic or soft and you won’t be breaking the bank.

The bar hosts events such as games nights, band nights and the popular Quiz Night. We also have guest DJ’s, live bands and plenty more live entertainment for you to enjoy!

If you want to hold your own event or take part in one then please contact our bar manager at m.porter@kingston.ac.uk or alternatively call: 02084176786.

Opening Times:

  • Monday - Friday: 11:00am - Midnight
  • Saturday:17:00pm - Midnight
  • Sunday:17:00pm - 23:00pm

(Please note that on certain events a late license may be obtained, meaning closing times may change)

Knight's Park Bar

Winner of the overall Best Bar None Award 2014, Knights Park Bar is situated on the esteemed arts campus of Kingston University. The creative nature of the campus is reflected in the atmosphere, decor and music you'll experience there.

The small bar with huge character is perfectly located on campus right on the riverside. It host to a variety of events ranging from intimate open mic nights and society fundraisers to quiz nights and everything in between, meaning no night is ever the same.

Hungry? Food is available throughout the day, which includes sandwiches, wraps, salads and nachos. Pop in and see what we have on offer!

If you want to hold your own event or take part in one then please contact our bar manager at j.mcmullan@kingston.ac.uk or alternatively call: 02084174046

Opening Times:

  • Monday - Thursday:11:00 - 23:00pm
  • Friday:11:00 - Midnight

(Please note that on certain events a late license may be obtained, meaning closing times may change)

Bar Hire

Think you a put on a great party? Can you sing, dance or entertain an audience? You can hire any of the 3 Union of Kingston Students bars for free...

Contact the venue mangers for more information:

Please Note: 

  • Societies first point of contact before hiring a bar should be societies@kingston.ac.uk
  • Sports clubs should contact a.burr@kingston.ac.uk