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DCU Glasnevin Campus

Restaurants and catering facilities at DCU Glasnevin campus are provided by Trispace Ltd, a company wholly-owned by DCU.

The seven restaurants and cafes are located in the various parts of the campus. Wifi is available in all locations. On this site you will find information about our food and our daily menus. Menus are annotated with symbols to help customers to eat in line with their dietary requirements and allergy information is provided. We have many people on campus with diverse food tastes and we endeavour to cater for those needs within the parameters of widespread appeal.

We also cater for conferences, seminars and sporting events during both the academic year and during the summer period. The various sizes of cafes and restaurants can cater for various sizes of events. For formal events, the 1838 Club is an excellent venue for sit down lunch and dinner and can seat up to 130 people

DCU St Patrick's Campus

There are two main venues on St Patrick’s campus. The Java café is located on the quadrangle. Java café serves teas and coffees and light snacks and sandwiches. The main restaurant is the second restaurant venue on campus and serves full meals every day.

Mater Dei Campus

The canteen in Mater Dei is just off the main reception and serves snacks and hot meals.

Opening Hours

Monday, Tuesday and Thursday: 8.00am to 8.00pm

Wednesday: 8.00am - 6.00pm

Friday: 8.00-4.00pm


Breakfast:8.00am - 11.30am

Lunch:11.30am- 3.00pm

Afternoon/Evening service: Hot and Cold Snacks available