Cafes & Bars

Glasnevin Campus

The NuBar in the Student Centre

The bar is located in the heart of The U building, the new student centre. NuBar houses fun and friendly staff and a lively events programme and provides employment for DCU students. At the NuBar, they like to have a good time and want you to join in! The NuBar offers a wide range of hot and cold drinks with a great, affordable food menu. There are two pool tables and a beer garden where they have BBQs when the weather is nice. There are also screens spread throughout the venue where you can watch the latest sporting fixtures in style. The NuBar is the perfect place to chill out from your studies, watch a match, catch up with your mates or throw a class party. There’s always a good vibe and you’ll soon be addicted to the world renowned “Nubar goujons”.

Strictly over 18’s.

T: + 353 1 700 8724


St Patrick’s Campus

The Canteen

The canteen is the main restaurant where students and staff can avail of breakfast, lunch and snacks.

DCU Java Student Hub 

Java is one of the prime areas for students to meet. There are relaxing couches, a pool table, music, notice boards as well as a performance area.  The Students' Union often hold activities and events here!


Starbucks is located conveniently on the ground floor of the Cregan library for those in need of a hot drink or snack during library study.

Main Restaurant

The main restaurant is a social hub where students and staff can avail of breakfast, lunch and snacks. It’s very affordable and provides many cuisine options for all dietary needs.

All Hallows Campus

Main Restaurant

In the heart of All Hallows lies the main restaurant that can be used by all staff and students offering fresh food on a daily basis.

Coffee Dock

Beside the rear entrance sits a smaller coffee shop and seating area, perfect for meetings and a chat.

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