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Centre for Mathematical Sciences

The Centre for Mathematics Sciences (CMS) Common Room has its catering provided for by the University Catering Service. Visitors to all parts of the CMS are welcome here.

At the time of writing the opening hours for the CMS cafeteria are 9:00am - 4:00pm Monday to Friday. Opening times may differ on Bank Holidays.

Other local places

Churchill College

Pay cash at tills. Hot dinners and salad bar. Lunch is from 12:15 to 1:45pm. Check times on their website. The guest price is a little more expensive than the student price given on this website.

Wolfson Court Cafeteria

Mathematicians and support staff are most welcome to use the Wolfson Court cafeteria which now has a cash facility. Members of Clare and Downing College, with reciprocal dining rights can register their university cards with them and pay student rates, everyone else pays external rates.

Opening times for hot food.

There are theme nights on Wednesday nights in term time and they serve tea, coffee and cakes throughout the day.

Wolfson Court location: Clarkson Road, CB3 0HD (see map).

West Cafe

See For walking directions from CMS use google maps (CB3 0WA to CB3 0GT). It is a quarter of an hours walk along the Coton cycling route.

Mobile Vans

University Library Tea Room

15 minutes walk. Cooked breakfast from 9:30 to 11:15, hot food at lunch, tea/coffee and snacks throughout the day. More information. (CB3 0WA to CB3 9DR)


Please email if you know of other local places.

The Issac Newton has its own catering arrangements for people working there.