Colchester Campus

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Lakeside Theatre Café

Lakeside Theatre Café is Square 5’s catering outlet offering wonderful parkland views of Colchester Campus.

Lakeside Theatre Café is a great place to pick up a coffee and pastry en route to campus. Through the day, this stylish cafe situated in the Lakeside Theatre foyer, offers hot and cold drinks, paninis and pastries, sandwiches, cakes and snacks.

From 6pm on show nights, the Lakeside Café becomes a bar run by the theatre, serving alcoholic drinks, soft drinks and bar snacks.

Opening times

  • Summer term: Monday to Friday, 10.00am - 3.00pm

Early bird deal

Grab a hot drink and a danish before 11.00am for just £1.75!

Find this outlet

Lakeside Theatre Café is situaed in Square 5 at the front of the Lakeside Theatre next to the Library.

Contact details

Telephone 01206 873288

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Lakeside Theatre Café is operated by Essex Food and accepts Essex Food Rewards.