Colchester Campus

Food and drink

University of Essex
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Ready when you are.

Refresh has a new look! Now stocking a range of freshly baked baguettes and pastries with breakfast and lunch deals to suit you. Also coming soon you will be able to order from Refresh through our new Essex Food Rewards app. ‘Shop’ will be released next week so just go to the ‘Shop’ icon on your app, build your sandwich, then click and collect at a time that suits you to avoid that lunch time rush.

Opening times

  • Monday to Friday, 8.00am - 5.00pm term time
  • Monday to Friday, 8.00am - 4.00pm Christmas vacation


Pre-order bespoke baguettes and pay online with Essex Food Rewards

You can now make purchases for collection from Refresh using a debit or credit card via the app. Enter the ‘shop’ section of the app and order and pay for bespoke baguettes which will be ready for you to collect at a time you choose. Additional items, such as drinks and snacks will also be available to purchase.

Find this outlet

Refresh is located on Square 3 between Canteen and Zest.

Contact details

Telephone 01206 873259

Refresh is operated by Essex Food and accepts Essex Food Rewards.