Looking for a sweet treat and a hot drink to go?

Located on Square 3 next to Canteen, Crumbs is a grab and go delight for anybody with a sweet tooth or a need for the best coffee on campus. Cookies, doughnuts and homemade tray bakes and muffins are the order of the day here, washed down with single origin Union coffee barista made. Why not take advantage of our Essex Food Hot Drink Multi Buy Deal – Buy 9, get 1 free! (.pdf)

Opening times

  • 8am - 5pm, Monday to Friday
  • 9am - 4pm, Saturday and Sunday

Cashless payments only

Currently, Essex Food are not accepting cash payments in outlets. Please pay by card or contactless payment method. Alternatively, download the Essex Food Rewards app to pay and collect loyalty points on every purchase by choosing loyalty and cashless payment when you set up your account.

Crumbs coffee, cake and biscuits shop
Crumbs coffee, cake and biscuits shop
Students drinking and eating outside on the Colchester Campus squares
Students drinking and eating outside on the Colchester Campus squares