Essex Food Rewards with Upay

FREE-tastic hot drink and meal deals

Want to get free hot drinks and meal deals in our outlets? Download the Essex Food Upay app today and start collecting rewards today!

Buy 5 and get the 6th FREE

Scan your Essex Food Upay app every time you purchase any of the meal or drink deals listed to start collecting towards your rewards. For every 5th purchase your 6th is on us.

  • Hot drinks in any Essex Food outlet. Plus, bring a reusable cup and SAVE 25p.
  • Street Food Huts meal deal (coming soon)
  • FUNc. dessert meal deal (coming soon) 

 Full terms and conditions at the bottom of this page.

How do I start saving money and earning rewards?

Start by downloading Essex Food's Upay app in a few simple steps.

 New members: 

  1. Visit the Apple Store or Google Play and search for 'Upay' to download the free app. Alternatively, you can go to Upay to register
  2. Follow the steps to register your account
  3. Complete registration using the affiliate ID: ESSEXFOOD

Existing members:

If you’re an existing member there’s nothing for you to do other than to continue benefitting from your existing Essex Food Upay app. Please make sure you are using the most up-to-date version of the app by checking updates in your phone settings. Turn on notifications for updates to the app and offers. 

Please note, since 31 December 2022 previously collected loyalty points are no longer valid. It is no longer possible to collect points or redeem existing points. Any points will be deleted from the app.

Phone registered outside of the UK? 

You may find that you can't download the Essex Food Upay app due to your smart phone being registered outside of the UK, but not to worry. You can register your Essex Food Upay app account through your smart phone's browser and pay and collect your points in the same way.Just sign up now!

Save the planet and your pocket

We’re committed to protecting the planet for a more sustainable future which is why we’re promoting the use of reusable cups in all our outlets. Benefit from our sustainable menu and SAVE 25p whenever you use a reusable cup in any of our café outlets. 

And don’t forget to scan your Essex Food Upay app to collect your 6th hot drink for FREE!

Meal and drink deal terms and conditions

  1. Meal and drink deals cannot be transferred between Essex Food outlets or Essex Food offers.
  2. Meal and drink deals cannot be redeemed in conjunction with any other Essex Food offer.
  3. To redeem, you must collect your reward from the same deal. For example, five hot drinks does not equal a free dessert meal deal; you would only be entitled to your sixth hot drink free. Equally, purchasing five Street Food Hut meal deals does not equal a free FUNc. meal deal; you would only be entitled to a sixth Street Food Huts meal deal.
  4. Meal deals may be subject to change.

Where you can use it:

The iOS update to allow users to order through the app should be coming very shortly!
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Contact us
Delivered catering enquiries  University of Essex Campus Services Ltd
Event Essex Office 6.314
Telephone: 01206 872385
Essex Food outlet enquiries University of Essex Campus Services Ltd
Essex Food Office, Room 5N.5.6
Telephone: 01206 872136
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