Campus facilities

It’s so important to take a break from the stresses of academic life and relax with your friends. We have cafés, restaurants and bars across campus including:

Chancellor's Bistro

Chancellor’s Bistro

Great coffee at the heart of campus

A relaxing bistro lounge next to the Food Court in Chancellor’s Building (near to the Westminster Theatre).
It’s open Monday to Friday 8am - 9:30pm, and 8am - 4pm on Saturdays. There's a traditional café offer during the day, and a bar/bistro offer from 5pm Monday to Friday. There's a brand new food offer, and a bar offer focusing on craft beers, gin, cocktails, wine and the new Bistro Freaky Milkshakes!

Lindsay Cafe Bar

Lindsay Café Bar

Wide range of drinks and a full bar menu


Lindsay Café Bar is a licensed bar serving coffee, light bites and traditional pub food. You'll always find a welcoming atmosphere here seven days a week. Open 10:30am - 11pm Monday to Friday, and midday - 11pm Saturday and Sunday. Food is served each day until 9pm, available to eat in or take out. There's also a small branch of Costcutter in the bar open until 10:30pm every night for you to grab your essentials.

Talking students

Barnes Bar

The quirky little bar with a big personality!

Open 7 days a week, Wednesday to Monday 7pm - 11pm, and Tuesday 7pm - 2am. We offer a range of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks, with a busy schedule booked in for this year's weekly events. 

Sports Centre gym

Sports Centre

Playing sport and being active is a great way to socialise

You'll be spoilt for choice at Keele Sports Centre. Why not hire a court, have a go on the bouldering wall, or take part in the Active Keele events? For more information visit the Sport web pages.

Keele SU at Night


Home of clubs, societies and so much more!

KeeleSU is home to over 190 clubs and societies which helps to make it one of the best SUs in the UK. It's right in the heart of campus and delivers a wide range of services that support students whilst they study, prepare them for their future careers, and help them have fun and make friends. The KeeleSU building itself offers a wide range of facilities for students to use, such as study and social spaces, bookable meeting spaces, bars and cafés. For more info, visit the KeeleSU website.

KPA Clubhouse

KPA Clubhouse

A relaxed environment for postgraduate students

The KPA Clubhouse is on the outskirts of Horwood Hall and serves a variety of drinks and food all year, even out of term time.