It's always a good idea to carry your Birkbeck ID card with you at all times as a lot of bars in the UK will request it - we also recommend bringing your Totum card, if you've got one, to make the most out of student discounts!

So what's available to you?


Malet Street Building

  • The George Bar - open Monday to Friday from 3.30pm until 11pm (term time only).

  • Terrace 5: Restaurant - open Monday to Friday from 11:00am until 6:30 pm (term time).

    • Lunch service runs 12:00-14:00 and dinner services 16:00-18:00.

    • The restaurant and the terrace space also offer a great social and study space between services with great coffee, tea, cake, and other grab and go offers.

    • Out of term time the restaurant is open between 11:00 am to 2:30 pm and has a lunch service between 12:00-14:00.

  • Perch Café: Ground Floor Malet Street.
    • Term-time opening:

      • Monday to Friday: 08:00-20:30

      • Saturday: 08:30-16:30

    • ??Out of term-time:
      • Monday to Friday: 08:00-17:30

      • Saturday: 08:30-16:30

  • Join the weekly Bloomsbury Farmers’ Market, every Thursday.

Birkbeck Central Building

  • Birkbeck Central Café: Term-time only
    • Monday to Thursday: 08:30-18:00
    • Friday: 08:30-16:00

Clore Management Building

  • There are microwaves available for students to use.

Gordon Square Building

  • The Owlery - a space for students to relax, study and eat. 

  • JCR Bar

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