Food and drink

Food and drink

Specials & What's Open

8 July 2020: What's open around campus as we return to work, play, research and study:

Lachlan's Restaurant has a great all day menu and delivers all over campus!  As well as the standard menu they offer some great specials on selected days. Just order online using the links below. Payment is accepted by card on delivery.

LACHLAN'S MENU IS AVAILABLE FOR PICK UP OR DELIVERY ONLY. IT IS CURRENTLY CLOSED FOR RESTAURANT BOOKINGS UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

Wally’s Coffee Cart is open from 8am - 3pm for you to get your regular fix of Pablo & Rustys again! Come and see us for:

$3 Danish or Iced Donut with any hot beverage purchase available until Friday 10th July.

The live cooking pop-up will be at Wally's (courtesy of MGSM) every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 11am.

Crunch Cafe at MUSAC is also open!

At Campus Common, these outlets are open:

  • Taste
  • Burger Freight
  • Sambal
  • Sushi World

Piccolo Me is open in the Australian Hearing Hub.

Arts Precinct Cafe - new and now open!

Campus Map

Check out the map of our North Ryde campus if you're unclear which way north is: Food and drink outlets are marked!

Macquarie University North Ryde campus map

Campus centre

Campus Common is our food, beverage, entertainment and social precinct, located on Central Avenue directly opposite the library.

Food and drink

Here’s what you’ll find at Campus Common:

Ubar

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Operating days During session During exam periods During session break
Monday to Friday 7:30am - 9:00pm 7:30am - 8:00pm 7.30am - 7:00pm
(Monday and Wednesday)
7:30am - 8:00pm
(Thursday and Friday)        

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Enjoy a guilt-free energy boost with a range of delicious and nutritious smoothies, snacks, crushes and juices - made fresh, with low-fat ingredients.

Operating days During session During exam periods During session break
Monday to Friday 8.30am - 6pm 8.30am - 5.30pm 8.30am - 5.30pm
Saturday 8am - 3.30pm 9am - 3pm 9am - 3pm

Sushi World

Dedicated to providing you with high-quality quick and easy sushi products at affordable prices, Sushi World offers a selection of fresh and tasty sushi selections.

Operating days During session During exam periods During session breaks
Monday to Friday 9am - 6pm  9am - 3pm 9am - 3pm
Saturday  Closed Closed Closed

Iku

Extremely tasty vegan meals, treats and drinks.

Cult outlet

Gourmet sandwiches and salads to take-away.

Indian

Taste Baguette

Campos coffee and handcrafted baguettes, fresh salads and more - with a French-Vietnamese flavour.

Operating days During session During exam periods During session breaks
Monday to Friday 7am - 6.30pm 7am - 6pm 7am - 6pm
Saturday  8am - 3pm 8am - 3pm 8am - 3pm

Burger Freight

Boasting a variety of tantalising burgers and fries to satisfy your cravings.

Operating days During session During exam periods During session breaks
Monday to Friday 8:30am - 3:00pm Closed Closed
Saturday Closed Closed Closed

Sambal

Singaporean and Malaysian cuisines.

Operating days During session During exam periods During session breaks
Monday to Friday 7:00am - 6.30pm 7:00am - 6:00pm 7:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday 8:00am - 3:00pm 8:00am - 3:00pm 8:00am - 3:00pm

Doner Kebab

A new twist on Turkish street food.

Operating days During session During exam periods During session breaks
Monday to Friday 7am - 6.30pm 7:00am - 6:00pm7:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday 8:00am - 3:00pm8:00am - 3:00pm8:00am - 3:00pm

Lee’s Asian Food

Traditional Chinese and Thai dishes.

Operating days During session During exam periods During session breaks
Monday to Friday 7:00am - 6.30pm 7:00am - 6:00pm7:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday  8:00am - 3:00pm8:00am - 3:00pm8:00am - 3:00pm

Other food and beverage outlets in the centre of campus

Staff Café

The Staff Café offers a value for money all-day brunch menu to the campus community, from 8am until 2.30pm with afternoon tea running until 3pm.

After-hours events, such as buffets, cocktail parties, student group bookings and catering options.

Contact the team for more information

Location: 23 Wally's Walk (next to Macquarie Theatre)

Globe Café

Globe Café embraces the international campus community, offering 100% organic/fair trade coffee as well as snacks, meals and vending options. Globe Café is the perfect spot for you to grab a coffee, have lunch or catch up with friends.

Operating days Session
Monday to Friday 8.00am - 4.30pm

Location: 10 Macquarie Walk, on the ground floor out the back of Macquarie International

Library Café

Open for breakfast through to dinner, Library Café provides you with a delicious range of gourmet offerings. Sit back and enjoy the ambience whilst refuelling day ahead.

Operating days Session Session break
Monday to Friday 8:00am - 8.00pm 8:00am - 8:00pm
Saturday and Sunday 10:00am - 6:00pm 10:00am - 6:00pm

Open public holidays except Christmas Day and Good Friday

Location: Macquarie University Library, Ground floor, 16 Macquarie Walk

Wally's Coffee Cart

The perfect stopover spot for a caffeine fix on route to a lecture or to help you re-focus on your study. Be sure to try the great coffee and say hello to the friendly staff next time you stop by.

Operating days Session Session break
Monday to Thursday 8:00am - 5:00pm 8:00am - 3:00pm
Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm 8:00am - 3:00pm

Location: MUSE building 18 Wally's Walk, opposite Macquarie Theatre

Campus north

The Café@5MD

Great coffee, sourdough sandwiches & baguettes, pastries and biscuits, and take-away meals for your convenience. This newly refurbished cafe has something for everyone. Come down to the MGSM precinct to check out this great new space.

Operating DaysSessionSession Break
Monday to Friday8:00am - 4:00pmTBC

Location: 5 Management Drive

Lachlan's

An a la carte restaurant inside the MGSM Executive Hotel that the whole community can go to for breakfast meetings, nice lunches and relaxing dinners. All with great table service and a licenced menu.

Operating DaysSessionSession Break
Monday to Friday8:00am - 4:00pmTBC

Location: Management Drive

Campus east

Harley's Café

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Fibonacci's

Coffee cart style take-away meals, lunches and drinks in the foyer of 75 Talavera Road, the home of many departments in the Faculty of Health, Medicine, and Human Sciences.

Piccolo Lane

Piccolo Lane offers you coffee as well as snacks, meals and vending options.

Operating days Session Session break
Monday to Friday 7:30am - 4:30pm 7:30am - 3:00pm

Location: 4 Eastern Road

Campus south

Presse Café

Located inside the Cochlear building at 1 University Avenue and open to everyone.

Piccolo Me

Have you been piccolo’d?

Operating days During session During exam periods During session breaks
Monday to Friday 7am - 4pm 7am - 4pm 7am - 4pm
Saturday  Closed Closed Closed

Australian Hearing Hub foyer, 16 University Avenue

Campus west

Crunch Café

Grab a quick bite after a workout, a relaxed breakfast or lazy lunch with friends. Crunch Café offers high protein drinks for fitness enthusiasts as well as a children's menu for the little ones.

Operating days Session and recess
Monday to Friday 7:00am - 7:00pm
Saturday and Sunday 7:30am - 5:00pm

Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Years Day and Good Friday

Location: Macquarie University Sport and Aquatic Centre 10 Gymnasium Road

Cult Eatery

Crop to cup coffee!

Operating days During session During exam periods During session breaks
Monday to Friday 7am - 4pm 7am - 4pm 7am - 4pm
Saturday  Closed Closed Closed

10 Hadenfeld Avenue; out the back of the Faculty of Arts

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