Catalyst Bistro

The Bistro offers a fine dining experience with an option to book tables or the space for breakfast, lunch and afternoon tea.

Serving craft artisan coffee and cold refreshments alongside fresh locally sourced food.


Cake and Custard


This outlet has a loyalty scheme.

Opening times

Monday 8am – 2.30pm
Tuesday 8am – 2.30pm
Wednesday 8am – 2.30pm
Thursday 8am – 2.30pm
Friday 8am – 2.30pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed


The Catalyst
Leek Road

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Inspection 27th April 2022
UK University

StudentCrowd University Awards 2022

for Job Prospects

StudentCrowd University Awards 2022

for Student Satisfaction

Complete University Guide 2022

for Social Inclusion

The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2023

for Course Content

StudentCrowd University Awards 2022

of Research Impact is ‘Outstanding’ or ‘Very Considerable’

Research Excellence Framework 2021