Catalyst Kitchen

Serving artisan sandwiches, salads, smoothies and shakes, as well as our new craft coffee and traditional favourites.

Located on Leek Road 'The Deli Kitchen' offers a breakfast and lunch time menu.

Serving traditional favorites such as local cheese oatcakes, toasties, grilled cheese on toast and hash browns, we also do a lunch time menu of artisan breads, boxed salads, fresh soup of the day, a noodle bar and jacket potatoes with various fillings.

Located in the self service kiosk we offer cold refreshments and smoothies and shakes, confectionary, crisps and on the go snack items.


  • Muffin and a hot drink for £3.00
  • Toast / crumpets / teacake and regular americano or Tea for £2.00
  • Danish pastry and regular americano or tea for £2.30

This outlet has a loyalty scheme.

Opening times

Monday 8am – 3pm
Tuesday 8am – 3pm
Wednesday 8am – 3pm
Thursday 8am – 3pm
Friday 8am – 3pm
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