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Refectories, Food and Drink

Whatever campus you are based at, you'll find great options when it comes to food and drink.

Each of North East Scotland College's campus refectories are set up so that staff and students can enjoy fantastic food in comfortable surroundings, and relax with friends or colleagues.

You'll find the refectories are easily accessible and offer a wide range of hot or cold food and drinks, including Costa and Starbucks, as well as confectionery. The food is fresh and delicious, and served by our friendly refectory staff throughout the day.

Aberdeen Altens Campus

Our Aberdeen Altens Campus has a range of places you can purchase a hot or cold meal, snack or drink, as well as a spacious student common area where you can relax, play pool and use the vending machines.

Skyliner Restaurant

Skyliner restaurant

The Skyliner Restaurant is situated in the M Block at the Aberdeen Altens Campus, and serves hot and cold breakfast and lunches daily.

The restaurant offers a spacious and sociable... Find out more

The Engine Room

The Engine Room

Located in the heart of the engineering teaching block (F block), the Engine Room offers light snacks such as soup, sandwiches and paninis, as well as a range of hot and cold drinks.


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Aberdeen City Campus

Our Aberdeen City Campus has a range of places you can purchase a hot or cold meal, snack or drink. There is also a handy student shop which sells confectionery, newspapers and drinks and a large comfortable seated area next to Dino’s Café.

Dino's Café

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For hot beverages, cold drinks, soup, baked potatoes, hot pastries, sandwiches, paninis, in-house salad boxes, grab and go healthy pots, confectionery and snacks - Dino’s is the place to go! Here... Find out more

Gate 63 Restaurant

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Gate 63 is the training restaurant based in our Aberdeen City Campus. It has a spacious and modern design that makes for a very comfortable social environment, whilst effectively operating as an... Find out more

Made Healthier Café

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The Made Healthier Café is a destination for healthy, balanced eating where all main meals, sandwiches, snacks and drinks use nutritious ingredients that will help to fuel you through the day. It'... Find out more

Made Your Way Refectory


The Made Your Way Refectory is situated in Lower Ground floor of the East Block, and is a great place to sit down, relax and have a snack, sandwich or hot meal.


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Quick Byte

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Quick Byte is a great place for staff, students and external visitors to grab a delicious hot meal for only £3.50. You also have the option to sit in and relax, or take away.

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Student Shop

student shop

The Student Shop at the Aberdeen City Campus sells a range of confectionery, snacks, drinks, newspapers, magazines and stationery.

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Fraserburgh Campus

Our Fraserburgh Campus has a range of places you can grab a snack, hot or cold drink or a meal. You’ll also find a number of comfortable seated areas where you can relax with friends before, after or in-between classes.



The Bistro is a stylish, recently refurbished eatery in which our students can develop their hospitality and cookery skills in a realistic working environment. The Bistro serves excellent... Find out more

Coffee Shop

coffee shop

The Costa Coffee Shop at our Fraserburgh Campus is a great place to relax and unwind, and take in the views of the surrounding Atrium.

Bright and bold, it offers lots of seated areas and... Find out more

Made Your Way

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The Made Your Way refectory at Fraserburgh is used by staff and students, and seats up to 150 people. You’ll find lots of delicious (and reasonably priced) snacks, sandwiches and hot meals daily... Find out more

The Wallace Restaurant

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The Wallace Restaurant is an outstanding training facility in which our students can develop their cooking and hospitality skills in a realistic working environment. It was named in memory of... Find out more

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Scottish Maritime Academy

If you're studying or visiting the Scottish Maritime Academy you'll find an excellent Café available, serving up delicious meals and snacks.

Symposium Café

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The Symposium Café sells a great range of hot and cold meals, snacks, beverages and freshly baked goods.

It offers a relaxing environment for both students and visitors, and is conveniently... Find out more

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