Food options at Footscray Park

Footscray Park Campus offers a variety of delicious food and drinks, including sushi, noodles, baguettes and focaccias.

Central Café

Central Café in Building P

Central Café is the ideal place to meet friends and colleagues, enjoy your break with our scrumptious menu or grab a snack on the go.

Our food is always fresh, flavoursome and creative! We make all our sandwiches, salads and hot meals daily on campus, so you can enjoy maximum freshness and quality.

We also provide corporate catering for your meetings. Download the catering order form (.xlsx file).

For larger events, contact Artistic Catering – renowned for its functions and events – catering for breakfast, lunch and dinner, from 20 to 500 people.

Location: Building P, Level 1 at Footscray Park Campus
Opening hours: Monday to Friday - 7:30am til 5pm, open 8am til 3pm during exams
Phone: +61 3 9919 9444 or +61 3 9919 4375
Email: artistic.catering@vu.edu.au.

Café Noodle House

Students enjoying the outdoor deck at Building M
  • Vietnamese pho
  • noodles - made to order
  • sushi and rice paper rolls
  • coffee

We can provide catering for your functions and meetings. Contact us to arrange catering for room bookings.

Location: Building M, Level 1 at Footscray Park Campus
Opening hours: Monday to Thursday - 9am til 9pm, Friday - 9am til 3pm
Phone: +61 3 9919 4339 / 0421 037 152
Email: vucafenoodlehouse.catering@vu.edu.au.

Reading Room Café

Succumb to the aroma of freshly ground coffee and baked bread at the Reading Room. Our aim is to provide a unique selection of seasonally inspired food, sourced from local artisan producers and farmers from regional Victoria.

Choose from our beautifully prepared selection of:

  • quality coffee
  • focaccias, wraps and baguettes
  • sweet treats and slices
  • tapas-style share plates
  • freshly baked pastries

Contact us to arrange catering for room bookings. View our menus:

Location: Building P, Ground floor at Footscray Park Campus
Opening hours: Monday to Friday - 7:30am til 5pm
Phone: +61 400 515 970
Email: readingroom.catering@vu.edu.au.

VU Bar (pronounced 'View')

Chill out with a drink on the balcony overlooking the Maribyrnong River at our relaxed café and lounge bar.

Contact us to arrange catering for room bookings.

View our VU Bar and café and VU Bar catering menus.

Location: Building M, Level 0 at Footscray Park Campus
Opening hours: Monday to Thursday - 8am til 6pm, Friday - 8am til 8pm
Phone: +61 3 9919 4300
Email: vubar.catering@vu.edu.au.

Café locations

Head down to buildings M and P at Footscray Park Campus for a bite to eat. Download a map of cafe locations.

$10 meals in Footscray

Show your student ID for a $10 healthy meal in these restaurants/cafés in the centre of Footscray:

  • The Creators Lounge, 116a Hopkins St
  • Huxtaburger, 1/32 Leeds St
  • Konjo Café, 89 Irving St
  • Small Graces, 57 Byron St
  • Thien An, 32 Irving St.

Offer valid for lunch, Monday to Friday.