New Cafe opening in Sir William Henry Bragg Building

A brand-new café is set to welcome new customers from the end of August. Based in the Sir William Henry Bragg Building on Woodhouse Lane, the 1915 café takes its name and inspiration from the year University of Leeds alumni Sir William Henry Bragg was awarded a Nobel Prize. The 1915’s relaxed and informal menu has been […]

Feel good food

To compliment your tea or coffee, we work with many local suppliers to stock brands that have a positive social impact on society and the planet. We also understand that choosing to back Fairtrade and ethically sourced products is one way we can stand with those vulnerable communities on the front line of the climate crisis.   Brown & […]

Our Coffees and Teas

Ever wondered where the coffee beans and tea leaves that go into your GFaL (Great Food at Leeds) drink come from? Well, it’s closer than you think! Every cup of tea and coffee served in our cafes is either Fairtrade or ethically sourced using local suppliers from Yorkshire. We serve over 500 thousand cups of tea […]

Fairtrade Fortnight 2021

Great Food at Leeds and Fairtrade Since 2003 Great Food at Leeds (the University’s catering service), has been responsibly sourcing and selling ethical and Fairtrade products, to use in meals and sell in its cafes. In 2005 the University of Leeds obtained Fairtrade status and our continued support has helped Yorkshire to be named the […]

Refectory Mince Pies

Melt-in-the-mouth pastry with sweet fruity mince. Perfect to serve at Christmas or to include in a hamper!  Prep: 60 mins Cook: 20 -25 minutes Intermediate Makes 6 Vegetarian Freezable