Academy Restaurants

We’re re-opening on Tuesday 14th September!

Academy Restaurant – Crewe Campus

Inspired in design by Manchester’s famous Northern Quarter, our award-winning Academy Restaurant at our Crewe Campus is open for reservations.

The Academy holds several industry accreditations including:

  • Gold Accreditation & Centre of Excellence for Food & Beverage Service from People First
  • Highly Commended College Rosette from AA Hotel Services
  • AA ‘Restaurant of the Year’, 2017 & 2019

From gin-tasting evenings to fantastic gourmet evenings with well-known chefs such as Paul Askew, Adam Smith and Luke Thomas. There’s something for everyone at the Academy restaurant. Watch this space for Gourmet Evening dates.

Opening Times

  • Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday for morning coffee from 10:30am
  • Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday for lunch 12-1pm
  • Open Thursday evening for dinner at 6:30pm

Please note: Lunch service orders are taken between 12pm and 1pm and Thursday evenings are for bookings only with an arrival time of 6:30pm.

Christmas lunches:

  • Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday lunchtimes between 30th November and 16th December 2021
  • Tuesday and Thursday evenings between 30th November and 14th December 2021

Gourmet evenings:

NB: We will only be accepting bookings for these from the 14th September.

  • 30th September – FULL
  • 21st October
  • 25th November
  • 27th January
  • 3rd March
  • 31st March
  • 28th April
  • 26th May

To make a reservation please call: 01270 654678 or email:

Academy West – Ellesmere Port Campus

A hidden gem based within our Ellesmere Port Campus, The Academy West restaurant is fully-licensed and provides a real-work environment for our Hospitality and Catering learners who create amazing bistro dishes using locally-sourced produce from Cheshire and on the Wirral. Our talented learners use their skills to create fine dining dishes taking inspiration from a range of cuisines from around the world.

Opening Times

  • Monday….. Closed
  • Tuesday….. 12 – 1:30pm
  • Wednesday….. 12 – 1:30pm
  • Thursday….. 6 – 9pm (evening service operates a bookings only policy)
  • Friday….. Closed

Please note: lunch service orders are taken between 12pm and 1pm.

To reserve places please call: 01244 656312 or email: