Almost every building on the TU/e campus has a canteen where you can take lunch between 11.30 and 14.00. Each week the canteen draws up a new menu and each day there are different menus, depending on your canteen of choice.


Gemini is open on working days, Monday until Thursday from 09.00 - 19.00 hrs. and on Friday from 09.00 - 15.00 hrs. In the evening hot meals are being served.

The University Club brasserie-restaurant

The University Club has been closed since December 2014. Temporary locations will be available till the re-opening of the Main Building and University Club in 2018.

MetaForum - UC The Lounge

On the 3rd floor of MetaForum, next to the meeting rooms 3.119 and 3.122, there is a small room where you can have lunch, dinner or a reception for 30 persons. To make a reservation you can send an e-mail to

Grand café and film house De Zwarte Doos

The film house and grand café De Zwarte Doos is the place for students and staff as well as visitors from outside TU/e to meet on the TU/e campus. Enjoy a bite and a drink in the grand café with its restaurant and terrace overlooking the river De Dommel. De Zwarte Doos is at the front of the Limbopad, next to the Vertigo building.

The film house, which shows new films each week, is regularly the backdrop for lectures. There are three conference areas available for organizing various activities from debates to drinks.

Also a small restaurant is located on the first floor. A daily fresh UC-menu is being served here, but you can also use the regular menu of the Zwarte Doos. You can make a reservation for this restaurant by sending an e-mail to


Hubble Community Café is a lively hotspot on campus, open seven days a week. Food & beverages for friendly prices in an informal setting. In summer, Hubble offers a sunny terrace with a view on the Dommel. During winter, the café offers a warm living room for its visitors. Hubble is by and for students and employees, but open to everyone. Our motto is “everything is possible, nothing is too crazy”. This is the perfect location for associations and departments to organize activities and drinks.

Opening hours:
Weekdays: 08.00h – 02.00h
Weekend: 11.00h – 02.00h