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You have a number of options when you want something to eat:

  • The dining hall
  • Chestnuts Tea Room
  • The Headless Drummer
  • Kitchenettes
  • Takeaway deliveries
  • ASDA
  • Starbucks

The dining hall is the obvious place to head for breakfast, lunch and dinner. It is open: 


  Breakfast 8:00am – 10:00am
  Lunch      12:00pm – 2:00pm
  Dinner     5:00pm – 7:00pm 

Friday and Saturday

  Breakfast 8:00am – 10:00am
  Lunch     12:00pm – 2:00pm
  Dinner    6:00 – 8:00pm 


  Brunch    8:00am – 2pm
  Dinner    6:00 – 8:00pm

There is a variety of menu options on offer, satisfying vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free diets.

The Headless Drummer offers snacks and hot food on Wednesday and Thursdays. It is open 

  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, 7.00pm – 11.30pm (last orders 11.00pm)
  • Thursday 7:00pm - 12 midnight (last orders 11:30pm)

Chestnuts Tea Room offers a range of snacks and light lunches throughout the tourist season of March to November.

If you want to prepare your own meals or missed breakfast, you have access to a kitchenette with all the essentials of  a fridge-freezer, microwave, kettle, sink, and storage units.

Bader Reception will be able to advise you of local takeaways that deliver to Herstmonceux.

And if you wish to stock up on your own favourite food stuffs, there are regular trips to ASDA in Eastbourne and Tesco in Hailsham you can take advantage. And for a sweet treat and that essential caffeine fix, there is always the Starbucks run!

Bader International Study Centre
Herstmonceux Castle
Hailsham, East Sussex
United Kingdom, BN27 1RN
Phone: +44 1323 834444
Fax: +44 1323 834499
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Undergraduate Admission and Recruitment
Gordon Hall, 74 Union Street
Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario
Canada, K7L 3N6
Phone: (613) 533-2218
Fax: (613) 533-6810
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