Places to eat

We have a range of food and drink options available on campus  - whether you want a sit down meal at a café, something on the go or just a cup of coffee!

Townsville campus – food and cafés

The Green Plate

The Green Plate offers fresh burgers, pasta, and a selection of gourmet wraps/panini as well as delicious coffee. The Green Plate is open from 7am-4pm.

Location: Building 6.

The Market

The Market is open from 7am-4pm and offers hot food and sandwiches and wraps, as well as a wide selection of hot and cold drinks.

Location: Student Mall, Building 12.

Miss Sushi @ JCU

Miss Sushi @ JCU offers a wide selection of fresh and healthy sushi, sashimi, hot food, yoghurt, fruit salad, great coffee, teas, cold drinks and cakes. Check out our party platters. Contact us on 4755 0091 for free delivery on campus.

Location: Education Central Bld. 134 (next to the Student Centre)
Opening hours: 7.30am-5pm Monday to Friday
Dietary requirements: Gluten free, lactose free and vegetarian options available

Jamaica Blue

Jamaica Blue offers a wide variety of delicious organic coffee as well as delicious snacks and hearty meals. Come in for fresh in-house dining.

Location: Clinical Practices Building (Bld. 500)
Opening hours: 7am-4pm

Supa IGA

Location: Clinical Practices Building (Bld. 500)
Opening hours: 6am-9pm

Phat Boi's Asian Kitchen

Location: The Science Place

Cairns campus – food and cafés

D’Lish on McGregor

D'Lish offers breakfast until 10am. salads, pies, a selection of gourmet wraps/focaccia/panini/baguettes, coffee, milkshakes, healthy juices, cakes, muffins, and more.

Location: D3 Cairns Institute Building


The FoodLab is a 24-hour space with a kitchen, fridges, and microwaves for students, so you can store and prepare your own meals at any time. It’s located at the side of the Library, Building B1.

The Refectory

The Refectory is open from 7am-4pm and offers hot food, as well as a selection of sandwiches and wraps.

Location: Building A25