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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, Bebegu Yumba campus – food and cafés

K-Street (formerly Miss Sushi & Phat Boi Asian Kitchen) offers a wide selection of both Korean street food, including sushi, rice bowls, salad bowls and hot food, as well as excellent coffee, teas, and cold drinks. They also cater for gluten-free, lactose-free and vegetarian diets.

Contact K-Street on 4781 4888 for free delivery on campus.


Ground Floor, Education Central, Building 134 (Map)

Open 8:00 am to 2 pm, Monday to Friday


Ground Floor, The Science Place, Building 142 (Map)

For authentic Italian pasta and award winning coffee.


Ground Floor, The Science Place, Building 142 (Map)

Open 9.30 am to 1.30 pm Mon-Fri

Trading hours:

Townsville JCU 7 am – 2 pm Monday to Friday


Ground Floor, The Science Place, Building 142 (Map)


Cater your next party or corporate event with a selection of fresh and flavoursome catering platters from Aroma Café.

Browse our selection of healthy and delicious finger food items, meals and beverages to create a menu guaranteed to impress your guests and suit your budget.

Choose from our popular range of corporate and party platters, which includes freshly baked goods, healthy breakfast options, nourishing hot and cold fare, and delectable sweet treats.

Contact Aroma Cafe:

Aroma Café

James Cook University Townsville

The Science Place, Building 142, 150 Angus Smith Drive

Douglas, Queensland 4814

(07) 4781 6301


More information

Aroma Café Townsville JCU

Instagram: @aromacafe_

Facebook: @coffeeandpassion

Juliette's offers a range of high quality artisan gelato, barista brewed coffee and in-house baked sweets and snacks.


Ground Floor, Eddie Koiki Mabo Library, Building 18 (Map)

Open 8 am to 2 pm, Monday to Friday

Spirited Goat offers coffee and food, including pies, pretzel subs, sausage rolls, and doughnuts.


Clinical Practices Building, Building 500 (Map)

Open 6 am to 3 pm Monday to Friday.

Cater for all occasions on campus (including external events):

The Wiri Room (Burralga Yumba)

Ground Floor, Townsville Student Accommodation, Mount Stuart Street (Map)

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Offering locally roasted specialty coffee, as well as iced drinks, teas and a range of food, The Wagon is located near a lovely outdoor areas with seating for students to study and socialise.

Check their Instagram @thewagontsv


Building 42 (Map)

Open 7:30am - 12:30pm, Monday to Friday

Offering a diverse range of menu choices, for those looking to dine in with table service, or looking for a quick takeaway option.

An all-day dining menu will commence from lunchtime.

The Canto bar will be open until late, and provide a warm and welcoming space for the community to meet for drinks and relax.


Ground Floor, Townsville Student Accommodation, Mount Stuart Street (Map)

Hours of Operation:
7am till 7pm, Monday to Friday.
All day dining from 11am.

Ph: 0747815227

Cairns, Nguma-bada campus – food and cafés

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


Ground Floor, The Cairns Institute, Building D3 (Map)

Open 7.30 am to 2.30 pm Monday - Friday

MokaBar Cafe Italian Coffee at very affordable rates, with gluten free and vegan options for toasties, home baked sweets and goodies


Building E5 (Map)

Open 8.00 am to 2.00 pm Monday - Friday

The FoodLab is a 24-hour space with a kitchen, fridges, and microwaves so you can store and prepare your own meals at any time.


The FoodLab is located at the side of the Library, Building B1 (Map)

If you are interested in contributing to JCU's food options, please read JCU's Food and Beverage Retail Strategy.