Aspire Restaurant

Aspire Restaurant is a student run training restaurant offering a superb and affordable fine dining experience.

Dining at Aspire

Aspire Restaurant is a student run training restaurant, conveniently located in the hub, offering a superb and affordable fine dining experience.

The finest sourced ingredients are freshly prepared each day and used to create a range of exciting lunch and dinner menus which are planned, prepared and served by City College’s hospitality and catering students.

Whether it’s dinner for two, a business meeting or a group celebration, Aspire Restaurant offers guests a truly unique and memorable dining experience complete with free secure on-site parking. We cater for all dietary requirements so please ask if required.

Aspire Restaurant 

Download a sample Lunch menu

Download a sample Dinner menu

Download our Christmas Menu 2017

Cancer Research Fundraiser Meal
Wednesday 15th November click here for more details

Did You know?

The renowned Paul Ainsworth originally trained here before going on to cook for Gary Rhodes and Gordon Ramsey and is now a Michelin star restaurant owner.

Paul Ainsworth

Opening Times

Aspire Restaurant is open during college term time:

Lunch service

Thursdays and Fridays 12:00 – 14:00
(last orders at 13:15)

Dinner service

Wednesdays 18:00 – 20:30 
(last orders at 19:00)


For reservations call 023 8057 7377 or e-mail

Please advise of any dietary requirements or if you are celebrating a special occasion.


Parties Over 10

We can cater for larger groups and parties including private functions. A £5pp non-refundable deposit is required for parties over 10.

For more information, please complete the enquiry form.