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.

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. Please contact us for information.

Download a sample Lunch menu

Download a sample Dinner menu

For reservations
Call 023 8057 7377 or email aspire@southampton-city.ac.uk

 

High Tea Fundraiser

Aspire Restaurant's High Tea is on Tuesday 19th March for Breast Cancer Haven.

Bookings available 12pm - 1:15pm.

£10 per person for a selection of sandwiches, cakes and scones and a glass of prosecco.

£6 will go to the charity.

Book early to avoid disappointment. 
Call 023 8057 7377 or email aspire@southampton-city.ac.uk 

Student Success

The renowned Paul Ainsworth originally trained here before going on to cook for Gary Rhodes and Gordon Ramsey.

Paul is now a Michelin-star restaurant owner, managing No. 6 and Rojano's in the Square, both located in Padstow, Cornwall. He was winner of BBC2's The Great British Menu (South West region) in 2011 and now also runs Padstow Townhouse, providing beautiful accommodation to his guests.

Paul Ainsworth

Opening Times

Aspire Restaurant is open during college term time:

Lunch service

Tuesday - Friday 12:30 – 14:00
(last orders at 13:15)

 

 

Dinner service

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


For reservations call 023 8057 7377 or email aspire@southampton-city.ac.uk

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. Please contact us for information.

Enquiries

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.