Enjoy coffee, live sport on our massive screens and epic club nights.

Union 2

Enjoy coffee, live sport on our massive screens and epic club nights.

Opening hours

Due to the new Government guidelines, from Thursday 5 November onwards the following will be open:

U Block shop is open 8:00 to 22:00 Monday to Friday, and 10:00 to 22:00 Saturday and Sunday

Glenside shop/café is open 8:00 to 15:30 Monday to Friday

Bower shop is open 9:00 to 16:00 Monday to Friday

Union 2, F Block shop and the Coffee Cart will all be closed.

Term Time

Monday to Friday: 8:00 till late (food served until 21:00)
Saturday and Sunday: 12:00 till late (food served until 18:00)

Non-Term Time

Monday to Friday: 8:00 till 15:30 (food served until 14:30)
Saturday and Sunday: Closed




Full of Beans: Coffee Cart

Full of Beans is a jointly run venture between The Students' Union and UWE Catering. 

It is open Term times only:

  • Monday, Tuesday and Thursday 8:00 - 15:30
  • Wednesday 8:00 - 13.30
  • Friday 8:00 - 14.30

The Coffee Cart sells Fairtrade Products where it can and won ‘Best in Category’ at the Bristol Fairtrade Business Awards 2012 


  • Espresso                 £1.15
  • Americano               £1.30
  • Cappuccino             £1.40
  • Latte                    £1.40
  • Mocha                  £1.45
  • Extra Shot                  60p
  • Hot Chocolate           £1.45
  • Tea                     £1.00
  • Fruit Tea                £1.05
  • Frank Water             £1.20
  • Ubunto                  £1.05
  • Fairtrade Orange Juice    £1.75
  • Fairtrade Apple Juice     £1.75

Divine Chocolate, Brownies, Flapjacks, Yogurt Coated Raisins, Peanuts and other snacking products.

Purchase your own Full of Beans Travel Mug for £4.99 with a Free Drink

We pride ourselves in providing a quick, quality drink with a smile.

We offer a loyalty card (when you have purchased 8 drinks from us you will get the next one free if you take part in our scheme and get your card stamped each time)

How do you like your coffee?

We are happy to make it to your liking and hope to see you often.... 

Full of Beans: 0117 3286415


best bar none - gold accredited 2015/16



Gold Accredited - 2014/15