Set in the Food Capital of Leicestershire, the Rural Catering Centre aims to showcase the best hospitality and catering that Leicestershire can offer.

Using, as far as possible, locally sourced produce, supporting local businesses and traders whilst educating the students and forming a good grounding for their career in hospitality and catering.

  • Monday – Closed
  • Tuesday – 12pm – 1.30pm
  • Wednesday – 12pm – 1.30pm
  • Thurs Lunch – 12pm – 1.30pm
  • Thurs Evening – 6.45pm –  7.15pm
  • Friday lunch – 12pm-1.30pm
  • Friday evening – Available upon request
  • Saturday – Available upon request

3 course lunches are offered from 12 – 1:30pm for only £10 per head.

We also offer a Fine Dining Experience on Thursday evenings, with reservations between 6:45 and 7:30pm. Perfect for special occasions, or simply those evenings where you prefer to sit back and relax while someone else does the cooking! At just £20.95 per head, our Fine Dining Experience is fantastic value for money!

The space is also available for private hire (subject to availability) – get in touch to find out more!


The Rural Catering Centre offers a wide range of menus and dishes to tempt your taste buds.

Dinner Menu Example

Dinner Menu 1 Example

Please note that Dinner Menus are designed weekly and they are subject to change


For information and bookings please call 01664 855  305 or email

Interested in studying Catering or Hospitality? Click here to find out more about our courses.