Shelley's Restaurant

Welcome to Shelley's - the culinary heart of Suffolk New College

Our 100-seater restaurant is available for sole occupancy bookings. The main room is modern, light and airy. The restaurant is fully licensed and guests can enjoy a drink in McCoy’s bar. Our selection of menus for meetings, buffets, or formal dinners emphasise quality produce, classic and modern dishes, great service, and value for money, and can be changed to accommodate any specific needs, including dietary requirements.

We also run a number of themed evenings throughout the year, together with Christmas lunches and dinners open to the public. Full details will be given on the website nearer the time.


Christmas Carvery Lunch - 2 course carvery £10.50

Christmas Lunch - 3 course meal £16.95

Christmas Dinner - 3 course meal £21

Friday Buffet

Our Friday buffets run from 12:00 with last sitting at 13:15. The cost is £7.50.

The buffets switch to carvery over Christmas from 20th November to 19th December.

Themed Evenings

Shelley's provides a range of themed evenings which offer you the opportunity to experience new and exciting dishes.

Menus TBC, please click the thumbnail for the full image

Valentine's Menu - Three Course Meal - £21

To Book

Call 01473 382500 or email to make a booking,

As a guest of the restaurant, if there are spaces available in the College’s car parks, you are able to park there free of charge. Any Shelley’s guests parking in the College car parks before 6:00pm are required to register their car details with our main reception upon arrival.


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