Taste Restaurant


Taste Restaurant has been offering fine-dining experiences at accessible prices for many years in Leicester. The Restaurant (which has an AA College Rosette Award) is fully catered and staffed by our food and hospitality learners – always under the watchful eye of our industry-experienced lecturing staff, of course. Our talented up-and-coming chefs promise to serve you gourmet delights (with impeccable service) whether you come for lunch or for dinner. The Restaurant is also fully licensed. Taste has received some wonderful reviews, which you can read on the Trip Advisor website. Should Covid-19 government guidelines still be in place when we re-open, we will update you on our procedures.

Guess Chef – A Celebration of Cocoa

Thursday 12th May 2022. With guest chef chocolatier Peter Gardner and our very own Chocolatier chef lecturer Dan Murphy.

Prices: £25.00 per person.

Guest Chef Menu Guest Chef - Poster

Taste Lunch Menu

Wednesday, Thursday and Fridays. A delightful menu offering a range of choices, from starters, mains, desserts and coffee.

Prices: £10.00 for two courses per person. £12.00 for three courses per person.

Taste Lunch Menu

Taste Dinner Menu

Wednesday and Thursday evenings
Come and experience Taste’s three-course table d’hote menu. The evening meals are prepared by our level 3 learners, who already have significant experience of working in our kitchens.

Price £20 per person

Dinner menu

Taste Afternoon Tea

An elegant way to celebrate an afternoon with family, friends, and colleagues.
Price From £14.50 per person
Include a glass of Prosecco for £18.00

Taste afternoon tea dates for 2022 / 2023

Dietary requirements

We are able to cater for special dietary requirements. Please call 0116 2242060 in advance to discuss.

Taste Restaurant Opening Times

Taste Restaurant is open term time only from mid-September until late June for lunch and dinner.

Lunch bookings are taken between 12noon and 1pm
Dinner bookings are taken between 6.30pm and 7.15pm
As this is a learning environment, we respectfully ask diners to leave by 3pm and 10pm.

Book with ResDiary

Alternatively, you can call 0116 224 2060 to make a booking.

How do I get to Taste

When you enter the main entrance to the College, follow the signs for the reception. Then take the lift to the second floor and follow the signs for Taste Restaurant. If using the stairs, go through the double doors opposite the main reception and climb to the second floor, turn right through the doors and follow the signs to taste.

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