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Food & Shopping

Shops and Retail on Campus:

With a population of 11,500, the University of Limerick campus is serviced with retail outlets to cater for the campus community banking, stationery, food and laundry needs amongst others. 

Spar on Campus (Student Courtyard)

 Monday to Friday (8am – 8pm)

 Saturday (9am – 3pm)

 Sunday (closed)

Bank of Ireland

The branch can be found in the Student Centre while there are a number of ATMs around the campus. Opening hours are 10am to 4pm Monday to Friday

O’Mahony’s Book Shop

The book shop stocks both new and secondhand books required by students along with an extensive range of stationery, daily newspapers and greeting cards

Johnny’s Barber Shop

On campus barbers

UL Visitor Shop

Offers an extensive range of UL branded goods from clothing to gifts

Farmers Market

On Campus every Tuesday, from 12pm to 5.30pm

A range of local produce is available at this weekly event including organic local fruit and vegetables, specialty breads and pastries, organic beef and lamb, jams and chutneys, freshly pressed juices,               local cheeses and vegetarian ready-meals.

Eating on Campus at the University of Limerick:

There are plenty of opportunities to get something to eat on campus. Here are some of the main restaurants and cafés on campus.

  • Stables Club (Students Centre)
  • Scholar’s Club (Students Centre)
  • University Arena Sports Club (University Arena)
  • The Paddocks Restaurant (Students Centre)
  • Plaza Café (Library)
  • The Allegro Café (Foundation Building)
  • Red Raisin – Starbucks, Subway (Main Building)
  • Eden Restaurant (Main Building)
  • The Pavillon (North Campus of UL)

Restaurants off campus (all within a 15 minute walk of the campus)

  • Delish Café offers a selection of cakes, sandwiches and specialty coffee’s
  • La Cucina  bringing a little bit of authentic Italy to Limerick
  • Lana Asian Street Food
  • Chungs Chinese Restaurant
  • Brew Brothers - Gourmet Burgers
  • Domino’s Pizza

Grocery Shopping:

Lidl (Dublin Rd, Castletroy, Limerick)

Monday to Saturday (8am to 10pm)

Sunday (10.30am to 7pm)

Aldi (Dublin Rd, Limerick)

Monday to Friday (9am to 10pm)

Saturday to Sunday (9am to 9pm)

Supervalu (Dublin Rd, Newtown, Castle troy, Limerick)

Monday to Wednesday (8am to 8.30)

Thursday to Friday (8am to 9pm)

Saturday (8am to 8pm)

Sunday (10am to 7pm)

Spar (Castletroy Retail Park, Castletroy, Limerick)

Monday to Sunday (7am – 11pm)

Tesco Supermarket offer a delivery service for a fee of €7.50 per month, they will deliver groceries to your residence.