Campus restaurants

Besides catering counters in various buildings, there are also four large restaurants on Wageningen Campus that are open to everyone. Each restaurant has its own menu with a wide range of choice for campus users throughout the day.

Orion – The Spot


You will find the café The Spot in Orion, which is open from 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM. You can get fresh Australian coffee throughout the day, as well as sweet snacks and sandwiches. Hot food is also served from 4:00 PM onwards.
Lunch is served in the restaurant next to The Spot between 11:45 AM and 1:30 PM with a choice of fresh-cooked warm meals, fresh soups, salads, sandwiches, wraps, paninis, juices, smoothies and more. Vegetarians, vegans and those with food allergies are also catered to. Staff will be able to provide more information about the options. The Spot has a large terrace where you can eat outside on sunny days.
You can find more information in the app osp@orion which is available for free from the AppStore (Android/ iOs).

Forum- restaurant and Grand Café


On the ground floor of Forum, you will find the Grand Café. There is also a large restaurant on the first floor. The Forum restaurant is open on weekdays from 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM and 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM, while the Grand Café is open from 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

During the lunch break, you can get sandwiches, soups, salads, juices and smoothies as well as hot and cold snacks in Forum. From Monday – Thursday freshly prepared hot meals are served between 5:00 PM and 7:00 PM. The cuisine is internationally oriented with Halal certified products, as well as vegan and vegetarian products. For more information on the menu, visit

Futurum- Restaurant of the Future and Impulse


The Restaurant of the Future is open on weekdays from 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM. The menu consists of hot dishes, snacks, a salad bar, artisanal soups or meal salads, fresh smoothies and vegetable drinks. The restaurant works with organic, sustainable products sourced mainly from local companies.

Next to the Restaurant of the Future, you can find Wageningen Campus’ meeting centre Impulse. Impulse is open on weekdays from 8:00 AM – 7:00 PM. At the bar at Impulse, besides coffee, tea and cold drinks, you can also get sandwiches, fresh juices and yoghurt.

The Restaurant of the Future and Impulse share a terrace where you can eat outside on sunny days.



The Leeuwenborch has a coffee corner that is open on weekdays from 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM. The restaurant is open for lunch between 11:30 AM and 1:30 PM and in the evening between 4:30 PM and 5:00 PM.

The assortment of Leeuwenborch includes a large selection of vegetarian meals and is organic as much as possible (this is not possible for all products all year round). Besides sandwiches, you can get fruit and vegetable juices, smoothies and iced tea.

In the evenings, the restaurant serves fresh hot meals – to takeaway if you wish. On Thursdays, the restaurant has a Ghanaian cook who prepares traditional Ghanaian dishes. When the weather is good, there are also barbeques in the courtyard of Leeuwenborch.