The Chancellors Collection

About The Smith Café

The Smith Café is based inside the University's Michael Smith Building. It serves high quality hot and cold drinks, snacks and sandwiches.

Our friendly service makes the cafe a thriving social hub for the building and a great place to meet!

The cafe joined The Collection in August 2015.

To view our latest cafe menu, please click here.

Daytime Hospitality Menu

Whether its for some tea and coffees, or a buffet lunch, we can provide a range options that are delivered straight to your meeting room within the Michael Smith Building, AV Hill Building or Carys Bannister Building.

To view our meeting hospitality menu, please click here.

Opening Times

Monday to Friday 8am – 5pm (excluding Bank Holidays)

Saturday and Sunday – Closed

Contact Us


The Smith Cafe, Michael Smith Building, University of Manchester, Dover Street, Manchester, M13 9GB.

General Enquiries and Reservations

Tel: +44 161 275 1694

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