Waterside Bar & Restaurant


Welcome to Waterside Bar & Restaurant! We’re located directly on the University of Northampton’s Waterside Campus. We’re the perfect spot for students and staff to drop in for a quick lunch or dinner. Waterside is also open to the public. Locals and visitors to our campus are always welcome to drop in and enjoy lunch, dinner, or one of our student-led events during the week.


Come watch live events with us now, for more information please visit our Sky Sports fixtures page to see what is on and when!


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If you are joining us by car the closest car park is Midsummer Meadow (NN1 5NX), off Bedford Road. Alternatively St. Johns multi storey car park (NN1 1HA) is a short stroll across Becket’s Park.

Getting to Waterside by bus couldn’t be easier. The UNO bus routes 18,19,20 and 21 all pick up and drop off on Waterside Campus. To view the bus routes and timetables visit http://www.unobus.info/

There are also many public footpaths which criss-cross the Waterside Campus providing easy on-foot access.

Blue Badge Parking
There are a number of Blue Badge parking spaces in car park 3 on the Waterside Campus. Please give us a call and we will happily provide you with instructions on how to access these spaces.

For parking in the evening, use car park 3 via New South Bridge Road, NN4 8RP. Please call us with your registration number or make a note in your reservation, the parking barriers recognise registration plates. Please provide us with registration information before you park. Parking charges may apply.