Attenborough Centre

The Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts (ACCA) has a large cafe on the ground floor of the venue, situated near the entrance to the Sussex campus. Check opening times, food options and the dining style.

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The Attenborough Centre is a sophisticated, elegant space towards the edge of campus.

It serves barista-quality coffee with snacks, cakes and pastries. It also provides light lunches and premium soup.

ACCA is ideal for small, low-key meetings and intimate gatherings as well as being a place to relax before or after one of the venue's events.

See more about the Cafe Bar on the Attenborough Centre website.


The Attenborough Centre hosts a range of events throughout the year, serving locally-sourced wines, spirits and beers from the bar.

See what's on at the Attenborough Centre.

Key information

  • Days open: Monday to Friday
  • Opening hours: 10am to 5pm
  • Location on campus: between Falmer House and the Library


The interior has a bar counter and wooden cafe-style tables and chairs along with a couple of sofas and easy chairs.


Tables and benches can be placed on a paved area outside ACCA on a good day. The area is south-facing and gets the full sun.


The ACCA menu is seasonal.

To view all food outlet menus, download the Uni Food Hub app.

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