Scholars Training Restaurant

Scholars is Blackburn College’s fully licensed training restaurant and offers a great dining experience right on campus at fabulous prices. You will feel right at home in our relaxed professional environment where the friendly students on our courses are waiting to serve you.

Lunch is served daily from 12 – 2 all our food is freshly produced using local suppliers. We have regular themed nights on Thursdays which our students love and know that you will love to experience too.

The standards of our students will blow you away. Professional standard cookery at beat the budget prices; you’ll be sure to have a great meal.

To book please ring 01254 292155 10am-2pm daily (at any other times, there is a message service) or email

New Opening Times (Term Time):

For Lunch: Tuesday to Friday, 11.30am – 2.00pm (last orders at 12.30pm)
For Dinner: Thursday, 6pm – 8.00pm (last orders at 7.00pm) once a month

We are opened from 11.30am-12.30pm close at 2pm

View the College's term dates

Cookery School

We have a cookery school which offers a range of courses throughout the academic year for anyone with a keen interest in cooking, baking or culinary arts. Find out more.

Watch us prepare for our Gourmet Indian Night

Gourmet Indian Evening with Maida Restaurant and Scholars: Blackburn College from Blackburn College on Vimeo.