Our hospitality and catering students produce and serve great quality food, at fantastic prices, in our bistro-style training restaurant. The Vanilla Pod is open for lunch Tuesday to Friday between 12-2pm and for dinner on Thursdays 6-9pm (all during term time only). Two course lunch starts from £7.50 and a four course dinner from £17.95. We also hold regular themed/ gourmet nights with prices starting at £25 per person.

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STOP PRESS: Delighted that our Vanilla Pod training restaurant has been named one of the best little places to eat in Swansea by WalesOnline

Customer Feedback

Brilliant night - we are regulars who have enjoyed many a meal at this venue."

What a fantastic meal. Very impressed with the service...such a pleasure to see young people enjoying and showing such enthusiasm. Well done."

Tonight's meal was fabulous, service exceptional and staff as always pleasant."

Really enjoyed the fabulous food - well done. Brilliant futures ahead."

Fantastic meal with wonderful flavours and great presentation. Well done!"

Enjoyable evening excellent value for money - staff put a lot of effort in presentation and service. Keep up the good work."

Excellent hygiene inspection for the Vanilla Pod

We are pleased to announce that the Vanilla Pod has been awarded a rating of 5 - the highest hygiene rating available.

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Tuesday to Friday
12-2pm (last orders 1.15pm)


6-9pm (last orders 6.30pm)

To reserve your table for the Vanilla Pod experience, ring 01792 284252/284218.
The restaurant is only open during term time.

Vanilla Pod

The Vanilla Pod is located within our Tycoch campus.