BASEMENT CENTRAL

Basement Central is at the heart of Moulsecoomb campus. It’s the ideal space to spend time with friends, eat a delicious meal or host your own events. Enjoy great value for money on food and drinks in a friendly, vibrant atmosphere.

TERM TIME Opening hours:

8am-8pm Monday - Friday,
11am-4pm Saturday & Sunday

HOLIDAY Opening hours:

8am-3pm Monday - Friday


Our Menu

Click on a section of the menu to see the meals available

Please note; anything with a after it, is vegetarian.

BC ‘The One’ Breakfast - £4.50 The classic breakfast served with a rasher of smoked bacon , one of Dave’s Sussex pork sausages, a McCain’s hash brown, Heinz beans, a free range egg & a slice of thick bloomer toast

BC Veggie Breakfast - £4.50 The same as the ‘The One’ but we’ve replaced the bacon and pork sausage with two plump veggie sausages

BC Big Breakfast - £6.00 Two smoked bacon rashers, one of Dave’s Sussex pork sausage, two McCain’s hash browns, one free range egg, Heinz beans & one slice of thick bloomer toast

BC Buster - £8.50 Skipping lunch? This bad boy is for you! Two each of smoked bacon rashers, Dave’s Sussex pork sausage, McCain’s hash browns & fried free range eggs with a fried slice, some Heinz beans, a half grilled fresh tomato, bloomer toast & tall tea or tall filter coffee

Fried Egg on toast - £1.75 A free-range egg on thick bloomer toast

Toast & Jam - £1.50 Made with thick bloomer bread

Sausage Sandwich/Bap - £3.50 Pork or Veggie

Build Your Own Breakfast

  • Toast - £0.50
  • Fried Egg - £1.00
  • Beans - £1.00
  • Mushrooms - £1.00
  • Scrambled Egg - £1.50
  • Bacon - £1.50
  • Hashbrown - £1.00
  • Pork Sausage - £1.50
  • Veggie Sausage - £1.50

Bacon Sandwich / Bap - £2.50

Beans on toast - £2.00 Thick bloomer toast & Heinz beans

Tall stack U.S.A - £4.00 U.S.A style pancakes maple syrup

BC Homemade Mac n Cheese - £4.50

Jumbo Fish Fingers - £4.50 With McCain’s chips & Heinz beans

Soup of the Day - £2.00 Check the board for details

BC Serious Salad - £4.00 Served on a bed of crispy iceberg lettuce mixed with shredded white cabbage, bell peppers, red onion, cucumber, tomatoes & dressed in wine vinegar & olive oil

BC Classic Caesar Salad - £4.00 Crispy baby gem lettuce, parmesan shavings & Caesar dressing

Extras on the Salad

  • Chicken - £1.00
  • Chicken & Bacon - £1.50
  • Crispy Chicken - £1.00
  • Halloumi - £1.50

BBQ Chicken Wrap - £3.50

Pepperoni Wrap - £3.50

Roast Veg Wrap - £3.50

Margherita - Small £5.50, Medium £8.00

BBQ Chicken - Small £6.50, Medium £9.00

Pepperoni - Small £6.50, Medium £9.00

Roast Veg - Small £6.50, Medium £9.00

All our beef patties & chicken burgers are hand made by our local butcher from locally sourced beef or chicken

All Burgers are served with McCain’s fries & homemade redslaw

Make your fries large for 50p!

Make your fries cheesy for 75p!


BLT Bap - £4.00 Two rashers of smoked bacon, crispy gem lettuce and tomato with mayo in a brioche bun

HLT Bap - £4.50 Two thick slices of halloumi, crispy gem lettuce and tomato with mayo in a brioche bun

BC Classic Burger - £4.50 4oz beef patty in a brioche bun with lettuce, tomato, fried onions, pickle & Heinz burger sauce

BC Cheddar Burger - £5.00 4oz beef patty & cheddar cheese in a brioche bun with lettuce, tomato, fried onions, pickle & Heinz burger sauce

BC Bacon & Cheddar - £5.50 4oz beef patty topped with smoked bacon, cheddar cheese in a brioche bun, lettuce , tomato, fried onions , pickle & Heinz burger sauce

BC Reggae Burger - £5.50 Beef patty topped with onion rings, richly coated in reggae sauce in a brioche bun with lettuces & tomato

BC Smoked Tower - £8.00 With your choice of two of either beef patties, chicken fillets, cajun chicken fillets or southern fried chicken plus smoked bacon, cheddar cheese, crispy beer batter onion rings, BBQ sauce in a brioche bun with lettuce, tomato, pickle & fried onions.

Chicken Fillet Burger - £5.00 Lightly seasoned breast with salt & cracked black pepper in a brioche bun with lettuce & Hellmann’s mayo

Southern Fried Chicken - £5.50 Crispy chicken breast in a brioche bun with mayo or sweet chilli mayo

Cajun Chicken Fillet Burger - £5.50 Chicken breast marinated in Louisiana style cajun spiced rub in a brioche bun with lettuce & Hellmann’s mayo

Spinach & Falafel Burger - £4.50 Spinach and falafel patty topped with a mint and cucumber mayonnaise in a brioche bun

Halloumi & Mushroom Burger - £5.50 A large mushroom filled with a generous helping of halloumi plus mayonnaise in a brioche bun

Extras to top your burger

  • Homemade Redslaw - £1.00
  • Cheddar Cheese - £1.00
  • Smoked Bacon - £1.50
  • Homemade Chilli - £1.00
  • Veggie Chilli - £1.00
  • Beef Patty - £1.50
  • Spinach & Falafel Burger - £1.50
  • Halloumi & Mushroom Burger - £2.00
  • Chicken Fillet Burger - £2.00
  • Southern Fried Chicken Portion - £2.50

Toppings: Homemade Redslaw | Cheese | Heinz Beans | Homemade Chilli | Sour Cream | Homemade Veggie Chilli | Tuna Mayo


Jacket & 1 Topping - £3.00

Jacket & 2 Topping - £4.00

Jacket & 3 Topping - £5.00

Jacket & 4 Topping - £5.50

Jacket & 5 Topping - £6.00

Our popular topped fries make the perfect snack, made with McCain’s fries.


Cheesy Fries - £3.00

Heinz beans & cheese - £3.50

Beef chilli & soured cream - £3.50

Veggie chilli & sour cream - £3.50

Veggie chilli & cheese - £3.50

Reggae chicken with cheese - £3.50

Small McCain’s fries - £1.50

Beer batter onion rings - £1.50

Side salad - £2.00

McCain’s chip butty - £2.00

Mozzarella sticks (3) - £2.00

Mozzarella sticks (5) - £3.00

Large McCain’s fries - £2.00

Calamari - £2.50

Homemade redslaw - £1.00

Jumbo fish finger butty - £3.50

Corn on the cob - £2.00

Halloumi - £2.00

Chicken Wings (3) - £3.00

Chicken Wings (6) - £5.50

Chicken Wings (12) - £10.00

Nachos - £4.00 with cheese, sour cream & salsa

(Nachos) Add Beef chilli - £1.00

(Nachos) Add Veggie chilli - £1.00

(Nachos) Add Jalapeños - £0.50

Host an event

Our venues and services are run by the Students’ Union so if you’re a society or sports team you can host your events here for FREE! We have sound equipment you can use and our staff will even help you set up!

Past events have included Open Mic’s, Battle of the Bands, Comedy Shows, Pub Quizzes, Gaming Tournaments, Movie Marathons, Tea Party’s, Meet N’ Greets and much much more! Let us know what you have in mind so we can help you.

To book, email B.Bennett2@brighton.ac.uk or call 01273 642875

Jobs

At the beginning of the academic year, we recuit for student staff to help out at Basement Central. Jobs that become available will be put up on the Brighton Student Union Jobs Page. Check there regularly for jobs!

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