The Hive, Ringmer House, Falmer Campus

A range of events are hosted at The Hive from quizzes and live music to open mic and comedy nights – it’s the perfect place to relax with friends. Students have the opportunity to run events here so if you have an idea for a fun night, get involved!

We have a great choice of food and drinks, including Starbucks and Craft Beer.

TERM TIME Opening hours:

8am-9pm Monday - Friday, 10am-6pm Saturday &
11am-6pm Sunday


Our Menu

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

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

The Breakfast Menu is served Monday - Friday 8:30am - 11:30am, Saturday 10:30am - 1:30pm

Yoghurt - £1.25 Extras on your Yoghurt: Granola - 35p,Fruit Of The Day - 35p

Porridge - £1.25 Extras on your Porridge: Granola - 35p,Fruit Of The Day - 35p

Build your own breakfast Sandwich - 1 Filling - £2.25, 2 Fillings - £2.75, 3 Fillings - £3.25

Choose from Brown or White Bread, Toasted or Untoasted, and Ketchup or Brown Sauce. Then pick from the following fillings:

Cheese | Streaky Bacon | Hash Brown | Omelette | Wilted Spinach | Mushroom | Fresh Tomato

The Lunch Menu is served Monday - Friday 12pm - 4pm

Panini - £3.25 Ask our helpful team for the fillings of the day

Wrap - £3.50 Ask our helpful team for the fillings of the day

Soup of the Day- £1.95

Salad of the Day- £3.95 Add Meat for £1.00

Jacket Potatoes - Plain - £1.80, 1 Filling - £2.50, 2 Fillings - £3.20

Choose from the following fillings:

Cheese | Beans | Tuna Mayo | Sour Cream

The Dinner Menu is served Monday - Friday 4pm - 10pm, Saturday 1:30pm - 10pm, Sunday All Day

9" Margherita Pizza - £5.50

9" BBQ Chicken Pizza - £6.50

9" Pepperoni Pizza - £6.50

9" Roasted Veg Pizza - £6.50

6 Crispy Hot Wings - £4.95

Nachos - £3.65 Served with cheese, guacamole, sour cream, jalapenos and salsa

Slices of Garlic Bread - £1.50

Host an event

Our venues and services are run by the Students’ Union so if you’re a society 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. For pre-arranged events we are able to extend our opening hours to 11pm, or even later if pre-arranged enough in advance

To book, email or call 01273 642791 or 01273 643948


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