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Dol.che Vita

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Dol.cHe Vita Café, located in the Palmer Building, is currently open 08:30 until 15:30 every Monday-Friday. Offering a limited selection of take-away hot and cold drinks, plus cakes, pastries and confectionary.

Please note we cannot offer seating for the time being, but the situation is being continuously reviewed in line with government advice. A wider range of services, such as seating and an expanded menu, will be introduced as early as possible.

Please remember to wear your face coverings when visiting inline with current government legislation.

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Outdoor seating


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University of Reading, Palmer Building, Whiteknights Campus

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Opening Times

Out of Term Time Current Period

12 Jun 2021 – 26 Sep 2021
Monday: 8:30 am – 3:30 pm
Tuesday: 8:30 am – 3:30 pm
Wednesday: 8:30 am – 3:30 pm
Thursday: 8:30 am – 3:30 pm
Friday: 8:30 am – 3:30 pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

Term Time

27 Sep 2021 – 10 Dec 2021
Monday: 8:00 am – 7:00 pm
Tuesday: 8:00 am – 7:00 pm
Wednesday: 8:00 am – 7:00 pm
Thursday: 8:00 am – 7:00 pm
Friday: 8:00 am – 7:00 pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

Bank Holiday and Closure Days

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