Hospitality accredited provider
AA College Rosette: Award (34 Restaurant)
Exeter College is a large, thriving and growing tertiary college which places teaching, learning and student success as a top priority. We enjoy an excellent regional reputation. The college was judged as outstanding by Ofsted in a pilot "no notice" inspection in 2012, and again in a full inspection in 2014. We were awarded the Times Educational Supplement 'Outstanding Provider of the Year in 2012 and BTEC College of the Year in 2014.
The @34 Restaurant is located within the campus grounds of Exeter College, and a truly unique culinary experience that it is catered for and run by the students of Exeter College themselves.
Both in college and in the faculty we have high expectations of our students and staff and each year their combined efforts result in excellence in hospitality throughout.
"Exeter college catering is just first class, from level 1 all the way to level 3! The lectures are extremely passionate about teaching the future generation of chefs and that is what made the 3 years so amazing! If I had to opportunity to do it all over again.. I would!
"This is an accolade for the department that is very well deserved. Being focused is key, head down and listen up, then you will go far!" - Galley Topsham
"Such a great achievement for all involved both student’s lecturers and of course industry employers like ourselves. Exeter college restaurant isn’t turning out robots but quality individuals primed for a life in catering - just reward for all their efforts!" - Jack in the Green:
"I think it's a wonderful accolade for Exeter college to receive and for the chefs during this time to achieve also. It’s great for them to have the opportunity to be involved and say that they have worked to that level at college. Having eaten at @34 a few times the food is outstanding and knowing it’s been produced by students is remarkable and a credit to their lecturers." - Woodbury Park Hotel & Golf Club