Opening Times


  • Monday 12:00 - 23:00
  • Tuesday 12:00 - 23:00
  • Wednesday 12:00 - 01:00
  • Thursday 12:00 - 23:00
  • Friday 12:00 - 02:00
  • Saturday 12:00 - 00:00
  • Sunday 12:00 - 22:30

Closing times will change at the Manager's discretion

Food serving times

  • Monday - Friday 12:00 - 22:00
  • Saturday and Sunday 12:00 - 21:00

FiveSixEight is the perfect place to head for lunch after lectures or for a lively drink with a group of friends in the evening. We have a mixture of indoor and outdoor seating and show all major sporting events in HD on our massive screens and projectors. A gathering place for all students, it is truly one of the central social areas for every student at Imperial.

With pints starting from just £2.60 and a burger and chips from £5.00, FiveSixEight is great value for money.

From our weekly Super Quiz every Tuesday, to our club nights on Wednesday and Friday, there is always a lot going on in FiveSixEight!

Want to reserve a table in our bars?

You can book a table in The Union Bar or FiveSixEight for you and your friends using the form at the bottom of the page.


There's also great food and drink deals all week...

Monday Curry Night - Curry and drink starting from just £6.20
Tuesday lunch times Burger & Drink deals from just £5.00
Thursdays Buy One Get One Half Price on all 12" pizzas
Weekend breakfast from 12:00-15:00 for just £4.85 or £5.60 with tea, coffee or small juice
Sunday Roasts meat or veggie all day for just £6.00
... and all day Saturday and Sunday Burger & Drink deals from £5.00

Read our full Food menu.


Permanent ales in the bars are Greene King IPA (3.6% ABV, £3.20 a pint) and Sharp's Atlantic (4.2% ABV, £3.30 a pint), and we regularly have guest ales on tap as well. Keep an eye out online for details of upcoming guest ales, and ale festivals throughout the year! 

FiveSixEight is Cask Masque accredited, guaranteeing that you receive a great pint of cask ale with every visit!

The bar stocks a great range of beers, ciders, soft drinks, spirits and wines, so there is something for every taste! If you're looking for something a bit different, why not take a look at our premium drinks menu?

Live Sport

FiveSixEight has Sky Sports and BT Sport, and we show all the best games and events live on our big screens.  FiveSixEight is open from midday, so come down and grab yourself some food and drink during the matches!

Your sport not being shown? Let the bar staff know and, if there's not already a game on, we'll get it on the screens!

Our Customer Service Promises

Our aim is to offer you great value for money on all of our products, provide excellent customer service in all of our outlets and venues, and deliver a range of events to cater for the diverse student community at Imperial. Learn more about Our Promises .

Book a Table

We do not accept bookings on Wednesdays and Fridays. Please also note that we cannot accept bookings more than 2 weeks in advance.