Celebrate Graduation 2014 in style!

Celebrate your April and July Graduation in style with the Courtyard Restaurant at the heart of the Aston campus. Overlooking the landscaped courtyard within Conference Aston’s urban chic hotel and conference centre, enjoy a delicious three course celebration luncheon for just £22.45. Take the time out with family and friends to relax and enjoy your day and the Conference Aston team will ensure the Champagne is on ice, awaiting your arrival!


Call Raj Biran on 0121 204 3726 or email r.biran@aston.ac.uk  to reserve your table.

The celebration lunches are always popular, so book early as we have limited spaces available. Closing date for April Graduation bookings is 9th April 2014.

Further information, including hotel bedroom bookings and other details on the 2014 Graduation ceremonies can be found online.

Graduation Lunch

Sitting times and menus

Sitting A: 12.00 - 13.15 - for late afternoon ceremonies
Sitting B: 13.30 - 14.30 - for morning ceremony

Three Course Celebration Lunch: £22.45         
Celebrate in style with our House Champagne from £31.50 per bottle.
A full wine list is also available.

Celebration Lunch Menu


Cream of white onion soup, caramelised white onions and leeks, chive crème fraîche

Pressed terrine of English chicken with sage and shallot relish, watercress and bitter leaf salad with toasted sour dough crisp breads

Marinated buffalo mozzarella and heirloom tomato salad, basil pesto dressing and baby herbs


Seared breast of chicken, buttered savoy cabbage, creamed potatoes and glazed roots, white wine jus

Roasted fillet of Scottish salmon, olive oil whipped potatoes, spinach and ratatouille vegetables, vine tomato and soft herb essence

Roasted field mushroom, spiced aubergine confit, soft herb and saffron Quinoa, greens and fine beans, roasted red pepper and tomato jus


Classic lemon tart, lemon cheesecake parfait, sweet ginger and oat crumble

Dark chocolate fondant, vanilla cream and bitter chocolate sauce

Sliced fresh fruit platter, caramelised orange and vanilla syrup

Followed by freshly brewed tea, coffee and mint chocolates


The Courtyard Restaurant is located within Aston Business School Conference Centre and Hotel, within the Aston Business School building, directly opposite the Aston University Main Building entrance. (Building with red and blue sky lifts) Menu may be subject to slight change and will be advised accordingly.

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