E.P. Taylor’s


E.P. Taylor’s Cafe & Lounge is the place to go on campus for great food at student-friendly prices. Our menu features fresh, handmade selections with plenty of vegetarian, gluten-free and Halal options, plus amazing deals offered daily. Whether you’re looking for a casual place to study, a game of pool, a quick lunch between classes or a spot to grab coffee with friends, our cozy lounge is the place the be.

As a service of the SA, we host pub nights, karaoke nights, concerts, Club & Society events, and more! The Cafe & Lounge is available as a venue for rent to students, staff and faculty, and the public. Catering is also available.




Who can attend an event at E.P. Taylor’s?

SA events are open to full-time Durham College and UOIT students, as well as alumni and guests. Students must provide their school ID (and valid photo ID for 19+ events). Alumni must provide an alumni card (and valid photo ID for 19+ events). Guests must be 19+ with valid photo ID for all events, even if the event is all ages for students.

How do I get tickets to an event at E.P. Taylor’s?

Tickets for most EP’s events are sold at the Tuck Shop. Limited quantities may be available at the door. Most events are open to students and alumni, who may bring one guest per person. Guests must always be 19+ with valid ID. Students and alumni are required to present valid school ID or alumni cards.

Do I have to pay for parking if I’m going to an event at E.P. Taylor’s?

Parking in gated lots on campus (excluding Founders 1) is a $3 flat rate after 5PM. Pay and display lots are also available. For more parking information, visit the Durham College website.

How can my band play at E.P. Taylor’s?

Inquiries regarding talent booking can be sent to the SA’s Campus Life Coordinator.


Student Centre, 1st Floor

Express,  Cafe & Lounge
Mon to Thur, 8AM-5PM • Fri, 10AM-5PM

Shawna Carvery, Interim Senior Manager of Hospitality

905 721 1609 ext. 3992