A canteen is available in Hamburg and Zeuthen, and the Hamburg site also has a bistro. These facilities are operated by an external service provider.

Starting August 1, 2018, users in the canteen/cafeteria in Hamburg can make cashless payments using an anonymous chip card. Instructions for using the cashless payment system can be found here. (Only German Version, english version will follow soon).

Certain catering areas can be made available to staff for special events (including after normal working hours) subject to prior arrangement with V1 or V1/Z.

To book these facilities, please contact Raumbuchung

Additionally, there are drinks and snack machines situated in various buildings. If you have any questions about the food and drink on offer, please contact the catering committee, staff council or V1 or V1/Z.

The weekly menu and further information on the canteen and the ordering of catering services can be found at



Post Office

Mo - Fr 11am until 2pm

Cafeteria & Bistro
Mo - Fr 7am - 11pm
starting 5pm Bistro service

Sa        8am - 3pm
Break  10am - 10:30am

Sun      8am- 4pm
Brunch 10am - 3pm


Silke Aguado Prehn
T. +49 (0) 40 8998 2485

Hye Yeon Park
T. +49 (0) 40 8998 3381

application/pdf Instructions on the use of the cashless payment system (773KB)
Instructions on the use of the cashless payment system