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On-campus dining

Our St. Paul Campus provides several options for meals and snacks throughout the day. For more options, view our off campus dining and meal delivery options.

At Children’s – St. Paul

Smith & Grand Café
The Smith & Grand Café offers deli, salad bar and hot entrees (dine-in or take-out). Gift cards may be purchased from the cashier. Hours are listed on the menu.  View the menu.

Vending machines
Vending machines can be found:

  • On the first floor, next to Smith & Grand Café
  • On the first floor near the United Hospital cafeteria
  • On the first floor of  the Garden View Medical Building
  • On the third floor in the skyway connecting Sky Tower and River Tower

Family Resource Center  
Complimentary breakfast snacks are available for patient families from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., Monday -Friday. On weekends, breakfast snacks available upon request from the second floor Welcome Center 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Complimentary coffee and other beverages are available throughout the day in the Family Resource Center.

GINKGO Coffee Bar and Deli
Coffee, espresso drinks, smoothies, bakery, fruit, sandwiches, and soups. Gift cards are available. Open 6:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Room service
4-3663 (4-FOOD)

Families may order from the patient menu found in each room.  See “Room Service for Guests” inside the menu for more information. Visa, Mastercard and social service/breastfeeding coupons will be accepted for payment.

At United Hospital (adjacent to Children’s – St. Paul)

Breakaway Café
The United Hospital cafeteria offers deli, salad bar and hot entrees (dine-in or take-out). Gift cards may be purchased from the cashier.

Euro Deli   
The deli next to United Hospital’s cafeteria offers coffee, pastries, deli sandwiches, grab and go meals.

Please note: These listings are provided for patient, family, and visitor reference only. They are not Children’s recommendations.



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