Menus and Dining

Main Cafeteria Salad Bar at UMMC

A variety of dining options are located throughout the UMMC campus and in surrounding neighborhoods.

    Campus menus

    On-campus dining

    Located on the first floor of University Hospital, our main cafeteria offers an inviting, modern atmosphere with restaurant-style seating. Fresh, made-to-order, and international cuisines are offered at six dining stations throughout the week, and a kitchen stocked with state-of-the-art appliances and cookware produces the finest quality food for patients and cafeteria visitors alike.

    Guests of hospital patients may purchase meal tickets at the main cafeteria to have an additional meal tray delivered to the room.

    Our cafeteria features:

    • Large dining area with restaurant-style seating
    • Fresh and healthy menu choices
    • Favorites station, which serves fresh, hot entreés 
    • Grill station, pizza station, and made-to-order salad station
    • Interactive station with daily specials ranging from pad thai to taco salad, prepared to order by a chef

    University Hospital cafeteria

    Located in the adult hospital, the main cafeteria offers specialty items, including:

    Hours of operation

    Our service hours provide sufficient time for preparation between meals and for daily deep-cleaning of facilities and equipment. 

    • Breakfast   6:00 - 9:30 a.m.
    • Snack 9:30 - 10:30 a.m.
    • Closed 10:30 - 11 a.m.
    • Lunch  11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
    • Snack 2:00 - 4:30 p.m.
    • Dinner  5:00 - 8:00 p.m.
    • Snack 8:00 - 10:30 p.m.
    • Closed 10:30 - 11:00 p.m.
    • Night meal 11:00 p.m. - 3:00 a.m.
    • Closed 3:00 a.m. - 6:00 a.m.

    Wiser Bistro

    The Wiser Bistro is located on the ground floor of Wiser Hospital for Women & Infants.

    • Open 7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., Monday through Friday
    • Offers: 
      • Breakfast items
      • Made-to-order grilled selections
      • Freshly baked individual pizzas
      • Salad bar 
      • Grab-and-go options

    Nelson Student Union food court

    The food court is located on the first floor of Nelson Student Union.

    • Open 7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., Monday through Friday
    • Offers: 

    Methodist Rehabilitation cafeteria

    A cafeteria is located on the second floor of Methodist Rehabilitation Center.

    • Open daily, 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
    • Offers:
      • Daily specials
      • Soup and salad bar
      • Grab-and-go options


    A Subway restaurant is located down the hall from the University Hospital main cafeteria, in the Addie McBryde building.

    • Open 
      • 7:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m., Monday through Friday
      • 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Saturdays
      • 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Sundays
    • Offers full-service franchise fare.


    A McDonald's restaurant is located on the first floor, between Methodist Rehabilitation Center and University Hospital.

    • Open daily, 6:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. 
    • Offers full-service franchise fare.

    Seattle's Best Coffee

    Seattle's Best Coffee is located in the University Physicians Pavilion.

    • Open: 7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday
    • Offers Seattle's Best gourmet coffees as well as sodas, pastries, and snacks.


    Starbucks coffee is on the first floor of University Hospital, at the top of the staircase from the front lobby.

    • Open 6:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m., Monday through Friday
    • Offers Starbucks gourmet coffees as well as sodas, pastries, and snacks.

    Area restaurants

    A variety of restaurants can be found in nearby neighborhoods and offer foods ranging from local fare to international cuisines.