UnityPoint Health - Des Moines

Food & Meals

Family members and friends are invited to dine at Iowa Lutheran's cafeteria, located on Level B. Deli sandwiches, salads and other cold food items are available daily in the cafeteria from 10:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Hours of service seven days a week are 6:00 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Monday through Friday

  • Breakfast 6 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.
  • Lunch 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
  • Dinner 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
  • Overnight 2:00 a.m. to 4 a.m. (not available on weekends or holidays)

Saturday and Sunday

  • 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.


Guest Trays

Family members and friends may order guest trays for a nominal charge to eat in your room. While the cost for guest trays is not covered by insurance, the charges can be added to your hospital bill. Nursing staff will order a guest tray upon request. 

Vending Machines

A vending area is located on the first floor and is open 24 hours a day.