UnityPoint Health - Des Moines

Food & Meals

Iowa Methodist offers a variety of meals and snacks. Located on level B, the Southview Cafeteria is open:

Monday through Friday

  • Breakfast 5 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.
  • Lunch 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Dinner 4 p.m. to 7:30 p.m
  • Overnight 2 a.m. to 4 a.m.

Weekends and Holidays

  • Breakfast 6 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.
  • Lunch 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Dinner 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Younker Cafe

The Younker Cafe is located near the Younker main entrance on the first floor. The café is open Monday through Fridays, excluding holidays. Continental Coffee Cart is located at the information desk near the North Entrance. A continental type breakfast is served from 8 to 10 a.m., which includes coffee, donuts and muffins. Lunch items are available from 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 pm.

Guest Trays

Family members and friends may order guest trays for a nominal charge to eat in a patient room. While the cost for guest trays is not covered by insurance, the charges can be added to a patient's hospital bill. The nursing staff will order a tray for guests, if requested.

Vending Machines

Vending machines on the first floor of the Iowa Methodist north wing are open 24 hours a day. The vending machine area on the first floor of Younker Rehabilitation Center is open daily from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Atrium Food Service

The Atrium Food Service area is located in the atrium of Iowa Methodist at the west end of the campus. Hours of operation are Monday through Friday from 6:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.