Cafeteria | Blank Children's Hospital in Des Moines, Iowa
Blank Children's Hospital

Food & Meals

Cafeteria

Family members and friends are invited to dine in the Iowa Methodist Medical Center cafeteria on Level B. The deli and grill are open Monday - Friday from 5:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. and from 2 to 4 a.m. On weekends and holidays, the hours of operation are 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. with the hot line closed from 1:30 to 4 p.m.

Gateway Cafe

Gateway Café is located near the Younker main entrance on the first floor. The café is open Monday through Fridays, excluding holidays. A continental type breakfast is served from 7 to 10 a.m., which includes coffee, donuts and muffins. Lunch items are available from 10:45 a.m. to 2:00 pm.

Guest Trays

Family members and friends may also order guest room service meals from a room service menu available from your host/hostess or from your floor staff. For each guest meal, there is a fee. Visa and MasterCard are accepted as the method of payment.

Vending Machines

Vending machines are available next to the elevators on Blank 5.

Atrium Food Service

The Atrium Food Service area is located in the atrium of the Methodist Medical Plaza at the west end of the campus. Hours of operation are Monday through Friday (closed holidays) from 6:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Des Moines Restaurants

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