Emergency Department

202 S. Park St.
Madison, WI 53715

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Patient & Visitor Dining 

UnityPoint Health – Meriter is proud to offer our patients excellent meals and service, delivering what you want to eat, when you want to eat. Every effort is made to provide a variety of great tasting food served by a professional and courteous staff — from the person who takes your order to the attendant who delivers your tray.

Room Service for Patients 

To place an order with a room service representative, please dial 7-8888 from your hospital room telephone. Room service is available 6:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. We have menus to accommodate whatever diet your doctor orders and will assist you in your choices. 

If you have special dietary requirements that you would like us to know about prior to your hospital admission, please call (608) 417-6132.

Patient & Visitor Dining 

Meriter Cafe 

Open daily, the cafeteria offers a variety of freshly prepared entrees served at meal times. Pre made salads and sandwiches are available throughout the day, along with a wide assortment of beverages and snacks.

Meriter Cafe Menu

  • Location: Hospital, Tower, Level 1
  • Meal Service: Open daily
  • Breakfast: 6:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. 
  • Lunch: 11:15 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. 
  • Dinner: 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. 

Greenbush Garden Bistro 

Restaurant-style service available Monday through Friday. Greenbush Garden Bistro Breakfast & Lunch Menu

  • Location: Main Lobby, Level 2
  • Hours: Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. 

Dr. Joe Coffee Kiosk

Hot and cold espresso drinks, local coffee, smoothies, fresh bakery, grab-n-go soups and sandwiches.

  • Location: Hospital, Atrium Lobby, Level 2 
  • Hours: Monday through Friday, 6:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. 

Vending Machines

Snacks, sandwiches and beverages, accessible 24 hours/day. Cash and credit card accepted. Located directly below the lobby, accessible by Tower elevators. Exit Level 1, turn right, climb the short flight of stairs, machines are on your right. Vending machines containing snacks and drinks are also available on most patient floors.