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UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Food Services department provides meals and specialized formula to meet the individual needs of inpatients. Upon admission, your child will be introduced to the meal program and how it works. Patients may order meals daily from 7 a.m.–8 p.m. They may order anything they like, as long as it is within their diet order. The Nutrition Operator in the call center will be able to assist each patient. If a patient is unable to order his or her meals, a parent, caregiver, nurse or Nutrition Services representative may assist. Meals will be delivered within 45 minutes of ordering.
If your child has special dietary needs, including food allergies, please inform your nurse upon admission.
Parents may eat with their child by ordering a guest tray.
The cafeteria is located in the main hospital, Floor 3, and serves a variety of food choices. These choices range from convenient grab-and-go salads and sandwiches, to hot and delicious home-cooked entrees, specialty deli sandwiches, pizza by the slice, full selection of grilled offerings, and fresh made sushi.
The Koala Cafe at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh features an extensive menu, including a healthy and hearty bowl concept, snacks, sandwiches, hot dogs, salads, soft pretzels, Dole Whip fruit (dairy free) and vanilla soft serve (lactose free) and toppings, milkshakes, smoothies, and more. We are located in the main hospital on Floor 3, across from the Cafeteria.
Check out the digital menu boards inside the hospital for specific menus. Please call us at 412-692-8203 during business hours for more information.
Credit cards are accepted. Gift certificates are available for purchase.
Darius Balthrop, Supervisor, 412-689-8890
Samuel Kane, Director of Food & Nutrition Services, 412-403-3249
Starbucks is located in the main lobby on the first floor of the hospital, adjacent to the gift shop. This location is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, for the convenience and enjoyment of patients, families, visitors, and employees. Sit down or grab-and-go items are available, including Starbucks signature freshly brewed coffee, a wide range of beverages, sandwiches, salads, snacks, and more.
Open daily: 5 a.m.– 4 a.m.
Vending machines are available 24 hours a day and are located on Floor 3, adjacent to the Emergency Department; Floors 2, 3, and 4 in the surgery waiting room and the CICU; in the PICU on Floor 5; and on Floor 6 in the Family Lounge.
Children's Hospital's main campus is located in the Lawrenceville neighborhood. Our main hospital address is:
UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
One Children’s Hospital Way
4401 Penn Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
In addition to the main hospital, Children's has many convenient locations in other neighborhoods throughout the greater Pittsburgh region.
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