Bethesda Hospital

Long-term acute care for medically complex patients.
Bethesda Hospital

Meals, Lodging & Bethesda-Area Attractions

Meals and restaurant options

Bethesda Gallery Café

Bethesda Gallery Café is located on C-level of Bethesda by the North Elevators. The Café offers a wide variety of hot entrees, burgers, fries, sandwiches and a self-serve salad bar.

Serving hours are:

Monday through Friday

  • 7 to 10:30 am
  • 11 am to 3:30 pm
  • 4:30 to 6:30 pm

Saturdays, Sundays and holidays

The café is closed on weekends and holidays, but a modified room service menu is available between 11:30 am and 6:30 pm.

Room service

Dining by Design, HealthEast’s inpatient room service, offers guest trays for patient visitors. Orders are taken by the Room Service Ambassador by calling the number listed on the menu. The price is $7 for breakfast, lunch or dinner; cash, check or credit card are accepted.

Vending machines

Vending machines are available 24 hours a day on C-level.


St. Paul offers a wide array of restaurants for every palate — from upscale dining to lunches on-the-go.

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Hotels and lodging

Hospitality rooms

A limited number of hospitality rooms are available on the Bethesda campus for out-of-town family and friends. Guests may stay up to five nights (based on availability). All guests must be healthy and capable of caring for themselves. Bethesda Hospital is an alcohol- and tobacco-free environment.

Due to high demand, we are not able to issue more than one room per family. Up to two people may occupy a room. There is a suggested minimum donation of $25 per night.

For information, availability and reservations, contact the Welcome Center at 651-232-2228.

Area hotels

There are a number of hotels located near Bethesda Hospital. Many offer reduced rates for families of Bethesda patients. For details and rates, please contact the hotels directly. Rates are subject to change. Make sure to ask for the HealthEast rate when making your reservation.

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Stop by the Welcome Center for a complete listing of area hotels, restaurants, shopping venues and other local attractions. We can also provide you with travel instructions and a map for an easier commute.

Area attractions