Meals, Lodging & St. Joseph's-Area Attractions

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Meals, Lodging & St. Joseph's-Area Attractions


St. Joseph's Cafeteria offers hot entrees, salads, sandwiches, burgers, fries, drinks and desserts.

The cafeteria is located on the lobby level and serving hours are:

  • Breakfast: 6:30 to 10:30 am
  • Lunch: 11 am to 1:30 pm
  • Dinner: 4:30 to 6:45 pm

The self-serve salad and sandwich bar is open between serving hours.

GINKGO Coffee and Smoothie Bar

Located just inside the patient drop-off/pick-up loop on 10th Street, at the corner of St. Peter and 10th, GINKGO is a fast, friendly and convenient stop for those already in the hospital building as well as those passing by.

GINKGO Coffee and Smoothie Bar serves sandwiches, soup, salads, fresh-baked pastries, and a wide range of beverages, including fruit smoothies and espresso drinks.

Hours of operation: Monday through Friday, 6:30 am to 8 pm, and Saturday, 7:30 am to 2:30 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 located just outside the cafeteria are available 24 hours a day.


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

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Area hotels

A number of hotels are located near St. Joseph's. Many offer free shuttle service and reduced rates for families of St. Joseph's patients. For details and rates, please contact the hotels directly. Rates are subject to change.

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Area attractions