UNM Children’s Hospital and UNM Hospital offer several food options for visitors. Patients can order in-room dining through the bedside books in their room.

Visitors are also welcome to order food for delivery to the hospital. And for those who want to explore Albuquerque, the city is full of unique restaurants, cafes and diners. Explore your options in ABQ.

Food Options at UNM Hospital

The cafeteria, located on the second floor of the Main Hospital, features a menu that changes daily. You’ll also find standard favorites, such as a fresh salad bar and soups of the day. You can pay with cash or a credit card.

  • Breakfast: 4-10 a.m.
  • Lunch: 11 a.m.– 2 p.m.
  • Mid-afternoon: 2-4:30 p.m.
  • Dinner: 4:30-10 p.m.

Jersey Jacks

When you’re craving a Frank Sinatra (corned beef and swiss cheese), a Goodfellas Hero (ham, roast beef and swiss), or any kind of sandwich, walk up or call ahead to order. Jersey Jack’s is open 24/7 except on Sundays when it closes at 8 p.m. You’ll find it in the Barbara and Bill Richardson Pavilion, first floor.


Find sub favorites, from turkey, ham and combo subs any time of day or night. It’s located in the outdoor drop-off area in the walkway between the main hospital and the Barbara and Bill Richardson Pavilion. 

Espresso Café

Whether you’re in a rush and want a burrito to go, or want a spot to sip coffee, the Espresso Café is bright and airy with plenty of seating. Find two locations - one in the BBRP and the other in the main hospital. Grab a latte, tea, pastry from Le Chantilly, fresh bagel or burrito.


The Barbara and Bill Richardson Pavilion, first floor

  • Monday to Friday: 6:30 a.m.–5 p.m.
  • Saturday: 7 a.m.–1 p.m.
  • Sunday: 8 a.m.– 12p.m.

Main Hospital, lobby of third floor

Monday-Friday: 7 a.m.–2 p.m.

Snack Bar

The Snack Bar located on the second floor in the Main Hospital is the ideal place to stop when you want a quick refreshment or a pick-me-up such as a banana or muffin for breakfast, or a hotdog for lunch. Open Monday to Friday, 7:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m.

Gift Shop

Both locations carry the usual magazines, greeting cards, toiletries and other gifts and necessities. Don’t forget to pick up a snack – chips, granola bars, nuts, candy bars, a variety of beverages and more.


Barbara and Bill Richardson Pavilion

Monday-Friday: 9 a.m.–6 p.m.

Saturday – Sunday:11 a.m.–5 p.m.

Main Hospital, first floor

Monday-Friday: 9 a.m.– 6 p.m.