UNM Health System Dining Options

Whether you need a quick coffee, snack or meal, you can enjoy a variety of options at UNM Health locations.

Food & Drink Location Guide

Cafeteria—Main Hospital

Conveniently located on the second floor [PDF], the cafeteria menu that changes daily. Standard favorites such as a fresh salad bar and soups of the day are also available. Find out what’s cooking today on the cafeteria menu.


  • Breakfast: 6–10 a.m..
  • Lunch: 11 a.m.– 2 p.m.
  • Mid-Afternoon: 2 – 4:30 p.m.
  • Dinner: 4:30 – 9 p.m.

The Caring Cup

Get a bagel to go or enjoy a coffee. The Caring Cup is bright and airy with plenty of seating. Choose from lattes, teas, pastries from Le Chantilly, burritos and more from our menu.

Two locations:

The Barbara and Bill Richardson Pavilion, first floor [PDF]

  • Monday: – Friday: 6:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Main Hospital, lobby of third floor [PDF]

  • Monday–Friday: 7 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Gift Shop

Our two gift shops carry magazines, greeting cards, gifts and necessities, along with snacks and beverages.

Two locations:

Main hospital, first floor [PDF]

  • Monday – Friday: 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Barbara and Bill Richardson Pavilion, first floor [PDF]

  • Monday – Friday: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Saturday – Sunday: 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Jersey Jacks—Open 24/7

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. See menu and order online.
Jersey Jacks is located at the Barbara and Bill Richardson Pavilion, first floor [PDF].

SUBWAY®—Open 24/7

Find sub favorites, any time of day or night. It’s located in the outdoor drop-off area [PDF] in the walkway between the main hospital and the Barbara and Bill Richardson Pavilion.

The happy heart BISTRO serves up made-to-order dishes crafted from fresh, local and organic ingredients.

Hours: Monday–Friday: 7 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

  • Breakfast is served until 10:30 a.m.
  • Lunch is served 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • Coffee and Grab-and-Go snacks available 2 – 3:30 p.m.

The cafeteria serves up a variety of entrees each day, from pasta dishes to chicken tenders and soups.


  • Breakfast: 7 – 9:45 a.m.
  • Closed: 9:45 – 11 a.m.
  • Lunch: 11 a.m. – 1:15 p.m.

The El Oso Café is a full-service café to dine in or carry out.


  • Monday–Friday: 7 a.m. – 4 p.m.


A full-service cafeteria on the first floor features a full salad bar and a daily special with ethnic cuisines.


  • 8 a.m. – 7 p.m.


Stop by the first-floor location for coffee and pastries.


  • 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.