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Cafeteria & Retail Store

Visitors are welcome to eat in the Canteen.  We offer hot and cold entrees, beverages and desserts. Vending machines are available for your convenience 24 hours a day.

Canteen Hours of Operation


Located on the third floor
7 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday with a limited selection after 1:30 p.m.  

Coffee Shop in Omaha

Our Starbucks® Coffee Shop in Omaha is located on the first floor in the lobby of the main hospital. Visitors may select from a variety of pastries, light sandwiches, and beverages.
6:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Friday
7 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Saturday
Closed, Sunday 

Grand Island

Located on the first floor
7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Monday through Friday  


Vending area located in the Basement
Open seven days a week. 

Retail Store

We offer a full-service retail store with such products as electronics, cosmetics, toiletries and clothing. Items may be purchased tax-free. The retail store is open to patients, staff and caregivers.


Located on the third floor near the Canteen
Hours of Operation:  
7 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Friday
9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday
9 a.m. to noon, Sunday 

Grand Island

Located on the first floor with the Canteen
Hours of Operation:  7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Monday through Friday